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by Journier
Sat Feb 14, 2004 7:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thousand Parsec
Replies: 6
Views: 1135

.... All the links on there site work just fine :) The concept of the game is very fun sounding, Scaling a universe the the amount of power your computer has. Sounds very fun indeed. But with only 2 programmers? this game will take quite a few years i would think :) Ill be following it though great ...
by Journier
Tue Feb 10, 2004 2:08 am
Forum: Strategy Games
Topic: an open source 4x space game
Replies: 5
Views: 3014

its working now... not much activity on these boards :)

anyone know of any places that give info on how to play the game decently.... its such a basic interface that i have no idea what im supposed to do,
by Journier
Sat Feb 07, 2004 10:02 pm
Forum: Strategy Games
Topic: an open source 4x space game
Replies: 5
Views: 3014

i cant even log in to the game.

well i log in... but then i cant find a galaxy in the list... so i cant play??

does the game id mean anything? mine is alpha.
by Journier
Sat Feb 07, 2004 9:28 pm
Forum: Strategy Games
Topic: Other 4x games in the making?
Replies: 5
Views: 2792

wow, wow is all i can think of as i took a look at stars! supernova genesis...

THAT GAME LOOKS AMAZING!!! :)

sadly its pretty much dead... even the main site hasnt had new news in the past 2 years....

all the forums are pretty much dead to... sorta really sad..
by Journier
Sat Feb 07, 2004 3:53 pm
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: Shipyards
Replies: 90
Views: 7323

In many science fiction books I have read that have the human race as being on the defensive, we have always hid our shipyards in astroid belts or behind suns. Its just one of those things that we would be doing to make it harder to destroy. With planetary shipyards you are making everything just 1 ...
by Journier
Sat Feb 07, 2004 3:25 pm
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: I just came back to visit the moo3 forums and saw a link :)
Replies: 12
Views: 1130

i felt the same way as you did guy. :)

i saw these things out in nowhere where you could travel to.. then i visited every one of them on a map and didnt find jack... sorta made me mad, why put something in the game if you arent going to use it.
by Journier
Sat Feb 07, 2004 3:23 pm
Forum: Graphics
Topic: Galaxy Map
Replies: 101
Views: 33533

as i read before i still like the whole "system shipyards" idea.
it just seems more coolio to have 1 fairly large shipyard supported with allt he money ofa system
by Journier
Fri Feb 06, 2004 10:03 pm
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: Mineral Bank / Planet Grants
Replies: 5
Views: 747

I vote for the SMAC approach to an convoy of supply ships that can be shipped across the empire to help fledgling colonies. yea, I would think it is the best approach to this since it would make it take time to reach the colony, maybe have an improving rate at which the supply ships could reach the ...
by Journier
Fri Feb 06, 2004 3:53 am
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: Ancients - more than dust and ruins?
Replies: 30
Views: 2585

yea.. just found the site, but yea.. i said 30 minutes thinking of the a real time strategy game.

but in turn based thats what you would base it off of.
by Journier
Fri Feb 06, 2004 3:25 am
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: Ancients - more than dust and ruins?
Replies: 30
Views: 2585

Ok heres an idea... possible "mode" of single player game? I dont know if you guys ever thought about it but maybe put in "modes" in single player. For example. "King of the hill" mode... you would probably grab a star system with maybe an ancient artifact and when you hold it for lets say 30 minute...
by Journier
Fri Feb 06, 2004 3:03 am
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: I just came back to visit the moo3 forums and saw a link :)
Replies: 12
Views: 1130

oh ok :) didnt read that anywhere :)

Never really liked the entire idea anyways, no real purpose for starlanes anyways :)

space is 3dimensional use it!! :)
by Journier
Fri Feb 06, 2004 2:35 am
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: I just came back to visit the moo3 forums and saw a link :)
Replies: 12
Views: 1130

I just came back to visit the moo3 forums and saw a link :)

Before i say anything I have read about 10 of your threads so far, and I am pretty much dazzled by the work you guys have done, well done. Now i have been a big fan of space games like, Starships Unlimited, moo2,pax imperia 2(let down), imperium galactica not all of these are turn based. some are ac...