The v126.96.36.199 Update is the latest of many updates since the release of Distant Worlds: Shadows. If you have not updated since release, you’ll want to get this one! In addition to many fixes and gameplay improvements, especially for the pirate playstyles, there have been performance and graphical improvements, AI improvements, interface improvements and new features (including changes to all area weapons).
In addition to everything else, this update comes with a new Modding Guide for Distant Worlds: Shadows, outlining all the new modding options in an easy to read PDF manual.
For a full list of changes, check out the Forum page.
To download the update, players can run “Check for Update” via the game menu or download it directly from the game’s download page where you can also find the modding manual.
Get more information on Distant Worlds: Shadows from its official product page.