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by Pegasus
Thu Jan 09, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Optimal PC for running BOTF
Replies: 1
Views: 216

Optimal PC for running BOTF

As we all know, despite being a game released in 1999, BOTF runs like a snail.

I was wondering if there's a particular PC set up that would run the game fastest - more memory, faster processor etc?

Have we already reached "fastest-BOTF" with modern machines?
by Pegasus
Sun Aug 11, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: General Modding Information/Questions
Topic: Spoils of War - Building Defeated Empires' Ships
Replies: 1
Views: 326

Spoils of War - Building Defeated Empires' Ships

Probably not possible, but is there a way using UE to allow you to build another empires' ship when certain conditions are met. For example once an empire is defeated, who ever possesses their home star system gets a bonus of having access to the defeated empire's ships. The concept being you've suc...
by Pegasus
Wed Jul 31, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Game - Opening Strategy
Replies: 6
Views: 552

New Game - Opening Strategy

I've played the vanilla game on and off for a few years. Curious to know what people's go to opening strategy to get their empire up and running, especially at low tech when you start with just your home world. Is it inevitable that you have until about turn 10 to build one Colony Ship and colonise ...
by Pegasus
Sat Jul 27, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Microprose is back?
Replies: 23
Views: 4687

Re: Microprose is back?

I am in no way technical so apologies if this comes across as very naive, but could Microprose be contacted regarding the BOTF sourcecode for the purposes of investigating and fixing the causes of game slowdown?

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