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joe.to is an on-line gaming community dedicated to providing a fun place to play your favourite games. All our servers - games, web, forums, etc. are provided by our players on a voluntary basis, as is the time spent administering them. If you want to join us, just pick a server & play! (more about joe.to)
J2 Planetside 2 Redux
If you want to play a game with J2 but are tired of Team Fortress 2, consider playing Planetside 2 with us! We attempted a J2 outfit when the game first launched, but the game wasn't optimized well at that time and many players drifted off. The game's dev team spent a year optimizing the game which resulted in significant playability improvements for the average player. Recently, Parasyte has been able to round up a decent group of J2 regulars to join the fun, and the more of us that play, the more fun we can have together.
The Joes of War
SERVER: Emerald (previously Matherson, but the server merged with Emerald)
FACTION: Vanu Sovereignty
CURRENT ROSTER >>
We now have enough active players in the outfit for a decent platoon (2-4 squads of up to 12 players each). We've been playing mostly in the evening hours and using Mumble for voice. If you would like an invite to the outfit, just send a request to Parasyte or Why (aka: FakenEh in-game). Depending on response here, Parasyte would like to put together a crash course night for some of the newer people to learn the basics as a group.
From the site: PlanetSide 2 is a free-to-play massively multiplayer online first-person shooter that delivers truly epic, massive combat on a scale never before seen in stunning, breathtaking detail.
Join one of (3) factions and battle for control of bases, towers and world resources over (4) unique continents. Each faction has a different look and unique benefits to their weapons/vehicles.
Below are some good gameplay videos that will give you an idea of the shenanigans you can get into:
Current Minimum System Requirements:
Current Recommended System Requirements:
PROS & CONS:
Posted by A Ninja | Tue 27 Jan 18:48 PST | Discuss
Second Annual J2 Secret Santa
Now that it's officially December, It's time for another J2 Secret Santa!
If you'd wish to participate, just post in this thread with a link to your steam profile and Sandvich Hoovy will PM you with who you're giving gifts to on that date (or when the steam holiday sale starts, whichever comes first). The more people that enter, the more fun this will be!
DEADLINE TO ENTER IS DECEMBER 15TH
Posted by A Ninja | Sun 7 Dec 19:13 PST | Discuss
Joe.to Sven Co-Op Server is Online
I just booted our sven server back up, it's currently pointed @ sven.joe.to - all three work, the latter two are new names so they might take a minute to work
run > cmd > ipconfig /flushdnsshould fix the latter two not working locally
Big thanks to Prolix for making Sven a full time joe.to server.
A Ninja, Tokkengekko, myself, and a few others have already begun to play.
The Second Playtest of Warforts by Tuesday's Avenger will also occur on this server and will be fast download enabled.
If you already have Half-Life you can easily join us by downloading Sven Coop 4.8.
If you do not, the current price for the original Half Life is currently $10.
Come by and join us whenever!
Posted by Chaos Wake | Fri 21 Nov 19:10 PST | Discuss
Tuesday's Avenger Comes to Joe.to! (Sven Coop? In my J.2?)
UPDATE 2: SECOND PLAYTEST HAPPENING RIGHT NOW ON JOE.TO SERVER.
IP is any of the following: sven.joe.to / sven.prolix.tk / sc.prolix.tk (all link to same ip)
Server will be fast download enabled and will not require a separate download.
Second Playtest will be at 7pm EST/4pm PST this Sunday, November 23. Same time as previous test.
Tuesday's Avenger and our very own A Ninja have teamed up to bring us a playtest of an experimental CAPTURE THE FLAG map for Sven Co-op.
A Ninja wrote:
Hey guys, a few of us had the pleasure of playing a WIP ctf map in SC earlier this week made by Tuesday's Avenger, complete with different class loadouts similar to those of TFC or Science & Industry mod. Here's an older video of what it looks like before classes were added
Anyway, I talked to Tuesday, and we both thought it could be fun to get some more people in on the action for better feedback. He'll be putting up the server Sunday evening, with a time TBD (I'll edit the post when I find out) and I will post a dropbox beforehand for the map files to avoid slow server download times.
If you want to participate, make sure you are running v4.8 of Sven Co-op, and if you have any questions feel free to PM me on steam beforehand.
And a message from TA himself:
Tuesday's Avenger wrote:
Hi all! Thanks to Ninja and everybody who's taken an interest in the map - it's a really cool feeling to have other people want to play something you've been working on. I have a whole page of notes based on everyone's feedback from a few nights ago, and they've been a huge help.
There you have it Joe.to. Visit the original thread post here.
Posted by Chaos Wake | Fri 14 Nov 21:37 PST | Discuss
Microsoft purchases Minecraft studio for 2.5 billion
Mojang, creators of block-building game Minecraft, have been purchased by Microsoft for a cool 2.5 billion dollars.
In a post on the official Mojang blog, Chief Word Officer Owen Hill stated that "Yes, the deal is real." Hill went on to state that the three founders, Notch, Carl, and Jakob are leaving the company to work on different projects. He also wanted to assure users that "Minecraft will continue to evolve, just like it has since the start of development." Many have speculated that the purchase is to help boost Windows Phone sales.
All points aside, I am really happy for Notch and the rest of the Mojang employees, they got really lucky with a cool idea. The success of this game can also be attributed in no small part to the great communities of players and developers (such as ourselves) who were given free reign to expand on the basic ideas of the game. I personally saw Minecraft as more of a medium, a platform for individuals and groups to create unique experiences. I am unsure of what Microsoft will do with this game, but I certainly enjoyed playing it for the last couple of years.
Posted by dantesus | Mon 15 Sep 16:07 PST | Discuss
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