At least three maps will just be black space (white hexsides) to represent outer space [OPTIONAL: For those people that object to the coloring possibly connoting some evil space, a dark blue will be substituted for black to provide a "safe" space].CH just added this to pre-order, ready by Christmas! With bonus scenarios and deluxe space maps.
In theory yes, but one needs to account for all the competing gravitational pulls between various masses of projectiles, spaceships, and celestial bodies. The designers better know what they're doing or else endure the lampooning:Hmm, that range is way short. With little in the way of friction one should have lethal capabilities capped only by line of sight.
Man, used to love that game when it came out!