One of the big features that is coming with the Subspace Assault Expansion is a new resource gathering mechanic known as Prospecting. Prospecting allows players to harvest resources from planets, moons, suns and asteroids on the fly, provided they have a Prospecting Beam and a Prospecting Scanner.
Prospecting Nodes contain a self-renewing source of a single commodity. They are distributed onto planets, moons and suns randomly when the universe is generated and can end up just about anywhere -- even Perilous Space -- provided it meets the node’s placement criteria. Placement of a… Read More...