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by Tyreth
Wed May 31, 2006 8:55 am
Forum: Story
Topic: how about this story?
Replies: 11
Views: 3553

Though I would like to see more activity in the Story forum. I don't see a point in limiting how many posts are in the story thread, it just limits creativity. The rules for the story forum wll be changing soon (within a week or two most likely). There will be more room for posting new threads on v...
by Tyreth
Tue May 30, 2006 12:15 am
Forum: Story
Topic: Campaign vs. Versatility
Replies: 7
Views: 3078

There will be something like a 'campaign mode', where all the races in the game are defined, and even empires will own multiple star systems right from the beginning. This campaign mode will represent a certain point in the history of the FreeOrion universe. There will also be a 'custom play mode', ...
by Tyreth
Fri May 26, 2006 3:37 am
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: Planet / System Names
Replies: 27
Views: 4390

In windows, wordpad seems to do a better job of handling line breaks than notepad does.
by Tyreth
Fri May 26, 2006 3:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: strange trouble after compiling...
Replies: 3
Views: 1448

There's no ETA on version 0.4. Currently the design document is in the works, which will be the basis for coding 0.4 when ready.
by Tyreth
Sat May 20, 2006 12:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Intended v 1.0 release date: 2007? :roll:
Replies: 8
Views: 2484

I'll be surprised if he ever beats us! I keep trying to explain that troop transports are no good on their own.
by Tyreth
Sun Mar 05, 2006 10:04 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: Sir, I've got something on the screen here
Replies: 5
Views: 2855

This looks great, glad to see it in action at last!
by Tyreth
Sun Feb 05, 2006 9:26 pm
Forum: Programming
Topic: convincing GiGi to build with other gcc
Replies: 31
Views: 14532

FreeOrion can run on 800x600, it's just that things may be missing. Edit config.xml to change the resolution.
by Tyreth
Thu Jan 26, 2006 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help - can't download
Replies: 3
Views: 1584

If you're a computer idiot, the best chance you have of getting FreeOrion running is finding someone with a Windows machine and downloading the installer.

Anything else won't be easy or obvious.

There isn't an easy to use Mac version yet.
by Tyreth
Mon Jan 23, 2006 4:15 am
Forum: Programming
Topic: Introduction - Ted Bullock
Replies: 3
Views: 1856

Welcome to the project Ted. It will be great having your contributions. Feel free to add notes to the wiki as well.
by Tyreth
Tue Jan 10, 2006 10:42 pm
Forum: Other Game Design
Topic: Morals and Your Race
Replies: 14
Views: 3574

I agree with Sapphire Wyvern. What appears to be good or evil is relative. Consider Earth's history (it is our policy not to compare to modern politics to avoid offending anyone). During the Crusades, those participating saw themselves as being on a good and righteous crusade. Those who were the vic...
by Tyreth
Sat Jan 07, 2006 12:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AI question
Replies: 7
Views: 2061

Soon, nothing will stand in the way of the armies of YoghurtBot!
by Tyreth
Sat Dec 24, 2005 5:23 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Press Release
Replies: 2
Views: 11315

I have created a thread where you can post a list of sites that you have submitted FreeOrion too, along with some other information and a caution not to spam websites:

viewtopic.php?t=1236
by Tyreth
Sat Dec 24, 2005 5:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Project announcement
Replies: 6
Views: 4775

Project announcement

The time has come that we are ready for FreeOrion to be announced publicly and linked to from other websites. We have submitted a notice to some websites, but invite you to do so to places you think are appropriate. Post in this thread information on any place where you have submitted news about Fre...
by Tyreth
Fri Dec 23, 2005 3:00 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FreeOrion 0.3 Released!
Replies: 22
Views: 157811

FreeOrion 0.3.1-RC1 has been released, which is a bugfix release. Thanks to tzlaine for this, and everyone reporting bugs to sourceforge.

Please test and report bugs based on this version:
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfile ... p_id=75752
by Tyreth
Thu Dec 22, 2005 1:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: General 0.3 Discussion
Replies: 53
Views: 26969

You can build ships, including colony ships, and buildings. You can also research new buildings and more.

Check out the quick play guide on how to: http://www.freeorion.org/index.php/V0.3 ... Play_Guide