Techno Dabbler

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Wednesday

25

April 2007

It's Unreal

by Alexandre Denault, on Videogames, PC, PvP

Last month, after playing a lot of Guildwars, I was in the mood for something different. So I fired up my copy of Unreal Tournament 2004 and played a whole lot of Onslaught online. I was surprise to see that there are still a lot of UT 2004 servers out there. However, I almost always play on the same servers, the Omnip)o(tentS. Founded on March 25th 2004, Omnip)…

Saturday

16

September 2006

Idiots in Online Communities

by Alexandre Denault, on Videogames, PC, Halo, PvP

When I played Ragnarok Online, I was surprised by the quality of the online community. After playing Diablo II (which has its fair share of idiots), it’s understandable to be disoriented by a community where people help each other, and with very little swearing. Given that Ragnarok Online requires you to invest a lot of time, its easy to see that most of the idiots get weeded out pretty…