[bf1942] 1.6 patch details

Steve Getman steve at lightcubed.com
Fri Jan 16 14:59:30 EST 2004


Now that might work, if you could aggregate advertising across a large
number of servers you might be able to reach the eyeballs necessary to
make it worthwhile.
Steve Getman
steve at lightcubed.com

<quote who="Lee Latham">
> god!  I was just kidding, i would loathe that in a game, especially
> bf1942!
> although actually i suppose the option wouldn't be a bad thing.  you could
> have a special port for updating advertisements on the server.
> instead of allies vs. axis, you could have coke vs pepsi.
> At 11:36 AM 1/16/2004 -0800, you wrote:
>>--On Friday, January 16, 2004 1:23 PM -0600 Lee Latham
>><leeprivate at cgmlarson.com> wrote:
>> > how about just billboards you can put on the backs of buildings?
>> >
>> > or fly a bomber emblazoned with a porn site URL?
>>YES! (I've been wanting this since I saw custom sprays in Half-Life.)
>>Servers are not cheap to operate, and a lot of teams have to scrape to
>> pay for
>>theirs. Imagine corporations with fat pipes running game servers to
>> advertise
>>their products.
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