The Onyx Hive is a major faction in .
Description[edit | edit source]
The Onyx Hive is a race of sentient worm-like beings, whose civilization developed around the volcanic vents of their home planet. Now almost entirely space-based, they do most of their living in asteroids, spending as little time on planetary surfaces as possible.
Incredibly skilled at living on and around asteroids, the Onyx are excellent miners. Additionally, most of their ship and starbase designs are influenced by or even incorporate the asteroids upon which they live. They are also adept at trade, which synergizes with their above average . Ship Range
Abilities[edit | edit source]
As miners, the Onyx Hive are rich in resources, particularly and Durantium, and leverage them to accelerate their production of Hyper Silicatesships and improvements. Having evolved to be a geographically distributed race, the Hive are innately skilled at espionage and can increase their by recruiting a Sensor PowerSpider.