Game State

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Lag (online Gaming) - Effects
... on the exact cause, but also on any and all techniques for lag compensation that the game may implement (described below) ... Lag causes numerous problems for issues such as accurate rendering of the game state and hit detection ... In many games, lag is often frowned upon because it disrupts normal gameplay ...
Lag (online Gaming) - Solutions and Lag Compensation - Client-side
... As clients are normally not allowed to define the main game state, but rather receive it from the server, the main task of the client-side compensation ... be dropped, it is sometimes necessary for the client to predict the flow of the game ... Since the state is updated in discrete steps, the client must be able to estimate a movement based on available samples ...

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