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Merchant Empires

Merchant Empires is a multiplayer, Web-based game of space exploration and economic competition. It is a game of strategy, role-playing, and diplomacy, based on both Trade Wars and Space Merchant.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  08 May 2001 18:21

    Release Notes: A new mutual assistance treaty type, new tractor beam ship technology, and moving more of the interface from PHP/HTML to PHP/XML/XSLT.

    •  14 Mar 2001 08:27

      Release Notes: A start on the move to the XSLT templating system, with PHPLIB extensions to support this. Mine field evasion is possible, and there are new combat participation options for opting out of certain types of combat.

      •  25 Jan 2001 19:37

        Release Notes: Alliance treaties, and truly modular ship technology (multiple modules confer additional advantages).

        •  29 Dec 2000 17:46

          Release Notes: Ship tactical defense, ability to make long range attacks upon forces, experience gains from force attacks, and salvaging tech from destroyed ships.

          •  05 Dec 2000 08:15

            Release Notes: Additions in this release include modular ship technology, planetary technology storage, and additional ship technologies such as active screens and deep scanners.

            Recent comments

            14 Mar 2002 07:17 dfroberg

            Soon to close Phase I Alpha
            Alpha Phase I nears the end and will shortly be closed to start Phase II, With phase II the functionality freeze will be put in place and the rest of the bugs ironed out.


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