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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 27
01-29-2010, 10:44 PM
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Originally Posted by cynicalyouth

I have also seen games go the other way and thats worse, when they launch with 10 servers get everyone spread out people complain about areas being devoid of people and the world seeming barren and leave then a few months later they combine the servers down to 3 to try and fix it. Its not an exact science and its a lot harder then you would think.
not only is it worse for the players it's bad PR for a game to insitute server merges as that makes folks assume the game is dieing, even if the population is stable and even increaseing from what it was 6 months prior.