Send News. Want a reply? Read this. More in the FAQ.   News Forum - All Forums - Mobile - PDA - RSS Headlines  RSS Headlines   Twitter  Twitter
Customize
User Settings
Styles:
LAN Parties
Upcoming one-time events:
Greenbelt, MD 08/22

Regularly scheduled events

Report this Comment
Use this form to report the selected comment to the moderators. Reporting should generally be used only if the comment breaks forum rules.

28. Re: Black Ops II Patch Increases FOV Nov 23, 2012, 10:54 InBlack
 
Dr. D. Schreber wrote on Nov 23, 2012, 10:12:
There's no server browser and every game is organized through a matchmaking process. The game itself is then hosted on a dedicated server instead of by one of the players' computers.

Which, for a game like this, is great. It's quick and dumb fun, and when I want quick and dumb fun, I don't want to sift through a bunch of servers running 24/7 nuketown only for the first seemingly vanilla server I find to be "NO STANDING TACTICAL REALISM."

Yeah but who hosts the servers? Are they somehow virtualized on some huge cloud supercomputer network? Valve has similar matchmaking for TF2, the matchmaking picks a dedicated server with the best pings for everyone but the server itself if privately hosted.

Does this game have standalone dedicated servers?
 
Avatar 46994
 
I have a nifty blue line!
 
Subject
  
Optional
Message
 
Login Email   Password Remember Me
If you don't already have a Blue's News user account, you can sign up here.
Forgotten your password? Click here.
 




footer

Blue's News logo