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8e5a69  No.15615632

Welcome Captains,Admirals and Emperors to another Space Thread. Please fill out the forum to let others know what you are





And thank you for visiting the Space thread and please enjoy your stay

ba0f4d  No.15615644

Pillar of Autism.

8e5a69  No.15615651

File: f4965368b06ce66⋯.webm (14.75 MB, 1280x720, 16:9, Policenauts Duo.webm)

In order to get things started I'll go first.


About to start playing Star Traders for the first time


Webm related and the LoGH sound track


Does game text count?


Tenchi-Muyo GXP, I'm a sucker for the series, sue me.

31272a  No.15615938



Empyrion, aka Cynical Early-Access Meme Game #38,091


eceleb dramas


Haven't been able to read anything since my tablet shit the bed. Saving for an $800 GPU and $450 AC unit currently.


Every single horror movie on amazon prime/netflix.

Reminder that X3 TC/AP is still the best space game of all time and nothing else even comes close.

974e04  No.15616013



X3AP:Litcube Universe with Mayhem.

It's way different from what I expected, but then again I went completely blind into it.


FTL soundtrack.

I plan to download FTL itself in next month.


Nothing in particular.


I don't have means to watch anything on my PC right now and there isn't anything on (((tv))) today.

524b3c  No.15616040


If there’s one place that procedural generation could really shine, it’s a game where the backdrop is a Ringworld or a Banks Orbital. That’s all the more “open” that an open world game would ever need to be. You could have a ton of different types of games in that environment. Imagine an RTS, or a city (civilization) builder, or even a mystery game (gotta find out what happened to the PrecursorForerunnerEarlybirds). Hell, you could do a grand-scale ARMA-style military campaign game on one.

ae2b3c  No.15616191


I disagree. A ringworld is the ideal shape for a linear exploration game; The size limit allows for hand-crafted geography, and the single general direction allows for a progression of events/difficulty as the player progresses, while still being open.

8e5a69  No.15620553

File: 149d0f4981d2fa9⋯.mp4 (13.45 MB, 1280x720, 16:9, Star Wars-Domino Squad's G….mp4)

This thread is under orders to stop being dead right now

ae2b3c  No.15620819


So has E:D ruined exploration yet (more than it was already)?

d917ed  No.15621009


I hope it's not going to be that bad. Scanning every system for 5 to 10 minutes with spectral analysis mini-game is a shit idea.

95b7ce  No.15622538









d233bc  No.15622563


The new system looks like it's going to be hell unless you can reliably figure out what kind of planets you have in a system without having to manually scan all of them down.

ae2b3c  No.15622593


The only mercy I hope for is that the new scan view exists within the cockpit, and not separately like the map views.

d233bc  No.15622595


The joke's on you. It's a different screen.

d233bc  No.15622619

YouTube embed. Click thumbnail to play.


Embed related at around 49 minutes.

aef762  No.15622645

File: bae0fb165f81844⋯.png (2.76 MB, 1904x957, 1904:957, ClipboardImage.png)


Creeper World 3

Some good shit though I wish there were more things that could break ties. As it stands, once you get a beach head set up, there's nothing the creeper can do to break it. I've been watching the dev vlog for creeper world 4 and he's put in a bunch of wave physics and fluid dynamics that should help with this problem. That and the crimson creeper and how it interacts with the fluid simulation. I remember him saying he didn't intend for it to flow towards where you were fighting but because what you're shooting at always causes a downhill slope, it just naturally does it.

It's autism like that which makes for great game dev.


Nothing at the moment but I did binge on 88 rising the other night. Not even into rap but it went down a treat partly sleep deprived.


Onto the last book of Azimov's foundation/robots series I haven't read yet, Robots and Empire. Should be the link between the two series.


Goblin Hunter. Might pick up the manga if I can find it.

ae2b3c  No.15622647



>Different screen

>Have to spend my time staring at squiggles on a static line

>Scanning is now a glorified turret segment, but even worse somehow

>It's basically ruined

>The only viable playstyle left is being a passenger liner

Might as well play Microsoft Flight Simulator at this point.

d233bc  No.15622653


I think the probing shit is really cool, but it's kinda pointless, since if you're way the fuck out there, you don't find anything interesting on planet surfaces.

d47ace  No.15623583

File: e0a12702df24e45⋯.webm (7.94 MB, 1280x720, 16:9, 2001 A Star Citizen, Part….webm)

8e5a69  No.15627879

File: 0e41dc08cf7cc5c⋯.jpg (202.57 KB, 867x1200, 289:400, Mandalorians.jpg)

02c8a8  No.15627922

File: d20fb00a451203b⋯.png (103.66 KB, 950x462, 475:231, no-mans-sky-10-23-18-1.png)

>Scam Shitizen is still selling jpegs and MMO pipe dream fantasies

>Elite Dangerous keeps being lame

>NMS gets another big meaty free update, improving an already great game

Is NMS the biggest sleeper classic of all space games? It's the only recent space game I currently enjoy playing. I suppose there's hope for the upcoming X4, but man oh man, I didn't expect this after the disastrous launch of NMS.

747e55  No.15627930

8e5a69  No.15627933


What will it add anon?

b7d6c0  No.15627938



Been playing Starsector with mods, just now trying nexrellin with it and im enjoying it so far


Recently listened to a bunch of stuff from The Voice oddly enough.


Space-wise: Another Primarch Quest and Death Among the Stars as well as I might reread some more of War of the Krork again.


Alchestbreach, mostly his older stuff.

46c0c2  No.15627969


How is NMS now anyway? I know it's gotten a ton of updates, including MP, but since there's no h y p e surrounding it I don't really see anyone ever talking about it.

02c8a8  No.15627976

File: 24ec2e04f6c4147⋯.jpg (166.92 KB, 702x720, 39:40, 1502229647853.jpg)


There aren't any details yet but it will be creepy and spooky content. Make space scary again.

02c8a8  No.15627998


It's pretty great honestly. It feels like a modern version of Frontier: Elite II, Starflight and that one game that I can't remember the name of right now, all merged into one and with multiplayer. If you stick with it you can find some pretty awesome planets that you just haven't seen in other games. I'd say it's the best space game out there at the moment.

ae2b3c  No.15628503


It's slightly above Elite Dangerous. The space combat is still simplistic shit, and cave generation got nerfed hard in the last update (a shame). But you can build up to your own fleet of ships which all generate cash from missions and expeditions now. The grinding on the surface gets meh for a while, but once you get aforementioned money, you can just buy resources. Alien interaction is decent as well. I've been totally avoiding the plot, so I can't speak to it.

822574  No.15632133

File: ae608298e97bec4⋯.jpg (167.86 KB, 540x936, 15:26, 1435346416719.jpg)


>improving an already great game

>already great game

>great game



>NMS gets another big meaty free update


>There aren't any details yet


02c8a8  No.15634005


Nah, I actually pre-hated NMS before release, pie in the sky MMO space games just aren't for me. But when it got out that it was only SP with asynchronous uploading of explored stuff on launch my inner contrarian got the better of me and I decided to check it out because everyone everywhere was picking on it.

Turns out it's basically the game I've been waiting for since I was a kid and played space games on an old machine running DOS. It was everything I wanted and then they just kept improving it, making it a legit great game. It scratches every itch you got, that old science fiction aesthetic, the fantasy of exploring strange new worlds, a living and active universe that you still can become isolated in if you travel to a desolate place. There's mysteries to investigate, secrets to uncover. You can feed a cute alien critter and befriend it, hide from acid rain in a cavern and then take off and seamlessly journey to another planet in the system, only to get eaten by some horrific creature you encounter on the surface.

31ee64  No.15635252

Second part of the shit coming to Elite soon had a reveal stream today. Aside from a shitload of background simulation changes, fun stuff I saw was:

>squadrons can ally to minor factions

>wars work off of a tug-of-war system between factions

>combat zones have side objectives and voiced chatter

>you can kill enough ships in a CZ to effectively end a battle, but I'm not sure what happens after

>USS become persistent

>actual fucking random events with voice acting

>more megaships

>megaships get routes and travel around

>a random encounter where a megaship is getting raided by pirates and you can help either the megaship or the pirates

>apparently there's more megaship related random encounters

>new free voicepacks

cc7b69  No.15635278



according to dataminers its underwater shit. subs, some monsters, and other things.


its decent now. id say get it if you can get it on sale for like $20-30 or on g2a. a lot of improvements since launch, only took them 2 years to actually give everything they promised.


until i can at least walk on my ship elite is dead to me.

31ee64  No.15635322


Thinking like that is what got us the shitmess that was X-Rebirth. And it's a good chunk of the reason Scam Citizen isn't making progress. You can have a perfectly good spacesim without giving the player legs. It's not Elite though, Elite is barely a game in the first place

c134d7  No.15635367


i mean after 200+ hours in elite i just want to be able to walk around.

8e5a69  No.15635396


Being a floating ship gets tiring after a while anon, Walking around is needed

7573a6  No.15635417



Can't you just do it in meatspace then, so devs will be able to stop wasting time and money on some fluff that barely does anything for gameplay?

948158  No.15635444

File: fdb3dd01bde7f01⋯.webm (4.92 MB, 640x360, 16:9, rebel galaxy new anime.webm)

>watch cinematic trailer

nani the fuck?


>Walking around is needed

>not qt waifus

come on, anon.

66c117  No.15635447


Tried Particle fleet? It needed the ship customization option but other than that it was good.

31ee64  No.15635457


Reminds me of the Dead Space movies.

948158  No.15635458


>Might pick up the manga if I can find it.

Use hakuneko desktop, select mangadex, select english and bookmark it. That shit makes reading japanese comics comfy.

8e5a69  No.15635484


I didn't think I had to mention waifus anon but both are desperately needed in Space games, Now that I think about it I can't think of any space game with proper waifus or anything which is really crazy.

9efc84  No.15635489

>>15635444 (check'd)

How does shit this bad get past the initial pitch phase? Oh that's right, ((())).

948158  No.15635528

File: c028b20fd9843e8⋯.png (59.08 KB, 148x265, 148:265, 1450306537788.png)


>Now that I think about it I can't think of any space game with proper waifus

ae2b3c  No.15635538


Until we get AI wingmates (or less grind, but that's asking the impossible), I'm not really interested. It shouldn't even be a hard feature to implement, given that AI wings already exist.


Literally the only appeal of space legs to me is wandering around my ship for general geeking out purposes. Any gameplay element where I have to walk around is going to be gay, because it's time that I won't be doing spaceship things, and therefore inferior



I mean, I kinda thought Bastila from KotOR was a little bit like that. She started out like a cunt, but you tame her and make her yours by the end.

1d52d4  No.15635549



If VN's count, there's Sunrider and ACE Academy.

14d9b6  No.15635573


>tfw you will never conquer the galaxy with your waifu and rule as king and queen

69c8c5  No.15635618


Wasn't the Mass Effect trilogy basically a dating sim in space?

948158  No.15635630


>there's Sunrider

already played that one, but i still havent done the other girls routes, I wonder if they will do Sunrider: Resurrection.

8e5a69  No.15635633

File: 877bb2a87e21164⋯.jpg (369.8 KB, 1680x1050, 8:5, Star Wars-Death Trooper.jpg)


I played Kotor to death, I need more. I can now understand why they say space is lonely.


I guess I'll try


But it ended so fugging poorly

933cfa  No.15635780

File: ae0e675cd3021b9⋯.jpg (747.38 KB, 1508x720, 377:180, 70838006_p0.jpg)

>Contemplating trying out EVE because I need more space and I'm tired of strategy games

Always seen screenshots and a few videos on it, but I never actually tried it out myself. If it doesn't appeal to me, I'll just go back to X3 or ED.

ce9d63  No.15635799

File: 046a3adaf1742f5⋯.png (832.17 KB, 916x700, 229:175, remilia faces.png)

Can I take my waifu with me to space?

7f1cb1  No.15635829


>But it ended so fugging poorly

That's what happens when you add shit writers to the team and then fire your good ones between the first and third games.

31ee64  No.15635882


Prepare for autism of the social variety. I played religiously from 2015 to 2017, and had a lof of fun with it, but it really isn't for everyone, but from what I gather, even the diehard EVE community thinks CCP just can't stop fucking up.

14d9b6  No.15636030


Would the light of foreign stars count as sunlight?

5cf0a4  No.15636137


It's a dying game, anon. You could just drop in as a free player, I guess, but I think a lot of the appeal is from social autism, rather than anything space. (Although EVE does convey a sense of space pretty well.)

9efc84  No.15636195

File: c387a0f55980c16⋯.png (113.2 KB, 220x266, 110:133, 220px-X_-_Beyond_the_Front….png)

File: e7a3b78995a35ed⋯.png (153.74 KB, 252x354, 42:59, X2_-_The_Threat_Coverart.png)

File: d1dc593840edb17⋯.png (186.18 KB, 252x350, 18:25, X3_-_Reunion_Coverart.png)

File: 2f018eb055f8ca1⋯.gif (37.2 KB, 646x154, 323:77, X_Rebirth_logo.gif)

File: 63f6c946b2b68f5⋯.jpg (36.8 KB, 460x215, 92:43, header.jpg)


>What is the X Series

The game is quite literally singleplayer EVE.

1eb328  No.15637591


ms flight sim is genuinely more fun

At leas that's basically training you to fly real shit and you can actually cock up and crash because you don't know what the fuck you're doing with your plane

noob harmless is the complete opposite of complexity or fun in every possible way

02c8a8  No.15637884


The X series is the physical manifestation of space autism.

7d321c  No.15637892



I don't know how to feel about this considering the shitheap that was X: Stillbirth.

2ef1db  No.15638036

File: f779b8dff7968e1⋯.png (44.81 KB, 794x483, 794:483, X4_requirements.png)

File: 2b741e27ad7127b⋯.png (163.6 KB, 1533x599, 1533:599, Buy (((Collector))) editio….png)


You should know answer about that already.

02c8a8  No.15638302


They seem to have learned from the catastrophe of Stillbirth, it'll probably turn out alright.

ae2b3c  No.15638486


He literally mentioned X3 in the post you replied to.


Yeah, and I also just remembered that Falcon BMS has VR support. I've got a nice lineup going now.

011b3c  No.15638775


The guy drawing the backgrounds/scenario is great. Really good shit.

The thing drawing the characters needs to die at the next opportunity it gets, holy fucking shit.

>stylized non-detailed characters on top of very detailed backgrounds

I've seen a few series that pull that off. This is not one of them.

9efc84  No.15640473


So EVE… singleplayer…

c72280  No.15643847

File: fac0669602ffcf5⋯.jpg (11.24 KB, 1000x625, 8:5, Weyland_Corporation.jpg)

So, what is the opinion on how the next Stellaris DLC is shaping up?

They finally let the cat out of the bag: The paid feature is playable megacorporations.

>Implying I pay for Stellaris or it's DLC

According to the dev diary, Megacorps have a much smaller size limit on their empire and suffer harsher penalties for expanding over it. Elections are held every 20 years and Megacorporations can pick any ethics.

However, they can open up branches on the planets of other empires after concluding a treaty of commerce and construct mutually beneficial buildings. Throwing out a Megacorp means breaking the traty and winning a war against them to nationalise their assets, however if you lose you undergo forced vassalisation as a Subsidiary.

This new class of vassal pay 25% enery income to their overlord and can colonise and fight with other vassals (mirroring the Feudal Society civic and Thrall states of Awakend Empires).

Modified gameplay comes from the Criminal Heritage and Gopsel of the Masses civis.

The first turns your empire into the space mafia, meaning you build branches without being invited and can build special crime generating buildings. The second turns you space televangelists meaning you can build churches that cause Spiritualist attraction and generate income and special jobs. These are combineable.

c29f61  No.15643913


Christ, if you're not going to bother applying actual animation techniques just hire a couple of actors for a day and fucking rotoscope it.

3ab106  No.15644014


>already selling two expansions before the game is even released yet

>no linux support

>steam required

>ridiculous system requirements to deal with unoptimized game that's likely a 400GB download.

c7dba5  No.15646969


I want Feudal Empire to be available for non-monarchic governments, with different name, for flavour. I really like the vassal system it introduces but I prefer to use the dictatorship authority. Would like to be able to take the feudal empire civic and have it set government type to something like "confederation", identical to feudal empire mechanically.

daa3e1  No.15652392

Has anything new happened in the shitshow that is the star control lawsuit?

ae2b3c  No.15652633


>>steam required

Really? They released all the others on GOG.

c72280  No.15652666


Nah, still ongoing. Both sides claim ridiculous shit to try & capture complete control of the IP and Ford & Reiche still try to GoyFundMe their lawsuit (but it doesn't look too hot, sitting at 36k out of 2 million)

69c8c5  No.15653244

YouTube embed. Click thumbnail to play.

Hi, friends!

Sean Murray here, I just thought I'd let you know that all that stuff you've been dreaming about in your deep sea threads is now in NMS. I know we didn't beat Subnautica but I do think we did a better job and we didn't fire anyone for their political beliefs in the process and you get guns. So if you haven't already checked the game out now is a great time to do so, since you now can properly explore the watery depths on alien worlds with your friends.

02c8a8  No.15653249


There was some delay between Rebirth appeared on steam and the GOG release. I'm pretty sure that will be the case again.

ae2b3c  No.15653303


I'm okay with that, then. Not like Egosoft releases anything finished on day 1.

8e5a69  No.15653304

File: 36b96e26e2d583a⋯.jpg (30.02 KB, 350x500, 7:10, Star Wars-Seatroopers Conc….jpg)


Deep Sea Deep Space is he best and worst of both worlds

ae2b3c  No.15653305


Why don't they work on the SPACE part of the game?

8e5a69  No.15662727

File: 2bfab82a25262b5⋯.jpg (370.18 KB, 1600x1140, 80:57, Space Dandy.jpg)


a06492  No.15664613


Like I said in an earlier thread, it seems to be a ship or go bankrupt situation for Egosoft. Stillbirth hurt them bad.

6ec5a0  No.15664792

File: cb45d40dfa43707⋯.png (1.23 MB, 1687x938, 241:134, juno.png)






Unattractive overly butch space SJW is the character you are forced to play as. Game will play more like Wing Commander I guess? And this is a prequel apparently. The FAQ is pretty cringy.

a06492  No.15664826


It looks more like Freelancer I think.

6ec5a0  No.15664881


You are probably right. My eyes started to glaze over when they introduced the main character tbh.

975a10  No.15665075

>designing a cheap laser drone for drone swarms

>spend hours getting my 20MW laser/reactor combo below 200kg

>it's almost 5am fuck it I'll just use an engine I designed for missiles

>combustion rocket fueled with liquid high explosive

>scale it up and call it a day

>next day, finish designing the carrier

>take it out for a test spin

>fuck up my intercept, end up trying to launch drones straight into combat

>forgot to armor their laser gimbals

>enemy laser burns straight through the front of the drone in like two seconds

>ignites 500kg fuel tank of octaazacubane (detonation velocity: 15.9km/s)

>chain reaction runs down the line of drones I launched and detonates the magazine

>carrier blown in half six seconds into combat

B-b-britannia needs no bulwarks,

No t-towers along the steep

6fc8b3  No.15665366



Starwars Jedi knight Academy + MBII mod




/v/ threads.


I watched Dracula.

99c937  No.15666011


I thought I heard a similar story from this some where. Erich Johann Albert Raeder is that you?

99c937  No.15666033

Also I'm the OP 8e5a69, my ID changed so sorry for that.

02c8a8  No.15666036


That's probably in the pipeline. The space part isn't the main focus of the game though, it's more of a means to an end of getting to places than an focus in of itself. The biggest strength of the game is the procedural places, creatures, situations and so on and they are almost all on planet surfaces or on space stations.

Space is just a whole bunch of nothing. But they are likely to be working on new scenarios, encounters, space fights and such in space but there's not really that much you can do with it, not in the context of this game anyhow. Is there anything in particular you want to see?

5d393e  No.15666214

File: ae75a8183258456⋯.jpg (526.13 KB, 525x809, 525:809, laughing.jpg)

cb8d36  No.15666223

File: 069d7b85004ede0⋯.jpg (34.6 KB, 623x414, 623:414, 41a.jpg)


I bet the government you work for just chalked that up as a loss and threw more money at you to develop it properly assuming you had learned your lesson.

30af31  No.15668963

File: d99d1f006f54443⋯.png (381.96 KB, 616x660, 14:15, 189156511566.png)

what are rogue galaxy out law and X4 release dates?

2a716a  No.15669008



Will be out on end of this month but >>15638036 doesn't make it look good.

>rogue galaxy outlaw

Was planned for Early 2019.

30af31  No.15669051


>whole month

cant wait to see what happens.

02c8a8  No.15670266

Any new space strategy or 4X games on the horizon?

4c4b77  No.15675517



Can't be worse than Elite Dangerous.

aba094  No.15682227

ed2735  No.15686927


Clearly you haven't heard of X: Rebirth.

98bbd8  No.15687387


They wanted to console audience aka everyone, hope they learned from their mistake I expect a console release after the PC release, just like xcom

95d855  No.15688244

I can't break out of the early game/first era of star traders frontiers on brutal difficulty. I love the game but it can be frustratingly punishing. Like, it's all well and good if I'm scraping through by the skin of my teeth and I make a short sighted or suboptimal decision that fucks me over later, I can live with that. What hurts my bumhole is when I'm doing everything right and not taking stupid risks and then the game just decides to throw an unbeatable & inescapable encounter at me like a xeno ship or a 2.6k mass battlecruiser bounty hunter when I'm only level 12. git gud I guess

dc3cd2  No.15689459


wat gaem

98bbd8  No.15689627

File: ef9824698c17495⋯.webm (11.3 MB, 640x360, 16:9, no man's waters.webm)


>no webm

G-d dammit, anon! Git gud at webming!

4ba38d  No.15689840


Oh I get it. You sold your game before you started making it. What people paid $60 for was a prototype.

You ran out of funding or had too little so you lied to everyone selling them the idea rather than the an actual game/an actual product.

47f5f1  No.15689889

>first image


That's Ringworld you faggot. Larry Niven's. You can tell because there are limited bands of darkness from the day-night ring closer to the star.

0349d0  No.15689948


The space race is still on, which eternal 0game will be the first to become 1game? Shekel Yidizen? Numale Sky? Infinity: Never Ever?

5c0f11  No.15690063


sounds like Children of a Dead Earth

f52d7c  No.15690083


I thought they ripped off Subnautica enough when they used exactly the same habitat designs, but taking it underwater is just going too damn far.

e972dd  No.15691225

File: 18ecae0748af7f5⋯.jpg (47.18 KB, 871x871, 1:1, Miles_O'Brien_after_20_yrs.jpg)

>tfw still no Starsector 0.9

ae2b3c  No.15691273

File: 4cd8f054467096c⋯.png (357.58 KB, 698x902, 349:451, ClipboardImage.png)

File: 82ae5ef409da77b⋯.gif (139.25 KB, 250x250, 1:1, Writhing in pain.gif)



99c937  No.15694593


Yeah well,I'm sorry anon that was the name I found when I was looking for space images.

c85f72  No.15694608


69c8c5  No.15694627


Actually Sony pushed it out the door before it was ready, it's always the moneymen making the real calls. What should be clear at this stage is that Hello Games always intended to deliver on their promises, as they have done so for free after release. Any other dev would have made it paid DLC, and in a world where a certain someone sells pipedreams and jpegs for millions you have to give them credit for that.

69c8c5  No.15694661

File: cfdf23ae9485648⋯.png (387.15 KB, 718x526, 359:263, 8fd.png)


I'm not sorry for stealing from your underwater nigger democrat simulator.


NMS is both feature complete and bug free, we're simply adding even more content. For free. Infinity Jew and Shekel Shitizen will never even get a release.

d79b4e  No.15695084


>NMS is both feature complete and bug free, we're simply adding even more content. For free.

>Feature complete

Friendly reminder that No Man's Sky would receive title Bomb of Year 2016, if Mass Defect:Androgynous didn't have release in same year.

>Infinity Jew and Shekel Shitizen will never even get a release.

I can give you that one.

309139  No.15695305


>>Infinity Jew and Shekel Shitizen will never even get a release.

Game cost more than a few trips to space. Humanity could probably afford to build few new space station modules with that money.

123296  No.15699608


>NMS is both feature complete and bug free

the real question is: is it fun?

4ab512  No.15701858

>For N7 day, click bait sites are spruking ME3 mods.

>Most of them are updated stuff that have already been made.

>One, that changes Priority Earth got sued by EA because they put in audio from that part of the game, meaning they had to get people that sound like the characters to record dialog instead.

>Meanwhile, Happy Ending gets away changing the entire ending and snipping parts to create voice lines.

Why not keep it a secret?

4ab512  No.15701869


>They used XCOM 2 music, which is why the mod got taken down 2 months ago.

>They can still use character voices but not XCOM 2 music?

Why not just use ME music then? Hmm.

99c937  No.15705945

File: 3e4f851751080f7⋯.jpeg (474.13 KB, 1043x1504, 1043:1504, Gundam-Cima Garahau.jpeg)

c9c6a0  No.15706035


It's just a fucking cashgrab knock-off of Noctis.

3ab106  No.15707916

For X3, Albion Prelude / Terran Conflict

Does anyone know game starts get unlocked when the save is *modified* ? like when your using mods?

I'm sure I can find a mod that unlocks the gamestarts but I don't want to waste time trying to do it the right way if *modified* blocks it, and I'm not playing without a few mandatory mods (litcube's bounce, cockpits, no fog (fog = fps drops) ).

211f88  No.15708005


>Does anyone know game starts get unlocked when the save is *modified* ? like when your using mods?

These are unlocked after specific conditions you met ingame as Combat and Trade ranks, High reputation with commonwealth races and completed plots. You can get more info here:


1eb9b7  No.15712669

Is there a more fleshed out version of Endless Sky, or a space trucker game?

3ab106  No.15714097

99c937  No.15719011

File: 563daf9a0d83891⋯.webm (3.91 MB, 840x380, 42:19, Star wars-Cut ending.webm)

c0c3c6  No.15726699

File: b5ed9b5bd27fbc6⋯.jpg (641.61 KB, 1043x1200, 1043:1200, 1431612874416.jpg)

Anybody got a story? I'll share my completely fucked ES2 session:

>testing the hissho bird weebs, going for an elimination victory

>all going well, expanding nicely, upping industry to shit fleets constantly

>except that after a while I noticed there wasn't any strategic resources

>"probably because I haven't researched/found them, I'll get on it"

>research and discovery happens, no strategics whatsoever

>Encounter the jewlord lumeris, they start all nice and neighborly

>This motherfucker hass all the fucking hyperium and titanium on the constellation

>Eventually think very little of me, declare war

>Go full ork on them by shitting out all the fleets I can, drown them in bodies

>It works, they back down, but motherfucking space pseudoviking vaulter nomads start bullying me due to piss poor influence production, deny their claims only to get nailed down by penalties

>Another problem: piss poor balance of systems gets me a LOT of industry but piss poor dust and science production, begin to lag hard on tech and can't expand fleets due to dust constraints

>Lack of strategics also fucks me extremely hard, can't get good improvements or good weapons/support modules, can't buy them due to poor economy

>Try to get the vaulters while they're still sort of small, get tired of their stupid shit

>Pin their systems down, begin invading their stronger ones, eventually win

>Little did I know, those sly fuckers teleported an obliterator to the other side of the galaxy, firing a shot straight to my home system

>I know because I discovered this WAY too late, only have one turn to react

>Can buy a citadel shield, sure

>The problem is: you need titanium and hyperium to build it of which I have NONE and don't have the dust to buy any

>Watch in apathy as my dumbass home system gets blown to shit, my production in all areas becomes unsalvageable

>The Absolute State of my playthrough

There was a very small chance of a comeback due to the captured systems I kept, but in all honesty everybody else was just itching to shoot obliterator rounds at me so I just started a new one hoping it doesn't go as bad as this. Also, NEVER trust the lumerians, I reluctantly entered an alliance with them only as a deterrence tactic only for them to make choices for me, fuck my chances for expansion even further, and finishing wars that I was CERTAIN to win with some dumbass treaty that only benefitted them and I never agreed to.

99c937  No.15733607

File: e350338746dcc4b⋯.jpg (173.25 KB, 1280x612, 320:153, Space-Spaceship taking off.jpg)

e5ecd8  No.15733837


Can't wait to play as the (((Free Market Ethno-State of Zion))).

933324  No.15733847

File: b45efd8240a59b9⋯.jpg (96.43 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, 1453140550_The coming stor….jpg)

File: 1b3af943a91e31d⋯.jpg (190.11 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, ZIVb6N7.jpg)

File: 5fa46cdfa6feaa9⋯.jpg (37.21 KB, 730x411, 730:411, Dropship-Deserts-of-Kharak….jpg)


Strong homeworld feels there.

9a728d  No.15734966

40K Mechanicus is out, gonna give it a go through.

9a728d  No.15735411

File: 3b3f128dd8600f5⋯.png (4.67 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Through the Warp.png)

File: 0d14686077eefe8⋯.png (2.91 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Bridge.png)

File: 9fcd0c2e2c4f01f⋯.png (2.81 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Necron.png)

File: 302c5ac00a64664⋯.png (4.36 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Moving.png)


>Servo Skull to the Magi is called Reditus

This is gonna turn out well.

The mechanics speak through a distortion of speaks, it's pretty good. Story is set in 8th edition, exploring a recently discovered Necron Tombworld on the eastern fringes.

One called Khepra speaks in a female tone of voice, leader of Skitarii troops. And by female voice I mean it warbles in a higher tone than the others, kind of hard to tell when the people in this are all but machines.

There's an overmap where you move units and respond to events, this is just the tutorial so I think you there's more to this later. First battle has against 2 Necron warriors. Camera angle is fixed above when placing units and when moving, so it's a bit annoying. You collect Cognition points around the battlefield which I assume are used for attacks and the like. Servo Skulls can be used to get CP and reveal an enemy statistics. Two armor types, physical and energy along with weapons that attack both. So this flammer this Magus has needs 2 CP in order to be used. You can extend movement using CP as well. The Necron Skull represents a turn of replenishment and the Mechanicus Skull allows you to deploy more units if you have the CP. In this case I can send some servitors out to soak up gun fire. There's also LOS for units, as this Adept here can't fire on the Necron because the servitor is in the way. HP also carries over in the mission, kind of like Cards of Fate in that you journey around the map, have events happen then fight in a tactical space. The more a weapon is used, the more the Machine Spirit becomes active in it.

>And the boss has come out.

Just great.>>15734966

ae2b3c  No.15735445

File: 4355c9b256c0a7a⋯.png (176.21 KB, 683x870, 683:870, ClipboardImage.png)

FYI Starsector 0.9 is imminent

9a728d  No.15735453

File: b178ea9f45eb8a5⋯.png (3.57 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Fire Range.png)

File: 7751f787c34b554⋯.png (4.51 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Cognition.png)

File: 92d613877306d10⋯.png (3.77 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Deploy Servitor.png)

933cfa  No.15735454

File: 20425e7156b626b⋯.jpg (45.08 KB, 1024x454, 512:227, Automatons speech.jpg)


>Trusting the space mafia with anything


A proper punishment for your warmongering/genocidal ways.

9a728d  No.15735456

File: 753f4454b188c42⋯.png (4.03 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, LOS.png)

File: ba5bd0b71f43d15⋯.png (3.05 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Map Movement.png)

File: c2ed621babcf375⋯.png (3.29 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Marchine Spirit.png)

5c0f11  No.15735483

File: 0435f0f4f226e7d⋯.png (168.67 KB, 268x280, 67:70, H2.PNG)


>trusting the titty frog

9a728d  No.15735544

File: 42c8a27846d8d46⋯.png (2.37 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Untitled.png)

Last shot. This is the equip menu, different weapons and such require augment slots to use. Canticles are prayers you can use once per mission I think to help you during battles. And that's about it, once the bar reaches 100% you lose the game but I wanna collect Xeno-tech so I might stall it somehow. But yeah, might look cheap but it's got enough depth to keep me interested so far. Alot better than Space Hulk: Tactics.

e231d1  No.15735610

File: a561b9a1621d00a⋯.png (27.95 KB, 1198x1200, 599:600, 1410045159533.png)

9a728d  No.15736947


I'm paused for now. Mission 5 has a bug where the map doesn't load but the devs should release a patch for that soon.

It's a pretty good game, different branches of techpriests and you can focus on a more melee character or equipsome blasters, or both. Blast both at range first than close in for kill. Got some decent melee Skitarii as well so I'm no longer relying on Servitors.

362ec0  No.15736960



You forgot your flag.

31477e  No.15737092

File: 5393fa1fa779d17⋯.jpg (38.61 KB, 400x400, 1:1, Alex.jpg)


d2feb4  No.15737469

File: f39bd116e39bf70⋯.gif (1.21 MB, 400x225, 16:9, 625206761.gif)



99c937  No.15737474


Did he fix ship boarding yet anon?

880579  No.15738194


Should be today, but its not out quite yet

c0c3c6  No.15738254

File: 48b8f03d399d041⋯.jpg (46.34 KB, 479x370, 479:370, 1433787304022.jpg)



I said it was a last ressort for deterrance because I had nothing good going for me pls no bully. On the upside, they're about to get eviscerated by me on the new session.

e9997a  No.15738404



There is no such thing as ship boarding anymore. Go play it.

880579  No.15738437


It really is. Ahhhhhhhhhhhh!

85e8fa  No.15738441

File: 34ce4e1c1bc03ae⋯.png (293.38 KB, 712x843, 712:843, finally.png)


tfw its real

e3db98  No.15738587

2d1d99  No.15738831

File: 31d22c372a6a8f3⋯.jpg (22.59 KB, 566x345, 566:345, 1443100311550.jpg)


>play tutorial

>fuck around

>destroy the ship

>Ok, now turn on your shields and let the enemy hit you until your hard flux goes to the max

>mfw the enemy ship is long gone, cant advance the tutorial

e3db98  No.15738920

File: 3d048cb3616344f⋯.png (1001.39 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot005.png)

File: 7c1b2efa2012302⋯.jpg (48.31 KB, 564x548, 141:137, pikne.jpg)

>Exploration missions get withdrawn extremely fast

>can't report it yet because I don't know if it's Alex pissing off pirates or if it's a legitimate issue


99c937  No.15738948

File: d64bf2ff892aeaa⋯.jpg (29.31 KB, 753x601, 753:601, Sad wallstreet businessman.jpg)


>There is no such thing as ship boarding anymore.

e3db98  No.15738968


Because instead of needing marines and having a chance of getting a ship you want, now instead after combat you get a pool of ships that are recoverable and you can recover any of them you want.

I kinda want to make Starsector thread

e3db98  No.15739228

File: 64d7ef6176bfbec⋯.png (909.05 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot010.png)

File: f0985ad53aa9fdb⋯.png (504.7 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot006.png)

>visit some shithole on the edge of the map because there are 2 derelict missions there

>find this

Astral blueprint itself is worth 385k, that would fund me a pretty starting fleet, but I'll resist. Knowledge is power, especially the knowledge to make ships that fucking good!

in the other news, Mule got a little buff

ae2b3c  No.15739247

File: 136ef7e621803c6⋯.png (42.94 KB, 875x142, 875:142, ClipboardImage.png)

First Hotfix out.

b7d66d  No.15739670


You can select them and click accept

2d1d99  No.15739973

File: 967f96a9e263356⋯.jpg (97.43 KB, 482x424, 241:212, 1437933353406.jpg)


>bully pirates

>get a ship

>doesnt have a pilot

where do i get a pilot?

31477e  No.15740099

File: b732f1155ed6651⋯.png (6.4 KB, 418x359, 418:359, 1441313065855.png)


>3 and a half months late

Now I just need to wait for my utility mods to update

b7d66d  No.15740165


There's a second one now

2d1d99  No.15740276

File: 6fab493af988f3d⋯.png (789.59 KB, 792x792, 1:1, 1431301687455.png)

>food for thought, the RNG system may know you are playing i pirated copy of the game, let the paranoia begin


b7d66d  No.15740459


I can't play the RC6 because it keeps crashing, but the newer hotfix has no crack yet

e3db98  No.15741359

4ba809  No.15742187



lol nice try

e3db98  No.15742205

ae2b3c  No.15742726

File: bfe7ac3c0a52871⋯.png (285.32 KB, 839x749, 839:749, ClipboardImage.png)

Some of the better utility mods are up to date.

fda8e2  No.15743041

anyone know what is the gamma core thingies in starsector for?

fd68a5  No.15743052

So I know the developers are complete assholes that should not be supported, but for torrenting purposes how is the new Star Control? I see it has a custom map and adventure tool now, has anyone given that a shot to see how good it is?

abb897  No.15743057

File: 400a0995d753778⋯.jpg (13.68 KB, 190x255, 38:51, smug_and_evil.jpg)

>accelerated start with an Apogee


Doing the tutorial?

fda8e2  No.15743067


>Doing the tutorial?

already finished that part, im just scavenging and trying not get bullied. found a nano something forge, and sold it in the black martet at 400,000 shekels to build a scavenge fleet

ae2b3c  No.15743154


They can be used in colony administration, or sold (for money/rep) by talking to base/station commanders at stations. Also can be sold on black market, but you don't get paid as much.

e3db98  No.15743653


if you press 1 at port and talk to the main dude, you can sell him AI cores for extra money and reputation

d2f530  No.15744711

File: 496fc544fd43bd0⋯.png (408.81 KB, 540x537, 180:179, 1520627832696.png)

>do dirty work of the Hegemony for fun and profit

>turns out it's a lot of profit

>decide to go independent and found a colony on a jungle planet a little ways outside of the core worlds

>has poor farmlands and no volatiles whatsoever, but good minerals and a population of savages to boost population growth

>pirates send fleet to wreck my pots and pans, lose my entire fleet fighting it off, but the damage is enough to convince them my planet isn't worth it

>try running more survey jobs to get money to build my fleet back up

>mfw Persean League and Sindrian Diktat both send expeditionary fleets to my colony because my heavy industry is taking up most of the market share

e3db98  No.15744822


Learning it the hard way, eh?

In general, mining, tech-mining and farming seem to be pretty profitable for a first venture. When you get Patrol HQs/space stations on all your bases and mining -> refining chain, you can try going heavy industry and building up your military.

d2f530  No.15744901


Yeah no kidding. I figured Alex was being cryptic and ominous as a joke during one of the blogposts when he said some military official was irritated at the upstart taking market share. I didn't think he actually programmed that in. Guess I know what to do for the future though, don't bother investing in heavy industry until I've got the money to grease palms and a fleet to break them.

d2f530  No.15745020


You can find officers out in the border systems, sometimes they're in derelict ships, waiting for someone to crack open their cryopod.

d2f530  No.15745037

File: 2cf10165875c12e⋯.jpg (25.46 KB, 640x400, 8:5, marine_prep.jpg)


>needed to have ships at least as fast, if not faster, than the ship you wanted to capture

>then you run the risk of losing marines who either don't land on the ship at all, get caught in the engines and incinerated, or just die while fighting inside the ship

>no guarantees on recovering ships, they might even self destruct with all your marines in them just to spite you

the new system is way better tbh, marines cost too much to be launching them into the void of deep space

114ed8  No.15745647

>look at codex

>look for a cruiser that has Salvage gantry, because want to buy two cruisers with that

>doesnt exist



you cant get them from a damn bar or something?

d2f530  No.15745658


You can also find them by checking the comm index when you dock at stations and planets, they'll be hanging around looking for someone to hire them.

Also the only ship that has a salvage gantry is the salvage rig, so if you want that mod you have to get a rig.

114ed8  No.15746098

File: 54bd8f6f3ab0c0e⋯.png (8.35 KB, 308x296, 77:74, 1455067075016.png)


>Also the only ship that has a salvage gantry is the salvage rig, so if you want that mod you have to get a rig.

already got two of those ships with me, i though there was a bigger hull with that mod, because of the way the description of it.

How many heavy machinery do you have on at all times? im at 500 of those, but i think its too much.

>mfw found lobster loot

d2f530  No.15746106


I've found 250+ is a reliable amount to carry since it prepares you for basically every planet you come across, and you usually find enough heavy machinery to offset any you might break while salvaging stuff. A few hundred crew and heavy machinery is enough to tackle the whole Sector, the only real bottleneck is supplies.

114ed8  No.15746139


>the only real bottleneck is supplies.

if its not supplies, its fucking fuel, right now i have a HSS diana, 2 freya saves supplies/HS and 2 salvage rigs,

all the skill points on my character are for saving fuel/supplies, getting better salvage and colony shit, he cant fucking shoot a gun to save his life, but can move all the way to the corner of the map, if i have enough shekels to buy fuel and supplies.

d2f530  No.15746230


For me supplies is a much bigger headache than fuel. Get a Phaeton and max it out and you're good until you need to refill, but supplies being the omniresource makes it such a pain to manage until I get to the system I need to be in.

If I'm not losing it to repairs from hyperspace storms, I'm losing it to repairs from when I get caught off guard by an enemy fleet and they don't let me disengage (which is every single time, I swear the AI is out for blood), and then once you finally get to a system you have to blow 60+ or more supplies on surveying systems. Heck, I can find fuel out in space easy, I just need a derelict tanker, but finding supplies in space is about as easy as taking on the Hegemony system defense fleet with a Lasher.

e3db98  No.15746257


I typically carry 500-800 supplies, 1000 crew and 1500 fuel, but fuel is rarely the bottleneck. If I scavenge, it's the cargo space, and when I survey, it's the supplies.


If you use destroyer size freighters, you can think about equipping them with talons. Even with a malus they're useful in fending frigates off. Also, get yourself a tempest with double phase lance and either play support or hunt frigates. 2500 flux in a second is pretty nasty, but 3750 is even better, and flux locks even destroyers easily.

114ed8  No.15746328

File: aa8ac366fee5329⋯.png (60.05 KB, 366x327, 122:109, 1469388546006.png)

>mfw i didnt know that you needed to pay your crew

I need a slave crew.

the monthly payment bonus runoff and i manage to have a colony running a small profit by then


>'s the cargo space

got 3 Fulgora cargo ships so i rarely run out of space now.

e3db98  No.15746335



The what now? Isn't that a mod ship? I'm running a fleet of Tarsuses and Buffalos, but I don't want to upscale to Colossuses yet.

114ed8  No.15746397


its the big square ships with 900 cargo space

e3db98  No.15746432

File: a5267a306103381⋯.png (1.18 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot013.png)


I think you mistook ship name for ship model.

d2f530  No.15746442

Aside from the occasional crash when colonizing a planet, this update is pretty great.

Unfortunately I think I'm finally hitting a wall, I'm so used to BRDY ships that being stuck with vanilla fleets is throwing me off. I miss my Desdinova.

e3db98  No.15746662

File: 02c4027cd06b370⋯.png (280.26 KB, 900x900, 1:1, cunt shitposting.png)

File: f1c1a7b7bdb77f9⋯.png (1.38 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot016.png)

>SD sends two task forces

>intel only shows one

>trash the first one and fuck off

>second one comes, disables my spaceport, colony goes from +100k to -40k for 4 months

I think I need one of these.

1ccad4  No.15746718

File: 6f755de264bd938⋯.jpg (71.58 KB, 497x646, 497:646, Dgo2pRiU8AAw55X.jpg_large.jpg)


Star Control 2, about to play SS13


SC2 soundtrack


Essentials of Wotanism


Been wanting to watch Reanimator, might tonight.

e3db98  No.15746875

File: c08a208b1238674⋯.png (943.93 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot020.png)

>saturation bombardment

brb, custom ordering an onslaught

ae2b3c  No.15746983

File: 952f335bd258d80⋯.jpg (94.76 KB, 1340x786, 670:393, Starsector_0.9a-RC8_2018-1….jpg)


>he doesn't have overlapping HighCom fleet coverage

e3db98  No.15747165

File: 75b10495cf7136d⋯.png (1.48 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot027.png)

File: 68932e36ecdebe7⋯.png (1.29 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot028.png)


>midline battlestation

4 conquests, 4 dominators, 5 eagles, lots of hammerheads and sunders, but holy fuck it took them all. And supposedly midline station is the weakest one.

1f78a9  No.15747193


There's the Sheped ship who also has salvage gantry I think and a hull mod that you can put on any ship, regardless of size.

ae2b3c  No.15747543

File: 0d13b1ba1c32248⋯.png (232.54 KB, 633x408, 211:136, Starsector_0.9a-RC8_2018-1….png)

File: 03deff462e4479d⋯.png (5.8 KB, 215x29, 215:29, Starsector_0.9a-RC8_2018-1….png)

File: d189da22b6ae17c⋯.png (90.45 KB, 445x228, 445:228, Starsector_0.9a-RC8_2018-1….png)

File: 9ee1dbcc7d189da⋯.png (38.84 KB, 442x100, 221:50, Starsector_0.9a-RC8_2018-1….png)

*Laughs in in-faction sustainability*

Seriously though, don't do this until you're REALLY ready for it. The hostility nukes your export income and accessibility, and gets your bases largely excluded from the market.

a0ed20  No.15747619

File: 048012bb0df2342⋯.png (91.01 KB, 287x317, 287:317, 6785786354.png)



>Monday Ahmed

>Arid world


e3db98  No.15747766

File: dfe07331cad4da8⋯.png (521.29 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot034.png)

File: be1e7a6b343595c⋯.png (379.75 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot035.png)

File: 3d23d7139e794fb⋯.png (426.22 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, screenshot037.png)


fuck, high command doesn't actually unlock "orders" tab. I guess it'll come in 0.9.1 or in the next big update.

Mines are useless. Invest in food, tech-mining and heavy industry, lads.

a0ed20  No.15747801

File: 7a41447785b3d76⋯.png (266.99 KB, 432x503, 432:503, 84948916615.png)

>have AI cores with minus one demand prodect or -50% upkeep

>no fun allowed hegemony is doing a AI (((inspection))) in my fucking colony


So i just take all the cores offline and let them do the expection?

d2f530  No.15747818

File: dfa39ba96c96fb5⋯.jpg (47.34 KB, 223x286, 223:286, smirk.jpg)


Try it out and see what happens. Considering the Sector got torn up by two separate AI wars and that the Remnant still have a major presence in the border systems, can you blame them? It's not like you're putting notoriously unreliable AI in charge of self-sustaining industries or anything.

e3db98  No.15747822


Bribe them. For the love of god, bribe those fuckers or tell them to go fuck themselves. Why? Because otherwise they disable EVERYTHING in your colony for months. And they will see that you hid these cores anyway, so it's no use. I personally am wondering what will alpha core do, if I take it as an administrator. Probably not on this run, since I can't really get myself to fight Remnants seriously.

d2f530  No.15747830

Speaking of AI, has anyone else found the red planet?

a0ed20  No.15747839

File: 607a97cc1bf993f⋯.png (137.34 KB, 397x332, 397:332, 1895911561530.png)



My qt AI's, reveling against me!?

>I personally am wondering what will alpha core do, if i take it as an administrator

you can do that?

>click on the avatar icon that i didnt know you could click

>can select a faithful AI companion alpha core

>Alpha core

>unassigned (reduced salary)



e3db98  No.15747849


>talk to one guy

>talk to the other

>now you know where it is

It's not that hard. The good thing is that it provides a framework for mod quests.


I've heard that your wAIfu can go all yandere on your colonies, but I haven't found one yet. I'm too busy repelling Persean League and Sindrian Diktat raids.

e0d7f6  No.15747860


The classic ringworld is engineered to have several times the surface area of earth though, the point was to maximize livable area with the available planetary mass at 1 au

a0ed20  No.15747947

File: d043ca517fa7483⋯.jpg (54.6 KB, 530x556, 265:278, sad.jpg)


>Bribe them. For the love of god, bribe those fuckers or tell them to go fuck themselves

>Give orders


>100,000 shekels

>you have 68,314

time to sell the stock pile of the damn planet and go into debt later at the month

abb897  No.15748031

File: db45dd756b4e262⋯.png (41.01 KB, 128x128, 1:1, smelly dumb spacer scum.png)


Conquest battlecruisers are too squishy for AI piloting although I like using one as a flagship (turns like a fucking cruiser with additional manouvering thrusters).

Try Legions/Onslaughts/Auroras/Eagles with triple Phase Lances instead.

a0ed20  No.15748128

Does the "Solar Shielding" mod reduces the rape that the ship gets from the storms in hyperspace?

d2f530  No.15748157

Paragon + hightech star fortress is completely and utterly impregnable. So worth the investment, those two alone can turn back 2 fully sized task forces and barely take a licking.

ae2b3c  No.15748348

File: 16f1351c5019f4b⋯.png (145.89 KB, 747x362, 747:362, ClipboardImage.png)

File: 89043d33663b968⋯.png (514.66 KB, 1358x719, 1358:719, ClipboardImage.png)


706a80  No.15749303

File: f93edcb53527543⋯.jpg (87.15 KB, 929x615, 929:615, rebelgalaxyoutlaw.jpg)


I was super hyped for rebel galaxy until that 45min showcase where they revealed that protag which i feel absolutely no empathy towards.

Good job immediately putting offside a sizable amount of players with an unlikable protag

12db8d  No.15749535

Invidious embed. Click thumbnail to play.

battlescape is turning out very well. major hud update this saturday, and this is video from the subsequent testing event

a0ed20  No.15749959

File: bce134c366de00e⋯.png (1.05 MB, 1280x1024, 5:4, 67856785432435.png)


they fucked it up, it should have been a sequel where you find best girl

hell, if they wanted a female character they should have made a prequel with her as the MC.

ae2b3c  No.15749969

File: 75a3d0e28c0271e⋯.png (844.94 KB, 1289x868, 1289:868, Starsector_0.9a-RC8_2018-1….png)

It's doable.

a0ed20  No.15749975


whats up with your shoah?

d8dae3  No.15749995


>if they wanted a female character they should have made a prequel with her as the MC.

that's exactly what they did.

ae2b3c  No.15750003


I made full explanations of the "Shoah-ing for Fun and Profit" mechanics here:




4a9443  No.15750040


have any of the updates or DLCs brought back warp and wormholes? Because fuck that game if they don't.

a0ed20  No.15750254


by her I mean Trell.

a0ed20  No.15752014

File: c1b2d064082c56f⋯.png (222.79 KB, 752x438, 376:219, 4884615615.png)


>put AI core to manage indestructibly battlestation high tech

>see icon after a battle

>show a face

>goes from green to red colr

>turns green again

>remove all ai cores from colony

ed4361  No.15752048

File: 39b76002852f4c7⋯.png (Spoiler Image, 359.77 KB, 1044x854, 522:427, MH1.png)

File: 9f9c0924e150d9e⋯.png (Spoiler Image, 359.67 KB, 1044x857, 1044:857, MH2.png)

File: e82567f58d7a4a0⋯.png (Spoiler Image, 279.18 KB, 1046x851, 1046:851, MH3.png)


oh, come on, it can't possibly do that much damage with one of these

d2f530  No.15752921

File: bf1292fdad68bbb⋯.gif (1.9 MB, 255x191, 255:191, andre.gif)



8d038c  No.15753148

I am thinking about playing that 4x game, something horizon? I hear it's space dwarf fortress.

4ae8dd  No.15754512


Are you talking about Aurora or is there some other autistic space 4x i need to know about

ae2b3c  No.15754539


>some other autistic space 4x

>implying any of them aren't

4ae8dd  No.15754564


You're right, but Aurora is beyond the pale, as is DF

a268a8  No.15754794

File: 6552787a761d39c⋯.jpg (201.92 KB, 1000x563, 1000:563, Jonathan_Archer_(mirror)_i….jpg)

So I start a small colony mining metals and Sindria goes apeshit and tries to fuck my shit up. Time to remove them I guess.

90e6d6  No.15754861

Space frens, what is the closet space game to a arpg like diablo? You know, where you loot the ships you defeat and there is a variety of rareness to the loot drop?

3995d2  No.15755259


That's why you keep around a few tonnage of rare metals so you can rapidly fabricate ships.

bd011f  No.15756003


Aurora4x and DF are not even on the same plane of existence my dude.

991d8c  No.15756079


Id say Rebel galaxy.

Although mostly the loot is just random cargo and rarely oyu get something cool like new weapons and engines and such.

8f1f7d  No.15757631


Speaking of Aurora4x, has there been any update on the C# port?

a0ed20  No.15758620


how can you modify the battlestation?

cd68a2  No.15759118

File: ba0cc39d34acddb⋯.jpg (227.59 KB, 911x911, 1:1, BallEarth.jpg)

it is a mystery

f02698  No.15760218

File: 1ebd50c1eb63747⋯.webm (7.97 MB, 1280x720, 16:9, Akbar in space.webm)

b1ea1c  No.15760313

Is it pointless to use gamma cores unless you have a shortage of something or should I slap them in all my industries?

cd1e46  No.15760696

YouTube embed. Click thumbnail to play.

explore exotic new worlds

ae2b3c  No.15760928


They help against shortages, useful if there's a size disparity between your mining and manufacturing colonies. Aside from that, gamma cores decrease demand, and therefore decrease overall market size. You will net more money by removing gamma cores, albeit at greater risk of shortages.

513826  No.15760934


no mans sky has more gameplay that star citizen

884c3e  No.15761510

File: 1d7b13240b9768e⋯.gif (145.56 KB, 300x200, 3:2, 1d7b13240b9768e90996bfa37e….gif)


Why did they get an I'm 12 and what is this? to narrate their video?

cd1e46  No.15761650

YouTube embed. Click thumbnail to play.


it also has 4 player co-op these days, tempted to buy it, even if it is a grindfest

star citizen won't be released till 2030 anyways


sounds weird at first, watch enough no man sky trailers and you will get used to it

it is starting to look like their E3 trailer though

585531  No.15761741

The shilling for No Man's Scam is beyond the plausible, it's clear we have a PR agency around.

cd1e46  No.15761929


I'm only stating it because they unleashed a new trailer a day ago, I don't even own the game

yet it has redeemed itself far more than Star Citizen has to this point even if No Mans Sky was a unpolished turd at launch

40e127  No.15762001

File: 1a5147344edb2b5⋯.png (1.46 MB, 1920x1200, 8:5, 204880_20180401023213_1.png)


>oy vey goyim ignore that the game is trying to unJUST itself

The most likely reason the game ended up the way it did was because Sony wanted it out before it was actually even close to done, this is becoming a bit easier to think possible with recent events.

96a653  No.15762255

File: db7bd1e68b44b75⋯.png (3.51 MB, 1200x1748, 300:437, 17f87bfb6af21881f0d8d47737….png)


Best current space game just keeps getting better. Someone awaken me from this awesome fever dream where a dev is actually continuously supporting their huge anti-hype PR trainwreck with a stream of great improvements and content, this just can't be the real world. Because in the real world developers make hundreds of millions promising a pie in the sky while delivering nothing and either never release anything or abandon their game just after it's released.

96a653  No.15762266


Drox Operative is pretty much Diablo in spess.

5f78bd  No.15762309


No mans sky did nothing wrong

ae2b3c  No.15762310


I'll promote them for being such a peculiar dev studio who, instead of dying in a fire, just keep going and adding free shit.

1eb328  No.15762316



All scripted sequences and controlled situations to make the game look good, but you can still see a glaring lack of polish in things like the animations.

NMS has one thing going for it: The devs know how to manipulate and scam low IQ customers into buying their game.

96a653  No.15762335


I've been playing it since launch and it is one of the best looking space games out there. There's no lack of polish anywhere at this stage, even the procedural stuff is great and keeps surprising me.

d96549  No.15762386


Could you possibly be shilling harder? Holy shit, why won't you people fucking leave?

ae2b3c  No.15762393


It's not exactly a beautiful game, don't know where you're getting that from. I just like that it's colorful.

96a653  No.15762444

File: 0f11e0f234fd4f6⋯.jpg (295.58 KB, 1200x750, 8:5, 569f6b_5854264.jpg)


I suppose that depends on what you compare it to, it's just not right to compare it to a cinematic fully scripted AAA ordeal that's more cutscene than game. It's the best looking game in the genre easily I'd say, not that there's much competition. I also like the aesthetics and art direction in general, it's just a pleasure to look at.

I mean when you say you don't think it's pretty you really should quantify that by mentioning a game in the same niche that you do find pretty, and it has to have been released. Not only to have a point of reference but if you know some open world space games with planets you can land on that looks better then I'd like to give it a go.

01e731  No.15762459


>it is starting to look like their E3 trailer though

Not even close to presented previously amount of grass, trees or shaped shadows.

96a653  No.15762470


You're wrong, the game looks pretty much exactly like that. Some planets have lush forests and some don't. There's also been planets with huge amounts of grass since release.

As for shadows they're probably toned down but it's nothing you notice at all while actually playing the game.

c96b3b  No.15762821


>scan planet


if i colonize that place can i shoah the natives?

ed4361  No.15762835


It actually gives you stability penalty and colony growth bonus. Shoah is for trijews anyway

c96b3b  No.15763257


>It actually gives you stability penalty and colony growth bonus

I guess its not all bad

what is the best type of ruins? widespread?

c7ff62  No.15763309


You really are not allowed to create attractive female characters anymore.

425e6e  No.15763375


I did not know that >>15635444 was a woman untill i read your comment and looked at it again

c96b3b  No.15763954

Aside from getting accessibility bonus, is it good to build a waystation?

ae2b3c  No.15764009


If you want a lot of fuel and supplies stockpiled at that location, then yes.

0b46c6  No.15764791


Wouldn't a cute girl sell the game better than a space tranny?

c932b8  No.15764847


Vast > extensive > widespread > scattered

4d472b  No.15765606

The only stars that ever have any worthwhile planets are yellow and red to a much lesser extent.

Don't bother searching anything but yellow stars, & don't bother with red unless it's especially convenient

50ed4f  No.15767684

Admiral Newfag here


The Trifecta: Evochron Legacy, X3:AP, and Derek Smart's Universal Combat


Music soundtracks to space truck by


The hype about X4, waiting to see if it'll be a trainwreck or not

ae2b3c  No.15770231

File: 54795d900e11b59⋯.png (3.88 KB, 302x60, 151:30, 502_Bad_Gateway_2018-11-23….png)

File: 0b8ea94a01c7014⋯.png (5.01 KB, 421x115, 421:115, 504_Gateway_Time-out_2018-….png)

File: 21418f88015a851⋯.png (4.82 KB, 297x127, 297:127, 502_Bad_Gateway_2018-11-23….png)

File: 8b30945200b95e4⋯.png (2.26 KB, 289x50, 289:50, RSI_Launcher_2018-11-23_08….png)

Just FYI, Star Citizen's free week just started, so far I can summarize it in pics related.

20a4e7  No.15771369


somebody got magnet for numale sky 1.75?

20a4e7  No.15771894


if somebody want to play this shit here we go, works for me:


2c1883  No.15777654


>ugly dyke female lead

>acts intimidating inside of a back alley bar

>implying she wouldn't get laughed out of there in an instant

>bounty hunting giga nigger

>sits at the bar with her back to the door like a moron so she can't see who comes in

>shoots him in the head

>grazes his head and he's stunned

>instead of shooting him again she runs away

>space bullets


>tomatoes and bananas


>crashes nose first from the stratosphere onto a planet

>totally fine


ae2b3c  No.15777677

File: 81bd331563f1a63⋯.jpg (248.34 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Star_Citizen_2018-11-24_18….jpg)

File: 8f8e7a6cb667113⋯.jpg (233.94 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Star_Citizen_2018-11-24_18….jpg)

File: a11fe5ec75356db⋯.jpg (239.74 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Star_Citizen_2018-11-24_18….jpg)

File: 511fbfd0e152782⋯.jpg (192.04 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Star_Citizen_2018-11-24_18….jpg)



They literally forgot to include spaceships at the spaceship convention. I even checked under the floorboards.

7c55f9  No.15784436


Protag looks like the bitch that used to drugs from her dorm back in uni.

66c117  No.15785151


It gets worse

What the pictures don't tell you is that there's a fourth module type. Which is empty except for a fortress shield.

There are 2 of these fuckers and they protect the 3 middle modules.

What this means is that the 3 middle modules are completely protected by fortress shields while still being able to fire back.

4a3050  No.15785763

File: 566b83ad0aea4a4⋯.jpg (153.03 KB, 1453x689, 1453:689, cryo life.JPG)

>Cryovolcanic world

>inside a nebula

>has life on it

>has dangerous life on it

I think this might be a bug

ae2b3c  No.15785783

File: d7c6edfaf83daa9⋯.jpg (368.36 KB, 1920x1080, 16:9, Starsector_0.9a-RC10_2018-….jpg)


Don't forget the active phase mine teleport (effect shown in pic) on the offensive modules, which will wait for an opportunity before spamming the fuckers around a vulnerable ship. It's devastating against overloaded ships.


>I think this might be a bug

The kind you have to nuke from orbit, of course!

99c937  No.15785833

I heard anons talking about Yandere AI waifus in star sector, is that true?

db9c22  No.15791633


put an AI in charge of a colony and see what happens.

a38c45  No.15791673


>alright AI-chan its time to leave

>*AI chuckles

I want to see what happens but I don't want to see what happens.

01e02a  No.15791682


Always thought this meant pathogens and things like that instead of alien monsters.

db9c22  No.15791739

File: 1d79177258ef54c⋯.png (79.73 KB, 351x314, 351:314, 6547896451.png)

>mfw 3 days for X4

bd011f  No.15791750


Considering its 3 days to disappointment it aint much to wait for. It will take months for egosoft to polish the turd even IF it wont be shit like XR which is more likely than not.

12db8d  No.15791965

File: 38c7eb1224410f7⋯.jpg (108.42 KB, 1280x720, 16:9, girlsgetout.jpg)

File: 1f173da014bc775⋯.jpg (63.18 KB, 600x600, 1:1, 1f173da014bc775653a4bd695e….jpg)

File: 1491fec5bf212ad⋯.webm (158.59 KB, 360x270, 4:3, LoGH-Manly_Men.webm)


im looking forward to it too anon

46d48e  No.15792095


Wait what? This soon? In my mind I kind of figured it wouldn't ever actually come out.

Will it get a GOG version? Someone ought to report back on it once it's out.

ea3306  No.15792144


Why or how could anyone have spare time for this? I am always too busy sucking my own dick in an energetic session of auto-fellatio.

239744  No.15792508


I think it will be a shitshow, still not bad as Stillbirth though.


>Will it get a GOG version?

Probably, but I would recommend to wait to March/April for complete edition and Egosoft adding more races to game.

>Someone ought to report back on it once it's out.

Will do.

ae2b3c  No.15792827


GOG version comes out Nov 30.

bd011f  No.15798861

File: 013e66fa04f54ca⋯.jpg (34.8 KB, 640x852, 160:213, jazz music starts.jpg)

>mfw finally break through the granite mountain face that is DWUs learning curve

118a4d  No.15801001

So is x4 a trainwreck or not?

e5ecd8  No.15801452

Does anybody know if cream.api works/is safe to use with Endless Space 2? I'd try myself but don't want to waste bandwidth or get banned if it doesn't work.

4ae8dd  No.15804380


No not a trainwreck. Noobs are very frustrated by the rough edges but it's a lot of fun. A couple people are having crashes but I haven't had one in 10 hours. I find it way more engaging than X3.

81bb10  No.15804395


Feels like a late early-access release, but the core is pretty solid. Not a total disaster at all,but definitely lacking polish.

As >>15804380 said, noobs are mad as usual.

4ae8dd  No.15804405


One of my friends threw in the towel after 20 mins because of the janky tutorials hahaha. I'm just waiting til everyone figures out how the game doesn't even show you the story arc until you know the different ship modes. I'm enjoying how obtuse they made it. I still find it more welcoming than previous games.

81bb10  No.15804407


I didn't even bother with the tutorials honestly, I've just been fucking around and learning on my own.

4ae8dd  No.15804417


Same. The UI is notably different from X3 or any of its contemporaries, so it took me a good 2 hours to understand what all of the menu tabs did, and get a good HOTAS binding- but I had a good enough time being lost in space that I just figured it out. I love that it starts you as a complete outsider. You're just a fucking DUDE with a dinky little ship. You have to figure something out or live in mediocrity and confusion.

81bb10  No.15804423


Yeah the UI is something, I'm not sure if I like it yet or not. Seems like some areas are better, others are worse. Notably the map is pretty damned amazing, but accessing inventory and trading feels worse to me.

4ae8dd  No.15804448


I'm used to it after 10 hours. Not sure if you can hotkey the inventories or not, but I haven't been trading much anyhow so it hasn't affected me much. My hobo phase has gone >Do Repair missions for 150k in 3mins >Buy Torpedo Quasar> Join war effort>Find story arc. Those repair missions are NUTTY out of balance for how long they take. You just hop out and repair shit in 2mins for 140-160k.

c63e12  No.15804865

x4 is out, lemme know how it is.

04b256  No.15805738

File: 0245a6edb1d94b6⋯.jpg (26.29 KB, 227x326, 227:326, squarehead.jpg)

File: d9041e1623a1d25⋯.jpg (96.23 KB, 506x685, 506:685, shameabouttherace.jpg)

File: 24a9ce7bc4a20c7⋯.jpg (102.77 KB, 451x680, 451:680, shameabouttheface.jpg)

File: ab7204877ee769d⋯.jpg (20.13 KB, 225x287, 225:287, nog2.jpg)

File: f48b06053ac76ec⋯.jpg (263.09 KB, 1337x719, 1337:719, nog3.jpg)



Time to wait for them to patch the shit out of it and for the animu qt girls mod.

bc113b  No.15805798


>You just hop out and repair shit in 2mins for 140-160k.

Glad to hear that they boosted rewards from repair ships missions.

But are you able to steal these instead?

4ae8dd  No.15805804


Oh none of mine have been to repair ships. It's been stations or satellites


Scroll up nigga

debfdf  No.15805840


>none of mine have been to repair ships. It's been stations or satellites

Heh. It seems they were more prepared for that inevitability than I thought.

81bb10  No.15808852

>you can make a small fortune crafting medkits

>asteroids have crystals that also sell for a decent amount

Oh lordy this economy. In other news you can easily order ships to explore sectors which is super nice considering how fucking huge they are.

67ced7  No.15809354

File: 039026ffb107e68⋯.png (2.86 KB, 419x249, 419:249, 039026ffb107e686ca6b8052ab….png)

I'm going to play X3 and there is nothing any of you can do to stop me.

4d6b32  No.15809376


Why'd anyone want to stop you from doing that, anon?

a92734  No.15811385

File: 07d058c31859142⋯.jpg (53.88 KB, 700x700, 1:1, 07d058c318591422cc8c7331b9….jpg)


That's some good taste right there anon.

6cbf47  No.15816421

File: 1f026879d46a0cf⋯.webm (1.63 MB, 640x360, 16:9, HAHAHHAHA.webm)


>Scuba diving without flippers

c0787f  No.15817623

File: 495af73f6a0a1b6⋯.jpg (10.18 KB, 300x300, 1:1, JEWSINSPACE.jpg)



Still playing this anon? How is it?

Also any of you faggots up for a round of this? Its been a while so there should be much more space to jew.

99c937  No.15823158

File: 48fc0be4defafce⋯.webm (2.71 MB, 480x296, 60:37, LoGH-FPA Anthem.webm)

926bb9  No.15823172


I'd be up for it so long as pirated versions still work.

0f4140  No.15823187

File: 6eb14ecfa1fc730⋯.gif (1013.67 KB, 500x536, 125:134, Spike.gif)

File: 18ce99d7a13b707⋯.jpg (972.7 KB, 1600x1600, 1:1, 1495824894966.jpg)


Flying around in X4 listening to Cowboy Bebop OST. Tried it out before I bought it, especially after X:rebirth.

But I am really enjoying it so far. I learn UI and keybinds pretty fucking quick tho. And customize shit to my liking.


0f4140  No.15823223

File: cf7fd29d44fdfd5⋯.gif (1.98 MB, 450x450, 1:1, 1516267270031.gif)


And Trigun OST

99c937  No.15824630



Give me more stories anon

4ae8dd  No.15826669




Different anon but I'll tell you one of my stories from when I was first exploring.

>Be innaQuasar shortly after I bought it

>Just my second ship, but the torpedos are more than capable at BTFOing most things, and I'm a good enough pilot to avoid most things

>Feeling more secure, I start exploring

>Scanning down and blind jumping through wormholes, finding some new sectors

>One takes me into Xenon territory

>"Ok. Fuck."

>Fly in the direction of civilization, avoiding enemies on the way

>Manage to find the gate on the other side of the sector without trouble. Only one more sector between me and safety. Things might be OK!

>Jump through the gate into a sector that seems a bit…. spicy… There are clouds of electricity billowing around. My ship says something about hazardous environment.

>See it start to chip away at my shield. The sense of urgency takes a few seconds to kick in.

>Start booking it to the opposite side of the sector, still not entirely worried since the damage seems slow.

>Ok, my shield is gone and I'm just past the halfway point. My hulls being corroded.

>I've pinged the opposite gate but I've still got at least 30 seconds to go and my hull is half gone. Now I'm worried.

>The gate is in sight and my hull is barely hanging on. I vector myself dead-center on the gate, and see a Xenon gatecamp. At least 6 of the fuckers.

>Almost there. 2100m/s has never seemed slower. 5 seconds from the gate my ship chimes in


>The Xenon open fire, their shots trailing


>and I'm back in Hatikvah territory. Safe, with two pixels of hull on the meter.

0f4140  No.15827414

File: f9756e1ae697ec9⋯.jpg (1.13 MB, 1920x1080, 16:9, 392160_20181206111239_1.jpg)

File: 4f77502ada63fbc⋯.jpg (162.61 KB, 1200x1801, 1200:1801, 12400508185152.jpg)

in X:4 is there a reason my mission to assign a captain to my starting ship "Rickenbacker" is still there even after I did find an NPC and supposedly assigned him to it. Because every other NPC I talk to now from Wharfs just says I can't assign any more. So can I fire people?

And even still, after I bought myself a new ship to pilot which also has a captain in it? My autism wants it out of the way.

0f4140  No.15827522

File: 5acdbaff27c7862⋯.jpg (137.55 KB, 490x360, 49:36, 1429924912.jpg)

File: 98c0d1665c2a294⋯.jpg (37.94 KB, 500x375, 4:3, 29193192392.jpg)


Nevermind on that part, just sold the fucking ship and that solved it, I guess.

Tip for any new faggots: in the map left click the ship you want to sell, then select the station (probably has to be in the same system I dunno) and then right click it, the option to sell should be there.

99c937  No.15836340


643c20  No.15836547


>Still playing this anon? How is it?

Is good.

Very comfy.

I kinda wish ship building was more complex. ATM ammo boxes/fuel tanks dont' have to be connected to the guns/engine in any way

100fbc  No.15837806

File: eda3cec34fda856⋯.jpg (57.99 KB, 720x540, 4:3, bugscarrotjuice.jpg)

Is Stellaris not shit yet?

e48a98  No.15838250


Nope t:got the newest dlc and it is disappointing.

Will try to write up some sorta deeper review on it here once i have played far enough, right now i am saving up minerals to build my first city planet.

e48a98  No.15839353

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Right, so for starters the improvements you get out of the strategic resources have been reworked, they no longer give you a passive boost to weapons or shields but instead you gotta make a political decision of using them for that purpose, after which you sacrifice an X amount of that resource and it stays up for about 17 years or so after which it must be reinstated.

trade policies decide what your trade value gets turned into, energy, energy and consumer goods or energy and unity. So far i have not run into any research that would increase the options on that thing, to get more trade value you gotta either build buildings that produce it or attatch to space stations those solar collectors that used to give you energy but which now collect trade value from nearby star systems instead, oh yeah and trade value on planets is something oyu gotta collect by either building a space station in system or few systems over and add few of those collectors on it (they got an actual name but im too lazy to check it out right now).

So, the big question, the arcology. It requires 20K minerals and 200 influence to build and you must also replace every district on your planet with city disctricts prior to this, afterwards the city planet wont produce any energy, minerals or food (unless you built some hydrophonics on that planet) and so everything has to be hauled in there.

Oh yeah, also the archology has its own separate ascension perk, so even if you know how to mega structure you still cant build them without this thing.

Gonna go in more detail on some other stuff like ground combat and branch offices in the next post with pics, but before that im gonna let you guys know how they rewamped ship and station building.

Ships and stations now need alloys which are either found as exploitable deposits on random planets or you have to build a building that changes minerals into alloys, also ship and station upkeep is now in alloys.

Minerals also get changed into consumer goods which can be traded for energy credits in the great market, but they are mostly used by pops.

If there are no consumer goods present the pops get upset, they also get upset without amenities, which are a thing that cannot be transported between planets and must be produced locally.

Amenities are just a general term for luxuries and entertainment.

e48a98  No.15839404

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So the ground battles look like pics related now, which is imo an improvement from the battle of two lines that we got previously, you still cannot affect it beyond retreat command and the defense armies seem to have been buffed, so gameplaywise there is no difference betwean old and new, it just looks a bit cleaner to me.

That whole mixing xenos thing is its own ascension perk as well, its on the bottom of the list of things i will ever use in this game.

So, the branch offices are a thing megacorps cna build, regular corps have to ask for a permission through diplomacy screen from other races, but i decided to let my inner Hutt loose and played as a criminal syndicate, in which case i could build them where ever i pleased.

The thing is that it costs something like a 1000 energy and 50 influence normally and the further away you get, the more it costs.

So what can these offices do? They give you slots per each 25 pops the planet has, up until 100 in which you can build stuff like (in my cartels case) secret drug labs, night clubs, underground mining operations, hidden yards where you can dismantle ships some pirates keep on capturing, smugglers dens etc etc.

These things increase local crime, which can be rather detrimental for the owner of the planet, due to this, when you build a branch office on the soil of someone who doesnt like you, they get a casus belli to shut down your operations on their worlds and for each shut down op they get a thousand energy.

They can also shut down ops without declaring a war, but based on the frequency at which they do it, it must cost them an arm and a leg.

After your operations have been shut down on a planet, you cant set them up again there for some amount of time, id say about 10 years, though i haven't checked it.

Also you cant set up ops during a war or during an armistice period with the empire you are fighting against.

e48a98  No.15839435

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That's all i can remember for now (also why did i post smae picture twice up there?).

Gonna post more as i remember it and as i play further in, gonna let you guys know how those new mega structure work once i get there.

Oh yeah the caravans, they pop up around at random, offer you some stuff or cause an random occurrence and then buzz off to another part of the galaxy, meanwhile you can call back at their branch office, buy tokens from them and use them to either buy and open luckboxes or play with some one armed bandit.

Just don't, it's all a waste of energy, although there can™ have something nice inside them.

29096d  No.15839483

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I wish I didn't have to re-learn the entire fucking game with every update. Just fix what you already have instead of replacing it with something else as mundane as the predecessor.

c0787f  No.15839520

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Yeah was like that when I was active.

Any interest in a /v/ server for this thing? I have the technology.

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I hope this can help you a bit on relearning the game.

inb4 i ended up writing text for ants.

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God damnit, i shouldn't do anything when i am tired.

Fucked up the text on the green line, should be saying from left to right.

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So i tried today some of those new mega structures along with researching further stuff.

I ended up discovering that you can set up planets specializations and some times the specialization is decided by the stuff built on the planet.

So i tried the strategic coordination center and that one black hole mining one.

Former gives more fleet cap and the latter just works like a dyson sphere but with minerals instead of energy.

e090e7  No.15844308


It's a brilliant idea because clunky obtuse annoying mechanics is exactly what the (literal) boomer audience wants from ED. It also pads out play time and extends the grind and that is exactly what Braben wants.

b4612e  No.15847587

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I'm thinking of trying some Starsector modding. Are there any ship/faction niches that haven't been filled?

40e127  No.15847607

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Rebel Galaxy devs have apparently gone all-in on the (((Epic/Tencent))) store and will be making their games exclusive to it.

ae2b3c  No.15847656


>making their games exclusive to Tencent

Really? That's one way to turn a fan to an instant pirate.

b4612e  No.15847938


Well that sucks.

68209d  No.15847967



>According to the developer, their upcoming title Rebel Galaxy Outlaw will launch exclusively on Epic's new platform. The game will remain an Epic exclusive for 12 months, after which it's expected to launch on GoG and/or Steam.

Why not just launch it on multiple platforms at the same time and allow the buyer to get it from their store of choice? Why funnel to Epic? Oh, that's right, greed and profits.

179025  No.15847984


>Epic Chink timed exclusive for a fucking year


0dcd52  No.15850176


Don't even care about them, but Satisfactory sold out, too.

8b4251  No.15850378

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>game is already filled with faggot propaganda, therefore making one lean more towards scurv

>going full jew also

What a shame. I hope this is their last game.

6ac726  No.15850833

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>space scum


It seems like the gamebalance in Starsector completely shits the bed when you increase fleet size. Carriers actually become useful.

28685a  No.15850858


>just works like a dyson sphere but with minerals instead of energy.

Paradox wholesale rip-offed mod once again.

1158af  No.15851500

Who are the xenon anyway and why do I keep hearing about then?

106bb7  No.15851544


Xenon girl in 21st century?

Xenon racer?

Xenon element?

Help me out here.

ae2b3c  No.15851547

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5d5e52  No.15851663

So I recently pirated Stellaris 2.2. I didn't get the megacorp DLC with the download, but I still had some fun with it anyway. I started playing a Citizen's Republic that wound up allowing enslavement of xenos. I'm looking forward to having more time to play them after my uni finals are done.

1158af  No.15851665


So they are robits?

dedd56  No.15851675


the xenos are immune to the hazardous environment?


>faggot propaganda

The only thing i remember from the new game is that is has an ugly female MC.

ae2b3c  No.15851687

106bb7  No.15851711


I started with the Commonwealth of Man, took back Earth from the decadent UN and my leader transcended to become immortal and turned the Commonwealth into an Empire. To be fair I was enslaving xenos and funding heavily into military so I'm not surprised I went that way.

Emps was with me that playthrough.

5d5e52  No.15851748

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Yeah, once I get a fleet going I'm gonna stomp the xenophile retards to the galactic south of me and show them the true meaning of


Good to hear that you knocked out the UN, their namelist is ~diversity uwu~

2ac522  No.15851758


Isn't that enough? Besides, if they have that then they'll also have other poz.

dedd56  No.15852793


>was enslaving xenos

building your xeno harem? not bad.


>Isn't that enough?

Not for me, the west cant make pretty girls since a long time

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fab1af  No.15853595

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thanks for your write-up anon. here, have a space related meme from the archives.

ec625e  No.15856121

How2make money in x4?

100fbc  No.15856146

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That's pretty cringeworthy

4ae8dd  No.15856157


Make friends with the Teladi, they'll teach you the secret to profitsss

c217eb  No.15859289

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Bought it a couple of days ago.

It's really nice if you think of it as MC in space.

Would like for planets to have different biomes though.


La Mort Du Soleil by Sombres Forets


Nagatoro-san and Berserk.

No, waiting isn't my fetish.


Wangan Midnight

It's different from what I expected.

I'm more into sim racing tbh.

Is there a space sim where it's all about mastering controlling your space ship?

99c937  No.15864679

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