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2016 Winter Round signups are now open!
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Dates

  • Round 69 Ticks End: Friday 2nd December 2016
  • Winter Round Signups Open: Sunday 4th December 2016
  • Winter Round Ticks Start: Friday 9th December 2016
  • Winter Round Ticks End: Friday 23rd December 2016
  • Round 70 Signups Open: Friday 30th December 2016
  • Round 70 Ticks Start: Friday 6th January 2017
  • Round 70 Ticks End: Friday 24th February 2017

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  • 20 May: Round 67 - Shames of the Past signups are now open! Signup at https://t.co/SUTUEHNRT2. Ticks start 27th May.

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World Cup Signups open!

The World Cup Individual Event signups are now open at http://worldcup.planetarion.com/signup.pl.

The changes not mentioned clearly in the last signups are as follows:
-48 tick protection
-score = value = asteroids*1000 + resources/15 + resources_in_ships/10
-War -2 production, -2 construction (from base of 12).
-Science 10% research time bonus, higher eonium costs.
-Defence misisons option removed (fake defence not removed, so you can run your fleet!)

Also, please note that prelaunching your fleet COSTS FUEL.

The changes in stats since the last post are as follows:
-48 tick protection
-score = value = asteroids*1000 + resources/15 + resources_in_ships/10
-War -2 production, -2 construction (from base of 12).
-Science 10% research time bonus, higher eonium costs.
-Defence missions option removed (fake defence not removed, so you can run your fleet!)

The game stats have been altered slightly since announcement. The changes are as follows:

Torpedo Damage 15->14
Phoenix Target Destroyer->Battleship
Phoenix Init 4->7
Phoenix Metal 1250->1500
War Frigate Damage 33->30
War Frigate Armour 26->24
War Frigate Metal 3000->2700
War Frigate Crystal 2000->1800
War Frigate Eonium 250->225
War Cruiser Damage 60->57
Battleship Armour 78->82

Recluse Damage 42->44
Ghost Armour 45->48
Tarantula Armour 75->65
Tarantula Damage 90->85
Eonium (fuel) rising by ~ 12% for sci

It's also time for the round name competition. We'd like to ask everyone to submit suggestions for round names for Round 18 to roundname@planetarion.com by Creators Hour at 20:00 on Wednesday 21st June.

Also, teams World Cup Qualifying have to be submitted by 21:00GMT on 20th June. Please submit the names and e-mail addresses to worldcup@planetarion.com