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VGA Planets 3.x,
a classic turn-based space exploration strategy game.
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The standard game for everyone: PHost 4, PList 2.4.
PList 2.4, PHost 4, always current version
Advanced PList game: PHost 4, PList 3.2, and all features enabled. Fun for experienced players.
PList 3.2, PHost 4, always current version
A classic game: standard ship list, standard Echo Cluster, standard score, standard rules.
Standard Ship List, PHost 4, always current version
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But I repeat: our standings can not change in couple of turns, top-3 is fixed "for good", I do beat dead crystal and have double scoring vs Fed. So, this couple turns may change nothing ...
The probability actually increases for each step (unlike web mines). Turn 80, it was 10%, last turn it was 25%.
I slightly loaded the die so the probability will increase more for next turn.
Looks like sticking in the web, any turn has N(%) chance to be the last one until it does happen. Funny feature but in our standings is really useless, let's finish immediately and join some other ...
Excuse me Stefan for question but when the game is over?
Use whatever client suits you best. If you're happy with your original VGA Planets, go for it. You can easily install multiple clients in parallel and try them all.
I suggested PCC2 because that's ...http://phost.de/index.html
Thank you! I have VGA Planets on a floppy disk with license but if something works better now-days I would love to attain it. Is that the PCC2 version you were suggesting I install over my VGA ...
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