Endless Space is a science fiction 4x galaxy conquest game that has been developed by Amplitude Games.

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What determines fleet size?

I have a hostile neighbor whose fleet's are more powerful than any of mine. The problem isn't that I don't have good enough ships, but that my fleet sizes are too small. With my best ships I can only ...
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What does this circular icon mean?

Sometimes I get this reward, but I have no idea what it means. Hovering over the icon doesn't reveal a tool-tip.
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What is the most effective ratio of defenses in Endless Space?

Endless Space has a roshambo combat system with beam, kinetic, and missile weapons and their corresponding defenses. What is the idea ratio of these defenses based on the typical AI opponents? I seem ...
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Is there any reason to continue exploiting food production once my planet has reached maximum population?

When I first colonize a planet, I often set my exploitation to one that increases food production so that I can more quickly get the planet's population maxed out. Once the planet reaches maximum ...
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Why can't I travel between these systems with wavy connecting lines?

I'm playing my first game of Endless Space, and after exploring 4 or 5 systems around my home system, I seem to be out of places to go. I do see two other systems, but my scout refuses to travel to ...
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Do all missile modules use Titanium-70 in Endless Space?

Here is the in-game information about Titanium-70. I have 5 units under my control, and would therefore like to take advantage of the 60% industry bonus to quickly mass an army. The Endless Space ...
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Which Hero Types can learn which abilities?

Endless Space has 5 hero types: Pilot, Commander, Corporate, Administrator, and Adventurer. Which hero abilities are exclusive to which types? Is there a graphic somewhere of the full ability ...
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What are the highest FIDS yields possible for each planet type?

For the large majority of the game, the planets you're dealt are the planets you get. But as you approach Endless Space's endgame, terraforming options start to open up, and suddenly the formerly ...
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Is there a difference between green movement and blue movement?

All ships in Endless Space have a speed (listed in Parsecs / Turn) that varies based on faction, engine modules, random events, and researched technology. Some of these above grant a modifier that is ...
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Force ships to use warp

Is there any way to force a ship to use its warp drive to get to a location, instead of using the normal routes? There's an enemy system I'd like to scan without losing my ship, but I can't get it ...
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How do I keep ships repaired in the field in Endless Space?

I have repair modules on some of my ships but that only seems to be a combat thing. How do you repair ships? Do they do it automatically or is there something I'm missing?