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The patch 9 beta is now live! Patch 9 brings further enhancements and improvements to performance, unit behaviours, unit balancing and much more. Please visit the Total War wiki for the full list. You can find them (here).
To get the patch, you’ll need to subscribe to Rome II beta patches in Steam:
1) In the Steam Games Library, right-click ‘Total War: ROME II’ and select ‘Properties’.
2) In the properties window, select the ‘BETAS’ tab.
3) In the ‘Select the beta you would like to opt into’ drop-down box, select ‘patch9beta’.
Also, please bear in mind this patch is still in the beta, and if you find it causes you any problems, you can always roll back by unsubscribing.
Any feedback you may have, please take them over to our forum thread (here) where it can be compiled.
Please consider uninstalling all Mods (until confirmed compatible from the mod creator) before playing and you may wish to start a new campaign to see the full effect of all balance changes.
Patch 9 has been updated with some addition fixes. New build number is 9383.488839
Patch 9 has been updated with some addition fixes. New build number is 9414.489846
The additions have been included in the patch notes on the wiki.