Warskull wrote on Mar 9, 2010, 01:23: The reputation hit was for the myriad of other issues the game had. The pirates hammering Demigod's servers only lasted about 1 day. The netcode to get people into matches just didn't work. The game was pretty close to unplayable.
They must have already had those issues worked out by the time I bought it about a month after release. It worked pretty well for me from the get-go, barring the occasional hiccup. It's much better than that now, and it's still one of my favorite games to play.
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