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EssCee
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#1

Posted 4 weeks ago

I was wondering if buying a boat (currently looking at Speeder) is worth buying or if buying any boat has an benefit which may help in a mission?


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#2

Posted 4 weeks ago

Not really, but if you like cruising around on the sea (which I do once in a while) I would get a speedboat like the Toro or Speeder..


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#3

Posted 4 weeks ago

i only bought mine to max out my stats


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Posted 4 weeks ago Edited by Matrelith, 3 weeks ago.

Not really seeing as water isn't utilised that much in the game. 


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#5

Posted 4 weeks ago

If you own a Dinghy you can spawn it through CEO's menu. It's useful in difficult situations.

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#6

Posted 4 weeks ago

maybe get a dinghy

it's from the old days so it's cheap af
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#7

Posted 3 weeks ago

If you own a Dinghy you can spawn it through CEO's menu. It's useful in difficult situations.


SAY WHAT?! :O Will it be free like a Buzzard or is calling merryweather for one cheaper?

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#8

Posted 3 weeks ago

Yeah a Dinghi and/or a Seashark is all you need, all other boats are just nice to have.

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#9

Posted 3 weeks ago

I occasionally like to call out my Marquis and take a leasurly sail over to my yacht. 

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#10

Posted 3 weeks ago

I was wondering if buying a boat (currently looking at Speeder) is worth buying or if buying any boat has an benefit which may help in a mission?

at the moment, no. But when/if we get a watercraft dlc and we get to store/customize new/old watercraft then I would def say yes.

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#11

Posted 3 weeks ago

No.
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#12

Posted 3 weeks ago

If you own a Dinghy you can spawn it through CEO's menu. It's useful in difficult situations.

This. Dinghy is the only useful one because of the free insta-spawn CEO option, but it's far from essential.


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#13

Posted 3 weeks ago Edited by pooprope, 3 weeks ago.

If you own a Dinghy you can spawn it through CEO's menu. It's useful in difficult situations.


so if I crash out far in the ocean can it spawn near me?
I have to look at the CEO vehicle menu better cause I never knew this.

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#14

Posted 3 weeks ago

Tug boat ?  :lol:


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#15

Posted 3 weeks ago

Water is that wavy monster that wrecks cars when driven into it correct? 

 

Just call MW for a boat pickup if you ever end up far away from land, they'll pick you up and drop you off at land.


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#16

Posted 3 weeks ago

If you own a Dinghy you can spawn it through CEO's menu. It's useful in difficult situations.


so if I crash out far in the ocean can it spawn near me?
I have to look at the CEO vehicle menu better cause I never knew this.

It will spawn close to you like any other CEO vehicle, but you must be in the water.

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#17

Posted 3 weeks ago

 

If you own a Dinghy you can spawn it through CEO's menu. It's useful in difficult situations.


so if I crash out far in the ocean can it spawn near me?
I have to look at the CEO vehicle menu better cause I never knew this.

 

 

If you crash in the ocean, you can spawn the Dinghy near you.  But if you crash your CEO Buzzard in the ocean, you will have a two-minute cooldown before you can spawn another CEO vehicle.  By that time, it is probably easier to just swim to shore and spawn another Buzzard instead.


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#18

Posted 3 weeks ago

 

 

If you own a Dinghy you can spawn it through CEO's menu. It's useful in difficult situations.


so if I crash out far in the ocean can it spawn near me?
I have to look at the CEO vehicle menu better cause I never knew this.

 

 

If you crash in the ocean, you can spawn the Dinghy near you.  But if you crash your CEO Buzzard in the ocean, you will have a two-minute cooldown before you can spawn another CEO vehicle.  By that time, it is probably easier to just swim to shore and spawn another Buzzard instead.

 

You can MW for a boat pickup which takes about 15 sec to arive derp.


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#19

Posted 3 weeks ago

I just shoot the Merryweather guy in the head and steal the boat


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#20

Posted 3 weeks ago

if you have to ask if you need a boat

maybe you do

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#21

Posted 3 weeks ago

I own every boat.

I use zero boats.


If you must get one, I'd recommend the Jetmax. Great acceleration and top speed, plus it's a cigarette boat
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#22

Posted 3 weeks ago

Seashark and Marquis!
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#23

Posted 3 weeks ago

How else are you going to dump all the bodies into the ocean?
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#24

Posted 3 weeks ago

If stuck out at sea, why not just EWO?
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#25

Posted 3 weeks ago

Enh, sometimes its fun to do things the hard way. I bought a Seashark years back and there have definitely been a few times I was glad I had it available. Nothing essential but for how cheap they are I figure you might as well just pick one up.


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#26

Posted 3 weeks ago

Only useful sea vehicle I have is a Kraken, great tool to escape bounty hunters.

Otherwise, I think I only got my Marquis to spawn to go cruising around.

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#27

Posted 3 weeks ago

Even if you own a boat - its still faster and easier to just call MW for 250$

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Posted 3 weeks ago Edited by SMC-93, 3 weeks ago.

If you must get one, I'd recommend the Jetmax. Great acceleration and top speed, plus it's a cigarette boat


Why not "smuggler" from GTA4 rockstar? Or a the jet powered jetmax from GTS:SA. I do still love my jetmax and speeder though.

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#29

Posted 3 weeks ago

I bought Marquis in the early days for some reason, never called it till few days ago...lovely trip around the island tho.

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#30

Posted 3 weeks ago

Buy a Suntrap. It's super f*cking cheap. One round of HH will pay for it.
It's not all glamorous like the Toro or Jetmax, but you'll never use it anyway. It will just light up the icon for it under your stats.
The APC isn't classified as a boat, but it's the best one in the game.




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