View Full Version : Online enabling Software??

04-28-2003, 01:11 AM
I understand there are three companies that have released software to allow online play of games. Which of these is the easiest to use? I would really love to play Halo online but since it does not support that. I have to look for thrid party solutions. I have seen and even bought XConnect. But it's not very user friendly. Are any other better or worse any feedback abou this is welcome.



04-28-2003, 01:14 AM
You may want to try the one from gamespy. I think it's called Xbox Tunnel or something. I haven't tried it though. You can find it somewhere on Gamespy.com if you didn't know.

04-28-2003, 02:50 AM
or just buy Xbox live, enjoy the great games that are out for it now(Ghost Recon, RTCW next week, 2k3 games, etc..) and then wait patiently until Halo 2 comes out with full Live support.

04-28-2003, 07:48 AM
yeah, you shouldn't have spent your money on XBConnect, the free version works fine, and you could have used that money towards Live. I have tried gamespy and XBConnect, and I like XBConnect more, but that's just my opinion.

04-28-2003, 10:10 AM
xbconnect is the best way to go IMO.

04-28-2003, 12:24 PM
Im a gamespy fan outa the two, but thats just my opinion.. ;)

04-28-2003, 12:26 PM
Out of gamespy and xboxconnect. I have to say xboxconnect is the better of the two. But since I have had live since last Sept. I havent even touched xboxconnect and just recently deleted it from my puter.

04-28-2003, 12:38 PM
I use xbconnect. Connection isnt always good, but when it is, halo is beyond fun.

04-28-2003, 05:49 PM
You need to install Gamespy arcade and Xbox Tunnel from gamespy. And i heard Halo online is REALLY laggy.

04-28-2003, 08:42 PM
yea use gamespy, i like them the most even tho xbcon has a bigger fan base, but i think gamespy is easier and more stable until xbcon 3.0