Background information: I am developing a game similar to other 4x games like Sots, MoO,... I am storing all information about the game(like star/planet/ship/fleet positions, owners and a lot of ...
The server needs to handle the physics, because all the movement will be handled by it. So for that I need a game loop. The thing is that the server doesn't have the render part, it's just a console. ...
There's lots of talk of server-side prediction, but I haven't seen a client-side alternative implemented anywhere. My game uses mouse-based movement, so it's easy to predict the player's location ...
I've implemented Client-Side prediction into my game, where when input is received by the client, it first sends it to the server and then acts upon it just as the server will, to reduce the ...