[##:##] Command : newspaper <DAYS>
The news command prints a copy of the local newspaper published by The Empire News.
This morning after daily recounts financial exploits, the telegram traffic between countries, and political maneuvering in addition to the chronicling of such mundanities as shelling, attacking, and nuclear testing.
It's great breakfast reading!
Normally your edition of the news will only contain events that have occurred since you last read the news. You can specify what time period you'd like it to cover with the optional <DAYS> argument in the command line as in:
[##:##] Command : news 2
Which will print the news for the last two days.
You can select whose news to see with the ?actor or ?victim selectors, and what news to see with the ?action selector. Actions are:
1) Successful sector attack 2) Unsuccessful attack 3) Spy shot 4) Telegram sent 6) Loan made 7) Loan repaid 8) Goods sold 9) Airspace violated 10) Artillery fire on sectors 11) Artillery fire on ships 12) Attacking unowned land 13) Ship torpedoed 14) Gunners firing in self-defense 15) Breaking sanctuary 16) Planes bombing sectors 17) Planes bombing ships 18) Successful boarding actions 19) Unsuccessful boarding actions 21) Collecting on loans 25) Ships hitting mines 26) Alliance declaration 28) War declarations 29) Alliance dissolving 30) War ending 31) Plague outbreaks 32) Plague deaths 33) Name changes 34) Starvation 36) Air to air combat 37) Nukes going off 38) Terrorists 39) Shooting civs & uw's 40) Satellite launches 41) ASAT attacks 42) Deity giving things 43) Deity aids country 44) Deity hurts country 45) Deity taking things 46) ABM interceptions 47) Missile firing on sectors 48) Missile firing on ships 49) Trade between countries 50) Pirates fence loot 51) Pirates keep loot 52) Ship torpedoes ship 53) Sub bombed by ASW plane 55) Unit bombed 56) Unit hits land mine 57) Fortress artillery supports attack 58) Land unit artillery supports attack 59) Naval artillery supports attack 60) Capital sacking 61) Upgrades relations to friendly 62) Downgrades relations to friendly 63) Upgrades relations to neutral 64) Downgrades relations to friendly 65) Upgrades relations to hostile 66) Downgrades relations to friendly 67) Missile hits sector 68) Missile hits ship 69) Settles on a new island 70) ABM interception 71) Missile hits units 72) Sub-launched missile hits units 73) Successful assault 74) Successful paradrop 75) Paradrop into unoccuppied land 76) Failed assault 77) Failed paradrop 80) Insufficient funds to pay market 81) Failed boarding of a land unit 82) Successful boarding of a land unit
See also : headlines , Communication