1.0.3 CHANGES AND ADDITIONS - Changed the save file system. The previous files are not compatible. - Added the custom faction screen. - Added a free camera mode in the battle view. + Arrow keys: move the view + Mouse wheel: changes the camera field of view (angle) + Mouse right click + pan: rotates the camera view + Ctrl: sticks / unsticks the camera on your fleet - You can continue to play after a victory condition is achieved. - Added a state to the player, to know if he's in a battle or not. - Added an animatic for each faction, which will be displayed for a new game. - Added narrative & random events illustrations. - Changed the illustration for the selection of "Random Faction". - Changed the Pirates 3D fleet icon. - Added several outgame scenes, which will be displayed randomly. - All technologies have a dedicated icon. - Added 5 new music. - Added new GUI sounds. - Added an ES soundtrack directory (in the Steam install directory of Endless Space on your computer). - Added the ES credits. - Texture, video, memory & AI optimization. - Added one new difficulty mode - Endless. - Food consumption by population will vary with game speed. - Heroes will not be injured when retreating. Changed the 'Death before dishonor' faction trait. - Ship levels increase HP, DamageMin, DamageMax, InterceptionAccuracy, DeflectionPerTurn and Absorption. - Changed the ship leveling, which now requires more XP (6 to 45 -> 4 to 100) - Decreased the defense mods' cost (3 to 75 -> 2 to 58). - Decreased the defense mods' weight (7 to 20 -> 5 to 16). - Antimissile and Shield mods are now more powerful than their Weapon counterpart. - Deflectors bonuses were only slightly increased. - Halved Defense MP (8 to 210 -> 4 to 125) but not their efficiency in general. - Defense MP is less effective during invasions than weapons. - Added an extra bonus on the armor mods (25 to 304 -> 25 to 220+12%). - Modified the Bluecap mold monopoly bonus (Dust -> Approval). - Reduced the difficulty of diplomatic victory ( 1000 + 10*(players)*(planets) -> 2000 + 15*(players)*(planets) ). - Decreases the malus of the random event "SUPERNOVA DISRUPTS NAVIGATION MAPS" (-80% -> -30%) - When playing sower, the player knows the actual FIDS of a planet before colonizing it. - Decreased the Alliance bonus multiplier (Alliance : * 2 -> Alliance : * 1,6).
FIXES IMPORTANT FIXES - Fixed an issue where the leech hero ability will not stop upon conquering the star system. - Fixed an issue where an assert is received when a system is conquered by the AI and the user is in System view on the same system. - [MP] Fixed an issue where assert is received when joining an in-progress session. - [MP] Fixed an issue where opening the war notification as host will cause an assert. - Fixed an issue where pressing ESC after quitting a game will cause an assert. - Fixed an issue where the game crashes 100% after loading a specific save game. - Fixed an issue where loading a saved game from another Steam account causes an assert.
OTHER FIXES - Fixed several text issues. - Fixed several localized text issues. - Fixed an issue where the browsing arrows become unresponsive in planet view in a 2 planet system. - Fixed an issue where the moon orbiting a planet will not adjust size properly in planet view. - Fixed an issue where the heal button is not functional on the Assign to system screen. - Fixed an issue where a graphical corruption can be seen when entering the star system. - Fixed an issue where the Permanent Perennials star system improvement is not working. - Fixed an issue where the resolution will not change to 1600x900 when in windowed mode. - Fixed an issue where the user will have the buyout option active for a ship that cannot be completed normally (strategic prerequisite or obsolete ship design). - Fixed an issue where the amount of military power is displayed using decimals on the battle report. - [MP] Fixed an issue where ships are displayed as being in hangar on other player`s system. - Fixed an issue where the name of the empire is not replaced in the current deals with button. - Fixed an issue where cease fire are not spread to allies. - Fixed an issue where the initial starting population decreases right after the first turn at slow game speed. - Fixed an issue where disband/create fleet does not refresh movement points. - Fixed an issue where the race names are seen in the language of the other player. - Fixed an issue where the Hissho Affinity tool tip is not updated. - Fixed an issue where the United Empire Affinity tool tip is not updated. - Fixed an issue where the "Industry to Science" conversion tool tip is not updated. - Fixed an issue where the user is able to select guard action on an enemy`s fleet. - Fixed an issue where technologies do not affect the deal approval. - Fixed an issue where actual faction names were not updated in the Diplomatic Negotiations Screen when choosing random factions.