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30/Apr/2017

Phoenix 5 finished. Siba has won. Details...

Titan 5 finished. darkclow has won. Details...

25/Apr/2017

Titan 6 started. Details...

Titan 7 now taking players. Details...

23/Apr/2017

Phoenix 4 finished. Kobrov has won. Details...

05/Feb/2017

Pleiades 10 finished. darkclow has won. Details...

29/Jan/2017

Pleiades 9 finished. Kobrov has won. Details...

19/Jan/2017

PCC 2.0.2: A few days ago, I uploaded PCC2 version 2.0.2. This is again mostly a bugfix release, but also adds some minor improvements (such as showing that your ship has Hardened engines, or showing Hisss ... Read more...

04/Jan/2017

North Star 2 started. Details...

North Star 3 now taking players. Details...

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Welcome to PlanetsCentral, a web site for playing VGA Planets 3.x, a classic turn-based space exploration strategy game. This site is home of the PlanetsCentral Automated Host, a fully-automated, reliable game hosting service, and PCC2 Web, a browser-based game client. Read more...

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Here are some games that are currently waiting for players:

Phoenix 6
The standard game for everyone: PHost 4, PList 2.4.
PList 2.4, PHost 4, always current version
North Star 3
No-alliances/no-cooperation game. Everyone plays for themselves. Otherwise, similar to the Pleiades series.
PList 3.2, PHost 4, always current version
Titan 7
A classic game: standard ship list, standard Echo Cluster, standard score, standard rules.
Standard Ship List, PHost 4, always current version

All offerings are on the Join Games page. The Active Games page occasionally has open replacement positions.

Latest forum activity:

Voting for whatever you want. Because we didn't fix it at the start of the game now we can't force anyone. You want any change you need all other players to agree. That's my point of view. Ok, my ...
Voting for what?.. To end game or to find the winner?.. What about other places?.. Well, I propose voting to end at turn 80 Or let us vote for end condition.
Not submitting a turn gives a reliability penalty. Abandoning a race also gives a reliability penalty if nobody takes the race; dropping voluntarily or being kicked does not make a difference here. ...
Well, if we want to improve the gameplay on this server I believe we should abandon this stupid (in my eyes) idea that the winner of the game is a person who accumulated the most ptscore. With such ...
And what is "whole thing" exactly?.. Yes, some of races should win fast, and for some easier to win after long period. That's why we need formal end condition. Look, if you want to win, and we ...
I think it is strange a little. So, if somebody wants to end, he'd ask others for end, but those, who won't end, will just doing nothing - no need to asking at all. I think, it'd be good to have the ...

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