The Maelstrom Mod introduces three new races to the Sins of a Solar Empire Universe. They are independent of the original races and have unique strengths and weaknesses. Maelstrom is available Rebellion, Diplomacy, Entrenchment and Original Sins.
Diplomacy Expansion Series - Includes a new Capitalship known as a Dreadnought, a very large and powerful Capitalship that at level six or beyond can be upgraded into a Super-Dreadnought. Dreadnought's are automatically and repeatedly built by a special factory ... only one unique factory is made available for each player at the start of the game. Also included in the expansion series are more aggressive Pirates capable of colonizing. Finally beware of dangerous asteroids which fill the gravity well of various planets, they can severely damage fleets through collisions.
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY, NOT FOLLOWING THE SETUP BELOW MAY CAUSE SINS TO CRASH.
Setup for Smooth Gaming
* Sins Diplomacy Patch v1.34
Required Effects Settings
* Planet : Detail - Highest
* Ship : Detail - Highest, Extras - High , Bump - Low
* Building : Detail - Highest, Extras - High , Bump - Low
* Show Mesh Team Colors - Off
* Show Cargo Ship Icons - Off
* Show Planet Elevators - Off
* Use Colored Skyboxes - Off