1. Types of Resources
The main resources used in the game are as follows:
Metal, Crystal, Synergen, Verteron, Latinum and Story Points.
2. Resource Output
How to obtain resources in the game:
Build Resource Buildings in the Home Base.
Exploit resource planetoids
Loot other players' resource planetoids.
Claim or buy from the Headquarters Aid.
Challenge Supply Tasks.
Challenge story missions (Only way to receive Story Points).
3. Resource Function
Each type of resource has their own functions:
Metal——Used to build and upgrade buildings in the home base, and build affiliate ships.
Crystal——Used to upgrade flagships and affiliate ships.
Synergen——Used to unlock and upgrade technologies.
Latinum——Used to redeem items in the Exchange Mall.
Verteron——Used to challenge combat operations.
Story Points——Used to unlock planetoids in a sector.