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I'm the developer of GameRanger, the multiplayer matchmaking service for PC and Mac games. Supporting over 600 multiplayer games, many of which are classics that have been orphaned with their original services shut down.


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Comment In: [Feature - 11/26/2012 - 04:25]

They were synched at the ...

They were synched at the dot level usually with an inverting XOR op , so the resolution had to match the original character dot resolution. 512x192 for the Model III. 640x240 for the Model 4 in 80x24 mode and 512x912 for the Model 4 in 64x16 mode. r n r ...

Comment In: [News - 04/17/2014 - 05:55]

I 'm more amazed that ...

I 'm more amazed that this file isn 't tied to the machine hardware. Seriously, Valve Doesn 't that defeat the entire purpose of SteamGuard r n r nIf this method actually works, it 's essentially just a cookie getting dropped presumably the same thing is done when they authorise ...

Comment In: [News - 04/03/2014 - 04:53]

GameRanger was Mac-only until late ...

GameRanger was Mac-only until late 2008, so it 's mostly unknown despite hitting 5M members last month. r n r nBut yeah, there was quite a wide spectrum of what GameSpy-support actually meant depending on the game.