AE is looking to hire

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AE is looking to hireHi guys, This week has seen the introduction of the new fleet detection time formula ingame. Some of our initial reaction was mixed but we hope that this new formula will be at the heart of making the game a bit more interesting. Oh, and it’s the first stage in some new easy scouting systems to be a…

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Monthly Contest: Win a free upgrade!

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Monthly Contest: Win a free upgrade!Hi, Astro Empires is starting a new monthly contest where we will be giving away free upgrades. You just need to answer our question correctly and you will be eligible to win one of the prizes. This month's question is: How many registered accounts did Astro Empires have on our 4th anniversary?…

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Fleet detection & love?

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Fleet detection & love?Hi guys, This week has seen a pretty significant change to the fleet detection times in game. A new formula which will slash detection times dramatically has been announced. The new formula which changes the time of detection of a 10 million fleet from an eye watering 2,777 hours to a somewhat more manageable 47 hours will be launched during the week. Get all the details on the new formula on the forums and make sure to let us know what you think there and here :-D…

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Fleet detection time (new formula)

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Fleet detection time (new formula)The actual fleet detection formula:Visible when arrive time (in seconds) is less than fleet size.Have few issues:-    The formula don’t work well with large fleets, example a fleet of 10M size can be detected 115.74 days before arrive, which is a very high value.-    Is hard to move a large fleet without it being spot almost immediately, spoiling a little the game strategy.…

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