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#1 Posted by Skepsis (17 posts) -

Site crash? Was it just that there was too much strain on the servers? Giantbomb is growing popular. ;)

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#2 Posted by banksrob (1140 posts) -

yeppo got a internal server error or whatever lol

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#3 Posted by Oriental_Jams (3072 posts) -

Yes, internal server error.

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#4 Posted by DarkLegend (1383 posts) -

Yeah, I'm pretty sure it did.

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#5 Posted by Julian_jr (420 posts) -

Yeah, although I think they were fixing glitches.

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#6 Posted by Locke (335 posts) -

Yes it did. But it seems like everything is running faster now.

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#7 Posted by Abunai (151 posts) -

Internal server error
Yes, yes it was.

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#8 Posted by Blu_Magic (2026 posts) -


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#9 Posted by Welshons (8 posts) -

ya same here internal error 500 or something...nice to know other people experienced that too :(

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#10 Posted by AnonymousLegion (92 posts) -

Yeah. Notice how the site is a lot quicker to load now though.

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#11 Posted by Nijle (8 posts) -

Growing Pains.  I hope they have some serious hardware and backbone for bandwidth.  Once the general public see's how awesome this site is, its going to get hammered HARD.  One thing i really hate is when sites become slow and unresponsive when clicking around.  Gah!  GiantBomb seems to suffer from this more and more lately.

Though yes it seems much faster after the "crash".

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#12 Posted by Lies (3985 posts) -

I think they've been hit with a lot more traffic than they were expecting, honestly. Like 7,000 registrants on the first day, all trying to mess around with the site at once.

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#13 Posted by AttackedCamo (913 posts) -

The Internet couldn't handle the awesome that is Giant Bomb.