Posted at 21:25 GMT on Monday 16th May 2011
Round 41 - Rise from the Shadows ends on 20th May, with the final tick being at 20:00 GMT.
The End of Round Ceremony (EoRC) will be held at 21:00 GMT for an hour in #planetarion on irc.netgamers.org (accessible via the com unit). It will consist of interviews with the top players, the top galaxy and representatives of the alliance, and then finish with an alliance competition (allcomp), where users will [tag] in their nickname for their alliance, and the winning alliance will win a few credits.
After the EoRC has been completed, the game will be setup for the "havoc" period, of fast-ticked madness. This will run for approximately 1 week and be setup as follows:
-All researches completed
-500 million resources total (split over metal/crystal/eonium according to race)
-3000 asteroids total (split over metal/crystal/eonium according to race)
-30 of each factory, 30 wave amplifiers, 50 security centres and 30 of each refinery ADDED to each planet
-XP will be kept
-Asteroid mining limits increased to 8 million asteroids total
-Maximum construction limit set at 800 constructions
-Ticks set at every 15 minutes
It will start at 10:00 GMT on Saturday, 21st May.
Round 42 round name submissions are now open. The winning entry, selected by forum poll, will get a credit to be used in Round 42 or another future round. To submit your suggestion, e-mail round42 [at] planetarion.com with the subject "Roundname Suggestion".
Signups Open By: 3rd June
Ticks Start: 10th June
Ticks End: 29th July
The alliance limit will be static at 80, with 50 members counting towards the total score.
Buddy packs will be increased to 5.
Ship stats will be single targetting, and are available on our beta server