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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 13
01-30-2010, 11:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Acrusius
I can be unhappy reasonably, if the server is down during an unscheduled downtime. So you'd better stop whining about people complaining because something is not right. It at least lets Cryptic know they should put more effort into keeping servers up. Considering they've already have 2 MMOs so far...I
Really, have you never seen a launch before? Do you even understand how computers work or what stress a server cluster undergoes during the opening days of a launch? No one likes it, but whining about it doesn't do anything. The reality is that so far the head start hasn't been all that bad. When WoW started out, it was down far more often than it was up. As I recall, it crashed within a couple of hours of starting up and then went down several more times those first few days. Blizzard had to issue free time left and right because the game was never up. So far Cryptic has done a pretty decent job. If you don't want to deal with the shake out cruise, don't join the fun until a month or two has past. The lessons learned from Cryptics previous games are evident in how well this one is going so far.