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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...

30/Dec/2016

The previous year(s) in review: PlanetsCentral started operating in 2011, that is, five years ago. Hosting operation on PlanetsCentral started a year later. Time for a look back. Some numbers Read more...

18/Dec/2016

Pleiades 8 finished. Yggdrasill has won. Details...

02/Dec/2016

North Star 1 started. Details...

North Star 2 now taking players. Details...

20/Nov/2016

North Star 1 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:

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
Pleiades 12
Advanced PList game: PHost 4, PList 3.2, and all features enabled. Fun for experienced players.
PList 3.2, PHost 4, always current version
Phoenix 6
The standard game for everyone: PHost 4, PList 2.4.
PList 2.4, 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:

Hi all! May be we can and this game early, then 80 turns? My vote "yes" for ending now)
Hi all! May be we can and this game early, then 80 turns? My vote "yes" for ending now)
May I ask why darkclow is still inside the game? His race the Fascists have a score of 0. I know the game is almost over, but I just wonder. And when he sends no turn in (which he probably cant) it ...
Similar thoughts... I posted this some time ago No alliance game
I am dying to join a game (North Star type preferably, or Pleiades as my second choice) but I don't have much time at the moment. I know how you feel...
Well, there were no diplomacy games at blutmagie and they were the best ones. With anonymous players, battlemass reports, no information about other races (no ptscore, no number of ships and planets ...

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