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Infinity Ward at war with PC gamers

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Now I know you probably don’t want to read more about Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. But this is important. Some PC gamers are up in arms about developer Infinity Ward’s decision to do away with dedicated servers and force players on to their own IWNET matchmaking system. The major practical upshot of that is that the number of players in online games will be capped at 18 – it was 36 in COD4.