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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 3
02-01-2010, 02:16 PM
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Originally Posted by BabylonCome View Post
Today proves without doubt that this game needs a EU server cluster....

I started playing about 3pm UK and it was as smooth as a babies bottom, no lag, no connection issues, instances load instantly - a complete joy to play....

Then at about 9.30pm UK when the Americans start to come online, the whole thing starts to go down the pan..... It's not that I have a problem with the states, I have a problem with not being able to play during the main peak times in Europe.....

If we had our own server over here in Europe then none of these problems would exist.....
There aren't many people playing at 3pm on a workday. This isn't the issue or the solution.

They simply do not have enough server capacity yet, and for some reason are being overly cautious abut capacity increase. I am going to guess extreme pressure about overhead.