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Stardock is setting up a number of Wiki pages:   http://wiki.elementalgame.comhttp://wiki.ashesofthesingularity.comhttp://wiki.offworldgame.comhttp://wiki.galciv.comhttp://wiki.starcontrol.comhttp://wiki.sinsofasolarempire.com We're looking for volunteers to help flesh them out.  We can't promise payment but we will do our best to reward and thank active contributors. Thanks!
Greetings! Season 2 has been delayed until the end of this month so that we can get in contact with the finalists.  That gives us a bit more time to get the observer mode feature in and prep for Season 2 balance changes.   Below, in no particular order, are some of the upcoming balance changes: T1 units are now slightly fasterPHC Athena is somewhat slowerPHC Brute squad size reduced from 6 to 5, firepower and HP on each unit substantially increasedPHC Falcon Flak Cannon fir...
June 13, 2016 by damoose on damoose
Tried something new... Two .razsersynapse, one for Blackwidow Chroma keyboards and one for the Mamba TE. http://bit.ly/1S2LzlU
June 10, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Fans vs Devs is from 4-6pm ET today, and we're also having a v1.2 stream starting at 3pm ET. https://www.twitch.tv/stardock Be sure to join us!
[Not released yet]   HIGHLIGHTS Deluxe Campaign: All dialog now voiced, 3 new missions, 2 new cut-scenes, dialogs no longer modalNew Units!Hall of FameLots of UI improvementsSubstantial AI improvementsUI Health bars and more informative tool tips for unit within an Army in the Army unit panelUnit panels can be data driven such that new units can be added by modders and hooked into the UISkirmish map sortingSelect air hot key (F2)Add someone as a friend from the MP lobbyUI will d...
Ok, so internally we've been playing on huge maps and another type of map size called massive. Huge maps are (I believe) 4X larger than Large.  Massive maps are 16X larger than the large maps.  We won't support Massive in Ashes 1 (you have to have 4GB of video memory to run them and at least 6 CPU cores). However, even on huge, yes, we are going to need a way to zoom out and see a strategic view of the map.   We aren't going to turn every individual unit into ...
* PHC Falcon AA armor increased from 8 to 16 * Substrate Nexus shield regen rate increased from 0.5 to 1 * Substrate Rengeerator shields increased from 760 to 800 * Substrate Regenerator cost reduced from 360 metal to 180 metal * Substrate Drone Hive shields vision decreased from 600m to 500m * Substrate Drone Hive metal cost increased from 210 to 310 * Substrate Mauler metal cost increased from 355 to 380 * Substrate Punisher max shields reduced from 900 to 800 * Substrate Punisher radi...
As far as i know, i'm probably the only one in the world with "Master of the Singularity" - since no one has "Basically Like Worf" which is the easier version of it. Though there are several dozen people who have beaten Insane AI according to the metaverse - the metaverse is somewhat incomplete, so we don't know the exact situation. Anyway, if someone else beat me, feel free to let me know and take the glory Proof: http://imgur.com/a/Dkufq http://steamcommunity.com/profiles/765...
May 9, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
https://www.twitch.tv/ki_lay/ He does some great streams of Ashes of the Singularity a few times a week. Be sure to give him a follow on Twitch and check out some of his streams.  
Greetings! This week's micro update is now live.   We like to do these little updates whenever there's an opening in QA for something small that is data only.  Avatar speed reduced from 250 m/s to 200Nemesis logistics increased from 3 to 4Zeus logisitcs increased from 3 to 4Fury logistics incresed from 4 to 8Hades HP increased from 1200 to 1250Avenger rad cost increased from 24 to 39Avenger logistics increased from 3 to 4Dronehive metal cost recuded from 340 to 210Dro...
April 15, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Brad is streaming the Ashes of the Singularity v1.02 update on Twitch. https://www.twitch.tv/stardock
April 15, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
The v1.02 update for Ashes of the Singularity is now available with a new map and scenario in addition to balance and stability fixes. Check out the full changelog below:  HIGHLIGHTS:New Map and Scenario!Balance ChangesStability & Bug fixes GameplayBalance ChangesCreeps at regions grow up to potentially 24 units eventually instead of maxing at 8Creeps at regions can include a T2 unit along with a higher variety as they get biggerT2 unit speed slowed slightlyGuardian unit ad...
April 12, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
Arumba plays the PHC in his latest Let's Play of Ashes of the Singularity. Check it out!
April 7, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
The blog on CyberPowerPC has a review of Ashes of the Singularity up, and gives it an overall of 82%! "In all, I found Ashes of the Singularity to be a definite turn in the right direction for the RTS genre. It is much more of a methodical, thinking man’s game, which rewards patience and planning over button mashing and rushing. " Read the entire review here.... http://blog.cyberpowerpc.com/2016/04/02/ashes-of-the-singularity-review-a-big-step-in-the-right-direction/...
April 7, 2016 by Island Dog on ID's place to speak
The v1.01 update for Ashes of the Singularity is now available. Check out the latest updates: Note: Existing mission 4 and mission 8 saves may exhibit strange behavior (objective list not showing up).  Starting from the mission start will resolve this. HIGHLIGHTS:General unit, building, and economy balanceRemoved “Fringe” map from Ranked match playlistVisual polish & bug fixes on forestsAI difficulty balanceCampaign difficulty tweaks Gameplay Removed “Fringe&rd...