1. Angel and Consciousness cityset graphics by Lord Tirian added.
2. Eurocopter graphics used for special ability versions of the Chopper unit.
3. Hydrothermal Vent graphics added, by Lord Tirian.
4. Methane Ice graphics added, by GeoModder.
5. All bonus resources now have fitting gamefont icons, thanks to Lord Tirian.
6. New Coastal Guard, Cargo Foil, Gun Foil, Unity Foil, Supply Trawler and Leviathan graphics added by Lord Tirian.
7. Different graphics for the Destroyer with AAA Tracking or Accuracy special abilities, provided by GeoModder.
8. Datalink descriptions added for the factions and all remaining leaders, by Lord Tirian.
9. Dynamic Civics and Military Advisor Screens by NeseryozniyVET added.
10. The AI will put diplomatic pressure on you to sign peace with their friends, thanks to Afforess.
11. The AI will offer you trade deals, rather than only demand, to join a war against or stop trading with a third faction, thanks to Afforess.
12. Defensive pacts do not cancel when a war has been declared.
13. You only incur a relationship penalty for refusing to join another faction's war if you have a defensive pact with that faction.
14. Morgan can hurry buildings with credits 10% cheaper.
15. White elephants: Lal can build wonders 50% faster.
16. Negative Planet from population decreased by 25% in Consciousness bases. This trait has been removed from the Angels.
17. The Gaians get two unique buildings, Lover's Tryst (Rec Commons) and Paradise Garden (Park), which provide an Empath specialist slot in addition to the usual effects.
18. Centauri Meditation now requires (Archeology or Social Psych) and Xenobiology.
19. Social Psych now requires Defense Logistics or Xenobiology.
20. Bio-Engineering now requires Biogenetics or Information Networks.
21. Polymorphic Software now requires Information Networks or Renewable Energy.
22. Recycling now requires Ultraponics or Biogenetics.
23. Unit strength adjustments: Behemoth 7, Interceptor 3, Penetrator 5, Cruiser 10, Gravship 7, Bunker III 9.
24. If an artillery unit directly attacks a stack defended by another artillery unit, the stack does not suffer collateral damage.
25. When an artillery unit is damaged, the unit will no longer be chosen as the prefered defender against other artillery.
26. The ECM special ability and Spore Cloud morphosis now make its unit completely immune to collateral damage. The unit can't be targeted by ranged strikes. ECM is now only available for Vanguard and Boat units.
27. The Deep Radar ability no longer allows one to see Deep Pressure subs on trenches.
28. The Deep Pressure Hull ability now allows the unit to see other Deep Pressure subs on trenches. In addition the ability provides a 25% combat bonus on Ice.
29. The Metabolic Boost morphosis provides the Blitz ability.
30. New special ability added at Monopole Magnets: Zero Point Module. Provides Blitz. Available to Artillery, Cruiser and Vanguard units.
31. Needlejet units can pick the Antigrav Struts special ability.
32. The Antigrav Struts ability no longer allows double movement speed on water and along rivers.
33. The Nanometal Armour and Photon Wall special abilities no longer provide a +10% combat bonus versus Vanguard units.
34. Protectorates cannot join in a Transcendence victory.
35. The Transcendence council motion and civic now require 5 less Flowering Counter: respectively 75 and 80.
36. The Council Member civic now only gives a trade route bonus with other Council Members rather than all foreign factions.
37. The Military Academy has been removed. Instead there is now an Army, Naval and Air Force Academy which provides an extra special ability slot to different unitcombattypes.
38. Mind Worms are now more likely to spawn randomly than Spore Launchers.
39. F-16 graphics and textures by asioasioasio used for special ability versions of the Interceptor.
40. Native life now uses original SMAC combat sounds, by Lord Tirian.