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Ich_bin_Hass #1 Posted Apr 12 2018 - 23:16

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Was the Highway map removed ? Don't get me wrong it wasn't a fav of mine. But it's better than Ensk and Mines 

bilzbobaggins #2 Posted Apr 12 2018 - 23:19

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Guess it did not get the HD treatment.  

sahmlockhart #3 Posted Apr 12 2018 - 23:21

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gone since 9.0, about 3-4 years ago

__Worm__ #4 Posted Apr 12 2018 - 23:25

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View Postsahmlockhart, on Apr 12 2018 - 15:21, said:

gone since 9.0, about 3-4 years ago

 

I coulda sworn I played that map couple of weeks ago ...

 

you thinking of Port?



BattlecryGWJ #5 Posted Apr 12 2018 - 23:28

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I believe that WG wasn't happy with the conversion to HD, so they're still working on it.

SenaKashiwazaki #6 Posted Apr 12 2018 - 23:36

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Too bad. I liked that map somewhat....

PAVSon #7 Posted Apr 12 2018 - 23:37

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Here's a link to a previous forum post on the subject in general:

 

http://forum.worldof...-removed-in-10/



bilzbobaggins #8 Posted Apr 12 2018 - 23:49

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So glad sacred valley is out of the rotation.  Tiny map with 1/3 of the map unplayable ground.

tod914 #9 Posted Apr 13 2018 - 00:24

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Less maps should definitely keep the server population up.

Edited by tod914, Apr 13 2018 - 00:40.


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View Postsahmlockhart, on Apr 12 2018 - 23:21, said:

gone since 9.0, about 3-4 years ago

If only, that map is probably one of my least favorite maps to play..



sahmlockhart #11 Posted Apr 13 2018 - 00:51

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View Post__Worm__, on Apr 12 2018 - 17:25, said:

 

I coulda sworn I played that map couple of weeks ago ...

 

you thinking of Port?

 

yeah, that's the one, where any tank without armor is particularly useless and arty has no shots

Stormer100 #12 Posted Apr 13 2018 - 00:52

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View Postsahmlockhart, on Apr 12 2018 - 22:21, said:

gone since 9.0, about 3-4 years ago

 

You might be thinking of Northwest, which was removed about that long ago.

Highway just didn't get converted to HD yet, but it will eventually and will be readded.

I personally would've been in favor of WG not removing maps that weren't converted to HD, but just keep them and remove them once the HD version is complete.



Stormer100 #13 Posted Apr 13 2018 - 00:55

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View PostPAVSon, on Apr 12 2018 - 22:37, said:

Here's a link to a previous forum post on the subject in general:

 

http://forum.worldof...-removed-in-10/

 

Guess that makes Klondike the most shortlived map in the game?

Edited by Stormer100, Apr 13 2018 - 00:55.


JakeTheMystic #14 Posted Apr 13 2018 - 01:08

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They had to take out a couple of maps since they didn't make it to HD yet. They are planning on adding them back in a near-future update. 

Silversound #15 Posted Apr 13 2018 - 01:09

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I actually really like Highway.

 

Didn't they even the terrain out a few years ago?

If I recall correctly, it used to be a deeper bowl.

 

Or am I just thinking of El Halluf? One of my least favorite maps...



Karl__Childers #16 Posted Apr 13 2018 - 02:07

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View Postsahmlockhart, on Apr 12 2018 - 17:21, said:

gone since 9.0, about 3-4 years ago

 

Uhhh NO....  Removed in 1.0

ShadowPatriot #17 Posted Apr 13 2018 - 17:07

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you guys noticed, sacred valley and swamp, both maps were awesome until wargaming (broke) updated them. now they have been removed from the game and probly will never return. 

Nunya_000 #18 Posted Apr 13 2018 - 18:13

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View PostIch_bin_Hass, on Apr 12 2018 - 14:16, said:

Was the Highway map removed ? Don't get me wrong it wasn't a fav of mine. But it's better than Ensk and Mines 

 

I believe the Highway map is under construction.  An alternate detour route is through Redshire.  

Ich_bin_Hass #19 Posted Apr 17 2018 - 04:01

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View Postsahmlockhart, on Apr 12 2018 - 16:21, said:

gone since 9.0, about 3-4 years ago

 

You're talking about Port.

M0nkE #20 Posted Apr 17 2018 - 05:48

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Highway wasn't a particularly good map, but, even while everyone was complaining about it, there were much worse maps.

 

After the HD shift, they made a few maps that were okay much, much worse than Highway ever was, too (looking at you, Erlenberg and Fisherman's Bay).







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