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Title sums it up. I got a beast of a server and I have yet to maximize it with game servers. I was hoping with the new games I may be able to host them, but unfortunately its ranked server or go home. Apart from CS:S, TF2, etc are there any games I can host from it?

Resources is not a problem, the issue is finding games that people will play and that can support dedicated servers that aren't hosted from a a private provider (like ranked servers).

+Rep if you give me good games.
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People do love Minecraft..
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cod4, bf2, minecraft, killing floor, l4d?
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post #4 of 8
I wouldn't bother with BF2 (so many servers already), but I know a bunch of people on OCN would love if you hosted a CoD4 server. Otherwise, other people have found success with Minecraft servers. I started one up here probably six months ago and a bunch of people have joined now, but I handed off the server to MacG32 after a while. It's fun to host one though, just to see what people create on your server.

EDIT: Oh, you could host a Ventrilo server, but I think if you do private hosting the max people you can have is 8. It's good if you wanna play a game with someone though. Mumble and TS3 also work and don't have such a small cap IIRC.
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post #5 of 8
+1 to Minecraft.
I also suggest CoD4 and maybe your own website? =D
   
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Definitely CoD4. Also, HL2: DM?
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Bad Company 2, CS:S, CoD 4, Minecraft, Killing Floor, L4D 1, L4D 2, BF3 (at release. lols) Crysis 2?
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post #8 of 8
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Minecraft and L4D I know of, COD4 doesn't really interest me.

BC2 and Battlefield 3 need ranked servers. I will probably open up BF3, but I don't really play BC2 anymore either.
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