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    Lets have a AO LAN party, youre all invited to Ireland next weekend for my first AO LAN party!
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    Re: Sonic

    Originally posted by VictorKaum

    I think the major advantages are:

    1) no lag
    2) gameplay
    3) other compo's
    4) fun
    5) social contact
    6) social engineering (clans etc.)
    7) educational (tips and tricks
    If you're going to play games, you don't have to worry quite so much about people cheating on some online games... although at the last LAN-party I was at, a guy from school kept saying I must be cheating (I was dominating on the Counter-Strike maps)... I invited him to swap computers after he wouldn't shut up about it, and he replied: "No, because I don't want to be a cheater."

    So I'd say there's an additional element of trust and perhaps politeness, in that people tend to be nicer when they are in the same room than when they are a continent away. It's harder to be insulting, since if the guy on the other end *IS* built like Schwarzenegger, he *can* come over and give you a piece of his mind. :P
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    Originally posted by Ennis
    Lets have a AO LAN party, youre all invited to Ireland next weekend for my first AO LAN party!
    Forget going all the way to Ireland, why not just do a WAN party? It will be the same as a LAN party, only we'll have higher pings, and we won't actually see each other. PARTY!!!
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    Talking

    oohh bloody hell.. does that mean i hafta travel all the way to ireland?? haahah why cant we have one here in SYDNEY.. an AO LAN party in Sydney?! hahaha
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    Ok, maybe we'll have a party in a nuetral country where none of us live! Or maybe Greece and we can all visit our good friend sebastos...
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    "Crap, I accidentally brought along my extra floppy drives with hard metal corners. Hmm."
    <the stoning begins>
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    Meeting Sebastos? I can't wait (sarcasm)
    We could visit some historical buildings?

    I like the trust thing mentioned by Terr.
    In my writing I spoke about competition without anonimity so I could implement Terr's idea.

    Terr: can I quote you in a writing?
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    Re: *sigh*

    Originally posted by cheez_cake
    jeez folks, where are these LAN parties held???? I'm not exactly a "geek girl" but I am female and tired of dating computer illiterate males! Hey NetwkBurn, where you located, lol. seriousely though, where are some LAN parties east of the mississippi river??????
    lets you and me MAKE one ...sugar
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    <shrugs> Sure, fine, as long as you don't quote it like this:

    So I'd say there's an additional element of --a--ss--, in that people tend to be --i--d--i--o--t--S-- :P
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    Thumbs up great site!

    this site posts info on LAN parties that are happening all over the world...and it's always current

    http://www.lanparty.com


    [if you are hosting one you can also advertise it here as well]
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