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[ABT]MMORPG on 56K dialup!

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LOL, online gaming on 56K dial up

didn't think this was possible in today's age

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Hopefully high speed internet will become more widespread soon. Noone should be without it imho.
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If you're on a 56kps connection... Honestly, how good is your PC and how much would you actually pay monthly for a MMORP? I know there are a few people with nice PCs but no broadband... but how much marketshare are they?
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I'm on 56k, I have no choice though....I live way out in the middle of nowhere. And although a MMORPG for 56k looks cool....I would never pay monthly fees for a game. =P

I'll stick with Kingdom Of Loathing(its free), I can play that MMORPG on 56k too.
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Those free MMO's kill me though..

They often try to do everything they can to make you waiste all your cash, upgrading armor with low success = destroyed gear and waisted cash.

Thing's liek that make a game so Frustrating to me. Those type of Games you have to sell your soul in order to keep ahead and when you mess up its game over.
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Oh god I couldn't imagine playing City of Heroes on dial up. It may not the most graphically intense game out there, but when there is 50-100 people in the same area....the lag is horrid.
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post #7 of 8
I had dial up then i realized that you can get high speed internet anywhere you can get cellphone coverage...i have sprint wireless broadband

i played guildwars for 3 years and WoW for 2 months on dial up....not 56k i couldnt even get that speed i had to play on 28k which is roughly 2kbps download
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I used to play wow on 56k.

Was very enjoyable.
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