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PGR online

Discussion in 'Console Games & Hardware' started by kkelly, 5 Feb 2006.

  1. kkelly

    Mobster

    Joined: 8 Oct 2003

    Posts: 2,756

    Location: Glasgow

    I hate this online now cant do one lap with out someone playing bumper cars :| then if you bump them back BAD rating :/
     
  2. Dark_Angel

    Capodecina

    Joined: 12 May 2005

    Posts: 12,637

    The only game that I really play online is PDZ, but I have played a few games of DOA4 also.

    The one thing that really bugs the hell out of me is opposite spawn camping. In other words, in team kill count the other team will just rush the others spawn and will shoot them the second they spawn. That bug the heck out of me.

    I have heard that most people on PGR are a pretty friendly bunch, I dont own it personally but I am sure there are a lot of people here that would give you a nice non cheesy game :)
     
  3. FeFiDoh

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 17 Aug 2005

    Posts: 7,595

    Location: Swindon

    joyful are u playing random people?? i tend to manage to get in big games with people from OCUK and theres no bumping at all and on smaller tracks collisions are off to stop it happening
     
  4. Sone

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

    Posts: 7,664

    find the online leagues are terrible, the friendly matches are normally okay but still not as good as PGR2.

    Gets really annoying at the nurburgring on the last tight corner seem to get rammed off everytime
     
  5. kkelly

    Mobster

    Joined: 8 Oct 2003

    Posts: 2,756

    Location: Glasgow

    pld online for about an hr every match i got knock off at least one sometimes on straight ppl just aimed for me :/ didnt even try to miss/slow down like i do sux tbh
     
  6. Kainz

    Capodecina

    Joined: 15 Dec 2002

    Posts: 21,974

    Location: In a cowfield, London, UK

    PGR online is like Counterstrike - pointless on public games unless you play with your mates. Sign upto that big PGR thread somewhere below on this forum and keep an eye out when games are being played between us. Most of the peeps here are good gamers, but accidents do happen, especially when I'm around :D
     
  7. kkelly

    Mobster

    Joined: 8 Oct 2003

    Posts: 2,756

    Location: Glasgow

    hehe :D hih kainz :p remeber exxxxxxxie from RA ?:p we seen him just after xmas on irc :p hes not in jail D:
     
  8. Sagalout

    Soldato

    Joined: 13 Nov 2003

    Posts: 5,670

    Location: Harrogate

    Its not that bad - just remember its only a game.

    Played for 3 hours online this afternoon in online career and probably met 3 or 4 people who were deliberately knocking people off, everyone one else was at least trying to race, but many of them just werent very good. After a while you start to learn where its safe to overtake them and which players to take out before they do it to you.

    Mind you though, I will never handbrake turn over a finish line again. I did it today on Majestys Pleasure and came to a stop aboout a foot off the line. Didnt realise att first then watched everyone from 3rd to 7th pass me lol. Cost me a drop from 9455 to 10100ish :(
     
  9. bingham67

    Soldato

    Joined: 29 May 2005

    Posts: 6,656

    Location: Hertfordshire

    I played other day was going down a straight at start on Nurburing and someone hit me and car went into a spin and was getting pushed along. :(

    Kinds of puts me off playing online career all some people want to do is play destruction derby. :(
     
  10. BurningHorizons

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 20 Oct 2002

    Posts: 1,872

    Location: Pateley Bridge

    Today I've gone from 1800 to 8000 :eek:
    I'd say 1 out of 2 races I'd get pushed to the back at the start.
    Then anyone you try and pass, just bumps you straight off.
    Still fun, just spoilt by a few.
    I really wonder how the top 1000 manage to stay up there.
     
  11. Bernard

    PermaBanned

    Joined: 31 Jul 2004

    Posts: 907

    Location: Yorkshire

    They're the ones who usually resort to dirty driving, anything to keep their position on the board.
     
  12. Smit

    Soldato

    Joined: 6 Mar 2003

    Posts: 6,224

    Location: West Lothian

    Play the rest of us bunch who play cleanly :D

    I'm usually too far behind to put someone in a spin anyway ;)
     
  13. THC_SsSsSnake

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 7 Jan 2003

    Posts: 1,469

    Location: Leicester

    if i hit anyone please put it down to my crap skills,I would never go out of my way to shunt anyone:)