20 Nov 2017 - Change on Destroyers and Recyclers speed
The Destroyers and Recyclers base speed was increased from 5 to 6.
2 Jul 2014 - Tutorial Rewards
Some of the tutorial missions, gives now credits rewards. View the details Here.
31 May 2014 - Version 2
The game was updated to version 2. View the details Here.
15 Jan 2014 - Notifications
When some game events occur it is now displayed in a side notification box. This feature is optional and is possible to active/disable it in the account/display page. It is active by default. There is also a new page, the “Notifications” page that lists the latest notifications. You can get more informations Here.
15 Oct 2013 - Version 1.5
The game was updated to version 1.5. View the details Here.
6 Feb 2013 - Adjustments to Recyclers on/off
Implemented adjustment in the recycler on/off state when 2 fleets merge. Guild members with K permission can now view others guild members recyclers on/off state. View the details Here.
13 Nov 2012 - Skin Blue Nova
The game default skin Blue Nova was updated. Beside colors adjustments, it has now the buttons a little larger to be easier to use on touch devices like tablets.
6 Nov 2012 - Fog of War
Now when a player fleet visits a region the game saves the astro types and bases during 90 days. On players profile there is now a list bases button, to display the player’s bases on regions visible or recently visited.
7 Aug 2012 - Mobile skin
The new Astro Empire's mobile skin has left beta stage. This new skin has been specially designed to make using the game as easy as possible from a smaller touch screen device. When accessing Astro Empires from a mobile device it will automatically display the new AE mobile skin.
24 Jul 2012 - Mobile Skin (Beta version)
When accessing Astro Empires from a mobile device it will automatically display the new AE mobile skin. You can change to other skin in the Account/Display page. As this feature is still in Beta version, if you find any bug please report it on the forums Bug Report section.
14 Jul 2012 - Speed server new round
A new round of the speed server will start day 2012-07-06 at 17:00 (game time). This round will include prizes to top guilds and players. It is already possible to pre-register on the Speed Server.
26 May 2012 - Mira Galaxies
A new server will open Saturday, day 26 of May with the Mira Galaxies. The server will open at 17:00 (game time).
21 Apr 2012 - Speed Server
A new round of the speed server will start day April 21th at 17:00 (game time). This round will include prizes to top guilds and players. It is already possible to pre-register on the Speed Server.
15 Jan 2012 - Fleet debris collecting on/off option
Is now possible to activate or deactivate the debris collecting on a fleet. By default fleets have the debris collect status active.
28 Dec 2011 - Defenses downgrade time interval
After downgrading a defense, a player can only downgrade another defense on the same base after a period of time. Please check this forum post for details.
17 Dec 2011 - Lyra Galaxies
A new server will open Saturday, day 17 of December with the Lyra Galaxies. The server will open at 17:00 (game time).
18 Nov 2011 - Debris creation formula
The debris formula was changed to always produce a minimum of 35% debris from destroyed fleets.
24 Sep 2011 - Rounds/Speed Server
A new server by rounds will open with the Ares Galaxies. The first round will start day September 24th around 17:00 (game time). It is already possible to pre-register on the server. You can get more informations Here.
2 Jul 2011 - Kappa Galaxies
A new server will open Saturday, day 2 of July with the Kappa Galaxies. The server will open around 17:00 (game time).
8 Jun 2011 - Skin Blue Nova
The skin Blue Nova is now the default skin displayed if the user has the (Auto) option selected in the Account/Display menu and is accessing from a desktop computer.
20 May 2011 - Skin Blue Nova (Beta)
A new game skin named Blue Nova was released as beta version. You can change the game skin in the account/display menu. As a side note Astro Empires celebrates its 5th anniversary today!
3 Mar 2011 - Interactive Map
The interactive map is now the default map displayed if the user has the (Auto) option selected in the Account/Display menu. In case of accessing from some mobile devices, having the (Auto) option will display the static map version.
21 Jan 2011 - Interactive Map (Beta)
An interactive map, with zoom, pan, fleets display, was implemented as Beta Version. There is an option to change between the interactive map and the static map in the Account/Display page.
20 Nov 2010 - Juno Galaxies
A new server will open Saturday, day 20 of November with the Juno Galaxies. The server will open around 17:00 (game time).
13 Oct 2010 - Icons in the system map
Icons displaying the fleet size and debris field size are now displayed in the system map.