Riding The Wild Serf, or The Fine Art Of Harvesting Peasants

We of the Cyborg Feudality gladly make our technological advancements available to the untutored natives we find on the planets in the NuNiverse. Indeed, as we have earlier had reason to observe, they embrace our ways with such enthusiasm that they eventually vanish into our Noble Collective, swelling our Continue reading

On Networking, or Keeping Your Head In The Clouds

We of the Cyborg Feudality are justly renowned for our unmatched Cube ships.  The Biocide is as deadly a carrier as any in the game; the Annihilation is the meanest battleship ever built.  Both are massive engines of pure destruction.  Each is designed to dominate in combat; each is the perfect Continue reading

The Amazing Small Deep Space Freighter

(written by ECV – Classic Queue)

Tom Graves started a great thread about the many uses of the Small Deep Space Freighter (SDSF) on the news feed at Planets Nu. He has now given us permission to edit and publish his post on Planets Mag for all to see!

NOTE: Certain aspects of this article reference the Priority Build Points system.

In Tom’s words: Small Deep Space Freighters are likely to represent 10-15% of your fleet at the time the Ship Continue reading

The Humanitarian Crisis or Why It’s Hard To Be A Borg

There are many ways to play a game. This is one of the fundamental truths (not least here at .Nu), and it’s the root and cause of many arguments, clashes, and streams of vituperation both in-game and in the Forum.

The main trouble, of course, is that there are many valid ways to play a game. One of the basic assumptions we make is that anyone voluntarily playing a game that can take two Continue reading

Merlin Class Alchemy Ship

(Archived content — by SpaceSquad)

Merlin Class Alchemy Ship can be built by every race

180px-Merlin_Class_Alchemy_Ship Techlevel 10 Crew 120
Engines 10 Fuel 450
Beams 8 Cargo 2700
Mass 840
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Super Transport Freighter

(Archived content — by SpaceSquad)

Super Transport Freighter can be built by every race

180px-Super_Transport_Freighter Techlevel 10 Crew 202
Engines 4 Fuel 1200
Cargo 2600
Mass 160
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Neutronic Refinery Ship

(Archived content — by SpaceSquad)

Neutronic Refinery Ship can be built by every race.

180px-Neutronic_Refinery_Ship Techlevel 9 Crew 190
Engines 10 Fuel 800
Beams 6 Cargo 1050
Mass 712
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