How we offer “free game hosting”

November 17, 2018

We think customers deserve to know what they’re buying before they buy it, which is why we offer free hosting to test our services and decide if you want to use it. The 24 hour server is a fully fledged game server just like one you would buy. The CPU is capped at 75%. Users […]

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Will sbox kill Garry’s Mod?

November 10, 2018

“Sandbox is going to kill Garry’s Mod!” they said. Not quite, we said. Allow us to explain how we think Sbox will impact Garry’s Mod, and how Garry’s Mod will impact Sbox. There is no arguing Garry’s Mod is immensely popular because of the amount of content developers have created for it, from the TTT’s […]

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Sbox hosting – will Crident host sbox game servers?

October 15, 2018

This is a question we’re frequently getting asked recently. “Will Crident host sandbox game servers” – this is probably because a lot of people have been noticing the page on our website which list S&box hosting. The answer is pretty simple so this post is going to be short, but it’s not as simple as a “yes”. […]

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Dino 2.0

October 10, 2018

This is a pretty chunky update, so we figured we should throw together a post on it. We made a number of changes, and added some entirely new things – while mostly improving the backend, and preparing the game panel for our new infrastructure which should provide better international load times, improved reliability, and future […]

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What is Crident Nitro?

September 29, 2018

With gmod hosting, your game server is running on a dedicated server – which is quite similar to your computer. It has a CPU, SSD’s and ram, etc. Normally hosts will allocate certain limits regarding how many gmod servers servers they run on each dedicated server, to prevent them from lagging. Some hosts run more […]

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How to upgrade your Crident server

September 25, 2018

Upgrading your server might not seem like something obvious – and it’s a process we’re working to improve. But until then, you have a few options. We’ll explain the steps and process involved in upgrading your service here to make your day a little easier, though! Typically we quote you the cost, and once you […]

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Will Garry’s Mod addons, models and maps work in sbox?

September 12, 2018

Alright so this is something a lot of people are talking about recently and it seems like the answers are pretty much in for it. So we figured we would make a post to answer it once and for all based on the information we currently have. S&box is going to naively support addon creation […]

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Web v2: How Crident is pushing the envelope

September 5, 2018

The issue with hosting a game panel At Crident we’re always looking to keep ahead of the curve, and with the leading game panel, we understand the game panel is crucial to game hosting. Without it – game hosting is basically non-existent. It’s important for the game panel to be fast, and reliable. Typically game […]

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Diagnose Client/Server Side Lag: Using FProfiler

August 31, 2018

A common to-do Garry’s Mod server owners face is understanding what and where lag/stuttering is coming from on the client-side and server-side of their game server. There’s tools out there little do most know which will help you identify your main performance issues such as FProfiler. In this article we’ll be breaking down and teaching […]

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