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Galactic Civilizations III (2015) is a turn-based strategy game developed and published by Stardock and released on Microsoft Windows. Galactic Civilizations III is the first game in the Galactic Civilizations series to include a multiplayer mode. Use this tag for questions related to Galactic Civilizations III only.

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Ships defending hypergates instead of using them in Galactic Civilization III

I have two hypergates linked. With a ship selected I right-click a hypergate. The ship is defending the hypergate instead of using it. How do I tell the ships to use the hypergates instead of sitting ...
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How to disable Galactic Civilization 3 debug log

I am playing Galactic Civilization 3 and I pressed several keys to try to do something. I then got a debug log on the ui, that I can't get rid of. What is the key combination to make it go away?
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Constant "Low on memory" crashes

Whenever I play Galactic Civilizations 3 for more than 2 hours or so, the game just crashes with a "Low on memory" error. The error message sounds quite clear. However, I currently have 16GB of DDR4 ...
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Galactic Civilization III Survey ships no longer armed

The first survey ship in Galactic Civilizations III is armed which is helpful against pirates hanging around junk yards. However even with the Militarization technology the new ships aren't being made ...
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Unable to Merge Fleets in Galactic Civilizations III

In Galactic Civilizations III I have two fleets with different fleet numbers. Unlike ships that just emerged from the same or nearby star bases I am unable to simply move them in to the same spot and ...
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How to settle free planets in enemy territory?

I can't figure out how to settle planets that are not in my territory. 2 turns after I land a colony ship, the planet gets culture flipped. I have time only to fast build a single building! I tried to ...
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What are the effects of the Population Adjacent improvement bonus?

If one builds a colonial hospital and hovers over the tile containing the improvement, the tool tip mentions a "bonus to adjacent improvements": +2 Level to Population Unfortunately that's a pretty ...
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What are shipyard sponsors?

Shipyards can have five sponsors. I assume this means the sponsor planets are contributing production to the shipyard? If so, how can I tell how much they are contributing?
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Can you capture enemy starbases?

Is it possible to capture an existing enemy starbase so you can start acquiring the resources it controls without destroying it and building one yourself?
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What determines how quickly a ship repairs?

After a battle, more often than not a player's ships can become quite damaged and will take a lengthy amount of time to repair. The regular repair rate for a ship seems to be about 1hp per turn, but ...
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