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Round 57 - Out of Alignment signups are now open!

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Dates

  • Round 57 Signups Open: Friday 23rd May 2014
  • Round 57 Ticks Start: Friday 30th May 2014
  • Round 57 Ticks End: Friday 18th July 2014

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  • 23 May: Round 57 "Out of Alignment" has opened for signups! Create your planet at http://t.co/Zp28b1ryI8 Ticks start next Friday at 20:00 GMT

  • 21 Mar: Round 56 starts tonight at 20:00 GMT, have you got a planet yet? http://t.co/NR3IFvGCAB

  • 10 Jan: Round 55 starts ticking in just over an hour!

  • 3 Jan: Winter round has finished (with some havoc starting this weekend). Round 55 signups open! http://t.co/pgEcf1cybB

  • 21 Dec: We're going to be running a mini round over the winter break, more info here - http://t.co/2fwae17Iwh

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