Developer Blog #49 – The Flagbridge and a Look Behind The Scenes
Greetings Consul General,
In today’s devblog we want to introduce you to the nearly completed “Bridge”, situated on the Flagship of your fleets. Additionally, we’ll talk a bit about the... Read more
Developer Blog #48 - A New Galaxy!
Hello everyone; I hope you had good holidays and a great new year!
We have been making a lot of progress since our last blog, so there is a lot... Read more
Developer Blog #47 - progress!
Since our last development blog we have been working on a pretty wide array of things and I would like to tell you about some of them!
The... Read more
Developer Blog #46 - Insight
As promised, I want to start getting back on track with regular updates!
So let's start with something cool! Here is a quick vid we made to show... Read more
Developer Blog #45 - Rebooting the Universe
Hello everyone, it’s been a while!
Before I get into the details of the progress made we have made I would like to make a heartfelt apology for all the... Read more
Timeframe update and a planetary preview.
We are currently hard at work, but we feel like the update still needs a little more time before being released.
For now, here is a preview of... Read more
I will personally be working on the client and flying through like a madman to get things operational.
You won't see me on the forums quite as frequently... Read more
The livestream is a little under an hour from now.
1 PM EST.
Hope everyone enjoyed their chocolate bunnies and marshmallow filled ducks weekend.
There will be a livestream on Sunday, April 12th @ 1 PM EST.
Here’s a countdown: http://a.chronus.eu/16B609C
We will... Read more
Developer Blog #44 - Livestream: Design A Component/Artifact Mk2
Last week we had to cancel our Design a Component/Artifact livestream due to an emergency, for which we are going to make up this Sunday!
As a reminder, two weeks... Read more
Unfortunately, Pyrodaunte is having issues today and we'll have to postpone the component/artifact stream until March 15th. (Next Sunday)
Developer Blog #43 - Livestream: Design A Component/Artifact
Break out your hard hats and prime your engineering skills because this week we'll be designing weapons larger than your local universities.
Yesterday we held the first workshop for design... Read more
Reminder: Livestream March 1st @ 1PM EST
I forgot to give the link to our twitch in the update, so here it is:
A countdown can be found here:
This livestream will be the first... Read more
Developer Blog #42 - Livestream: Design A Theory
Grab your tablets and over-sized styluses; it's time to design some theories!
Theory Template and Submission
The ability to submit theory designs, for those who have them as part of... Read more
Developer Blog #41 - Design-a-X Backer Rewards
The new customer support system is running and is accessible from the bottom right of www.novusaeterno.com, www.taitale.com, and http://forum.novusaeterno.com/. If anyone is having issues with getting access to... Read more
Developer Blog #40 - Economics and Syndicates
We have a new customer support system and want to hook up a very simple front end. If anyone knows PHP and CSS or HTML5 and would like to help... Read more
Developer Blog #39 - Component System Changes
Last week, Huginn from the forums came up with the idea of the final environmental area being a swarm of space-faring Acean microorganisms. We feel this fits nicely into the... Read more
Developer Blog #38 - Space Terrain
Space noun : a continuous area or expanse that is free, available, or unoccupied.
Space is vast and contains amazing sights painted with the colours and designs of a LSD... Read more
Developer Blog #37 - Major Changes Ahead and Hull Blocking
I’m going to lead off with what everyone wants to know about: Persistence, FTL, research, alliances, and working cargo on relog will all be put back into the Live server later... Read more
Developer Blog #36 - Optimization, Volatility and Explosions
Hello everyone. This past week, we received many great ideas and found out what people wanted to see in game the most. If you missed that click the link below... Read more
Developer Blog #35 - Stability & Bug Uploader
Those of you who have played will have noticed the cycles we’re reduced back to 30 seconds. We felt that the 5 minute cycle duration made gameplay feel... Read more
Developer Blog #34 - This Weeks Changes
Happy holidays everyone!
This is Sypheria. (From the forums and streams) From now on I will be taking over the Developer Blogs to give everyone more accurate and up-to-date information.... Read more
We Are Changing Download Locations
We will be taking down the update server to allow people to play the game. This is temporary and we will bring it back online next week. It's currently 5:20... Read more
Developer Blog #33 - Live Server & Steam Keys
Reminder for $75+ Tiers
There are still 140 people who have yet to create their Taitale account and register their Kickstarter / Paypal packages. Please refer to the past email... Read more
Developer Blog #32 - Server access, Flu and Space Buoys
Clarification on upcoming access!
As we are slowly heading towards the end of the month, we are continuing preparations for allowing access to many of our Kickstarter backers. There is... Read more
Developer Blog #31 - Optimization, New Suns and Heal Beams.
Last week we mentioned that we will be opening up the server to everyone who backed us for a steam key during our Kickstarter campaign. So right now,... Read more
Developer Blog #30 - Steam Keys and Future Plans
Currently we are working on bug fixes and optimization. We have also been working on polishing up many of the UI controls.
We have also completed the Key Binding... Read more
Developer Blog #29
Developer Blog #28
**We apologize for the lack of updates on our Kickstarter Page. If you would like to take a look at any of our missed Devblogs, please head over to the... Read more
Developer Blog #21 (9th August 2014)
Novus AEterno Quest Submissions!
This is the final week for quest submissions! We will be voting on the winners during next week’s livestream!
We are looking for shorts stories which... Read more
Developer Blog #20 (2nd August 2014)
Saturday Night Live Stream!
This week’s livestream will being an hour early!!
The livestream will start at 9PM GMT on http://www.twitch.tv/novusaeterno As always we ask everyone to leave their questions... Read more
Developer Blog #19 (26th July 2014)
What we are working on!
We are currently underway with a rework of the unit system. Up until now, everything floating around is space was categorized as “ships”. We... Read more
Developer Blog #18
Novus AEterno Livestream.
A reminder that we will be having a livestream this Saturday! (19th of April) If you have any questions you would like answered during the livestream, post... Read more
Developer blog #17
Status of Memory Leak and Malformed Packet Bug!
As mentioned within our previous updates we have been working on fixing a memory leak and a malformed packet bug.
The... Read more
Developer Blog #16 (June 19th)
Livestream moved to tomorrow night!
We will be having the Novus AEterno livestream tomorrow night! Come and join us on http://www.twitch.tv/novusaeterno tomorrow night (20th June) at 10PM GMT!
Client Team... Read more
Developer Blog #14
Novus AEterno Short Story Competition.
During this week’s livestream we will be announcing the winner of the Novus AEterno short story competition.
There is still sometime for you to submit... Read more
Novus AEterno Livestream Moved to Next Weekend.
We have decided to push this week’s Livestream to the 31st of May.
This change within the Novus AEterno Livestream schedule means we will also be placing the cut off... Read more
Novus AEterno Short Story Extension.
Many of you have been asking us for more time to finalize the creation of your Novus AEterno short story. This is why we have decided to extend the deadline... Read more
Developer Blog #13
Novus AEterno Mosh Pit Tonight!
We ask all infiltrators to join us in-game at 7PM UTC.
Tonight we will be hosting a mosh pit on the Novus AEterno Infiltrator server.... Read more
Developer Blog #12
As mentioned in a previous update, we are currently within the process of re-prioritizing our development schedule. Right now we are focusing on spending most of our development time on... Read more
Novus AEterno Livestream Tonight and Change In Livestream Schedule!
Join us tonight as on Twitch for our usual Saturday night Livestream.
We will start the Livestream at 10pm GMT. So make sure to join us for more Novus AEterno... Read more
Developer Blog #11
Last week we mentioned the changes we are currently doing to our software. Now that the changeover is mostly completed, we can once again get back on track with development... Read more
Developer Blog #10
The Novus AEterno developers are all currently in the process of upgrading and changing the software we use to work on the game. This is not only to make our... Read more
Developer Blog #8
The latest Novus AEterno will be going live in a few hours!
At this point in time we are busy testing everything we can possible get our hands on to... Read more
Developer Blog #7 (10th of April)
The next big update for Novus AEterno is on the verge of completion. As of now, everything is going as planned on the new test server. We are constantly adding... Read more
Developer Blog #6
We are getting closer and closer to releasing the update for Novus AEterno. We have a few things we still need to polish before the update goes live. As of... Read more
Developer Blog #5 (27th March)
We are nearing the completion and release of the next Novus AEterno update. We have been hard at work getting everything ready. There are a few things we are still... Read more
Livestream 22nd of March
During tonight’s livestream, we will once again be joined by our Creative Director. We will be talking more about the lore you have come to love. We know there are... Read more
Developer Blog #4
We are currently working on a large update for Novus AEterno. As of now we are on schedule with everything we would like done for the update. In some areas... Read more
Developer Blog #3
The client team have had a busy week so far. As of now, there are 3 major areas of focus which are currently being worked on. The main... Read more
What we will be focusing on during this week's livestream!
The balance of Novus AEterno!
This Saturday we will be discussing the current balance of units within Novus AEterno. We will be having a deep interactive discussion about the future... Read more
Massive Announcement Happening Tonight.
Massive announcement during tonight’s livestream!
During tonight’s Livestream, we will be announcing a new game changing feature which we will be implementing into the game within the next few days.... Read more
Massive Announcement Tomorrow, The Importance of Communication, Gifting Infiltrator Keys and Lore!.
Massive Announcement Tomorrow!
You will not want to miss this week’s live stream. We are currently adding a new critical feature to the game. We are hoping to have it... Read more
Saturday Night Livestream Tonight!
Tonight we will be discussing exactly what we see for the future of Novus AEterno and how we plan on getting there. We will be open the floodgates and show... Read more
Infiltrator and Rewards Update.
Re-sizing of CP cap due to memory leak.
As of yesterday we reduced the CP cap within Novus AEterno. In a previous update we mentioned that we discovered a Memory... Read more
Current status of Servers, Paypal and Other reward redemption.
As of now, the entire team is working 24 to 36 hours shifts to try and sort out everything that has happened over the last few days. With the mini-launch... Read more
The infiltrator program is under way!
We would like to thank everyone for their patients and help throughout this process. Majority of the Infiltrators keys have been sent out. If... Read more
Check your email, it is time!!
We have officially started sending out emails to each and every backer on both Kickstarter and Paypal. The email contains a link which will allow you to redeem and connect... Read more
Novus AEterno overload due to client downloads!
Novus AEterno torrent available!
With all the new Infiltrators all downloading the client, we are aware that it is taking a very long to to download. The game play on the infiltrator server... Read more
To all infiltrators!!
We will start sending out the emails containing the Novus AEterno infiltrator keys very soon!!
The email you will receive will contain a link which will allow you to connect... Read more
Infiltrators get ready!!
It is almost time for the new infiltrators to join us in game!!
Everyone who has qualified to become an infiltrator is eager to get their hands on the game... Read more
Livestream with Must Have information for new infiltrators and a sneak peak at something epic!!
We have something special in-store for you all!!
There will be a special one time only sneak-peek into something we have been working on for quite some time now. You... Read more
Saturday Night Livestream (February 1st)
Kickstarter has ended, our Livestream has not!
After the success of our Reddit Ask Me Anything, we have decided to do something similar.
This week we will be opening up... Read more
Developer Blog #1
Infiltrator and Add-ons!
As we mentioned in our previous post, we are currently working on revamping our website. At this moment we are working on implementing a system which will... Read more
Infiltrator Streaming and Video Creation, Lore release and NAE Website!
Paypal and Add-ons!
There are 2 days left before we will be changing all tier rewards and add-ons! So if there is anything you still want to get your hands... Read more
5min Warning and Lore release!!
We have only 5min left before our Kickstarter ends!
Get those final changes to your Kickstarter tiers and add-ons done asap!!
A big thank you goes out to... Read more
Last Minute add-ons!!! 30 minuts left!
We have funded Crafting!!
We have officially reached our Crafting stretch goal!! I knew we would make it! Many people felt that we wouldn’t be able to make it this... Read more
Reddit AMA now Live!!
Our Reddit Ask Me Anything is now live!
We would like to invite everyone to join us as we open the floor to your questions! Bring everyone and anyone you... Read more
Reddit AMA, Paypal after Kickstarter, Pets & Skins, Lore!!
Reddit Ask Me Anything Happening soon!!
I will be hosting an AMA over on reddit at 8pm GMT / 3pm EST/ 1pm PST.. We are so close to reaching our... Read more
Final Cauldron Born Lore & Player Avatar
Last Cauldron Born Lore Release.
Here is the final lore release for the Cauldron Born. We have been speeding through the lore over the last couple of days, but not... Read more
Cauldron Born funded and Lore Release!
Cauldron Born funded and Next Lore Release!!!
So even though we just released an update. Here is another one!!
The Cauldron Born has been Funded!Great work guys! Keep this... Read more
Cauldron Born, Fighters/Bombers and Crafting
Only $6K away from Cauldron Born!
We are on the verge of funding the Cauldron Born!! We have only a few days left on Kickstarter and we are continually heading... Read more
Lore release and MEGA stretch goal!
Cauldron Born Lore release!!
Today we are releasing the first part of the cauldron born lore! You can read all about the Broken Faction over on our website!
The Cauldron... Read more
Another Lore Release!!
Veru’nas Stranger Faction Lore Release.
A quick update just to inform everyone that we just hit 2800 backers and we can officially release the lore for the last Veru’nas faction! ... Read more
Livestream, More on Terra-forming and Infiltrators
Saturday Night Livestream.
This week we will be joined by Pontus, our Lead Client Engineer. We are in our last days of our kickstarter campaign and we are still doing strong.... Read more
Add-ons - Terraforming - Lore - Artwork!
Add-on Page on website!
We have gone ahead and places all the Kickstarter updates on a separate page on our website to make your lives a bit easier!
The new... Read more
Stretch Goal Reached + Even More Add-ons!
Even More Kickstarter Add-ons!!
Yesterday we added 2 new add-ons to our Kickstarter and today we would like to add a few more!
All these add-ons are in-game only! You... Read more
Saturday Night Lore-stream and new Add-ons!!
Saturday Night Lorestream!!
We will not be having our standard Saturday night live stream this week, instead we will be having a special stream called: “Saturday night lorestream.”
Rodrigo, our... Read more
Races, Veru'nas Lore, 4th Stretch Goal Funded, Live stream and Add-ons!!
Meet Rodrigo, our Creative Director and learn about his vision for Novus AEterno!!
Today we would like to share the first part of our Race presentation. In the video below... Read more
New CP system, Add-ons and More Lore!!
New CP System!
During yesterday’s livestream we discussed the current CP system and worked along side the community to create a new CP system within the Novus AEterno universe. What... Read more
Saturday Night Livestream and Fleet Formations!!
Saturday Night Livesteam!
Tomorrow’s livestream is going to be an important one. As mentioned in the previous update, we will be discussing the future of the Command Point (CP) system... Read more
Verunas Funded, Lore Release and CP changes.
We are proud to announce that the Verunas are officially Funded! Paypal has officially pushed us over the $150,000 threshold!.
The Veru’nas hulls have more armour but are... Read more
Paypal now accepted!!
We are officially accepting Paypal on our Kickstarter. So for those of you who have been holding back, now you have no more excuses! :P.
Paypal works slightly different than... Read more
New Stretch Goals, Lore Reveal and More!
2014, the year of Novus AEterno
When we launched Kickstarter we were aiming for the bare minimum of what we accomplished so far. We have always had a grand plan... Read more
NPC Factions, Saturday Night Livestream & Devblog
Saturday Night Livestream!
This week during our livestream we will be going in depth regarding your questions about NPC factions and the roles they will play within Novus AEterno. We... Read more
How Customizable A.I. Works.
Our First Stretch Goal!!
I would like to personally thank every single person who has helped us reach our first stretch goal! Our first stretch goal will allow us to... Read more
Capital Ships & Extra Rewards!
First off, sorry that it took so long to get this update out. We had a hard time scraping ourselves off the floor after witnessing what you all... Read more
The life of a Pirate
Saturday Night Livestream
We will be announcing our first Kickstarter stretch goals!! We will also be... Read more
Free rewards and a peak at our Soundtrack!
Saturday Night Livestreams
Every week we will be hosting a Saturday Night Livestream on Twitch.tv http://www.twitch.tv/novusaeterno at 21.00 GMT. This week we will be announcing our first 2 stretch goals. Make... Read more