X³: Terran Conflict is a single player sand box space exploration game based around the four principles of Trade, Fight, Build, Think. It is available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X.

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Out of sector combat in X3: how can I tell my ships to evade enemies?

As noted in a related question, out of sector combat can be a source of heartache and hassle. In building my budding mercantile empire, I don't want to lose ships if I can avoid it. I am aware of ...
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What to install and download?

I bought Albion prelude, Reunion and Terran Conflict but i am wondering which is the last in the series. Do they extend themselves and can I install/play them all at once? Other then that are there ...
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How does the supply of M and L ships work?

As you know, there are sometimes M and L ships available at Shipyards. But not always in stock and I could not figure out what determines if they are available or not. So I would like to ask what the ...
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How do you manipulate GOD without actually cheating?

I got the problem in my game that GOD deletes a lot of factories which produce guns. So far I blame my defensive and peaceful gameplay as a trader and manufacturer. But atm I am on the hub plot and it ...
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Can you move the docking station of a complex?

I made a mistake and my complex has the docking station at the wrong place. Sales are only going slowly because of that, because it is out of sight of the AI Traders. Is there anything I can do to ...
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Most beneficial loadout for the OTAS Boreas?

I plan on buying a Boreas for the Final Fury Plot, since I have read that this requires a M2 with a M6 fleet. As I said, the ship will be used during the Final Fury Plot as in sector combat vessel ...
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How can I keep my factories stocked with raw materials? Are infinite manual trade runs the answer?

So, I set up a bunch of ships to manually supply my new crystal factory with the needed resources. I did this by ordering several ships to perform infinite manual trade runs. The problem is that ...
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In X3, will auto-aiming handle multiple weapon types?

In X3:Terran Conflict and X3:Albion Prelude, firing with auto-aiming via the left control key is excellent for offset shots against crossing targets while maneuvering. However, it's not clear if ...
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Question regarding first complex

Okay, I finally got my first 3.5 Million Euro in the game after starting as bankrupt assasin. Now I want to invest them wisely. My Plan: Ranch M 275.000€ Cahoona Press M 880.000€ Mosquito Rocket ...
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In which language was X3tC originally designed?

I'm asking because basically I want to know which language I should pick with German being my mother language while I prefer original language versions, but that's probably too subjective... Since ...
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How to set SETA to not abort on keypress?

In contrast to this question I simply want to be able to e.g. open the sector map via .. However, pressing any key results in killing SETA. In contrast, using the mouse I can open the map without ...
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Is there a “Go to Coordinates” command?

I'm just starting out, and having trouble navigating space in 3 dimensions. Even when I know what coordinates I want, I have a difficult time getting there. Is there any way to target a specific X,Y,Z ...
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How can a broken gate be repaired?

While exploring, I've noticed in a few random sectors the remains of a dead sector Gate. I've heard in the forums for previous versions of the game that Gates are repairable. Can broken Gates be ...
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Where can an Orbital Weapons Platform be purchased?

I've searched much of the galaxy, probably more than 100 sectors, but I haven't found any shipyards producing orbital weapons platforms. I would love to get one of these to upgrade the defenses ...
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What's the cheapest way to destroy a hostile laser tower?

In the treasure map quest, the player has to destroy a set of laser towers. The only problem is that they more powerful and longer range than my own lasers. Also the tenacious towers can apparently ...
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How does background mode work?

I just enabled "Run Game in Background" in X3: Terran Conflict. But I don't know how it works - do I just minimize or what?
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Internal view Mod for X3: Terran Conflict?

Anyone knows a Mod for a Internal View in X3: Terran Conflict ? I mean, from inside the Ship. Sorry for my crappy English.
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What's the cheapest 200 Medium Unit Container Cargo ship?

I'm looking for a cheap ship with about 200 units of space and can handle medium cargo containers. What's the cheapest ship in this range, and who sells it?
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How does one search for a trading good one doesn't have?

For the Terrain story-line, in one mission the player has to deliver Teladianium to a Military Outpost. The only problem is that I'm not sure where to find Teladianium. The only trading post that ...
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Is there a mod for X3TC to play the old games in the new graphics?

The blog brought my attention to X3: Terran Conflict. Since I haven't played the predecessors but I'd like to know the whole story I wonder if there is a possibility to play them with X3TC's graphic ...
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What other combinations with ion disrupters are there?

I know that it is possible to mix ion disruptors and cluster flack arrays in the same turret to create ionized flak because the ion charges will arc between the flak fragments. Is it possible to do ...
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Is it still possible to disconnect gates in the latest version of X3TC?

In older versions, it is possible to use the hub to disconnect jump gates so you can keep sectors safe and 'claim' them for yourself. Is it still possible to do so in the latest version? I've tried ...
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X3 Terran Conflict runs out of memory after about an hour and becomes unplayable

I am running the latest version of X3 Terran Conflict (3.1) and after about 30 min - 1 hour or so (depending on what I do - I think visiting more sectors triggers it faster) in a brand new game its ...
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What is the best way of regaining rep as an Unholy Traitor?

I recently loaded up an old file I had where I started out as an Unholy Traitor turned pirate and is now the scourge of the galaxy to every none pirate/Yaki/Teladi. Now, I feel like doing some of the ...
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How to stop breaking SETA in X3 Terran Conflict?

I'd like to freely move around and STILL be in SETA mode. How can I prevent SETA from continuously breaking except when I explicitly press 'j'?
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How to do some Combat Runs when starting out as a Humble Trader?

So I just started playing X3: Terran Conflict and decided to start out as a Humble Merchant. I get dropped out in space. nice! I notice the Argon Flight School Buster; a flight school, how very ...
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X3: Terran Conflict — Asking ships to surrender

Does anybody who has played X3:TC know if it ever works to tell ships to surrender when you are in a dog fight with them?
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X3 reunion tutorial?

I got X3 off of Steam for cheap recently. I have never played any of the X games before, and I am finding it difficult to get started. There is no in game tutorial to teach you the controls and how ...