A salvo of Blyskawica's guns does a full 25% more damage than Leningrad or Minsk. Unless they cause a positive discussion. This will boost Blyskawica's gunnery range from 12km to 14. She is the first British-built destroyer in the game after all, with a resemblance that most closely matches the famous Tribal-class destroyers. Often times the first sign that a Shiratsuyu is in the area is the torpedo wall approaching your ship at speed, forcing you to put on your best torpedo beats to survive. But then, I get sunk, blown up, detonated and rammed so much that it's a wonder I remember to put on my pants in the morning most of the time.
However, she only mounts six torpedo tubes versus the minimum of eight found on every other contemporary destroyer. The two ships served alongside each other in multiple operations. Whether played as a gunboat or a torpedo boat, Błyskawica is a very balanced ship that can dish out the damage and rake in the credits. However, on some games, you just won't get a return on your investment. All trademarks and trademark rights pertaining to warships and aircraft are proprietary to the respective rights holders. Lert: With the bots target prioritization being what it is, driving any destroyer is difficult. When he's lit, give him that biblical beating that he deserves with your far superior gunnery.
Please don't bug users with the Supertester flair with marketing questions. Service On 29 August 1939, two days before the outbreak of the Second World War, Błyskawica, Grom, and the Wicher-class destroyer Burza departed from their base on the Baltic as part of the Peking Plan Operation Peking , an attempt to preserve the vessels in the event of war with Germany. This makes any gun fights with Blyskawica interesting and rewarding when you can use your ship's advantages and out play your opponents or infinitely frustrating to forever be caught out of your element. Her 120 mm Bofors and 13. This makes Blyskawica a bit of a long range specialist among destroyers and she's most comfortable engaging enemies at arm's reach.
She's fast, but she's not the fastest ship. It's really up to the player to decide how they want to stack their damage. Mouse guides are like the item descriptions in Dark Souls. Basic Fire Training increases her rate of fire and Demolition Expert to increase the raw chance of starting a blaze. Check out the video and if you are interested in what you saw, why not take her for a spin in-game? I kinda have to give Blyskawica a bit of a pass here. Only enemy aircraft could foul this up, and then only just.
I still love the Blyskawica, she's just so flexible. The ship greatly surpassed rival navies' destroyers in terms of speed and artillery power. See the Manoeuvrability section below for the impacts of Steering Gears Modification 2 on ship turning time. Successful sea trials were followed by her commissioning on 1 October 1937. Just be wary of spotter aircraft. This goes doubly so if a player elects to use Advanced Fire Training.
. She's a legend in her own country and helped save a British town from German air attack during the war. I still read your guide though, front to back. If you're using Blyskawica competitively, then equip Main Armaments Modification 1 and don't skimp out on the Juliet Charlie signals to prevent detonations. Samuel White Shipyard; Cowes, Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom Laid down: 1 October 1935 Launched: 1 October 1936 Commissioned: 1 October 1937 Specifications 2,011 tons displacement, standard 114m length 11m beam 3. And I also feel your pain.
Mahan is a better knife fighter, Shiratsuyu and Akatsuki are better torpedo boats, Leningrad and Minsk are faster - but then I realized: none of those ships are as well-rounded as the Polish cavalrist. © 2012 — 2019 Wargaming. While she didn't have the shell caliber sufficient to land direct damaging hits to many parts of the capital ships she faced, she could light fires aplenty and that worked beautifully. In my opinion she's just a more well-rounded ship than either Russian offering. Know that this harms your fire chances significantly. It should be all fixed now. Blyskawica should be thought of as a gunship that has workable torpedoes.
Camouflage was applied after the ship had refitted with 4-inch dual-purpose guns. However, the resulting Wicher-class destroyers possessed considerable flaws, including low speed, large silhouettes, and inadequate armor. This was a stop gap while I redid the graph. This comes at the expense of what is an excellent chance to set fires. And I totally forgot to do another 0.
She's not a dominant force within her tier. The ship greatly surpassed rival navies' destroyers in terms of speed and artillery power. The added bonus of faster traversing torpedo tubes makes it worth while -- especially compared to the other modules you could place in their stead. Characteristics of all models are realistically reproduced on the basis of technical elements of warships and aircraft from the first half of the 20th century. Blyskawica may be a large destroyer, but she's so very small compared to proper cruisers, like Cleveland. After you've doubled back to grab the other third tier skill, it's time to look at other options.
As the hit point pool of these modules depletes, the odds of a critical hit increase. This particular flaw can be mitigated somewhat with the Steering Gears Modification 2 upgrade, but it makes Vigilance an attractive Level 3 skill for potential commanders lest she blunder into torpedoes and not have enough time to swing out of the way. Ideally, she should be working closely alongside support gunships like Cleveland, Shchors and Yorck, providing second-line artillery fire to supplement the heavy hitters once the enemy destroyer threat is neutralized. Being outspotted by more than 1km by every tier 8 destroyer on a ship whose concealment is supposed to be her greatest asset. Vigilance is a very valuable skill for players who like to contest cap circles early in their Polish destroyer to provide more reaction time to this threat. This little Polish firecracker has been one of my favorite ships in the game ever since she was gifted to me for my birthday in 2016.