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 ====== Transcendence Main Page ====== ====== Transcendence Main Page ======
  
-Transcendence is a top-down space shooter with roguelike randomization set in the human-colonized area of known space. You play as a galactic pilgrim, called through your dreams to the galaxy'​s core by a mysterious god-like being known as Domina. You must make your way system by system, dealing with pirates, corporations,​ the military, and post-human ​faction ​on your way to the galactic core.+Transcendence is a top-down space shooter with roguelike randomization set in the human-colonized area of known space. You play as a galactic pilgrim, called through your dreams to the galaxy'​s core by a mysterious god-like being known as Domina. You must make your way system by system, dealing with pirates, corporations,​ the military, and post-human ​factions ​on your way to the galactic core.
  
    
-Transcendence was created by [[game:​george moromisato|George Moromisato]]. He continues the active development of the game today. The current game includes //[[Stars of the Pilgrim]]//,​ the first chapter of the **[[community/​official_extensions#​domina_oracus_campaign|Domina and Oracus]]** trilogy. [[Chapter two]] (name?​) ​is currently ​under development (the features added to the engine since 1.1 are partly ​in anticipation if it), and [[chapter three]] (name?​) ​is in early planning stages.+Transcendence was created by [[game:​george moromisato|George Moromisato]]. He continues the active development of the game today. The current game includes //[[game:​stars_of_the_pilgrim|Stars of the Pilgrim]]//,​ the first chapter of the **[[community/​official_extensions#​domina_oracus_campaign|Domina and Oracus]]** trilogy. [[game:​chaptertwo|Chapter two]], The Vault of the Galaxy, ​is currently in open alpha, and [[game:​chapterthre|Chapter Three]] is in early planning stages
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 +This first chapter is implemented as an [[modding/​xml/​transcendencemodule|adventure module]]; users can [[modding|create their own]] modules that work independently of the original as well as creating adventure-inspecific addons. 
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 +The Transcendence [[https://​github.com/​kronosaur/​Transcendence|engine]] is open-source save for the internet interface module; the XML and lisp code that implements the story, content, and much of the functionality is freely available to be used in extensions and the source art assets are available for download under the Creative Commons license. 
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 +[[http://​transcendence.kronosaur.com/​|Version 1.7]] is the current stable version. Currently, there is no beta version. Most betas are very stable and add features requested by modders (and thus, many new mods require them), but several betas in the past have corrupted savegames or had other game-breaking bugs.
  
-This first chapter is implemented as an [[modding/​xml/​transcendencemodule|adventure module]]; users can [[modding|create their own]] modules that work independantly of the original as well as creating adventure-inspecific addons. 
  
-The Transcendence [[https://​github.com/​kronosaur/​Transcendence|engine]] is open-source save for for the internet interface module; the XML and lisp code that implements the story, content, and much of the functionality is freely available to be used in extensions and the source art assets are available for download under a Creative Commons license 
  
-[[http://​transcendence.kronosaur.com/​|**Version 1.1**]] is the current stable version. Most betas are very stable, and add features requested by modders (and thus, many new mods require them), but several betas in the past have corrupted savegames or had other game-breaking bugs. 
  
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 +Welcome to Transcendence!
  
 ====== News ====== ====== News ======
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-^           ​Community News         ^^+
 | **Kronosaur Forums:** | //**Bug Reports:​**//​ |  | **Kronosaur Forums:** | //**Bug Reports:​**//​ | 
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 | **Github** | Development Blog | | **Github** | Development Blog |
-| {{rss>​https://​github.com/​kronosaur/​Transcendence/​commits/​master.atom 5 author date 12h }} | {{rss>​http://​www.neurohack.com/transcendence/​design/​transcendence_rss.xml 5 author date 1h }} |  +| {{rss>​https://​github.com/​kronosaur/​Transcendence/​commits/​master.atom 5 author date 24h }} | {{rss>​http://​multiverse.kronosaur.com/rss.hexm?id=newsAll ​5 author date 24h }} | 
-| **[[community:​tombstones|Latest Tombstones]]:​** || +
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-====== Wiki Index ======+ 
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 +====== Wiki Information ​======
 The Wiki is structured into categories to help make it easy to find items and information about both the game and the community. To get the index, either click the "​Sitemap"​ button. Or click the link below. The Wiki is structured into categories to help make it easy to find items and information about both the game and the community. To get the index, either click the "​Sitemap"​ button. Or click the link below.
  
-__**[[http://​transcendence.kronosaur.com/​wiki/​transcendence?​do=index|Site Map]] +==== Site Map ==== 
-**__+__**[[http://​transcendence.kronosaur.com/​wiki/​transcendence?​do=index|Site Map]]**__ 
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 +==== Recent Changes ==== 
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 ====== Getting Started ====== ====== Getting Started ======
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 ===== New Users ===== ===== New Users =====
  
-If you're a new Pilgrim, you've come to the right place. These guides will help in making decisions for the early game of Transcendence.\\  +If you're a new Pilgrim, you've come to the right place. These guides will help in making decisions for the early game of Transcendence. \\  
-Each link will be followed by a short description about the page's content. \\  + 
-   * [[game:​guide:​Captains Primer|Captain'​s Primer]] ​\\  +[[game:​guide:​Captains Primer|Captain'​s Primer]] ​The basics for interacting with the game.                | 
-      ​The basics for interacting with the game.  +[[game:​guide:​Choosing Your Ship]] ​              | Which ship to choose and what playstyles they favor. ​    | 
-   * [[game:​guide:​Choosing Your Ship]] ​ \\  +[[game:​guide:​Equipment for Early Game]] ​        | What gun to use and for what purpose. ​                   | 
-      ​Which ship to chooseand what playstyles they favor. +[[game/​guide/​Weapons|Weapon Classification]] ​   ​| ​Weapons ​classified ​by our resident balance expert, Atarlost. ​| 
-   * [[game:​guide:​Equipment for Early Game]] ​\\  +[[game/​guide/​misc_devices|Miscellaneous Devices]] ​All the useful devices for powering up weapons and repairing armor. ​| 
-      ​What gun to useand for what purpose.  +[[game/​guide/​Transcendence on Wine]] ​           ​| ​Help for installing Transcendence on something that's not Windows. ​| 
-   * [[game/​guide/​Weapons|Weapon Classification]] ​\\  +[[game/​george_thoughts#​keybindings_for_settings.xml|Keybindings for Settings.xml]] ​                         | The various ​ways to set up Transcendence to match your personal tastes/keyboard                           | 
-      ​Weapons ​classification ​by our resident balance expert, Atarlost. +[[game/​Intro Easter Eggs]] ​                     ​| ​Easter eggs that can be found in the introduction screen. ​| 
-   * [[game/​guide/​misc_devices|Miscellaneous Devices]] ​\\  +[[game/​items/​weapon_list|Weapon List]] ​         ​| ​List of weapons for the unacquainted. ​                    | 
-      ​All the useful devices for powering up weapons and repairing armor. +^ [[game/​items/​armor_list|Armor List]] ​           | List of armors for the unacquainted. ​                     | 
-   * [[game/​guide/​Transcendence on Wine]] ​ +[[game/​items/​shields|Shield List]] ​             ​| ​List of shields for the unacquainted. ​                    | 
-      ​Help installing Transcendence on something that's not Windows. +[[http://​neurohack.com/​transcendence/​forums/​viewtopic.php?​f=4&​t=5395|The Commonwealth justice system]] ​     ​A great writeup by PM explaining the best way to get out of jail. 
-   * [[game/​george_thoughts#​keybindings_for_settings.xml|Keybindings for Settings.xml]] +      
-      Got an unusual keyboard? Well here's the various ​settings for setting ​up Transcendence to match your personal tastes. + 
-   * [[game/​Intro Easter Eggs]] + 
-      ​Easter eggs that can be found in the introduction screen. + 
-   * [[game/​items/​weapon_list|Weapon List]] +---- 
-      ​List of weapons for the unacquainted. + 
-   * [[game/​items/​shields|Shield List]] + 
-      ​List of shields for the unacquainted. + 
-   * [[http://​neurohack.com/​transcendence/​forums/​viewtopic.php?​f=4&​t=5395|Explanation of the Commonwealth ​criminal ​justice system]] +
-      A great writeup by PM explaining the best way to get out of jail.+
 ===== Gameplay Tips ===== ===== Gameplay Tips =====
  
-   ​* ​[[Gameplay:​List of Lists]] +[[Gameplay:​List of Lists]] ​                          | Now with itself!                                 | 
-      Does not include ​itself. +[[/​game/​domina_powers|Domina Powers]] ​               ​| ​I->​A!!!! ​(Now is I->1!!!! as of 1.1)             | 
-   * [[/​game/​domina_powers|Domina Powers]] +[[gameplay:​Armor_vs._Shields|Armor VS Shields]] ​     ​Which one to upgrade? ​                           | 
-      ​I->​A!!!! +[[gameplay:​Binary Star Systems]] ​                    | Systems with two stars. ​                         | 
-   * [[gameplay:​Armor_vs._Shields|Armor VS Shields]] ​ +[[gameplay:​Corporate Trading Post]] ​                 ​| ​What to do when you finally find one.            | 
-      Which one to upgrade? +[[gameplay:​Crates]] ​                                 ​| ​Are really common in space... ​                   | 
-   * [[gameplay:​Binary Star Systems]] ​ +[[gameplay:​Galactic Map]]                            ​| ​Used for galactic exploration. ​                  | 
-      ​Systems with two stars. +[[gameplay:​Inherent Armor Resistivity]] ​             ​| ​Armor level //does// play a role in resistivity. ​| 
-   * [[gameplay:​Corporate Trading Post]] ​ +[[gameplay:​Mining]] ​                                 ​| ​Mining. ​                                         | 
-      ​What to do when you finally find one. +[[gameplay:​NonCritical]] ​                            | Why enemy ships don't boom at 100% damage. ​      | 
-   * [[gameplay:​Crates]] ​ +[[gameplay:​Omnidirectional]] ​                        | Weapons that target on their own. Blasphemy! ​    | 
-      ​Are really common in space... +[[gameplay:​Radiation]] ​                              | Space STDs.                                      | 
-   * [[gameplay:​Galactic Map]]  +[[gameplay:​Weapon Chance]] ​                          | Some ships don't have the same loadout... ​       | 
-      ​Used for galactic exploration. +[[game:​factions:​Ship Database]] ​                     ​| ​Lots of ships in Transcendence. Lots.            | 
-   * [[gameplay:​Inherent Armor Resistivity]] ​ +[[game/​command_line_switches|Command Line Switches]] ​Used for fun things like debug and running ​Transcendence ​in a window. ​
-      ​Armor level /does/ play a role in resistivity. +^ [[game/​Spoilers|Spoilers]] ​                          | Possible spoilers for the game but good to know nevertheless. | 
-   * [[gameplay:​Mining]] ​ + 
-      ​Mining. + 
-   * [[gameplay:​NonCritical]] ​ + 
-      ​Why enemy ships don't boom at 100% damage. + 
-   * [[gameplay:​Omnidirectional]] ​ +---- 
-      ​Weapons that target on their own. Blasphemy! + 
-   * [[gameplay:​Radiation]] ​ + 
-      ​Space STDs. + 
-   * [[gameplay:​Weapon Chance]] ​ +
-      ​Some ships don't have the same loadout... +
-   * [[game:​factions:​Ship Database]] +
-      ​Lots of ships in Transcendence. Lots. +
-   * [[game/​command_line_switches|Command Line Switches]] +
-      ​Used for fun things like debug and running ​in a window.+
 ===== Modding ===== ===== Modding =====
 Modding is a very important part of the Transcendence experience, both making mods and playing with them can drastically alter one's game. Modding is a very important part of the Transcendence experience, both making mods and playing with them can drastically alter one's game.
-   ​* ​[[community/​xelerus|Modding Standards]] ​ +^ [[modding/​xml/​api_version|API Version]] ​         | Important information on new versions. ​                  | 
-      ​Needed when uploading to Xelerus. These standards need to be enforced more regularly. ​\\  +[[community/​xelerus|Modding Standards]] ​         ​| ​Needed when uploading to Xelerus. These standards need to be enforced more regularly. ​| 
-   * [[game/​guide/​Install Mods]] ​\\  +[[game/​guide/​Install Mods]] ​                     ​| ​Installing mods is great to change core aspects of the game, and this is the go-to page if you're ever interested in knowing or don't know how to install them yet.  | 
-      ​Installing mods is great to change core aspects of the game, and this is the go-to page if you're ever interested in knowing or don't know how to install them yet. +[[modding/​tutorials|Tutorials ​and Useful Modding Info Pages]] Tutorials ​and assorted, arcane information about the game compiled by RPC| 
-   * [[modding/​tutorials|Tutorials]] +[[game:​Source Diving|Source Diving]] ​            | Starweaver'​s exploits in the source code.                | 
-      ​Tutorials. +[[/​modding/​debugging_tools|Debugging Tools]] ​    | When the debuglog isn't enough. ​                         | 
-   * [[game:​Source Diving|Source Diving]] +[[/​modding/​Transcendence_tdb|Transcendence.tdb]] ​Interesting data gleaned from the database. ​             | 
-      ​Starweaver'​s exploits in the source code. +[[/​modding/​reference|Reference]] ​             ​| ​Modding reference material, including syntax and functions. ​
-   * [[/​modding/​debugging_tools|Debugging Tools]] +^ [[/​game/​george_thoughts|Notes from George]] ​     | Great reference material from the creator himself. ​      | 
-      ​When the debuglog isn't enough. +^ [[/​modding/​shield_and_level_damage_adjustment_curves1.01|Shield and Level adjustment curves]] ​              | For all your balance needs | 
-   * [[/​modding/​Transcendence_tdb|Transcendence.tdb]] + 
-      ​Interesting data gleaned from the database. + 
-   * [[/​modding/​reference|Reference]] + 
-      ​Modding reference material, including syntax and functions.+ 
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 ===== Community ===== ===== Community =====
-   *[[community/​Members]] +[[community/​Members]] ​                                                                                      | List of who can activate on what.                                                                           | 
-      ​List of who can activate on what. +[[community|Community Main Page]] ​                                                                          | Temporary Community Page till restructured. ​                                                                | 
-   *[[community|Community Main Page]] +[[http://​www.neurohack.com/​transcendence/​forums/​viewtopic.php?​f=15&​t=3911|Beginner'​s Guide to the Community]] ​A helpful guide written by Ttech. Linked again in case a newbie misses it.                      | 
-      ​Temporary Community Page till restructured. +[[http://​www.neurohack.com/​transcendence/​forums/​index.php|Transcendence Forums]] ​                           ​| ​Transcendence forums, where most discussion happens and George releases new betas. ​                         | 
-   *[[http://​www.neurohack.com/​transcendence/​forums/​viewtopic.php?​f=15&​t=3911|Beginner'​s Guide to the Community]] +[[http://​wiki.neurohack.com/​transcendence/​trac/​timeline|Tracker]] ​                                          | The tracker is a great way for reporting bugs officially besides the Transcendence bug report forums. ​      | 
-      ​A helpful guide written by Ttech. Linked again in case a newbie misses it. +[[community:​irc|Transcendence IRC]]                                                                          ​| ​IRC, where many modders reside and is very helpful for real-time support. Great for discussing about mods.  | 
-   *[[http://​www.neurohack.com/​transcendence/​forums/​index.php|Transcendence Forums]] +[[http://​www.neurohack.com/​transcendence/​forums/​viewtopic.php?​f=56&​t=4757#​p44054| IRC Day Logs]] ​           ​| ​IRC Day is when George comes on. If you have a pressing/​interesting question, ask on IRC Day.               | 
-      ​Transcendence forums, where most discussion happens and George releases new betas. +[[http://​xelerus.de/​|Xelerus]] ​                                                                              | Xelerus is where most mods get uploaded. Make a great mod and it will get added to the  [[community/​recommended_mods|recommended mods]] page on this wiki.                                            | 
-   *[[http://​wiki.neurohack.com/​transcendence/​trac/​timeline|Tracker]] +[[http://​bitly.com/​fvx2Di?​r=bb|Usermap on Google Maps]] ​                                                    | The place to find out where everyone is ingame! (Or rather, that's where people are OUT of the game.) ​      | 
-      ​The tracker is a great way for reporting bugs officially besides the Transcendence bug report forums. +[[Community:​How to Add Yourself onto the Usermap]] ​                                                         ​| ​It's a bit hard to modify the map, so here's a tutorial to help out those who are lost.                     | 
-   *[[community:​irc|Transcendence IRC]] +[[Community:​TransCom]] ​                                                                                     ​| ​A place where you can find who's who, who does what & where to reach them. Curators: WillyTheSquid & RPC.   | 
-      ​IRC, where many modders reside and is very helpful for real-time support. Great for discussing about mods. +
-   *[[http://​www.neurohack.com/​transcendence/​forums/​viewtopic.php?​f=56&​t=4757#​p44054| IRC Day Logs]] +
-      ​IRC Day is when George comes on. If you have a pressing/​interesting question, ask on IRC Day. +
-   *[[http://​xelerus.de/​|Xelerus]] +
-      ​Xelerus is where most mods get uploaded. Make a great mod and it will get added to the [[community/​recommended_mods|recommended mods]] page on this wiki. +
-   *[[http://​bitly.com/​fvx2Di?​r=bb|Usermap on Google Maps]] +
-      ​The place to find out where everyone is ingame! (Or rather, that's where people are OUT of the game.) +
-   * [[Community:​How to Add Yourself onto the Usermap]] +
-      ​It's a bit hard to modify the map, so here's a tutorial to help out those who are lost. +
-   * [[Community:​TransCom]] +
-      ​A place where you can find who's who, who does what & where to reach them. Curators: WillyTheSquid & RPC.+
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