Most important changes: - Some formulas require less prototypes to be researched. - Appearance probability of tornado reduced even more. - Recyclable materials can now be mined endlessly at Underwater Recycling Stations. - Overall game stability was improved. - Saved games with more than 600 hours of play time are reacting normally again. - Potential campaign dead ends have been fixed. - An exploit was fixed which allowed building material being credited whilst demolishing building in pause mode. - The impact of rare global ark items was increased.
Further changes and bug fixes:
- A bug in the achievement with â€œThe Entire Tech Treeâ€. - A bug when inviting players into a multiplayer coop game was fixed. - The missing ornamental â€œSmall cross-hedgeâ€ was added to the construction menu. - A bug concerning express delivery in coop mode was fixed - When a host has set a game session to â€žpublicâ€œ during a running invitation and confirmed this by clicking â€žOKâ€œ, he was excluded (from the session) and the session was closed. An error message appeared telling the player he was already part of this session. This bug has been fixed. - By accepting an invitation to a multiplayer session during an intro video, the mouse pointer disappeared. This bug has been fixed. - The effect of some items concerning ornamental buildings has been adapted. - Guardian 1.0 and Sentinel 1.0 are no longer neutral buildings. Faction bonuses are having an effect on these buildings now. - A bug concerning vehicle holograms has been fixed. - The ship limit points for the â€œErebosâ€ submarine were lowered. - The single player mission â€œFree Market Economyâ€ was missing two diplomacy actions by Rufus Thorne. This has been fixed. - In some scenarios several underwater islands incorrectly had coal as a resource. This has been fixed.â€ - After unlocking Researchers the resource tab for the fourth civilization level was shown. This has been fixed. - Several text bugs have been fixed. - Several icon bugs have been fixed. - Several smaller issues have been fixed. - Smaller balancing adjustments in diplomacy action, construction and research costs as well as expansion speed of third parties.
Domination Mode: - New maps added with additional bonus points for very hard missions. - Team chat implemented. - Replay function was added. - Several interface improvements implemented. - Usability was improved. - Balancing adjustments on existing missions.