Team Fortress Classic (2001), Natural Selection(2002), hell, even the original Quake can still be played multiplayer.
Just make sure the games you buy are available with dedicated servers that can be run by the public, and you will never have this problem.
Free up what used to be the UHF TV spectrum for peer to peer use, and we can do a lot to fix the last mile problem.
I though the UHF frequencies are now being used by ATSC "over the air HDTV."
Cult: A small unpopular religion
There, fixed that for you.
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