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MPZ Servers Launched

by Rainier on Nov. 8, 2001 @ 2:05 p.m. PST

UK Games Service Multi Player Zone ltd have launched their most exciting and innovative product yet!
This comes in the form of a brand new game browsing and launching product called MPZ Servers. This is a full, free, no downloads required game finding and connecting tool like no other.
MPZ Servers enables gamers to not only find, search and launch into hundreds of dedicated gaming servers directly from the website, but also supports Peer-2-Peer gaming, making MPZ Servers the very first online gaming product EVER to enable gamers to play titles such as Starwars: Galactic Battlegrounds, Age of Empires 2, Gangsters 2, etc quickly and easily from a web browser.

The MPZ Servers HomePage can be viewed HERE

Upon today's launch the following games are supported, more games will be added over the following weeks:

Action Games :

  • Counter-Strike
  • Half-Life
  • Halo
  • Kingpin
  • Quake 2
  • Quake 3
  • Return to Castle Wolfenstein
  • Soldier of Fortune
  • Tribes 2
  • Unreal Tournament

Adventure Games :

  • Ultima Online
  • UO Sphere

Driving Games :

  • Midtown Madness 2
  • MotoCross Madness 2
  • TreadMarks

Flight Sims :

  • Crimson Skies

Sports Games :

  • Links LS 2001

Strategy Games :

  • Age of Empires 2
  • Age of Empires 2: The Conquerors
  • Gangsters 2
  • Startopia
  • Starwars: Galactic BattleGrounds
  • Total Annihilation

Of course, this all ties in with the existing MPZ network services, and adds support, leagues and ladders for these titles to MPZ's Team Service, ClanArena.

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