Over on Potshot we were musing in the comments on which server to choose for the Pirates of the Burning Sea pre-boarding party, and the topic of server choice came up. So I got to trot out my server choice rules.
These are “Day One” rules and assume that no outside factors, such as friends already playing the game, exist. “Go play with your friends” trumps these rules.
But given a blank slate, I always say:
- Never pick this first server on the list
- Never pick the last server on the list
- Always pick the server with the name that is the hardest to pronounce and/or spell
So given the following PotBS server names from which to choose:
Guadeloupe seems to be the obvious choice. I rather expect most people will assume it rhymes with cantaloupe.
So see you on Guadeloupe!