25 Things You Didn't Know About Planetary Annihilation

25 Things You Didn’t Know About PA

  • Date: 24th February, 2015
  • Updated: 10th July, 2016
  • Category: Beginner


This video covers many Planetary Annihilation features that you might not know, but probably should. Features like offline mode, custom servers, mods, maps, online resources, and other in-game features are included.

The Video

Useful Links to Things Covered in the Video

  • Point #2: You can follow this guide to setting up a dedicated server
  • Point #5:The game uses the third party product Coherent UI, allowing the game to be built with standard code, and the UI to be built with web technologies
  • Point #6: PAMM is the community mod manager where you can install and manage all of your Planetary Annihilation mods
  • Point #15: You can share maps on the Uber map sub-forum
  • Point #16: You can access hidden stock biomes from the editor with the hidden biomes mod, available on PAMM
  • Point #25: The soundtrack for the game can be purchased from multiple stores, including Bandcamp and iTunes
  • Point #26: A link to the PA Stats website
  • Official Forums – The official forum for all games created by Uber, including Planetary Annihilation
  • Unofficial Ladder – An unofficial ladder built using data from PA Stats
  • PA Mods – My website for mods of Planetary Annihilation
  • PA Wiki – A community wiki, containing information useful to players, and technical information useful to modders
  • PA Lobby – View the lobby, and use the in-game chat (currently chrome is required for chat)
  • IRC – An IRC channel (#planetaryannihilation) for Planetary Annihilation. I would recommend using the global chat from in-game (with PAStats or palobby.com) for general chat, however the irc is still active, and has handy features accessible by typing !help

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