Matrix Games Forums

Forums  Register  Login  Photo Gallery  Member List  Search  Calendars  FAQ 

My Profile  Inbox  Address Book  My Subscription  My Forums  Log Out

RE: Distant Worlds 2 News?

 
View related threads: (in this forum | in all forums)

Logged in as: Guest
Users viewing this topic: none
  Printable Version
All Forums >> [New Releases from Matrix Games] >> Distant Worlds Series >> RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? Page: <<   < prev  4 5 6 7 [8]
Login
Message << Older Topic   Newer Topic >>
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 1/20/2018 6:44:02 AM   
SirHoraceHarkness


Posts: 131
Joined: 5/17/2015
Status: offline

quote:

ORIGINAL: Shark7


quote:

ORIGINAL: Bingeling

100k stars, 4 colonies in each system on average, and conquer all galaxy to win.


Let us know if you ever finish that game, a few decades from now...


You can kinda get that effect if you jack research costs as high as possible on a 1400 star galaxy. This keeps your warp range tiny for a long time which means each empire has plenty of time to completely develop its home system before it can start to look to other systems. This will extend the game out quite a bit as its only going to be late game when you will be able to reach your opponents.

(in reply to Shark7)
Post #: 211
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 1/31/2018 2:58:15 PM   
AvonWolf

 

Posts: 1
Joined: 2/3/2013
Status: offline
TAKE MY MONEY!

(in reply to SirHoraceHarkness)
Post #: 212
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 2/4/2018 1:57:04 PM   
Colwolf77

 

Posts: 22
Joined: 4/24/2015
Status: offline
Saw this on my Twitter feed, got excited then realised my mistake
https://imgur.com/eZTnpFr

(in reply to AvonWolf)
Post #: 213
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 2/4/2018 2:51:13 PM   
Cauldyth

 

Posts: 656
Joined: 6/27/2010
Status: offline
Yeah, I think there's some player-organized thing in E:D to explore the far reaches of the galaxy, and unfortunately they named it Distant Worlds (and now Distant Worlds 2).

I'm thinking of suing for mental trauma...

(in reply to Colwolf77)
Post #: 214
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 2/10/2018 10:16:50 PM   
Colwolf77

 

Posts: 22
Joined: 4/24/2015
Status: offline

quote:

ORIGINAL: Cauldyth

Yeah, I think there's some player-organized thing in E:D to explore the far reaches of the galaxy, and unfortunately they named it Distant Worlds (and now Distant Worlds 2).

I'm thinking of suing for mental trauma...


Tell me about it! any kind of information on Distant Worlds 2 is like gold dust at the moment

(in reply to Cauldyth)
Post #: 215
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 4/17/2018 1:31:31 PM   
patapata


Posts: 6
Joined: 11/29/2014
Status: offline
Is there any news at all about DW2? I'm sure there's at least something that can be shared with the community without building up too much unwanted hype. I'm checking back daily with no new posts at all, that is so frustrating. Hope all is going well! May your coding be flawless and DW2 is soon to be born! Thx! Cheers!

_____________________________

Kidnapper: "God and heaven help us..."
The doctor: "Divine intervention is... unlikely."

(in reply to Colwolf77)
Post #: 216
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 4/18/2018 11:04:14 PM   
TimberWolf119

 

Posts: 3
Joined: 8/31/2017
Status: offline
Come on Erik, give us something!

(in reply to patapata)
Post #: 217
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 4/19/2018 4:39:57 AM   
phoagne

 

Posts: 4
Joined: 5/29/2016
Status: offline

quote:

ORIGINAL: TimberWolf119

Come on Erik, give us something!

Wait till fall when we will hear annual "We are working on it"

(in reply to TimberWolf119)
Post #: 218
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 4/28/2018 11:24:10 AM   
Scotias

 

Posts: 1
Joined: 4/28/2018
Status: offline
Must be coming along. No other games come close to scratching the itch that DW can take care of for me, second one can't come around quick enough

(in reply to phoagne)
Post #: 219
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 4/30/2018 7:44:12 PM   
ASHBERY76


Posts: 2082
Joined: 10/10/2001
From: England
Status: offline
Looks around and still not a single detail about this game.See you again in a few years.

_____________________________


(in reply to Scotias)
Post #: 220
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 4/30/2018 8:28:54 PM   
Retreat1970


Posts: 635
Joined: 11/6/2013
From: Wisconsin
Status: offline
In 16 I thought maybe 17. In 17 I guessed 18. Now in 18 I'm guessing 2025.

(in reply to ASHBERY76)
Post #: 221
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/2/2018 1:43:32 PM   
Data


Posts: 3903
Joined: 1/3/2011
Status: offline
Still the optimist

_____________________________

...Igniting stellar cores....Recharging reactors...Recalibrating hyperdrives....

(in reply to Retreat1970)
Post #: 222
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/3/2018 2:52:03 AM   
balto

 

Posts: 885
Joined: 3/4/2006
From: Maryland
Status: offline
Come on, <snip> some recent information <snip> for DW 2. And maybe a followup <snip> for Panzer Corp if you have the energy left after the first load.

Keep it family friendly please. - Erik

< Message edited by Erik Rutins -- 5/3/2018 2:01:00 PM >

(in reply to Data)
Post #: 223
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/3/2018 11:26:58 AM   
btd64


Posts: 4998
Joined: 1/23/2010
From: Mass. USA. now in OHIO
Status: offline


Do you mind keeping it clean here....GP

< Message edited by Erik Rutins -- 5/3/2018 2:01:09 PM >


_____________________________

Intel i7 3.4GHz,8GB Ram,1920x1080 rez

AKA General Patton

WPO,WITP,WITPAE-Mod Designer/Tester
DW Series-Beta Tester
TotS-Alpha Tester
TOAW4-Alpha/Beta Tester

I don't like paying for the same real estate twice..Gen. George S. Patton

(in reply to balto)
Post #: 224
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/3/2018 2:03:32 PM   
Erik Rutins

 

Posts: 33884
Joined: 3/28/2000
From: Vermont, USA
Status: offline
Hi everyone,

We are hard at work on DW2 every day. We are still recruiting more 3D modelers/artists and we are also looking for a "supertester" with a lot of free time and good XML skills to help us out with some early testing and data entry/validation. If you know anyone who is interested, you could get an early look at the game and also have a chance of giving us feedback before anyone else.

Regards,

- Erik


_____________________________

Erik Rutins
Director of Product Development


For official support, please use our Help Desk: http://www.matrixgames.com/helpdesk/

Freedom is not Free.

(in reply to btd64)
Post #: 225
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/3/2018 8:55:57 PM   
balto

 

Posts: 885
Joined: 3/4/2006
From: Maryland
Status: offline
Put a dress on.

(in reply to Erik Rutins)
Post #: 226
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/9/2018 7:23:06 PM   
GHerr

 

Posts: 5
Joined: 12/21/2017
Status: offline
can you define how much time? full time or part. though I'm tempted to quit my job doing this I don't think my wife would approve

(in reply to Erik Rutins)
Post #: 227
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/10/2018 11:23:11 PM   
Sabranan

 

Posts: 288
Joined: 2/24/2016
Status: offline

quote:

ORIGINAL: Erik Rutins

Hi everyone,

We are hard at work on DW2 every day. We are still recruiting more 3D modelers/artists and we are also looking for a "supertester" with a lot of free time and good XML skills to help us out with some early testing and data entry/validation. If you know anyone who is interested, you could get an early look at the game and also have a chance of giving us feedback before anyone else.

Regards,

- Erik



I've sent you an email Erik (your PM box is full), not sure how often you check them so I figured I'd let you know I've done so here.

_____________________________


(in reply to Erik Rutins)
Post #: 228
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/11/2018 1:18:02 AM   
RogerBacon

 

Posts: 390
Joined: 5/17/2000
From: Miami, Florida, U.S.A.
Status: offline

quote:

ORIGINAL: Sabranan


quote:

ORIGINAL: Erik Rutins

Hi everyone,

We are hard at work on DW2 every day. We are still recruiting more 3D modelers/artists and we are also looking for a "supertester" with a lot of free time and good XML skills to help us out with some early testing and data entry/validation. If you know anyone who is interested, you could get an early look at the game and also have a chance of giving us feedback before anyone else.

Regards,

- Erik



I've sent you an email Erik (your PM box is full), not sure how often you check them so I figured I'd let you know I've done so here.


+1 recommendation for Sabranan. He wrote the tool to validate DWU files and those were plain text. XML would be easy for him.

(in reply to Sabranan)
Post #: 229
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/11/2018 6:53:48 PM   
Sabranan

 

Posts: 288
Joined: 2/24/2016
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: RogerBacon
+1 recommendation for Sabranan. He wrote the tool to validate DWU files and those were plain text. XML would be easy for him.


Thanks for the vote of confidence Roger, much appreciated!

_____________________________


(in reply to RogerBacon)
Post #: 230
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/12/2018 4:56:53 AM   
Bandus

 

Posts: 32
Joined: 9/27/2010
Status: offline
I too sent an e-mail. Wasn't sure what else to do with the PM box full.

(in reply to Sabranan)
Post #: 231
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/12/2018 9:51:02 PM   
Erik Rutins

 

Posts: 33884
Joined: 3/28/2000
From: Vermont, USA
Status: offline
Thanks folks, I will reply to your e-mails this week.

_____________________________

Erik Rutins
Director of Product Development


For official support, please use our Help Desk: http://www.matrixgames.com/helpdesk/

Freedom is not Free.

(in reply to Bandus)
Post #: 232
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/15/2018 9:26:58 AM   
Galahad78

 

Posts: 339
Joined: 9/28/2009
Status: offline
Fantastic news to see that DW2 is moving along!

(in reply to Erik Rutins)
Post #: 233
RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? - 5/22/2018 3:12:59 PM   
Sabranan

 

Posts: 288
Joined: 2/24/2016
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: Erik Rutins

Thanks folks, I will reply to your e-mails this week.


I've yet to get a reply, has this been sent yet?

_____________________________


(in reply to Erik Rutins)
Post #: 234
Page:   <<   < prev  4 5 6 7 [8]
All Forums >> [New Releases from Matrix Games] >> Distant Worlds Series >> RE: Distant Worlds 2 News? Page: <<   < prev  4 5 6 7 [8]
Jump to:





New Messages No New Messages
Hot Topic w/ New Messages Hot Topic w/o New Messages
Locked w/ New Messages Locked w/o New Messages
 Post New Thread
 Reply to Message
 Post New Poll
 Submit Vote
 Delete My Own Post
 Delete My Own Thread
 Rate Posts


Forum Software © ASPPlayground.NET Advanced Edition 2.4.5 ANSI

0.145