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it's an old game. get over it
People still play 1.6 and it's a hell of a lot better than the unbalanced crap that's coming out now.
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I've always prefered the standard CSS game and maps, although Dawn of War 2 is more my thing. Well its my everything to be fair.
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Its an old game that was just OK when new and is only kept alive by "pro competitive gamers" who have yet to realize that cs1.6 is technically a superior game for competition and that all flavors of CS are incredibly basic and hardly allow any form of real competition whatsoever.

That, and its not the largest occupancy, lowest ping, highest tick, most modded out server running whatever particular mod whoever is playing at happens to enjoy.
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post #14 of 17
I still play css but I like regular game type better. Also the TF2 server seems empty a lot too.. =(
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Our CS:S server used to be full most of the time for years, then we experienced server problems which went unfixed for a long period of time and we lost most of our regulars. It has been fixed for the past 3-4 months now since I re-installed the server, but it's very hard to convince the old time regulars that we still care for the server and it won't break again, or if it does it will be fixed very quickly.

We just need some regular players to get it going really. Check the gameserver section here on the forums for the Sunday night gatherings information/times, this should help the server activity if people show up.
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It used to be full daily back in the day. Half of the regulars on the server weren't even from OCN. lol
    
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post #17 of 17
I stopped playing CS:S after they released the achievements... ruined the game just by adding those.
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