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Scott Constantine

4 years ago

The power of gaming communities

For three years, many of my evenings and weekends have been spent online with the Rock, Paper, Shotgun community – posting announcements, managing servers, and hosting events. By doing this I’ve met hundreds of people and have developed some great friendships. I've enhanced the experience of playing games for myself and others, and in the process I've gained skills to progress my career in ‘real…

5 years ago

A Night With The RPS Arma Community, Folk ARPS

There was a shot. It was not the sound guns make in Call of Duty or Battlefield. It was more of a sugar stick snapping or stretched bones cracking. Sparks was still running, his back occasionally illuminated by passing bullets. Careful, considered commands still coming over comms. I, however, was not moving. My vision blurred, and I fell. A crack later, and I was no…

RPS Community Update: What You Did in Dirt Rally, Rocket League, Terraria and Others!

August was a busy month for the RPS community, with action seen in Dirt Rally [official site], Rocket League [official site], Terraria [official site] and others - including Awesomenauts [official site], Natural Selection 2 [official site] and Killing Floor [official site].Click on for information about each, along with how you can get involved.

Come Play Terraria With Us Again!

Back on the 8th of August, we announced some upcoming events on our Terraria [official site] server. It's been a crazy three weeks and after some recent downtime due to a patch to the client, RPS' Terraria scene is back and better than ever - with twice the fun on offer thanks to the birth of a twin server. Our hardworking admins are working around…

Come Play Terraria With Us This Weekend!

Hi there! I'm Scott, and you've probably seen my monthly RPS Community Updates. The games featured earlier this week have all seen a rise in popularity, but none more than Terraria [official site]. This weekend, we're holding two events open to everyone to play with us. Come get involved!

RPS Community Update: What You Did in Arma 3, Europa Universalis, Guild Wars 2 and Terraria

July is for lazy mornings in the sunshine, lounging around beer gardens with family in the afternoon, and tackling gaming challenges with friends in the evening. Despite the height of summer, the RPS community has continued to soar, with action in Arma 3 [official site], Europa Universalis [official site], Guild Wars 2 [official site] and Terraria [official site].

RPS Community Update: What You Did in Blood Bowl, Cities: Skylines, Dirt Rally, Guild Wars 2 and PlanetSide 2

Hi folks!Here's what happened in May in the RPS community. In this alliterative edition: Blood Bowl [official site] brethren batter and bludgeon in preparation for the new game; Cities: Skylines [official site] succession games subsequently succeed; Dirt Rally [official site] roadsters rack-up a riveting league; Guild Wars 2 [official site] troopers take to hammering out their differences; and PlanetSide 2 [official site] players participate profoundly…

How To Play Games And Chat With The RPS Community

Rock, Paper, Shotgun has one of the friendliest and most active games communities online, but it's possible that you've never peeled back the mask of the frontpage to discover the forums, guilds and game groups that lie beyond.If you're intrigued and you'd like to join the forum, find people to play with, or chat with other RPS readers, read on for a guide to what's…

RPS Community Update: What You Did in Cities: Skylines, Guild Wars 2, PlanetSide 2 and GTA V

Hi folks!I'm Scott and I help moderate the RPS community forum. There's some great discussions going on over there but what I'm really interested in is what the members of the community do together - whether that's in games or out of them. Every month I'm going to provide a summary of what RPSers have been up to and how you can get involved. This…