Diagonal madness

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T-1024
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Diagonal madness

Post by T-1024 » Sat Mar 31, 2018 3:36 pm

I wanted to do something different to just-another-main-bus-factory, so here is fully diagonal base ;)
Its not a megabase and has many problems with resource balance and etc... But my goal was just to try out a new crazy setup and maybe launch a single rocket.

Final view of the factory:
Map
Screenshot 8192px warning
Screenshots of step by step progress:
It starts here
First iron smelting
Green circuits and first science setup
Steel smelting
Labs setup redesigned
Oil
A sort of bus
By the time factory looks as follows
First outpost and crazy railway XD
Nuclear power
And finally the rocket
Save file attached
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diag-demo.zip
Saved just before launch
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Re: Diagonal madness

Post by ondrii » Sat Mar 31, 2018 10:55 pm

It makes me smiling :D
Really honest congratulations for the original way to play.

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Re: Diagonal madness

Post by Smarty » Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:07 pm

mate, you need to see a docter!




No serious that looks amazing

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Re: Diagonal madness

Post by quyxkh » Sun Apr 01, 2018 5:08 pm

This makes me happy.

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Re: Diagonal madness

Post by Sammy_D4897 » Wed Apr 04, 2018 3:15 am

This is awesome! But OMG the first time I looked at the second image... my OCD went off, like it hurt. After seeing the pics below that one though it was much easier. This deserves some attention 'cause I have never seen anyone make a base like this!

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Re: Diagonal madness

Post by golfmiketango » Wed Apr 04, 2018 9:24 am

Approval and approbation! Looks completely practical.

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Re: Diagonal madness

Post by JimBarracus » Wed Apr 04, 2018 11:06 am

what game is this?
It looks so different :lol:

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Re: Diagonal madness

Post by Vertigo » Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:02 am

JimBarracus wrote:what game is this?
I'll take a wild guess, and say OP is playing:

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Re: Diagonal madness

Post by Keplergamer » Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:31 am

B E A U T I F U L

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Re: Diagonal madness

Post by septemberWaves » Sat May 12, 2018 12:42 pm

This is so strange to look at. It's a very unique idea.

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