Continuing on from my previous posts on the various companies that offer Game Servers to rent, I will summarize some other companies that are worth looking at in your quest for a great company to rent from to host your games.
- So you Start is one of the more expensive Game Server rental companies, but it does have some nice features. They have subscriptions that are monthly. Their pricing begins at $69.99. This price includes an Intel i7 processor, 16 GB of RAM and 120 GB SSD Disk. It offers anti DDoS protection with up to 16 IPs. It has 250 Mbps Bandwidth along with 100 GB of backup storage. They support a variety of games, here are a few of the popular ones: Half-Life, Team Fortress Classic, Counter-Strike 1.6, Counter-Strike: Source, Left 4 Dead, Garry’s Mod, Grand Theft Auto and more.
- Survival Servers offers servers with zero lag and run on dual CPU Xeon processors. They offer DDoS protection in select locations. They use SSD drives. They offer customer service support via tickets. They respond within a maximum of 24 hours, usually the response is within a few hours. They have servers in the United States including: Los Angeles, Seattle, Dallas, North Carolina, and New York. They also have servers in France and Germany.
They offer a variety of games some are Arma 2, Unturned, Rust, Reign of kings, ARK:Survival Evolved, Hurtworld and Fragmented. The pricing varies depending on the game. Rust starts at 20 cents a slot, while Fragmented starts at $1.40. They offer instant setup, once you pay your game server will be created and you will get an email with the details to connect to it. You can upgrade at any time. They also offer an affiliate program; if you refer customers through this program you can earn 10% commission on the new customers’ invoices for life. This is a nice feature to earn a little money.
- Host Havoc has earned a reputation for having very fast support time turnaround. They offer 24/7 support. For those who customer service is a priority might be interested to check Host Havoc out. They have server locations in the United States (Nevada, Washington, Illinois, Texas and California), Canada, France and Australia. They offer a TCAdmin Control Panel allowing you to access it from anywhere. They have DDoS protection to prevent network attacks. Host Havoc uses Windows Server 2012 R2 operating system and Intel Xeon processors.They offer instant setup on game server orders once payment is received. They guarantee your satisfaction and you can request a refund within 72 hours of your purchase if you are not satisfied.
They offer a variety of games including: 7 Days to Die, ARK: Survival Evolved, Arma 3, Counter Strike: Go, Garry’s Mod, Hurtworld and Rust Experimental. They offer other games and are currently adding more. Host Havoc also offers an affiliate program that allows you to earn credit or money for referring new customers. You earn 12% commission for each referral. The cost is monthly and varies depending on the game. The Team Fortress 2 starts at $4.00 a month and is the lowest price game server rental. The highest game server rental is ARK at $17.50 a month.
As you can see the prices can vary significantly among the companies that offer game server rentals as well as the types of customer service they offer. Stay tuned for more posts highlighting other game server rental options. I look forward to sharing more information in future posts.