Community Announcements - Stephen.Reid
A patch has been issued for Sid Meier's Civilization V. Here are the patch notes:

EXPLOITS

  • Fixed tech overflow bug that could allow a user to get free tech each turn for multiple turns. The size of the maximum allowable science overflow is now set at 5 turns of science (about the same as a unmodified research agreement) OR the unmodified cost of the last tech researched, whichever is larger. AI also understands this adjustment.
  • Fixed a multiplayer bug that would allow a player to steal everything from another player when trading.


GAMEPLAY
  • Allow Conquest of the New World achievements to be unlocked when playing the Deluxe version of the scenario.
  • Slight nerf to Tradition, and a boost to Piety (by adding one more prerequisite for Legalism and taking one away from Reformation).
  • Scale warmonger penalties by era (50% of normal strength in Ancient up to 90% in Industrial; 100% thereafter). Penalties for warmongering vs. City-States halved.
  • Added Cocoa and Bison resources from the Conquest Deluxe scenario into the main game.


MULTIPLAYER
  • The autoslotting of human players when loading a saved game in LAN multiplayer was broken when trying to play round-to-round. This has been fixed.
  • Players now properly exit LAN games when they encounter a version mismatch.
  • Players can now set their nick name in LAN games.
  • Fixed an issue where player would get stuck on the joining multiplayer game screen if they used an incomplete IP address while attempting to join by ip address.
  • Notifications are no longer considered “broadcast” unless the player is connected to the game. This will make it easier to communicate information to players who were not connected when the message was broadcast.
  • Players now unready themselves if the host changes the game settings before the game started.
  • The number of player slots available was not updating for connected remote clients when the host increased the map size on the staging room.
  • Fixed an issue causing AI civs that used to be players to still have the player's Steam name after the player leaves in Multiplayer.
  • A player's name in the staging room chat panel no longer swaps if they swapped player slots.
  • Some multiplayer notifications can now expire at the end of the next turn.
  • Some multiplayer notifications will not expire until the player has network connected to the game.
  • Multiple hot-joining bugs fixed in Pitboss.


MISC BUGS
  • The icon no longer changes to a spinning globe during diplomacy (this normally means the game is busy).
  • Don't show a third-party civ or City-State on the trade panel list to "Declare War" or "Make Peace" unless both players have met that civ or City-State.
Community Announcements - cpickett
Hello Vault Hunters!
Borderlands has been updated with Steamworks multiplayer!
If you have a physical DVD of the game, don’t forget you can get the Steamworks version by running the “Granting Tool” in the “Tools” section of Steam.

For more information on this process, or for help getting your copy of Borderlands onto Steam: refer to - http://support.2k.com/hc/en-us/articles/202552173--PC-Borderlands-GameSpy-Shutdown-and-Conversion-Tool
Community Announcements - cpickett
Steamworks multiplayer is coming in a future update.
Changes:

- Removed SecuRom from the title and all DLC
- Added a “Granting Tool” In the steam “Tools” section that turns a retail disc into a Steam version of Borderlands
- “News Ticker” added to the main menu to give you updates on the Multiplayer restoration updates.
- Imported SecuRom DLC keys into Steam, so if you bought DLC outside of Steam, activate it within Steam and get your matching content.
Community Announcements - SparkyFlooner
1.8.3 Patch Notes

Community Announcements - Aspyr-Blair
Aspyr Media is pleased to announce our first Linux and SteamOS title, Sid Meier’s Civilization V. The SteamOS release includes all Civilization V DLC and expansion content, including Gods & Kings and Brave New World.

This release targets SteamOS on current gen hardware. Additionally, we're working towards supporting Ubuntu 14.04 as well as additional video cards in future updates.

Here’s where we need your help! To improve Civ V and future AAA games on SteamOS, we're looking for feedback. Tell us below what's working great or what's not working. If you're having any problems, please contact our support directly at http://support.aspyr.com/tickets/new
Community Announcements - dalgood
1.8.2 Patch Notes


  • Added Traditional Chinese language support for DLC.
Community Announcements - dalgood
1.8.1 Patch Notes


  • Added support for Traditional Chinese in base game.
  • Modified installation script to install Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable
Community Announcements - Kate.Galfriday
Hello Commander,

From the makers of Sid Meier’s Civilization comes a game about civilization’s last stand. XCOM: Enemy Unknown captured the attention of gamers and critics alike earning several game of the year awards, now the original game plus the critically acclaimed expansion XCOM: Enemy Within, and all of the released add-on content are packaged together for an incredible value.

This PC-only edition includes the following:

XCOM: Enemy Unknown
XCOM: Enemy Within
Elite Soldier Pack add-on content
Slingshot add-on content
Second Wave add-on content

Learn more at XCOM.com.

Join the conversation at Facebook.com/XCOM and on twitter @XCOM.

We will be watching.
Community Announcements - Kate.Galfriday
Hello Commander,
We hope that you can join Firaxis Games and 2K for our XCOM livestream today. The show starts at 11:00am Pacific time and will feature Portent on Impossible. Will we succeed against an Enemy Unknown? Find out today while chatting with Firaxis and 2K at Twitch.tv/2K.
Hope to see you there!


XCOM Livestream
Friday | 03.07.2014
11:00am Pacific
Twitch.TV/2K
Community Announcements - Kate.Galfriday
Join 2K Games and Firaxis Games as we play through the mid and late game turns of a scenario fraught with complexity, conquest, and bison.

We will be playing as the Shoshone in the Civilization V: Conquest of the New World Deluxe Scenario. Talk with us, ask questions, and offer strategies as we attempt to win this 150 turn scenario.

Pete Murray of Firaxis has personally set the stage for an uphill battle for Kate Distler of 2K, playing as the Shoshone. Showcasing the mid and late game of the scenario, the Shoshone have declared war on Elizabeth I without really being prepared to do so. Can the Shoshone survive long enough to knock Elizabeth out of her top spot? Join us at 11:00am Pacific on Twitch.TV/2K and find out!
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