Sword of the Stars II: Lords of Winter Update Released
Product Update - Valve
Dec 22, 2011
Critical Fixes: + Fixed issues where stations and special encounter enemies were not being removed from the game when eliminated. + Fixed the issue where existing profile names with apostrophes would cause a crash. + Fixed a crash that could occur with a neutral engagement. + Fixed a crash that could occur when upgrading stations. + Fixed known issues where colony information would not disappear for a player, preventing re-colonization and causing a crash in some cases. + Fixed the issue where moons were not listed as candidates for viable colonies. + Fixed the issue where moon climate hazard was being reported incorrectly in some cases. + Fixed excessively large station sensor ranges. + Fixed the issue where strike missions would not end automatically. + Fixed missing trade info on systems.
Other Fixes: + Fixed an issue where weapon forces were not being applied. + Fixed a rare issue ship-not-responding navigation issue. + Fixed an issue where boarding pods were causing ships to disappear. + Fixed known issues where boarding actions were not taking over ships. + Fixed some known issues regarding ship starting positions in combat. + Fixed an issue where critical hits were being incorrectly applied to drones.
Other Changes: + Accelerated combat enemy range distance has been reduced. + Reduced combat scale a bit more. + Improved station construction mission UI. + Survey missions now abort when encountering enemies at a colony.