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Games with standard server browsers should still function if there is a connect to IP feature. Obviously it still nearly ruins the game but the dedicated fanbase will still be able to play. I know Halo PC has some fan made server browsers but I'm not sure if those are off of the gamespy API (likely so, honestly).

It still completely breaks any game with a matchmaking like system and games without a modding community. Nintendo shutting down those games now makes sense.
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How are they even allowed to do something like this?
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back in the day, I remember when a buddy of mine got a new Dell Pentium 3 machine and loaded up gamespy (he had the upgraded speakers with sub) and the sound of the intro "gamespy" and then when he launched quake "let's get on with the killing" sounded so awesome!!
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From what I remember, Crysis 2 for PC had something to do with GameSpy.
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All I remember is having issues with gamespy. Couldn't ever get 2142 to work properly.

Good radiance.
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I remember when you could find servers with Xfire pretty easily that weren't listed in GameSpy, now Xfire is poop.
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I use gameranger since Borderlands kept giving us issues.
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Nooooooooooo, NOT HP2 !!!

Great, now I can only play HP2 on LAN.
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star trek armada 2 isn't on the list and I know it uses game spy ..-_- .. 10 of my games so far affected. I is a sad kitty
    
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