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Game ID: 19, ExpeditionWar This event happens 1200 hours (48 days 16 hour 48 min) after game start, roughly 53-06-13 22:45.

If the humans control any of the landing sites of Al faction expedition.jpgExpedition , this event will happens. Otherwise, Al icon event.pngExpedition Arrives in Peace will happens.

Unclaimed lands will be claimed, and ⚔ Counter Expedition Landing missions will be created on human controlled territories. If left unattended, these territories will be claimed by the Expedition after 56 hours, roughly 53-06-16 04:45.


The Expedition arrives on Mars, conflicting with the humans.

Previous event: Al icon event.pngContact with Reticulan
Next event: Al icon event.pngExpedition Peace Proposal


Al icon pc willhelm schrooten.jpg Reticulan spaceships landed in our territory and immediately started military operations!
Al event expedition arrives.jpg (Video report showing a reticulan UFO drops from a mothership, followed by a trajectory to Mars)
Al icon pc mary osakwe.jpg They appear to have nothing in common with the Reticulans we know from Earth. They did not make any attempt to contact us and their technologies are somewhat different.
Al icon pc fernando ramirez.jpg Over the last few days we have observed several bodies in outer space, but they are mostly traveling towards Earth.
Al icon pc willhelm schrooten.jpg We must keep on trying to communicate, but in the meantime, we have to defend ourselves.