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Title: Where did all the serious RP'ers go?
Post by: rBST Cow on April 10, 2016, 09:03:23 PM
A couple years ago, Serious RP was alive and well. It was an extremely popular gamemode. Today, the amount of serious RP servers have dropped and so did the actual player count of serious role-players. Some of the serious role-play servers are semi-serious at best, and the ones that are not suffer from bad administration or are just bad servers in general.

So my question is, where did everybody go? People generally don't just disappear into thin air. Are there other games that they flocked to?
Title: Re: Where did all the serious RP'ers go?
Post by: JF on April 10, 2016, 09:29:28 PM
People are fickle so probably got bored and moved on to other games. Plus Gmod shows its age so younger people probably don't want to play it.

They moved onto their COD's and BF's and GTA's.
Title: Re: Where did all the serious RP'ers go?
Post by: Statua on April 11, 2016, 01:51:00 PM
Taco N Banana is still the only serious rp spot i know of. I still poke in there with my 2 characters from time to time.
Title: Re: Where did all the serious RP'ers go?
Post by: Tyrex on April 11, 2016, 07:59:23 PM
Still here, waiting, trying to get something going again with people.
Title: Re: Where did all the serious RP'ers go?
Post by: DrVengeance on April 11, 2016, 10:05:08 PM
Serious RPers cannot be created nor destroyed, simply displaced
Title: Re: Where did all the serious RP'ers go?
Post by: Cogley on April 12, 2016, 11:50:11 PM
Yeah i'm also still here and waiting.  I poke my head into the website every couple months or so to check on if anything is happening but nope.  I still have hope for the future and i'm CG would have a stronger fan base than before.
Title: Re: Where did all the serious RP'ers go?
Post by: ?«SG.Sup?? | Sir.Scottx125 on May 19, 2016, 11:51:19 AM
Got bored waiting for the new CGRP, left, went to Uni, came back now because I was bored and saw Gmod discussion asking "why to people hate HL2RP" CG popped back into my head and I came back to find a rotting carcass, just gonna bury it and move on.
Title: Re: Where did all the serious RP'ers go?
Post by: Delta1116732 on November 27, 2016, 01:25:46 AM
Nothing like Necro-posting a 6 month old thread that's dead in the dust.

Honestly I don't know, I think it's because the workshop was introduced and with it came a lot of kids who flooded the gamemode. A lot of the more mature players just kinda gave up on the gamemode, and it's gradually died out ever since. Kinda sad, really. I think the possibility of a server coming up with old-style concepts is still possible, but any of the old-old fags required to make that happen would have to get off their fat asses to do it. Everyone who visits this forum is basically just a saltier version of their younger self, who now knows all the drama and shit behind servers so no one wants to run it.

Ironically I find myself visiting the Catalyst Gaming forums a lot more often now.
Title: Re: Where did all the serious RP'ers go?
Post by: Cat With A Mustache on November 27, 2016, 03:49:21 AM
#NeverLetItDie

Since this thread is now alive again, don't mind if I do post a little something something here. Remember kids, being a black normie member is better than a gold elitist.  8)
Title: Re: Where did all the serious RP'ers go?
Post by: Lewis on December 07, 2016, 08:23:48 AM
All the oldschool all gone
Theres a few holdouts but theyre deluded holdouts like the Japanese marines
Its the newwave of RP today
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