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10 Tips to expand your server/community

10 tips to expand your game server
Right, it’s 2020 and apparently every article has to be either a top ‘something’ list or a clickbait titled piece of text. So within the context of being a super hip/edgy Angry Mob, here are 10 tips on how to…

Then and now: gaming communities

gaming communities then and now
Times change and so do communities. Over the years I have seen priorities shift and a lot of servers shutting down. The traditional community containing of gameserver(s), website + active forum and voice server seems to be fading away, which…

Interview: SCE_Ghost from Rustopia

Rustopia official Rust servers Ghost interview
The best way to celebrate easter is by cracking some skulls with your easter egg made of stone. All the reason to have a chat with SCE_Ghost, one of the four administrators of Rustopia. This ‘official’ listed Rust community has…

Interview: PatP from JailbreakMC & SkyRealms

jailbreakmc and skyrealms interview with PatP Minecraft
Time for another adventure into the world of Minecraft! Recently, I had a chat with PatP, owner of two heavy hitters within the Minecraft scene being JailbreakMC and SkyRealms. With two both different, and heavily populated communities, this man must…

Types of Role Play Communities

Even though the definition of the word ‘roleplay’ may indeed sound kinky, be rest assured it is not. Online multiplayer roleplay communities have been going since the late 1990s and early 2000s, and are showing no signs of stopping. These…

How to Handle a Promotion

How to handle a promotion
It is inevitable that, as you start to get more involved within communities, you will be promoted to a position of authority. This can be a large step up, and will require a new perspective to effectively maintain.In this guide,…

Community Drama

Community drama gaming forums
Oh boy oh boy.. we have reached a subject that many people label as “the cancer” of communities being, community drama. Never have I had to write an article around a subject this hard. I am not really sure where…

What kind of community do I want?

What kind of gaming community do you want
So you want to start a community? that’s great! But first think about what kind of community you want to create. You probably have found a game where you want to start hosting your server, if not find a game…

Matchmaking & Dedicated server support

Dedicated server versus matchmaking
Matchmaking, a standard system for console games and an annoyance (sometimes game breaking) to PC games and its communities. This system has become the industry standard for most of the games that got released for the last couple of years.…

How to be a Better Leader

How to be a better leader
Leadership is the one word you should be concerned with when trying to get something to work. The leader dictates direction, focus and the ethos of the team. Without someone with social and moral qualities, your team will fall apart…