Melbourne Latency

90 Undead Warrior
7240
Hey guys, im just looking for some helpful solutions about my latency in game
being from Australia i have about 350-400ms and its driving me insane in arenas!
besides any ISP queries is there anything i can do that will ACTUALLY help decrease my ping?
friends i play with in Sydney say they have about 180ms constantly and say the game is very easily playable and they have no problems with that latency but 350-400 is just too dear and results in me being frustrated!!
any suggestions will be appreciated! Thank you
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You get 200ms from Melbourne (which is still pathetic; we need local server, but it's better than 350-400ms). Change to an ISP with decent infrastructure.

I suggest iiNet/Internode.
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100 Human Warlock
16615
Yeah even with the best ISP and conditions you will never get too far under 200ms purely because of the distance between us and the servers, i find it hilarious when Americans start talking about latency getting up to 50 or 100 and the game becoming unplayable. 300 is pretty standard for the average Australian.
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100 Blood Elf Hunter
16475
Yeah latency here is ridiculous, I have heard of something called tunnelling, which you can buy and it will lower you a little but I haven't tried it.
There also seems to be a world wide issue with latency atm on Blizz's side, affecting world latency, most likely to do with the downloading going on atm.
It is getting beyond a joke though, This week has been so bad that I haven't been able to cap my cp even through bg's, let alone arena's. My friend and I are levelling healers atm and haven't even been able to do that most of this week due to laggin out.
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