LAN party

Updated: 06/16/2017 by Computer Hope

Alternatively referred to as a computer party, a LAN party describe a get together of individuals and their computers. LAN (local area network) parties are held to play network games with other individuals and to share files. Most network LAN parties contain around 10 people and their computer; however, some companies and other enthusiasts can setup LAN parties to host several hundred, and sometimes thousands, of different players and their computers. Below is a picture taken by Oneras, an example of such an event.

Lan party

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