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Thinking about creating a casual clan for me and 2 IRL friends... is it worth it?


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Tigermisu #1 Posted Jun 26 2018 - 06:05

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Hello! I am a retired-ish WoT player that only plays 20-30 matches a week with IRL friends nowadays. I was thinking of making a clan using my endless stash of leftover gold from the good old times, but was wondering if it is worth it?

 

World of Tanks has changed a lot since, and all those features such as strongholds are new to me. Are they worth it for a clan with ~3 players or should I simply pass?

 

Thanks in advance.



JakeTheMystic #2 Posted Jun 26 2018 - 06:15

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If you just want to run around with a clan tag and fancy clan logo, sure, it can be worth it.

 

But if you want to be an active clan that participated in things like strongholds and benefit from the perks of being in an active clan, most likely not. 

 

Trying to build a clan from scratch nowadays just doesn't happen, not without having some sort of starting foundation and reputation to build one. 



Tigermisu #3 Posted Jun 26 2018 - 06:27

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How many players are needed to be able to benefit from the perks?

 

Let's say we recruit average players, at least 1800 recent WN8



xrays_ #4 Posted Jun 26 2018 - 07:25

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Think about why you would create the Clan and what you could gain from being in it with only a few players. The only real benefits I can see is that they will be easier to platoon with (show up in the Clan roster when they're online), and you won't get harassed about joining other clans. It's sort of why I have stayed with my Clan, as we haven't done anything competitive in over a year, but the friends that have stuck around are worth it.

 

As for the "perks" of being in a Clan, there really aren't any if you're not running clan activities, which is near impossible without a few members willing to run Strongholds. There isn't much in the way of costs, aside from the initial set-up fee (2,500 Gold), but you might also want your own TS/Discord server, and more facilities down the line if you recruit more players.

 

Alternatively, if you're just looking for a place to hold up, with no expectations but all the infrastructure, there are many clans out there for good players - like mine.

 

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StainlessRat #5 Posted Jun 26 2018 - 14:02

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No. Just find a place that welcomes casual play.
You might even make some more friends in the process.  

yewchung #6 Posted Jul 26 2018 - 17:52

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Definitely not worth the money.

elemantis #7 Posted Aug 26 2018 - 15:24

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honestly come join my clan, its what i did. relaxed play when you want type of clan. we got people who leave for some time, got real life stuff to do. my requirements are pretty easy, get discord its free to get. and you dont need a mic, its only for qhen you hop into detachments. we use credit boosters and all the other boosters as well. check us out bud.

yewchung #8 Posted Today, 06:53 AM

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So how is that clan of yours working out? I see 7 people




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