use a carrier and AP bomb them, [edited]crapis such a joy when you are in a T6 BB. The Kremlin is always going to be an inconsistent ship, even with Deadeye. Wait, what? But this is a thread where I'm trying to teach people - including complete newbies - about some basic mechanics. Yes, they are called citadels and apart from DDs and some ships you can hit them. Citadel means the part of the ship containing the magazine's, boiler rooms and such. Turtlebacks make them extremely hard to citadel the closer the range is. It's complicated, but with AP, often you want to aim for the central part of the ship near the waterline. Plus, Yamato (and Musashi) have guns of 460mm caliber. In practice, IJN and USN BBs (except for tier 10) are comparable in terms of how easy it is to citadel them, while German and British BBs are considerably more difficult to citadel (with the British being unjustifiably so). Link to post Share on other sites [UNICS] Ysterpyp. The forward turrets has a 127 mm turtleback angled back at 45 degrees that makes it very difficult to citadel in that area even at modest angles off broadside; conversely the machinery spaces has no turtleback and is easier to citadel, but that area is also much shorter than the Iowa's citadel, which doesn't have any kind of angled turtleback. That's what I was trying to say but just did not word it right. Posted November 29, 2017 (edited) Every ship has a different citadel, which has armor of varying thickness, that's angled at different inclinations. So how does this apply to turtlebacks and citadels? If you aim on target 15-20km away, each vertical pixel on your screen would be equal to hundreds of meters, it wouldn't be possible to aim for citadel and such. Most notably German battleships and to a lesser extent cruisers, but more nations experimented with several similar designs. Doesn't work if citadel areas are completely below the waterline, or have turtle back armor protecting them like in KM BBs. Yamato is still a competitive ship, as it has a distinct edge in able to overmatch tier 8+ battleship bows and sterns and tier 10 cruiser decks (except for Moskva), but I agree that at the moment the Montana holds the title of being the most versatile and flexible ship. What's a barbette? Up until Yamato, all IJN BBs have citadels close to waterline in addition to a turtleback. Robert James. Waterline aiming is the general rule to bag citadels, most especially if the target is turning with the ship rolling a tad bit and showing some interesting views of their hull. For example, Roma has notoriously fast AP shells, with normal fuse timing. Lert, February 14, 2018 in Game Support and Bug Reporting. Not because it slows down faster than the slower moving bullet - that would break the laws of physics. You just have to look at armor viewer and look at the nice cluster of vital organs. This is where all the vital machinery is kept that keeps the ship functioning. Aim where the citadel is. Turtleback? A cheat for WoWS will help you to improve your in-game performance with a number of features, mainly Aim Assistance or an Aimbot feature. Good guide, I'll keep it bookmarked for new players who need it. That varies per ship. You have better luck citadeling them from long range gunfire, in particular by USN BBs Tier VIII+ with their arcing and very, very heavy American Piercing shells. I usually just back off with the mouse scroll to aim … So I understand the basics, where to shoot on a ship. And every layer of armor that an AP shell hits, causes a ricochet calculation - except where overmatch happens, which we just established is not in play here. So it pays to learn which ones are like this. This is unfortunately not something I can easily list in a simple, rule-of-thumb thread like this, but something you'll have to learn by experience. The IJN BB's have the weakest overall BB armor at high tiers. By Aiming comes from experience and … This is where all the vital machinery is kept that keeps the ship functioning. How to get that that "perfect" lead so that your shots always land on target (citadel).Obviously the more you practice the better your aim becomes, as you start to feel the target you become better able to anticipate where it will be in … Short range (less than 6/7km if you are in anything that's not a DD) depending on the caliber of your gun either aim slightly short (so shells go in water first to get slowed and so dont overpen, applies for point blank BB guns and stuff like Moskva and maybe Zao) or right at the waterline (DD, Kutuzov etc). So hitting a citadel with AP always does increased damage? Most USN BB's sit bow on anyway so it's easier to find a vulnerable IJN BB. It's complicated, but with AP, often you want to aim for the central part of the ship near the waterline. The citadel extends to include the barbettes lengthwise, but the barbettes project above the citadel and are not part of the citadel. Of course, we expand that with our custom settings available for configuration through our easy, mouse … Go be hilarious somewhere else please. I wouldn't be opposed to slightly raising Montana's citadel over the machinery spaces, while also slightly reducing her rudder shift, to make her more balanced and raise both the skill floor and skill ceiling. A pretty good guide, although I personally already made my homework in the subject. In this case you want to aim anywhere green on the armour model. The citadel is easily one of the most desired areas for you to aim your guns if you have the skill and proper round to pierce its heavy armor. No. Familiarize yourself with armor layouts. I recommend shooting HE at their engine area (under the smokestacks) or attempt to hit the deck with the HE to break guns, torp launchers, and more. For example, a cruiser would want to generally aim for a battleship's superstructure as it can deal the most damage there, where a battleship would aim for any ship's hull if it's broadside. Got it. I'd think that something similar would happen with a shell from a ship since it's essentially a big explosive bullet. Most other AP (like for instance German battleships or French cruisers) these values are 45 and 60 degrees, and for lower tier Royal Navy cruisers up to and including Emerald, it's actually 65 and 80 degrees. Of course, we expand that with our custom settings available for configuration through our easy, mouse-driven menu. Depends on your angle, but in a North Carolina I was able to citadel a Yamato at about medium range by aiming for her citadel (red pantyline on the side of the ship) Same applies for Izumo. So if you are REALLY up close where your shells aren't arcing at all, you might want to aim a few millimetre *below* the waterline. The Izumo simply needs the concealment knocked down to 17 km base or so (or around that of Yamato) and have the center part of her weather deck increased to 38 mm so that she isn't completely wrecked by cruiser HE. You only listed tier 10 battleships, of which only the Yamato has a raised citadel, and it also doesn't have a turtleback, unlike every precious IJN BB. Fun fact, zao is the only 203mm cruiser that can reliably citadel any tier x B.B. Also, magazines are much smaller than citadels, so even if a ship keeps its magazines in its citadel, hitting the citadel doesn't automatically mean a magazine hit. The citadel on my Roma. :3, Fantastic Citadels and Where to Find Them. Every IJN BB other than Yamato has citadel roughly at the waterline with at least a full or partial turtleback. When should I try going for citadel hits and where should I aim? If you manage to hit the citadel, you'll see this pop up instead of the standard hit ribbon: If you're in a battleship, you are capable of hitting other battleships' citadels with AP at all ranges, and cruiser citadels with AP at all ranges (or HE if they're lightly armoured enough). When shooting with armor piercing ammunition, you should aim only at ship's hull, preferably at water level. aiming - obviously if can get citadel hits you should aim for them. They need to show their broadside and I need to aim for the parts under the chimney (biggest part). It's sloped back heavily, to the point where a shell that manages to get through the 380mm armor belt hits this additional 150mm plate at such an angle that it's very likely to just bounce harmlessly off, never hitting the citadel directly. Is there any way to protect my own citadel from getting hit? Shoot at targets that are roughly broadside on to you, and pick targets carefully. Guess what I found? Do I aim above the bow, slightly above the bow? I'd think that it wouldn't be the case at all. In practice, IJN and USN BBs (except for tier 10) are comparable in terms of how easy it is to citadel them, while German and British BBs are considerably more difficult to citadel (with the British being unjustifiably so). If they broadside to you and less than 8km, aim at the waterline. This is an overpen. Note: You'll get rare chance to citadel a German Battleship. Therefore, match your aim marker to the same area where the target ship's hull meets the waterline. A shell will ignore an armor plate if the shell's caliber is 14.3x or higher than the armor plate's thickness. If you manage to hit the citadel, you'll see this pop up instead of the standard hit ribbon: If you're in a battleship, you are capable of hitting other battleships' citadels with AP at all ranges, and cruiser citadels with AP at all ranges (or HE if they're lightly armoured enough). 8. I find I have the most success hitting cits in my Edinburgh, but I think that may be more due to the Edin's fire rate and the fact that it â¦ References to specific designs, models, manufacturers, and/or modifications of ships and aircraft are used only for the purpose of historical consistency and do not assume any funding or other involvement in the project on the part of the holders of trademarks. You only listed tier 10 battleships, of which only the Yamato has a raised citadel, and it also doesn't have a turtleback, unlike every previous IJN BB. You keep using the word barbette. Greetings, fellow captains! They don’t have armor viewer on consoles yet, So, actually the Citadel stretches the length of the ship from the 2nd forward turrent to the 1st back turrent. Turtlebacks make them extremely hard to citadel the closer the range is. Ok, I realize you're making a 'joke' and it's 'very funny', but for the purposes of this thread I must remind you that they do have them, but they're below the waterline and very difficult to hit. You can aim the reticle as the planes are engaging. Now back to what you said earlier, about three layers of armor ... ? Yamato. Added it to my OP, along with iChase's video on the same subject. WG doesn't "hate" Japan. A definite answer would require knowing how they have modeled shells hitting the water. Once you learn all of these things, you can reliably citadel baring bag RNG rolls on dispersion. If you are in a cruiser or even battleship and show too much of your broadside, battleships have an easy time hitting your citadel multiple times with AP shells and thus dealing massive damage to you. The citadel Provinces? Yes, you can overpen a citadel and do reduced damage, if your shell is fast enough and your target flimsy enough. In 1 game, I deleted a Wyoming with 4 citadels with my New York but couldn't citadel a broadside Myogi at 5km away later on in the game (all I got was a bunch of overpens). For that reason alone I would say advantage USN. World of Warships is officially out of open beta and free for anyone to play to their heart's content, but naval combat is a complicated affair and requires a deep knowledge of warships both large and small if you expect to succeed. The other lack penetration for consistency. - French cruisers is bassically the same as the Japanese, but starting at T7. If you go broadside in a Yamato enemy battleships can just yolo their AP straight through the 410mm side belt straight into the citadel. In general, no. I didn't see that particular episode (though I did see one where they were shooting into snow and ice). And which ships should I use? Reply. March 6, 2018 WoWs Videos ... but not realistic as a thing to aim for unless you are a yamato thatâs going to pen the bow anyway. Barbettes are the round, armored structures that house a turret's ammo hoists, machinery, etc. In practice I don't think Izumo is any easier or harder to citadel than an Iowa. a citadel hit is any hit that passes into a citadel box, this may seem obvious but it's important as it leaves the question of how it gets there open. World Of Warships â Citadel Guide â Battleship Fuso Gameplay. In terms of ease of hitting their citadels, at tier 8 the Amagi and NC are comparable with the Amagi being arguably slightly more difficult. Hope for plunging shot into the deck armor into the ship's citadel. So one thing that has been quite a Grey area for me at least while learning how to play World of Warships, was the art of the aim. Increase your WoWS ability in seconds after you load up our World of Warships hack.Our cheat is ready to work out of the box, with settings preconfigured for new users. Of course, this being a WG product and they don't like making things simple, there are exceptions. In order to do this you need to use stupidly large HE though, as it needs to have sufficient penetration to go through 100mm of armor. I'm well aware that Izumo has a ton of survivability issues in spite of being comparably easy/difficult to citadel (compared to Iowa at least, FDG and Lion are completely different in that regard), but the topic at hand is how to reliably citadel these ships. As you can see, it stretches from #1 barbette all through the length of the ship to just aft of the #3 barbette. Oh btw, this might just be my opinion but Cruisers with guns smaller than 200mm tend not get citadel-ed as much being hit at magazines. Best way is just to learn how long the citadel is in respect to the length of the ship (spans from turret B->X on most ships with A-B-X-Y configuration), and then just aiming at the waterline hoping for the best. Players. Date Posted: Jul â¦ This is a normal pen. Feell ike the higher the tier the more aim assist users there are, its unplayable The Izumo's citadel sits very slightly above the waterline whereas it's right at the waterline on the Iowa. The Yamato can also have its few missing 25 mm AA guns for whatever good that would do. Any AP shell has two ricochet angles, a lower value where you start getting a % chance for an automatic bounce, and an upper value where the chance becomes 100%. Cruiser AP, RN BB AP, try the superstructure of these ships. So with German BBs, aim for their upper hull which has nowhere near the protection that the waterline does. This guide will not however go over the armor of specific ships or classes which will help you fine tune your shots to cause maximum damage, for armor specific guides check out the armor guide page … You can get citadels on a broadside Iowa but at 2 km you are so close it's likely you shot over the citadel. A ship's citadel tends to be the most heavily protected part of the ship. What's that? This is on purpose - back in Alpha destroyers could be citadeled, and they were just unfun to play, getting deleted by anything that breathed at them moderately harshly. How to video to show one way of getting citadels on German battleships. Many ships keep their magazines inside their citadel, especially bigger ships at higher tiers, but a great many ships have their magazines outside the citadel and thus can be detonated without getting hit in the citadel. So what have we come to? Nominally, HE shells penetrate armor plates up to 1/6 of their caliber rounded down, so a 100mm HE shell can penetrate 16mm or armor. Roma's turret barbettes. Since she has been removed from the premium shop, this review will mostly uncover the reason why she is no longer purchasable. share. So don't aim for the actual citadel, but such that the shell basically has to "penetrate" the water first- you'll prevent most overpens in that way. So the citadel is the weak spot? Boilers, turbines, barbettes, etc. Know which ships can and cannot be citadeled. Adding IFHE increases that by 30%, allowing a 100mm HE shell to penetrate up to 21mm. The citadel is usually located directly beneath the smoke stacks at the waterline, that's where you want to aim. In short, a citadel is where a ship keeps its vital organs. are examples. Didn't become a super player but i hit now ... so hitting cruisers for 2-3 citadel hits is worth more than battering some battleship for the duration of the battle. If you ever see me on the red team, please conveniently forget everything you've learned here. Robert James. Knowing which citadels are easy to hit and which aren't is a big part of being a good player. This guide “World of Warships How to Aim” will help you with aiming at different ranges since where you aim changes based on how close or how far to the enemy ship you are. This is a citadel hit. The absolute need to know about fighting in a warship is where to aim your guns at, and therefore also what parts or your ship are the most vulnerable for enemy fire. My current “shoot AP at just-about-everything” policy only really works if you REALLY know how to aim. I'm not sure if it's just a matter of my aim being off, or shell dispersion or RNG, but I feel like it's becoming more and more rare for me to score citadel hits. Yamato is currently the only BB with a raised citadel alongside Nelson, but it has a much shorter citadel than the old Montana and it can reliably overmatch the bows of non-German BBs. The Cleveland and Baltimore has ridiculously small citadel area, it's difficult to kill that thing. Some of them, like those on German battleships, yes. If you've seen Mythbusters, you'll know that a bullet stops the instant it hits the water. Be interesting to run that test up to 16" and see what happens! A. The link I provided above is to Mythbusters referencing this issue. Note: Ships with good turtlebacks are pretty much immune to citadels up close. You can citadel someone by hitting them below the water line, but the shell has to hit the water very close to the target and you have to get very lucky with where RNG places the shell. Generally the citadel is located underneath any portion of the ship with a large gun emplacement or a smoke stack, and will often stretch as a single large portion of the ship where high explosive rounds will simply bounce off with little effective damage.Given the proper aim a citadel penetratioâ¦ This is basically what's going on in my head when I play battleship and most of the time I get pretty much a 50-50 ratio of pens to overpens, with a lucky citadel here and there where RNG just said "OK kid, lemme help you on this one" or I had a good easy target. Thanks, also can i assume it works the way it does in real life? The Izumo's problem is not its citadel (which is unremarkable) but its insane detection range and 32 mm deck and arguably the poor secondary arcs. At high tier only the IJN BB's have vulnerable citadels anymore. Tutorial, meant for new players, to give them an idea of citadel location, what citadels are, and how to attempt to achieve them ... World of Warships > Ships tips & opinions > Topic Details. So full circle...find a Japanese BB...know where to aim and get lucky. And if people come in here and see you claiming that British battleships have no citadel they're not going to get the joke and will go around being misinformed and start complaining at me, "But I read somewhere that they don't have citadels!". Even if you can't one shot them, taking over 15k damage from regular pens in a single salvo still hurts. Should be pretty helpful for others tho. Great video! There is no way to 100% protect your own citadel, but you can do a lot to mitigate it. This is not what they found. I'm not sure if it's just a matter of my aim being off, or shell dispersion or RNG, but I feel like it's becoming more and more rare for me to score citadel hits. Ofcourse, any shell that goes through the armor belt but bounces off the turtleback still does normal pen damage, but this is only 33% of the listed damage number, a far cry from a citadel hit which does 100% of the listed damage. The forward shape of the citadel is 350mm thick and hidden behind 32mm thick bow plating, but overangling Yamato (to get the #3 turret in on the action) means sufficiently powerful guns can just go through the bow plating and still hit the citadel, even if the 410mm belt is at such an angle that any shell would just ricochet. If slow shells do travel further under it will be only marginally so though, at the distances and ranges this game operates at. Capische? If you're looking to get more kills, grind XP and credits faster, and overall improve your WoWS experience you may want to use a cheat for World of Warships. Remember how the 150mm turtleback is so steeply angled? At tier 10 the Yamato is noticeably easier to citadel than Montana, though it has other factors that keep it competitive. April 22, 2019 Uncategorized, WoWs Videos 07:19. All Discussions Screenshots Artwork Broadcasts Videos News Guides Reviews ... even better than the Spee, she can citadel Battleships at over 10 km, and T10 Battleships at 10 km or below. World of Warships Legends Citadel Guide. How to do citadel hits? You need to play a total of 20 battles to post in this section. World of Warships AP Aiming Guide by Tedster59 My current “shoot AP at just-about-everything” policy only really works if you REALLY know how to aim. WG was definitely busy fixing something for this patch! Remember that every single layer of armor triggers a ricochet calculation, so present more layers at steeper angles, and you should minimize the risk of getting citadeled - as long as they're not using guns that flat-out ignore your armor because of overmatch. Reply. But you still can bag lots of penetrations. I_Am_Potato. If you push too early you die. Those ships I listed for example, not all ships of their respective lines have that characteristic. These shells are the only ones in this game large enough to just outright ignore the 32mm bow plating and go straight into the citadel at any angle. Scharnhorst, Gneisenau, Bismarck and Tirpitz have the turtlebacks, yes - which means they're near-impossible to citadel at sub-10km range unless they turn and expose their lower bits. Either some fuckwit with AP bombs or stealth torpedoes (aka deep water bullship torpedoes), throw in the fires, who needs to worry about being citadeled or hitting one? At least German BBs generally have poor main guns to somewhat justify their tankiness. I even pointed out that your 'joke' was probably 'very funny' and you're very clever and very witty for posting your 'omg british battleships have no citadurr lollololol', the epitome of wit I'm sure. World Of Warships Game Manual For Xbox; World Of Warships Manual; World of Warships AP Aiming Guide by Tedster59. Reply. This makes turtlebacks such an effective means to protect the citadel. Destroyers actually donât have citadel areas defined for them as a survivability buff they received after 0.3.0, and thus most BB AP rounds will only do 1-1.3k dmg per shell. For heavily-armored BBs (or if you're sailing with guns that are sub-caliber compared to same-tier BBs) like the higher-tier Kriegsmarine BBs, it's sometimes better to aim at the upper part of the hull where the armor gets thinner, but keep in mind that those ships are hard to citadel in the first place (mostly due to the turtleback armor), especially at short range. And with the wildly different angles the plates sit at, there's a very good chance that any AP shell that hits that area will fail at least one of the ricochet checks and not go through into the citadel. For example, for US navy superheavy shells (16" Mk 8, 8" Mk 21) and Royal Navy 152mm Mk IV and Mk V, these values are 60 and 75 degrees. It's only 100mm thick, and hitting it with sufficiently large HE is enough to cause a citadel hit. Nelson's 16" HE can do it, for example. And if you aim too high, the AP shell might pass entirely through and through before detonating. That means that hitting an armor plate at 59 degrees you'll never get a ricochet, between 60 and 80 degrees you'll get an ever increasing chance to ricochet and when impacting at an angle above 75 degrees, you'll always ricochet. Hits that penetrate the citadel do massive damage. Machinery spaces, turret barbettes, etc. Medium range, aim waterline. Great video! Thanks Lert! Unfortunately, they disabled training rooms. Don't hope for it. On 11/28/2017 at 8:21 PM, DeliciousFart said. A heavy grain bullet traveling slower will tend to go through water farther than the same weight bullet traveling at a faster speed. 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