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alarmer
04-11-2005, 07:39 AM
Hello there.

This is probably been discussed earlyer, but Ill ask anyways. When you are in periscope depth naturally the sonar fellow informs you of new contacts. But if you keep your periscope up and add timecompression does your crew tell you "ship spotted" as if you were on surface?

con20or
04-11-2005, 07:42 AM
yeh id be interested in hearing the answer to this one too. ive relied on it a few times, wasnt quite sure if i could though.

Lovo_Kasistan
04-11-2005, 07:51 AM
If you want to know if the little menue with the three options appears then no, it won't happen as this is bound to the WO on a surfaced ship.

alarmer
04-11-2005, 08:38 AM
Ok thanks Lovo, that clears it then http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

GT182
04-11-2005, 08:53 AM
If you're in time compression with the Nav map, the popup menu, when a ship is spotted, will come up asking what you want to do.

Be careful if you select the Deckgun as they will start blasting away, even if you're futher away than you'd like to be. I've seen them fire from a distance to target of over 5,000 meters. It usually ends up a big waste of your shells if the AI crew is in charge. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-wink.gif