What is a Black Prince tank in WoT?
The Black Prince is a British heavy tank of the 7th level in WoT game. It has a good turn-round armor with an inefficient inclination and high level of safety. Its major gun is fairly accurate and quick fire characteristics.
It has a relatively low penetration and one-time damage. This awesome vehicle perfectly copes with support of allies. The Black Prince WoT is a predecessor of heavy tanks Caernarvon.
Major technical parameters:
- Weight is 51 tons;
- Engine power is 350 horse-power hours;
- Speed is 20 km/h;
- Turnability is 18/sec;
- Hull (body frame) is 152,4/95,25/25,4 mm;
- Maximum crew is 5 members
- Damage is 140/140/190 HP;
- Gun dispersion is 0,34m/100m;
Efficacy of such tank
The Black Prince’s top engine has as opportunity to researched on the CT 6 level of Cromwell. It is easy to use additional modules. Researches will cost you 1,500. Tank’s top gun will increase armor penetration and damage. But after an installation tank’s chassis will restrict a choice of modules or increase a whole weight, so a player has to pick up modules wisely.
WoT Black Prince tank is a heavier version of its predecessor – it has more powerful turn-round armor and fewer weaknesses. In addition, tank’s dimensions in comparison with a predecessor became larger, but speed remained at a same level.
After achieving the 9th level, the Black Prince tank gets a role of a defensive vehicle and in extreme cases can significantly cover less armored tanks – weapons of this tank turn out to be almost useless.
How to play with WoT Black Prince tank?
If you are one of top players, then you may not be afraid of any tanks when playing the Black Prince WoT tank. You should only be careful when your opponents play with KV-3 and Frenchman AMX M4 (1945) vehicles.
Do not forget to level up the Prince tank to Diamond status and replace its default gun-harpoon. But you still need to be attentive to your tank’s rearward side. Make sure it is covered with medium and light tanks.
Playing at a bottom of game rating with the Black Prince World of Tanks tank is completely different. Default armor will not save you. It is best to play on the second line, using an accurate and quick-fire cannon while your allies are playing on the front line. Knowing places of penetration of your enemies, you can cause a damage even when it comes to an IS-3 tank.
It is not acceptable to install weak guns on the Black Prince machine in WoT.
Because of low mobility, it is necessary to wait, at least, 30 seconds after the start of a battle to decide on a direction of main enemy forces. Also you should learn all places where you won’t be hit by any artillery guns and bombs.
Due to such features, it is reasonable to be defensive, especially when moving on an unprotected area (choose the position where the opponent is the most difficult to get to). Its armor can easily withstand several hits, even released by top guns. In such way you will easily earn a little time for your teammates. Also, choose gold shells for your top gun in the Black Prince WoT vehicle and in the most cases you will get succeed.
Machine’s сommander will be able to defeat any enemy in a close combat, heal other team members and perform an accurate shooting on a battlefield.
Tips for new players:
- Top gun solves problems with penetration, but heavy models leveled up to 7-9 ranks may still be a challenge during head-on attacks;
- Despite the high cost of elite shells, it makes sense to buy 4-5 pieces for situations when results of a fight depends on your level and experience. A pack of powerful shells will make the difference;
- Beware an enemy’s artillery: WoT Black Prince tank has a quite low speed but the impressive size – it may be an easy target;
- In a case of cross-fire from artillery, you will be able to withstand 7-10 direct hits of heavy bombs, and do not get any damage from ST and TT guns;
- Quick-fire cannon allows keeping the enemy at a distance. You are free to choose the possible route in advance. Bear in mind that this tank is well armored only from the front, which can’t be said about sides and especially about the rearward arena. Lighter vehicles may easily circumvent, set fire to or blow up the bombs.
- High level of accuracy achieved at the easiest price;
- Due to the stabilizing modules, such vehicle type may accurately shoot its opponents even when it is
- Great safety profile;
- Many positive reviews from experienced users;
- Impressive ammunition;
- Support of additional modules;
How to get a premium account with the Black Prince tank in WoT game?
Do you want to get the most of gameplay in World of Tanks? A premium status does not guarantee owners any superior features over rivals. But, leveling up of any tanks like Black Prince tank can be easier.
Players who are looking where to buy the premium equipment may visit the Gamestore.live where all exclusive tanks from this game are available. These accounts are necessary for all players who want to buy the Black Prince tank and stay in the top rating of WoT game at any price.