Originally Posted by inclusive
You'll be surprised who's lurking around ;-). But yes, that respond on youtube is accurate. A IP block is required when the game is published in multiple countries. It has nothing with not wanting other players to join in, but rather, not taking other countries player base.
IP blocks are normally requested or in the contract when they sign licensing agreements to publish the game. Of course, there's always a work around if you're that dedicated to playing on another server. :-)
I hope that solves some head aches.
I dont rant about IP block and sht; it's cool
but one question.....
just HOW MANY are you lurking here in the forums ??? XD