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http://www.pcgamer.com/2012/01/25/1000-player-fps-world-record-attempt-happening-this-sunday-you-can-help/
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This Sunday Much Different will attempt to break world records by hosting a 1000 player FPS battle. You can help. The game is called Man vs. Machine, a free, browser-based shooter built in the Unity engine. If you’re camped on the Man vs. Machine front page when the record attempt starts, you stand a chance of being one of those soldiers.

It all kicks off this Sunday, January 29 at 4pm CET / 3PM GMT/ 7am PST. Don’t expect Planetside levels of complexity from this one. It’s a straightforward shooter backed up by some fancy server architecture which should hopefully allow two teams of 500 players to fight each other to the death. The event’s being run by Much Different, who are doing it “because we could.”

Seriously, how often do you get to be a part of history? Getting your name published in a world record book will give you a massive E-Peen.

I'll be geared up with a jar of Nutella and some Calvin And Hobbes books. yessir.gif
Edited by frickfrock999 - 1/26/12 at 8:28am
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WIN! thumb.gif
I'll be waiting for this to kick off on Sunday biggrin.gif
Edited by Sunny Sahota - 1/26/12 at 8:31am
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My bet is that the web server crashes from all the hits on it and no one can get into the game
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Ill be there, praying the server doesnt go down.
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Damn, can't make it! Good luck everyone.
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I'll be there ...I hope biggrin.gif

I bet the server will be filled up in at most, a few mins tongue.gif
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I could give it a go I suppose.
    
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I will be there, I hope the server dosent crash as soon as the game starts
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It will be at 7am for me... guess I cant make it
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interesting, will try and be there for it biggrin.gif
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