How close you should stay to your toon, for instance. The higher the difference in tiers, the higher the penalty will be. You'll find me playing as both. I'm not the best to answer this question since I'm generally not a big one to platoon. The scout lights up targets for the two platooned and the one or two un-platooned arty present.
Sometimes I trust my mate to hold the flank, sometimes we run together. This, however, is where it can get complicated. Next up is a Battalion Squadron for Cavalry units. This is why you may still encounter battles with an uneven distribution of Heavy tanks on one side. We have broken everything down in to 8 simple steps to help guide you through the process.
This too will become a much more rare occurance, as future tanks will no longer have this special matchmaking. If you press the Back button on your controller, the Xbox Guide will open. When I started platooning, I somehow got the idea it was either I follow mate or mate follows me. Within this guide you will learn the best platoon combinations and some general tips. But I don't think they will increase the limit any time soon.
Due to the addition of new , scout matchmaking is no longer needed. Hello reddit, I am currently looking for a native English speaking platoon mate. I have no use for sound and my wife would kill me if I was talking game related comms in the middle of her watching a show or listening to music. It can strengthen your team with coordinated attacks performed by the Platoon, but can also hinder it if you've chosen vehicles of different tiers. The game is good this way because your platoon of friends lets say 4 or 5 will be in a same bracket as a team of 65% plus players. Sometimes tank and infantry Companies are cross-attached to each other, in which case they are usually referred to as a Team.
The outcome of a battle highly depends on the players and vehicles that make up a team. When I first got In-Game Platoon Invites, that was when Personal Missions had just been implemented. I just look for someone in matchs that seems to get it and does damage, then send an invite for a few games. Frankly a lot of people are just looking for bonus xp or the brothers in arms award I would say 'proper etiquette' is to just do your own thing. Having someone with you that you know has a clue is a great calm.
If your unit comes upon a lone enemy, that enemy is in serious trouble. I play slightly different tooned vs solo. It depends greatly on the nationality of the unit, and the era. I play a lot of tiers 7-9, since I can carry by myself for the wins. Thats something that can be worked out with your platoon partner. Usually do my own thing except in general direction of platoon mate to have supporting fire. With that change, developers will be able to make the necessary improvements to the way teams are created, also known as matchmaking.
I have no other earthly idea why folks would offer up platoon invites in-game, though I accept them whenever I can. Players that prefer to play solo are also an important part of our game. Not entirely leave them out to dry, but not die for them either depends on how well I know them. Roll Together: Utilize Team Tactics As you enter the battlefield, you and your Platoon-mates should coordinate a strategy. The 'only' difference is a huge difference. I play solo, when I'm trying to stay silent. We'll explain how the new matchmaking system works for those who are new to these recent changes.
In a similar fashion, your Platoon can fan out in a small area and control it as a unit. Some pointers: 1 Most teams use voice comms. Not sure about the mac, but on the pc just press shift or whatever key you use to unlock your mouse which allows you to click on the mini map will be the same and move the mouse over to the player asking for a platoon his name on the roster on the left hand side, there should be an icon next to it and left click on it not his tank as this might have you shooting him. At the very least it seems to change my decision making. If I create a platoon of 4-5 tier tanks playing up against tier 7 tanks, my friend with the same specs of 4-5 tier tanks playing up against 7 tier tanks cant join my platoon.