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148 comments by Kark-Jocke on May 15th, 2014


50 EA games soon to lose support for multiplayer online.


EA have not found any alternative to the dying Gamespy service and a large number of games thus lose multiplayer support.
Gamespy has long been a household name for gamers, as numerous games, both PC and console, had multiplayer modes built on servers.
2014 marks the notoriously late for Gamespy, which also means that hundreds of games are in danger of losing support for gaming on-line.

Many developers and publishers, including Activision, Rockstar and SEGA has announced that they are working to find alternative solutions for games that use the Gamespy servers. Similar messages came from EA, which over the years have used Gamespy for many titles, but now the company has announced that they choose to flappers support in their Gamespy games.


Technical challenges and not least the fact that most of the games that use Gamespy start pulling on the oars, located behind EA's decision to allow multiplayer support across 50 titles die out. A variety of titles, such as F1 2002, EA Sports 06 to PC or Fifa Soccer 08-10 for the Nintendo DS, has hardly many active players, but the list also contains relatively popular games like Battlefield 2, Crysis 2 and Star Wars Battlefront 2.


PC games constitute a large part of the list, but Nintendo consoles are also strongly represented. Nintendo has not gone back on its decision to allow the many DS and Wii titles that use Gamespy lose multiplayer functionality, and EA games are no exception.

Popular titles loosing online multiplayer 30th of June 2014.


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GameRanger is a free download for Mac and PC that lets you play over 600 games and demos online with friends and opponents worldwide.

GameRanger offers features like profiles, friends lists, instant messaging, in-game voice communication, and competitive ladders/rankings/ratings.

 

Tunngle is a revolutionary p2p VPN tool that delivers the best online entertainment experience.
Tunngle is designed to allow PC gamers to comfortably play their LAN Games over the Internet.

It doesn't matter if your game is old, epic or brand new. You don't have to worry if your friends are miles away! Tunngle makes use of the games LAN mode to connect the players together.

Overall it's a shame to see so many great titles loose official multilayer support, but with strong modding communities behind these titles, their legacy will reign on for years to come.

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Jonny's Superior AI 1.06
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Jonny's Superior AI 1.06

Oct 15, 2014 Jonny's Superior AI Full Version 2 comments

Another update, an all around improvement, no particular focus really.

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Jun 30, 2014 Mod Technology Laboratory(Alice - HD) Source Code 1 comment

A old thing for this mod.I hope the mod learner can learn something from it.Enjoy it!

Jonny's Superior AI 1.05
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Jonny's Superior AI 1.05

Nov 10, 2013 Jonny's Superior AI Full Version 3 comments

Over a year since last update! 42 new personalities, many changes have been made. Enjoy my possibly last update for my AI mod!

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BasicAIMod Source

Apr 20, 2013 BasicAIMod Source Code 10 comments

This is my un-compiled mod for people who wish to learn the basic structure of AI modding.

The Red Alert 1.2 Full Version
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The Red Alert 1.2 Full Version

Mar 31, 2013 The Red Alert Full Version 15 comments

The full version of "The Red Alert\" 1.2. Includes a number of bug fixes and gameplay enhancements. The mod brings the classic original Red Alert to the...

The Red Alert 1.2 Patch
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The Red Alert 1.2 Patch

Mar 31, 2013 The Red Alert Patch 2 comments

A patch to version 1.2 of the critically-acclaimed "The Red Alert," a mod that brings an RTS classic to the beauty of the 3D world.

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flamingvipir
flamingvipir Oct 4 2008, 3:03pm says:

there is no full version of red alert 3 yet, shadow_ck

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miadog
miadog Sep 23 2008, 11:39am says:

man it aint out yet dont download the beta! it sucks and usually dosnt work! and sometimes contains viruses!

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shadow_ck
shadow_ck Sep 23 2008, 7:27am says:

who got find any website that can download red alert 3 full version original and free ???? i cant find it haiz !!! if got post at here or send to secret_ckm224@hotmail.com

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CanadaMan7
CanadaMan7 Sep 11 2008, 8:49pm says:

wish they would make a ZH mod for RA3...
:P

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LR01
LR01 Oct 28 2008, 1:23pm replied:

lol, yup

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RockerFox
RockerFox Sep 11 2008, 4:14pm says:

meh c&c 3 was good so was Kane's wrath and they didnt screw it up to much and i think since this is just a beta that they will balance it and add more before the release plus anyway i also liked the old C&Cs but im also open to new ideas

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SfcRock
SfcRock Aug 16 2008, 4:28pm says:

the first two were only better because they didnt look like **** cartoons.

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Aydynbek
Aydynbek Aug 16 2008, 4:38pm replied:

True

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bigtom11
bigtom11 Aug 10 2008, 6:49pm says:

the first 2 redalerts were better...

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LifeStar
LifeStar Sep 11 2008, 5:21pm replied:

Thats because you didn't prepare any proper base defense...
It's not just like this for Red Alert 3 you know...the past 2 Red Alerts were like that too.

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C&C: Red Alert 3
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Highest Rated (11 agree) 10/10

Awesome game but the unit scaling needs some fixing
as for the mods,there are too many of them with uprising units
We need more mods that adds completely new things. Look at Shockwave, Tib Essence, and Paradox, they are doing it right.

Jan 20 2011, 12:31am by HOPE1134

Lowest Rated (2 agree) 1/10

Worst RA game ever.
With each subsequent non-westwood CnC EA shoves through its lower intestines...they get worse and worse. RA3 was bad...though not as bad as CnC3..that would get a -5 if possible.

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