Gratuitous Space Battles Update Released

Discussion in 'Steam News' started by RSS News, Apr 2, 2010.

  1. RSS News

    RSS News Syndicated News Service

    Updates to Gratuitous Space Battles have been released. The updates will be applied automatically when your Steam client is restarted. The major changes include:

    Gratuitous Space Battles
    • Bug Fix: Limpet launcher UI no longer shows it tracking targets and firing if all mines are currently launched.
    • Bug Fix: Limpet launchers no longer draw if cloaked.
    • Usability: Ship icons on the deployment screen now list their speed and cost in the mouseover tooltips.
    • Usability: The post challenge button greys out once you have actually submitted the challenge
    • New Feature: New option after a challenge victory to retaliate with the fleet you just won with.
    • Usability: The 'go to fleet hq' button isn't an option any more for the outcome window during challenges, when you don't earn honor anyway.
    • Bug Fix: Fixed bug where some fighters, depending on speed, may not be able to dock with a carrier.
    • New Feature: New 'challenge details' screen, complete with retaliation list and image previews.
    • New Feature: 'stick together' order for fighters, keeps them clustered in squadrons.
    • Bug Fix: Intel GMA 450 video cards now correctly default to software processing and don't crash on startupBug Fix: The ship design screen now correctly calculates armor resistance, which was previously wrong!

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