bztank gone awol?

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Pesky_UK
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bztank gone awol?

Post by Pesky_UK » Fri Aug 23, 2019 9:22 am

I've just noticed that the bztank servers have gone and bztank.net no longer exists.

When did this happen?

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Re: bztank gone awol?

Post by tainn » Fri Aug 23, 2019 9:39 am

Around November 2018, but you should ask Benfish for details. As far as I know it was a move that was contemplated for quite a while.

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Re: bztank gone awol?

Post by Zehra » Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:30 pm

While it was over a hear ago since Benfish stopped hosting, it was somewhat predicted, but still came as a surprise.
Mostly due to the fact of BZtank being a long term and large network at the time.
Seemingly during the last months when BZtank was online, player count dropped quite a bit.
(It most likely was done when the player counts were the least to minimize possible negative effects on the player population.)
From what I remember, I do believe that there was discussions to transfer the ownership of BZtank to one of their own staff members.

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Re: bztank gone awol?

Post by kierra » Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:10 pm

Benfish took down bztank servers without notice. Hardly predictable.
I would venture that he has moved onto new things having finished schooling.
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