Sword of the Stars II: Lords of Winter Update Released
Product Update - Valve
Jun 7, 2012
Critical fixes: + Fixed a crash that could occur if no enemy was present in combat. + Fixed a crash that could occur if a colony support mission was cancelled. + Fixed known crashes related to recent news events. + Fixed a crash related to invalid station modules. + Fixed a crash that could occur by entering certain characters into the encyclopedia search box. + Fixed a treaty generation related crash.
Other fixes: + Fixed some known issues with System Killer news event handling. + Tomb rewards work again. + Retrofitted defenses are now returned to defense fleets. + Platform retrofitting is no longer linked to the station retrofit dialog. + Fixed black color for non-player empires. + Defense and reserve fleets are no longer disbanded when the last ship is scrapped. + Addressed the issue of locusts not attacking planets and stations in combat. + Mining stimulus is now disabled until mega-strip mining is acquired. + Fixed the white cubes in the research screen. + Fixed the intermittently missing Political Science family button at the bottom of the research screen. + Morrigi Crow firing now works again. + Planet sensor volumes are now affected by jammers. + Fixed design screen right-click retrofit loophole. + New admirals now display correct empire color. + Zuul fleets lacking bore ships no longer cause a request to bore node lines when issuing missions. + Stations are now removed appropriately if their attached colonies are destroyed. + Boarded ships no longer fire at unusually high rates. + Fixed Gardener suitability calculations. + Fixed an issue that could cause planets to share the same orbit. + The open/close star system button is now correctly synchronized in both star map and star system screens.
Other changes and additions: + Engrams fully functional. + Improved combat sensor graphics