Steam Updates and Releases 07 February 2012

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Sword of the Stars II: Lords of Winter Update Released


Critical Fixes:

  • Fixed a crash that could occur when clicking to launch a bio-missileSteam Updates and Releases 07 February 2012
  • frequently.
  • Fixed all known issues preventing combat with deployed Hiver gates.
  • Fixed a crash that would occur if duplicate province names were selected.
  • Fixed a crash caused by the trade stimulus phase of the turn update.
  • Fixed a crash related to erroneous reactionary movements versus
  • undiscovered star systems.
  • Fixed a multiplayer desync in combat that could lead to players not
  • being able to move ships and a potential crashes after combat ended.
  • Fixed a turn update crash related to checking certain victory conditions.
  • Fleets are no longer held up indefinitely at systems with enemies.
  • This addresses issues where missions could not be cancelled.
  • Fixed reported divide by zero crashes.

Other Fixes:

  • Fixed an issue where players could select the same psionic power
  • twice for a design.
  • Added missing Morrigi bio-missile collision shape.
  • Fixed accuracy/aiming issues with fixed mounts on drones and ships.
  • Tarka Hunters are now constrained to Tarka Hunter Carriers and said
  • carriers can no longer take other battle rider types.
  • Dead ships no longer show up in sensors.
  • Fixed the issue where ships were auto-targeting uninhabited planets in combat.
  • Fixed an issue where assault shuttles were not returning from a
  • planet if it was defeated.
  • Fixed an issue where techs that should add to the production cost of
  • ships were reducing the production cost instead.
  • Fixed issues with duplicated psionic icons in the selector.
  • Fixed issue with modules not loading in the design screen.
  • Fixed the issue where AI players would issue missions to unknown star systems.
  • Fixed an issue where certain ship armor data could go missing.
  • Fixed an issue where the battle rider manager was not showing riders
  • already assigned to ships.
  • Gate traffic cost is no longer applied for fleets already at their
  • destinations.
  • Fixed an issue where the starmap display was not updated after
  • committing an upgrade mission.
  • Fixed some known turret arc issues.
  • Fixed an issue where PD missiles were not taking out other missiles.
  • Added a fail-safe to certain effects that might not otherwise
  • expire, creating a memory leak in combat.

Other Changes:

  • Tweaks to drones.
  • Hooked up Psionic recharge bar.

King Arthur 2 Update Released

Updates to King Arthur II - The Role-playing Wargame have been released. The updates will be applied automatically when your Steam client (in on-line mode) is restarted.

Major changes include:

King Arthur II The Role-playing Wargame v1.1.04

  • Champions of Balor Objective fixed (the location is destroyed at certain options)

  • Harbingers of Sickness Event fixed (the player looses the location)

  • Artifact battle rewards (4 or more) fixed

  • hero skill levelling animation fixed

  • Living Statue Tier level fixed

  • Diplomacy notify window fixed (selects the ruler of the available diplomacy action)

  • unit selection does not change after selecting spell target on the GUI

  • Philbius’s Flamewall fixed

  • Northward Bound quest fixed (Morgana is required)

  • Sidhe Council alliance political action fixed

  • Crystal Shards spell levelling fixed

  • Chain lightning spell (at heroes and Victory Locations) became stronger

  • Other minor bug and balancing fixes

Known issues fixing in progress

  • multiple battle warnings issue

  • diplomacy warnings at dead rulers

  • flashing unit circles in battles (at selecting direction)

  • accumulated units at selecting direction

  • Leadership issues

  • Magic Shield boosting at AI armies and Shield boosting spells for AI heroes

  • more Mana for AI heroes on high levels

  • "Experienced retainers" skill issue

  • 1280 1024 resolution GUI problems

  • missing pictures of forged artifacts

Daily Deal - 4 Elements, 75% off!

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Now Available - Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine - Power Sword

The deadly Power Sword weapon for Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine’s multiplayer is Now Available for purchase on Steam!

Sheathed in a power field, it cuts through armor and flesh alike and features unique animations, combos and damage output.

Steam Workshop for Skyrim Now Available, Skyrim 33% off

The Steam Workshop for Skyrim and the Creation Kit are now available. Plus, save 33% off Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim when you buy before Thursday.

Now you can easily discover, rate, and download Skyrim mods directly through Steam. The Steam Workshop makes it easy to browse the most popular, newest or highest-rated mods of all time, as well as searching for specific content via tags such as Armor, Quests, Dungeons, and more. You can even see what your friends have added to their favorites. Once youve found something awesome, click the Subscribe button. The next time you play Skyrim, the launcher will automatically install the latest version of any subscribed mods and configure Skyrim to run them.

Mod-makers also enjoy a streamlined process for uploading mods directly to Steam. The difficult part, of course, is creating your mod. To get started modding, install the Creation Kit  free through Steam to all Skyrim owners  from the Tools section of your Steam Library. The Creation Kit is a powerful and sometimes daunting tool, but the community wiki at is a resource for modders of all skill levels, even the total beginner.

In addition to releasing the Creation Kit and Skyrim Workshop, today Bethesda has release the Skyrim High-Resolution Texture Pack. Experience The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim as youve never seen it before with all new high-resolution materials throughout Skyrim.

If you need even more incentive to pick up your very own copy of Skyrim, you can save 33% when you buy before Thursday at 10AM Pacific Time.

Now Available - Shank 2

Shank 2 is now available on Steam!

The fan-favorite 2D brawler is back as ex-mob hit man Shank returns to action in Shank 2. With those closest to him under attack, Shank is once again forced on the offensive. Now he must put his trusty arsenal of handguns, shotguns, automatic weapons, chainsaws, machetes, grenades, plus all-new weaponry and moves to use in order to protect those close to him.

Toki Tori Update Released

Updated to new Steam SDK
Added link to Toki Tori 2 beta

Sid Meier’s Civilization V Mac Update Released Patch Notes
• Fixed unit icons and borders turning black while in strategic mode for nVidia graphic cards.
• Civilizations having the incorrect architecture has been resolved.
• Implemented change to improve stability on the HD 3000 GPU.
• Significant improvements to general multiplayer stability.
• Significant improvements to Hot-Join stability.
• Multiplayer now using the same AI move caching as single player, improving turn-times significantly.
• Lobby improvements: We now display game details in the lobby list (players in each game, map size, map type, DLC required, etc.)
• Host can now kick players from the staging room when loading a save (if a player cannot return to a game, the game can now be continued by the rest of the players.)
• Found and corrected additional causes of Out-of-Sync.
• Exploit: Corrected an exploit that allowed players on the same team to trade cities back and forth to auto-heal it.
• Exploit: Corrected an exploit that allowed players on the same team to trade cities back and forth to generate endless City Strikes.
• Exploit: Corrected an exploit that allowed a player to lag the UI to gain multiple free techs.
• Change Load Game save sorting to be Last Modified by default.
• When scrapping a unit, make sure any cargo units are scrapped as well.
• When a unit is destroyed that is carrying another unit, make sure to kill both (missiles sometimes lingered).
• Corrected a bug that was causing eliminated Civs to not generate notifications correctly.
• Changed notification language for when a Research or Trade deal is cancelled due to the AI running out of funds to pay for it (per-turn deal), or are eliminated. It was currently displaying a because of war notification when is incorrect.
• Corrected an issue that could cause unhappiness from city count and number of specialists to become incorrect over the course of a long game.
• Changed Frigate obsolete tech to Combustion.
• Fixed Korean science building exploit.
• Fixed a problem with City Strike that game the user the impression that they could not end their turn, when in reality city strike was still active.
• Crash: Fixed a crash that could occur in hot-seat when exiting to the main menu.
• Crash: Fixed a crash that could occur when a unit was eliminated by standing too close to a Citadel.

Now Available - Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is now available in North America with further territories releasing later this week.

The minds of New York Times bestselling author R.A. Salvatore, Spawn creator Todd McFarlane, and Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion lead designer Ken Rolston have combined to create this new role-playing game set in a world worth saving. Build the character youve always wanted and continuously evolve it to your style of play with the revolutionary Destiny system. Choose your path and battle through a master-crafted universe featuring some of the most intense, responsive, and customizable RPG combat ever.

Now Available - Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition

Welcome Back to New Vegas! Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition is now available on Steam in North and South America with further territories releasing later this week.

With the the Ultimate Edition, you’ll get the complete package of New Vegas fun. For the first time in one collection, you can get all the Fallout: New Vegas content including the full suite of highly acclaimed add-on content: Dead Money, Honest Hearts, Old World Blues and Lonesome Road.

Additionally, check out the just reduced price on Fallout 3: Game of the Year Edition!

Now Available - The Darkness II

The Darkness II is now available in North America with further territories releasing later this week.

Players will be taken down the brutal and personal path of Jackie Estacado, head of a New York crime family and wielder of an ancient and ruthless force of chaos and destruction known as The Darkness. A sudden, unprovoked attack by a mysterious organization known as the Brotherhood heralds the start of a full-scale war and opens the door for The Darkness to reemerge, setting Jackie on a journey to hell and worse.

Now Available - Gotham City Imposters

Gotham City Imposters is Now Available on Steam!

Hatched from the twisted minds at Monolith Productions, Gotham City Impostors is a download-only multiplayer FPS that pits violent vigilantes dressed up like Batman against craven criminals dressed up like the Joker in open warfare on the streets of Gotham City.

Now Available - Dead Rising 2: Off the Record DLC

4 items of downloadable content are now available for Dead Rising 2: Off the Record via Steam.

  • Become a deadly grill man and create bigger explosions with the BBQ CHEF skill pack!
  • Gain access to a special sword attack and level up faster with the COSPLAY WARRIOR skill pack!
  • Deal more damage and shock your enemies with the CYBORG skill pack from the future!
  • Kick doors down, walk through fire and fearlessly help survivors with the FIREFIGHTER skill pack!

Pre-Purchase Now: Crusader Kings, receive original Crusader Kings for free!

Crusader Kings II is now available to pre-purchase on Steam! Act now and receive the first two CKII DLC’s upon release and the original Crusader Kings Complete to play right now!

Crusader Kings II explores one of the defining periods in world history in an experience crafted by the masters of Grand Strategy. Medieval Europe is brought to life in this epic game of knights, schemes, and thrones...


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