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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:
The standard game for everyone: PHost 4, PList 2.4.
PList 2.4, PHost 4, always current version
A classic game: standard ship list, standard Echo Cluster, standard score, standard rules.
Standard Ship List, PHost 4, always current version
North Star 13
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:
Not knowing when the game ends gives you excitement and avoids anticlimactic endings. So for me we continue with the dice.
Thanks to everyone for the game, to the allies for their help and ...
You're very kind, but I'm sure if the game lasts another 20 turns you and your allies would wipe us all out.
I admit that I asked Stefan to close the game.
Didn’t know that the real end is decided by CPU, sorry for my ‘blondness’
Yes, top 3 are set. Although if the game continues I fear to ...
I particularly don't mind. I'm ok playing til the end (whenever it happens) or stopping now if most people are bored or feel that not much more is gonna happen. The first and second places ...
I got some requests to end the game. As a heads-up: I do not normally close games manually. The server will close the games automatically, after rolling a die that I cannot directly influence. ...
No problem, but it strange.
In most cases Halvar send his turn in last minutes before hostrun.
Maybe, he set up script for sending turns.
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