i've been sitting here all day with the exact same problem. "waiting for other ci..." bla bla, but i think i've solved it. The problem is actually new colonies. Not all, but some. So, i just erased it. Aaand, now it works fine . It didn't happen to me intil "asoka" suddenly showed. He . .. .. .. .ed it up, and i . .. .. .. .ed him up! yah, good luck everyone!