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Multiplayer supported?

Discussion in 'Racer' started by Bram Hengeveld, May 25, 2010.

  1. Bram Hengeveld

    Bram Hengeveld
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    When will multiplayer become available for Racer?
     
  2. Cosmo°

    Cosmo°

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    Racer has actually been featuring multiplayer support for a long time already, more than seven years from my own experience and memory :)
     
  3. st0ff

    st0ff

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    well, butyou need one of the betas, the "0.5final" doesn't suffice I think...
     
  4. AMGfan(BPM)

    AMGfan(BPM)

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    well, i ever know multiplayer had a lot of bugs... if the other person doesnt have your car, your car disappeared. Isnt it?
     
  5. Miura

    Miura

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    The multiplayer lobby in the recent versions doesn't work very well in practice. Last time I tried it, both players always had the same car even if the joining player tried to choose a different one. Also, it's hard enough to keep the cars and tracks synchronized between friends. I imagine random people joining the lobby would have trouble getting a game going with anything other than Carlswood and Murcielago combination.

    The host/join with IP address in old Racer versions buggy in some ways, but usually it worked well enough to be fun.
     
  6. Bram Hengeveld

    Bram Hengeveld
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    Are there any plans to develop a lobby system for servers?