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The Solar Federation have invented Quantum Torpedo technology!

Wednesday, December 26, 2018
The Solar Federation have announced a breakthrough discovery in Torpedo Technology - Quantum Torpedos.
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How to build a massive fleet in 25 turns - The Final Installment (holiday viewing!)

Friday, December 21, 2018
In the final installment of this demo series Joshua plays turns 23 and 24 setting more and more heavy carriers to build. Watch now to see how big your fleet really could be.
The History of the Cancer War ...

The History of the Cancer War (Written by the victor)

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
The Cancer War has ended and WMerkel has become Emperor of the Echo Cluster. Our illustrius emperor has written a history of the Cancer War.
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How to build a massive fleet in 25 turns! (Part 9/10)

Thursday, December 6, 2018
In part 9 of this 10 part series Joshua talks about turn 20-22 and starts to build massive amounts of heavy carriers as he heads toward the ship limit.
Important Rule Change for Stan...

Important Rule Change for Standard

Thursday, November 29, 2018
Planets Nu has decided to make an important rule change for the "Standard" rule set. All standard games will allow direct megacredit and ammo transfer.
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How to build a massive fleet in 25 turns! (Part 8/10)

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Joshua breezes through turns 15-20 in this part of the series, building his first Merlin Class Alchemy ship to turn supplies into minerals on turn 17.
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How to play in full screen mode on your phone.

Thursday, November 22, 2018
Planets is a perfect game for mobile play and the new planets version supports mobile play like never before. However, screen space is at a premium in a game like planets where so much data and details matter. Learn how to play full screen from the browser version.
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How to build a massive fleet in 25 turns! (Part 7)

Monday, November 19, 2018
In this part of the series Joshua talks in detail about planning multiple turns ahead when extracting money and resources from Planets. Counting the number of turns for each step to ensure value before we reach the ship limit.
How to create a private game t...

How to create a private game to play with your friends!

Thursday, November 15, 2018
With this instructional video learn how to create a private Planets game and invite your friends to play. This is a great way to introduce your friends to Planets.
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How to build a massive fleet in 25 turns! (Part 6)

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
In this part of the series Joshua takes some time to review some other high level games and compare our position against some other Rebel players to see how we are doing. He also plays turns 12-14.
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How to build a massive fleet in 25 turns! (Part 5)

Thursday, November 8, 2018
In this part of the series Joshua queues his first Rush and talks in detail about sustainable production. He has already set the stage for at least 14 Rushes!
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How to build a massive fleet in 25 turns! (Part 4)

Monday, November 5, 2018
In this part of the series Joshua plays turns 9 and 10 - continuing to set the stage for sustainable carrier production starting on turn 11.
How to use the new version (Fo...

How to use the new version (For experienced players!)

Saturday, November 3, 2018
In this demo video Joshua shows how to use the new version with a focus on experienced players switching from the old version to the new.
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How to build a massive fleet in 25 turns! (Part 3)

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
In this shorter video (6 minutes) Joshua plays turn 8 and talks about the importance of choosing early starbase planets based on their location rather than their resources or natives. He also explains the planning process to get the resources together to build that first carrier on turn 11 while continuing to produce useful ships.
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How to build a massive fleet in 25 turns! (part 2)

Friday, October 26, 2018
Part 2 in our demo series has now been released. In this portion Joshua is playing through turns 6 and 7 in detail as he sets the stage for producing his first heavy carrier at turn 11.