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How to Register

Hello and welcome to OpenPerpetuum! To play Perpetuum on the OpenPerpetuum server, you will need to register with an email which we will ask you to verify with an email sent to the provided address. You may register an account using one of two different interfaces: The Perpetuum Game Client (v3.9+) as developed by Avatar…
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Pre-Alpha Registration System Test

Agents of Nia, The Live launch date will be… announced soon! In the meantime we have an important event to announce that we need ALL of your participation in (if you are so inclined to help us test things). We have been hard at work getting some last-minute polishes in and our registration system up…
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The Road Ahead

  The Plan The original timeline was VASTLY accelerated to go live due to the announcement of the official going down and demands from the community.  To support these demands we have adopted an incremental development strategy, where we focus on core issues, and then build out from there.  The idea is to dock broken…
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OpenPerpetuum: Who we are and What we stand for

Before we dive into our Roadmap blog, it is perhaps worth establishing our directives in how we proceed into the future of the project and reintroducing ourselves to the community at large. The project was established in September of last year shortly following the closure and announcement of the standalone server from AC.  We first…
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Pre-Alpha is Live!

Open Perpetuum Project Live Pre-Alpha Server IP: 142.44.143.226:17700 How do I register? Under Open Registration, you can freely create an account with any username and password. In the future, we will have Registration integrated with our website, which in turn will allow us to support more web-facing content and features (think API’s). How do I…
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Test-Event Announcement!

We need YOU to play on our server! Avatar Creations has now formally announced the shutdown of their official server and associated services.  The server code has been released, and we have long since forked and begun the long journey of fixes and features that we have waited months for.  We are humbled and honored…
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OpenPerpetuum Server: Open Pre-Alpha!

Fellow Nians, We are going Live! Following the surprise announcement of the official server closing we have taken this as a call to action.  We had a much longer term plan for design, implementation and testing a fully featured, stable release, for our server.  Given this accelerated deadline, and loss of a guaranteed source for your…
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The server has arrived!

Winter’s Greetings Nians, Avatar Creations has released a preliminary Standalone-Server installer.  They have not released source code, yet.  They have not released the dev-client, yet.  There are known bugs that are actively being fixed, and there may yet be many more to find.  We are actively finding and communicating these bugs.  If you have a…
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The work begins!

Fellow Perpetuuees, Many moons have passed since our last communiqué.  For that we apologize.  A few developments and some delays to that effect have contributed to this. First there has been real progress made by AC towards delivering the server, and prepping their infrastructure for steam login and distribution.  They are doing their best in…
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Call for Volunteers!

New Call for Volunteers page! Please go to https://openperpetuum.com/volunteer for a more up-to-date and complete volunteering and team descriptions! Consider the below as deprecated.  And a quaint reminder of our humble beginnings.     [Updated 2018/01/16] Hello OpenPerpetuummers. We have Great News Everyone!  We are putting out an official call for volunteers from the community…
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