Released: Nov 21, 2012

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Patch NotesEdit


  • Spider Tank unit.
  • Support for ground units that have different update timers instead of 10 seconds across the board.
  • Experience levels for ground troops.
  • Difficulty levels.
  • Support for a secret technology tree that will fill up in response to various random events.


  • Bug where exploding power modules were not damaging nearby components properly.
  • Issue where zooming in too far would result in graphical clipping.
  • Crash related to Vulfen Type X hull.
  • Issue where you could zoom in on an unexplored system and see the planets there through the fog of war.
  • Annoying bug where planet graphics, click boxes, and other small items would not update while paused.
  • Bug where you could order enemy fleets around!
  • A number of rare crash events.
  • Some bugs related to the AI making repetitive diplomatic demands.


  • Reduced base soft attack values for infantry across the board.
  • Enhanced some AI behavior regarding the making and breaking of treaties.