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.

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We are pleased to announce the coming eighth release of the Maelstrom mod for SoaSE.

Posted by soase-maelstrom on May 4th, 2012

Highlights (Release 8)

Balance
- changed logistics of TA and Norlamin frigates comparible to that of the original races
- ability 'illusion fighters' for TA Excelceor capitalship no longer requires research
- Reduced TA Colony Capitalship (Excalibur) shields and firepower (Balanced against TA Battle Capitalship)

Graphics
- storm particle effects
- fractured planet debris particle effects
- updated skyboxes

Models (updated)
- Norlamins Frigate: heavy;
- TA Starbase;
- TA Frigates: Carrier, Subversion ship, Colony;
- TA Capitals: Dread, Siege, Carrier, Support, Colony, Battle;
- TA Support:  Fighter, Bomber;

Sound
- updated original races Dreadnought and Titans voices
- added additional voices to dreads and Titans

Maps & Manuals
- added 21 galaxy maps

Other
- TA Capitalship Thunderbolt renamed Nemisis
- TA Capitalship Galactica renamed Invictus

Thanks to all those who contributed by giving feedback and sharing ideas. A special thanks to UncleJ for his musical compositions and to malanthor for testing and ideas.

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Released Jul 28, 2010
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