Posted at 22:51 GMT on Monday 22nd September 2014
Round 58 – Denial of Victory finishes on Friday, 26th September at 20:00 GMT.
The End of Round Ceremony (EoRC) is scheduled to be held on the same day 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
-interviews with the top galaxy
-interviews with representatives of the top alliance
-the alliance competition (allcomp), where users will [tag] in their nickname for their alliance, and the winning alliance will win 3 credits.
Round 58 Havoc
Havoc will start at 10:00 GMT on Saturday, 27th September and continue until Thursday, 9th October at 20:00 GMT.
Havoc 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
-Asteroid mining limits increased to 8 million asteroids total
-Maximum construction limit set at 800 constructions
-Ticks set at every 15 minutes.
-All alliances will be deleted
-Every cluster will be placed into its own alliance (with alliance defence enabled). They will all be of HC rank and it will not be possible to demote or remove a member.
Round 59 signups will open on Friday, 10th October at 20:00 GMT. Round 59 will require you to pay for a credit if you wish to upgrade your account.
Submissions for Round 59's name are NOW OPEN - please e-mail suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject "Round Name Suggestion". Submissions will be open until Saturday, 27th September, with the winner (selected on a public poll) getting a free credit.
Round 59 Ticks will start Friday, 17th October at 20:00 GMT and continue for 7 weeks, until the 5th of December.
-Maximum buddy pack sizes will 4, with 1 late joiner from tick 336. Galaxies formed by buddy packs of 3 will gain 2 late joiners at tick 336.
-Alliance limits will stay at 60 total with 50 still counting towards alliance ranking.
-Stats are currently under discussion and will be available at a later date.
Beta testing and further changes will be announced closer to signup.