Want to know more about gaming and why / how it's so awesome? This article serves as a kind of frequently-asked-questions (FAQ) that will grow as time goes by, providing guides from the very basic to the technical, including guides on how to get started with gaming; how to set up a PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360 on the Internet; how to log online and play with other gamers; how to take advantage of Telkom bandwidth; and much more.
Gamers who are interested in gaming competitively should look at the Competitive Gaming FAQ. That provides more guides on playing online and at LANs competitively, while this article is geared more towards general educational needs.
General guides on gaming on consoles (PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360)
With local bandwidth being cheaper, there are many different ways that gamers can get their router to use local bandwidth only with local sites and international bandwidth only with international sites.
This is advantageous because it means gamers who want to play online against other gamers using a local server can do so without paying international bandwidth costs.
Two options are Route Sentry and Traffic Splitter. These are for PC. Here are articles on each: