Juno, are you ready?

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Juno, are you ready?
Hi guys,
I must ask one question. Are you ready for Juno? No, I don't mean Michael Cera's girlfriend, Astro Empires new server! Tomorrow is J-Day with the launch of Astro Empires 10th server and perhaps greatest server yet?!

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Forum update & AE Team named

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Forum update & AE Team namedHi guys!This week has seen one big change over on the forums! After over three years our old forum skin has been retired and given a makeover. It was hoped with this change the forum will come more into line with the game and portals themes and I must say, it's succeeded.…

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AE Headers

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AE HeadersHi guys,This week while digging through some of our files and folders at HQ I found some interesting little titbits. The following are header developed as alternatives for the forum, portal and who knows even the game. They look pretty snazy and there is some new artwork I wanted to share with you,…

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Meet the AE team!

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Meet the AE team!Hi guys, It's been over four years since AE was launched and never before have those behind the game shown their faces. We've chatted via the forums, posted blogs and interviews but as we know a picture is worth a thousand words so lets introduce you to the AE team!…

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3D Ship images, the early concepts

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3D Ship images, the early conceptsHi guys,This week we’ve seen the launch of the Ion Bomber images so I was taking a look through our AE Achieves and found something interesting to share with you.  Back in 2007 Wizard started to look at the possibility of bringing ship images into the game. He approached a freelance artist, friend of a friend to do up some early concepts to see if it would work. A couple of years later that freelance artist would be working for AE doing our 3D ship images! It was Luis btw ;-)…

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