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Author Topic: City of Heroes  (Read 908 times)

ArtemisAlpha

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« on: April 29, 2019, 01:03:24 PM »
As an old City of Heroes player, I'm doing my bit to spread the word. So here's the least drama version of what's up: A group of fans have brought City of Heroes back on a private server that is open to logins. If you're interested in playing, check out the document link below for instructions on how to get the game client, get an account set up, and get in and start playing:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OQ68rHr_BbA9QoHEEx9atG-xZiMFKCiXZVDPQ1JvrKc/preview

Being a fan project, there's plenty of drama to be had, and almost certainly this drama is going to lead to what's left of the player base splitting up and going to servers run by the fans of their choice. But, for now, and for the first time in seven years, there's a place open for play.

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« Reply #1 on: May 18, 2019, 09:45:16 AM »
Quote from: ArtemisAlpha;1085110
As an old City of Heroes player, I'm doing my bit to spread the word. So here's the least drama version of what's up: A group of fans have brought City of Heroes back on a private server that is open to logins. If you're interested in playing, check out the document link below for instructions on how to get the game client, get an account set up, and get in and start playing:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OQ68rHr_BbA9QoHEEx9atG-xZiMFKCiXZVDPQ1JvrKc/preview

Being a fan project, there's plenty of drama to be had, and almost certainly this drama is going to lead to what's left of the player base splitting up and going to servers run by the fans of their choice. But, for now, and for the first time in seven years, there's a place open for play.


Been playing it now for about a week. they just moved the servers from the EU to Canada and things are running quite smoothly. Its amazing how the game looks especially compared to Champions which effectively sat on their butts for the last few years when they could have been doing so much more.
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« Reply #2 on: May 18, 2019, 04:26:33 PM »
Thanks - I've just sent a couple of the players in my group a link. They used to love City of Heroes back in the day.
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« Reply #3 on: July 30, 2019, 09:16:06 PM »
Was all over this on day 1. Still my favorite MMO.
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« Reply #4 on: August 03, 2019, 02:28:46 PM »
I always loved it, I'll send the link to my friends too cause most of them like it too
Thanks, by the way !

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