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VGA Planets 3.x,
a classic turn-based space exploration strategy game.
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Here are some games that are currently waiting for players:
Standard ship list with PHost and four experience levels.
Standard Ship List, PHost 4, always current version
The standard game for everyone: PHost 4, PList 2.4.
PList 2.4, PHost 4, always current version
North Star 5
No-alliances/no-cooperation game. Everyone plays for themselves. Otherwise, similar to the Pleiades series.
PList 3.2, PHost 4, always current version
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Latest forum activity:
I dont know how much CPU resources your host has. The "10-15" setting removes very bad starting condition. That is enough for me.
Also please consider changing HomeworldsRadius to at least 486 (I ...
Those results do not surprise me: the average is pi*165²/8000 = 10.7 planets. 12-16 is outside that range and takes a lot of luck to obtain. The question is how far we can tighten the limit. 9-12 is ...
Any colonization beyond 3 hops involves the contested territory and combat actions. That is the point where player's skills come into play. But the core planets are another story. They should support ...
Math says the average should be 43, which means you were lucky last time, not so lucky this time
vcnc, I must admit your topic "fell over" a little during the many PlanetsCentral topics. However, we ...
Here is my topic about that problem. Amaster's settings definetly must be changed. It is really frustrating when you cant win a game just because of a random generator and your skills don't matter.
Btw Stefan I think you need to work a bit to improve amaster.
I have 25 planets total in 331ly (4 turn flight) circle around my HW.
I checked last game I was playing ( I had over 50).
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