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NS2 Trader – Complete your collection

Posted by in News, June 18, 2017

The NS2 Trader trades 1:1 NS2 Steam cards, Emoticons and Collectibles (Expect Upra’s Lucky Skulk Foot, read below for the reason). Give us the item you don’t need and request one you want to have.

How to Trade
1. Click on this link to send an offer: Send us an offer
2. Make sure your trade offer meet our rules. We only trade NS2 items.
3. Practice patience. We respond to the trade in 24-48 hours usually.

Trade Urpa’s Lucky Skulk Foot to unlock the Achievement
We help you to unlock the One Gorge’s Treasure Achievement. Write the trader a message

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Promoted Map of the Month – ns2_yana

Posted by in Uncategorized, May 15, 2017

This month (May 2017) promoted map: ns2_yana

Lately we decided to give those custom maps a spotlight on our servers who have received a huge update or where the mapper is working hard to get his map done. Creating a map is a very time-consuming hobby and requires a lot of skills, especially for a game like NS2. We appreciate the work of the mappers and we love custom maps. Therefore we pick one map each month, that deserves to have the full attention from us. Promoted maps will have a high chance to be displayed in the mapvote (80% to be exact). This month promoted map: ns2_yana

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Relaunching Wooza’s Hamsterwheel

Posted by in Uncategorized, May 13, 2017

It’s time to bring back Wooza’s Hamsterwheel server!

Wooza’s Hamsterwheel offers intense 16vs16 battles. Ideally for those who think 21vs21 is too much but 12vs12 on the other side too less action.
The server is also perfect for new players; Welcome and support them!
When the server is in a healthy state, we might add 10 spectator slots back. This is not sure yet.

Every succesful server requires seeders. Even tho this server was once very popular, things have changed and it needs time to bring back the server in it’s old shape.
Good times to seed Wooza’s Hamsterwheel are at 6-7pm UTC+1.

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Find the Gorge Plushie – Event started

Posted by in News, April 29, 2017

Once per day, we secretly hide 5 gorge plushies on a map. For every plushie you find, you win a game from the list below! But watch out, there is a lot of competitors hunting those sneaky plushies. You may get some hints on discord when the event is about to start. Also you can only win two games per day.

The event starts at Saturday, 29th April and ends on the 6th of May. That means, we’ll be giving away 35 games!

Good luck finding the plushies!

Update: We have been gifted many games from ChrisHC. Special thanks for donating them! See his games:

1x Cannon Brawl
1x CS:Go
1x Gun Monkeys
1x Half Life 2
1x Hotline Miami
1x ibb & obb
3x Leathal League
3x Monaco
1x Orion Prelude
1x Psychonauts
3x Ring Runners: Flight of the Sages
5x Super Hexagon
1x The Ship
2x VVVVVV
List of games that can be won:

0x 7 Days to Die
3x Agathe Christie – The ABC Murders
2x Alan Wake
1x Anno 2070
3x Amnesia Collection
5x Amnesia – A machine for pigs
1x Among the Sleep
1x Antichamber
4x Awesomenauts
3x Battlefield 4 (Origin required)

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A new beginning

Posted by in Uncategorized, April 26, 2017

Good news, everyone!

With UWE’s recent decision to re-introduce the ‘ALL Tab’ in the server browser, we found the passion again to put more time into NS2. We’d like to present some community news and what we have been working on lately. We would also like to invite you to our second Gorge Plushie Event, starting this Saturday (2017-04-29). Read further down about the Event.

We also want to mention how important seeding is. Since there is the ‘ALL Tab’ again, we have the possibility to seed the server earlier. Seeders decide if the community can grow or not, and we are depended on you!

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The Wooza Spirit

Posted by in Uncategorized, November 10, 2016

There are a number of notable differences between how Wooza servers are run and other hosters. This article aims to collect and explain the idea and logic behind it.

What sets us apart from other servers

For a while we tried different approaches. The well-known teamstacking problem was the one that broke most ideas. If a player goes out of line the first idea that comes to mind is to limit said players sphere if influence. Creating and enforcing rules, restricting movement/free speech and a tendendy to overachieve is the usual response. We tried a number of those and realised it doesn’t work.

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Wooza’s 3 year anniversary celebration with Gorge Plushie Hunt

Posted by in News, October 25, 2016

It’s almost impossible to believe, yet we celebrate our 3 years anniversary of Woozas!

What started as a pastime project back in 2013, became one of the best NS2 communities over the years. It has been a great time and I want to take this opportunity to thank you, our loyal community members. You kept NS2 and 24+ servers alive!
As a small token of our appreciation, we have prepared a week long celebration with daily give aways!

Give away event – Find the secret gorge plushies!

Date: Tuesday the 25th of October till Tuesday the 1st of November (Event starts at random times, most likely when server is full).

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How-To: Create your own Shoulder Patch

Posted by in Customization, August 13, 2016

Wooza now offers TSF recruits to draw a custom shoulder patch before they go to war.

You either can pick between three hand crafted patches Muse made or you send your own image! Follow the steps below to create your own shoulder patch.

Wooza Approved and Donator members will receive their unique shoulder patch in the week beginning from the 14th of August.

How-To: create your own shoulder patch

Step 1: Be creative!
Create an image (or use one from the Internet) with the dimension of 256x256px. Make sure to have a transparent background on your image. Preferred format is .dds but .psd or png are also accepted. Others are not supported, You can use Paint.NET for free and Paint.NET also offers you to save your badge directly as .dds file (Choose DXT5 format when saving.)

STEP 2: Find out your STEAM ID:
Visit this link: http://steamidfinder.com/ and paste your Steam Profile URL. Note the result.

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Server Status Gadget and Quick Join

Posted by in Tool, July 9, 2016

The Server Status Gadgets has two functions:

  1. Showing Server details on the desktop.
  2. Join the server without opening the game by clicking on the gadget

Each server has two versions:
Lite: Shows actual playersize and current map.
Full: Shows actual playersize, current map, Detail Player Chart of past 24 hours and Top Players.

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