This was originally posted by Freddy in this thread:
http://www.ps2onlinegaming.com/forum/vi ... =10&t=1184
I am just posting it in the guides section so it is easier to find.
Risk: Global Domination
Here is a quote concerning the discontinuation of GameSpy support for Risk: Global Domination (and consequently, Deer Hunter) for PS2:
Here is an image of FreddY and Favrenation playing Deer Hunter online together:Joost Schuur, Developer Support Manager, IGN Entertainment wrote:Atari did not opt to renew support for this particular title with GameSpy. Matchmaking services for it have been discontinued.
(Openspy.net DNS 1 hosted by Openspy.)
(DNS 1 hosted by Bobz of BobzEnt.info; The DNS server number occasionally changes, so if you are having trouble please check BobzEnt.info and compare DNS 1 to what you have saved on your memory card)
If you have this game and would like to schedule a time to play, reply to this thread or post a topic over in the Game Scheduling section.
Be sure to spread the word.
Special thanks to FreddY, Favrenation and CHC for re-enabling matchmaking services for Deer Hunter and Risk: Global Domination.
The deep outdoor hunting series makes its console debut on the PlayStation 2. Deer Hunter delivers an addictive hunting experience, featuring over 15 in-game animals and an online Tournament Mode for intense competition with up to eight players. Explore a variety of hunting areas, drive off-road vehicles, and hunt with a wide assortment of realistic weapons. Deer Hunter also offers added thrills and adventure with two-player split-screen mode for cooperative or competitive play. Test your skills and strategy in the ultimate hunt.
For those that don't own it, Deer Hunter is $4.99 used at GameStop.
Now you can play anyone, anytime, anywhere with Risk, the game of global domination. Using the same hands-on military planning found in the original Risk board game, players now see battles come to life. With each battle comes the chance for victory and advice from historic military leaders as you earn medals and special bonus content for strategic accomplishments. This product will deliver a truly unique way to play the Risk game and provide an ideal social experience for up to six players in multiplayer mode and online.
For those that don't own it, Risk: Global Domination is $9.99 used at GameStop.