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Empyrion now features realistic day-night cycles that depend on the rotation speed of a planet. Chase the sunset around a planet! New snow and lava planet integrated.

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Hi everyone!

Today, we are excited to present you a cool new feature that we have integrated into Empyrion: realistic day-night cycles that depend on the rotation speed of a planet. If you look at the screenshot of the planet Omicron you will notice that there is a illuminated side and a dark side.

The illuminated side is where it is currently day on the planet and the dark side is where it is night - like on a real planet! So, if you are on the dark side of the planet you can take your spaceship and fly to the other side for daylight and vice versa. In addition, the planet rotates around itself inducing a day-night cycle whose length depends on the rotation speed of the planet.

The next screenshot shows the sunset on our new snow planet.

With our day-night system you can actually chase the sunset around the planet if you fly in the direction of the sun with the appropriate speed.

Snow planet at day

Snow planet at night

We also integrated a new lava planet with unforgiving conditions. Be prepared for the challenges that wait for you!

Space view on Lava Planet

On the surface of the Lava Planet

We don't have names for the snow and lava planets yet. So please feel free to suggest names.

Thanks for reading and stay tuned for the next update

Eleon Game Studios

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Guest
Guest

Sexy ;)

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Drunken_Toaster
Drunken_Toaster

This game look amazing so far! Do you know what will be the minimal specs to run it or is it too early to ask this question?

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EleonGameStudios Author
EleonGameStudios

Thanks!
This is just an estimation:
For the Client. OS: WindowsXP (Service Pack 3) or higher. Processor: Intel® Core™ i5 or AMD Phenom II X4 with at least 2,5 GHz. Memory: 4GB RAM. Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8800GT or AMD Radeon with 1GB RAM. DirectX: 9.0c (Shader Model 3.0). Hard Drive: 2GB available space. Sound Card: DirectX® compatible. Dedicated server requirements will follow.

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Drunken_Toaster
Drunken_Toaster

Thanks for the reply! :)

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rikiriswanto
rikiriswanto

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black-lodge-games
black-lodge-games

Looking amazing! Fantastic additions. This game just keeps getting better and better.

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tommacool
tommacool

Will you implement space physics like vacuum and such? Like if you open a hatch inside spaceship and there is air inside, u will be sucked out?
And also able to take off helmet / space suit, and fill it with air so you can breath when you go out / do space walk? Small details like that would make survival even better

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EleonGameStudios Author
EleonGameStudios

Yes, we will definitely implement an oxygen system which requires you to build your ships and stations airtight to preserve oxygen. A single hull breach causes the oxygen to escape into the vacuum of space.
Moreover, you will be able to take off your helmet and space suit.

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TL_ARMY
TL_ARMY

Lava planet names:
Arma
Apoca
Bur
Firne
Backfire
Volcan
Vulcan
Crat
Grad
Inferno
Vesuvious
Fahrenheit
Flammen
Ice planet names:
Cryo
Col
Frez
Kelvin
Colan

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