This new update includes an revised graphics shader system, balance changes, and new modding additions as part of the new Stellar Phenomena DLC.
- Updated ship and structure rendering (specifically the shadowed and non-shadowed shaders).
- Adjusted TEC and Vasari missile speeds/turn rate to be smoother (doesn't affect damage).
- Adjusted Anarchic Society planet bonus to no longer require exploration (Forbidden Worlds DLC).
- Pirate Cutthroat base damage decreased from 60 to 45; weapon cooldown increased from 5.0 to 5.5.
- Pirate Rogue base damage decreased from 40 to 35.
- AntiMedium to Medium damage increased from 1.33333 to 1.5.
- Kol Gauss Blast ability updated: The Gauss Blast now bypasses Shields and directly damages the hull of the enemy ship. Antimatter cost reduced from 50/55/60/65 to 45/50/55/60; damage decreased from 400/670/940/1210 to 160/270/380/490.
- TEC Loyalists
- Increased damage on Disruption Matrix (Titan) from 40/50/60/70 to 70/70/70/70.
- Ankylon Titan Flak damage increased from 30 to 45.
- TEC Rebels
- Increased Refined Emitters from 1 level of research to 2.
- Ragnarov Titan Flak damage increased from 30 to 45.
- Corvettes should now be affected by Ruthlessness ability (Destra Crusader).
- Psionic Scream (Discord Battleship) will now interrupt.
- Radiance Battleship Energy Absorb ability updated: Armor bonus increased from 2.00/3.63/5.27/6.90 to 2.0/4.0/6.0/8.0.
- Advent Loyalists
- Coronata Titan Point Defense weapon cooldown decreased from 5.5 to 3.5.
- Advent Rebels
- Adjusted Reanimation research subject slightly to give the intended bonus.
- Eradica Titan Point Defense weapon cooldown decreased from 5.5 to 3.5.
- Reworked Phasic Trap (Hangar Bays) in order to properly limit the number of affected strike craft.
- Phasic Trap (Hangar Bays) will now affect 18/27 individual strike craft, increased from 10/20; duration updated from 45/60 to 45/45.
- Disruptor Nanites (Phase Missile Turret) duration decreased from 600 to 60.
- Vasari bomber strike craft damage decreased from 76.9 to 73.055.
- Vasari Loyalists
- Reworked The Maw ultimate ability on the Loyalist titan to properly limit the number of destroyed enemy frigates as intended.
- Vorastra Titan Pulse Beam (anti-strikecraft) weapon cooldown decreased from 5.5 to 5.0.
- Vasari Rebels
- Kultorask Titan Pulse Beam (anti-strikecraft) weapon cooldown decreased from 5.5 to 5.0.
- Stellar Phenomena DLC: Added new Random Event system.
- Stellar Phenomena DLC: Added AI logic for random spawned attackers.
- Stellar Phenomena DLC: Added new buffInstantAction type (ChangePlayerIndexToNeutral).
- String improvements for Starbase Mobilization description.
- Fix for the game thinking a user doesn't own the Forbidden Worlds DLC in multiplayer when they do.
- Removed Roiders Outpost planet bonus from appearing on Dead Asteroids.
- Various string updates for changed abilities.
Hotfix (11/14) Edit
- Fixed phase space destabilization buffs that weren't working on the Neutron Star.
- Fixed incorrect buff finishConditions for Neutron and Black Holes.