Welcome to the Alliance Wars Manual. We are still constructing the Manual at the moment, so please be patient if a section is out of date or not finished. We are working our fastest to complete the Manual so that you, the new players, can have the chance to play the game.
Due to recent changes to the game play and coding, changes are also being made to various sections of the Manual. We are working as fast as we can to keep up with all changes made. When reading any page, please read the very top. There will be a warning if the page is not currently up to date. As well, some pages will have a time stamp, indicating when they were last updated, and who by. Feel free to check for one of these if you're curious. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask in the Newbie Help section of the forums. Or, while there, feel free to PM anyone on the Manual Team with questions. Also, feel free to check out the Newbie FAQ.
For suggestions feel free to contact the Manual Team via email or post your suggestions in the Bugs forum.
The Manual Team
Fancy, NighTi, Sir Mordecae, Whoppa, and Renegade Master
March 4th, 2007
Minor updates to a variety of pages to reflect game play changes, correct spelling and grammar, and accuracy of advice.
July 23rd, 2006
An update! Added a Hall of Fame-page where I put historical alliance rankings dating back to the very first round with an alliance system implemented.
Also, Mining-page now resides under Gameplay.
August 22nd - September 4th, 2005:
Artif/Android racial page updated to match the new code.
Charting the Galaxy updated with information about the new scouting feature, the updating scores.
Scanning modified to fit in the new planetscan bashing check. Some obsolete parts about checking bashing with fleet were removed.
Defending edited to include the fact that barges are invisible to other players.
Barge page edited to include that same very fact.
Game Concepts debugged, regarding score calculation for used/unused tech and added artif score table.