Updates to Stronghold 3 have been released. The updates will be applied automatically when your Steam client is restarted. The major changes include:
- The mouse cursor has been improved and will help with selection and responsiveness issues. - Game speed added. Press + to speed up the game (x2 or x3 normal speed) and - to slow the game down to normal speed (x1). - Buildings can now be placed on top of workers and animals. The game will move the workers or animals out of the way. - Fixed issue with military units sometimes not selecting a new target after a fight. - Fixed issue with Archers and Rangers not being able to attack walls & buildings. - Fixed issue with wolves (and other animals) being able to climb up ladders. - Fixed issue with siege equipment being able to climb walls/towers. - Fixed crash when changing resolutions in game on some machines. - Fixed issue with stone quarries and iron mines when a worker was turned back into a peasant. - Fixed issues when quitting/continuing the Tutorial. - Fixed several pathfinding issues in Tower of London siege map. - Fixed issue with peacetime continuing from multiplayer games into single player games. - Hostile animals now respond to missile fire. - Fixed French keyboard layout. - The Map Editor is now available from the Steam interface. To locate it click on the top menu 'View' and select 'Tools'. Scroll down and you will see 'Stronghold 3 - Map Editor' - An extra large map size has been added to the Map Editor. - A new large Freebuild map, Abandoned Lands, has been added. - Various small bug fixes.