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parbynat
02-13-2008, 09:10 AM
I have playing sh3 for about 2 weeks solid and am impressed with the game.I have been averageing about 500 renowns per patrol and have been buying extra bits for my u-boat.I am currently in 1944 and have just had the chance to buy the top boat the xx1 i think,but at 30000 renowns im looking at a possible purchase around the mid 1960s.thought i would look for a cheat to get renowns but dont appear to have a careers folder in "cfg".think im doomed for the top boat but never mind will crack on anyway.

Kaleun1961
02-13-2008, 09:41 AM
Don't feel as if you are missing out on something big in not having access to the XXI. From many posts I have read, it's really not worth the bother. Enjoy the war in your conventional U-boat.

PhantomKira
02-13-2008, 04:21 PM
Probably part of the reason it's so expensive... They don't want you to get it. Just a theory, but as you've seen, you have to do very, very well for yourself throughout the war to even be able to think about getting one.

Despite the fact that I personally like the thing, I'd have to agree with K61; it's just not worth it. I'd rather be happy with the 2000-5000 tonnes I worked for than have uber kill numbers patrols every time out, so I can stack up the renown for a Type XXI. That, and trying to get away late war even with a Type VII is difficult enough. A XXI makes it almost too easy. Almost. I have gotten cornered by a Destroyer Escort a few times in a XXI.

Foehammer-1
02-14-2008, 10:50 AM
Check out the community manual link in my sig. Beofre it disappears. I believe there was a section in cheats of hot to get renown. But i'd not get the XXI. I leaned not to like it, check out my replies to the XXI post http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-wink.gif