Green alien in Federation 2, the space trading game.

Fed2 Star


Federation 2: Commerce... politics... power... intrigue... money.

Can you cut it as a galactic trading magnate?
The Galaxy's exchanges and markets await you.
Your goal: build your very own planet.

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Federation 2 ran continuously for 30 years

Federation 2 was launched in January 1986 on the UK Compunet network and was the first online game in the world to be written as a commercial game. It was the first non-RPG/Adventure online game, and was the oldest continuously available online game. It closed after 30 years on October 1, 2018.

Why did Fed2 close?

Spaceship from Federation2, the space trading game

Read the closure announcement here

The website remains as an archive to the game.

NEW - the game's source code is now available here

NEW - download the Sol files