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General information

Night in space.

Setting up a new game

Game concepts

Game interface

  • Interface
  • System Map - The visual display of a system and its contents. Tip: to measure distances, shift & left-click, then drag the cursor in the system map.
  • System Information - All the astronomical data about a system.
  • Galactic Map - The map of all discovered systems and their jump point connections. Tip: Shift-click and drag the systems to the desired new position, then click SysPos and save that layout.
  • Event Log - The log of all game events. In this screen, you can also filter messages by type and set message colours.
  • Task Groups
  • Class Design - The ship design window.
  • Game interface
  • Ship Combat - How to use the combat controls.
  • Hotkeys

The galaxy

A new dawn.

Alien races

Colonies and mining

Prime real estate opportunity. Some radiation tolerance required. Call 1-800-MARTIANHOMES today!
Image: NASA

Captains, bureaucrats and scientists

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  • Leaders - your naval and ground force officers, scientists and administrators. Tip: give all of them something to do to increase their skills faster.
  • Research - R&D: research new technology and develop systems you have designed.

The civilian economy

Ship design and shipbuilding

Carriers and Fighters

Weapons and sensors

Fleet operations, organization and logistics

Ship combat

Orbital bombardment of Earth commencing. You have failed.
Image: Dan Burbank/NASA

Ground Forces


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