Stable update r163 is a performance and stability update over r158.2 covering a total of 36 changes. For the full details of changes since r158.2, see the intervening build changelogs. In summary this includes:
- r159 (10 changes): Wii U support
- r160 (6 changes): Bug fixes and performance improvements
- r160.2 (3 changes): Fix for WebGL effects, updated node-webkit version
- r161 (10 changes): Bug fixes and performance improvements
- r162 (7 changes): Bug fixes and performance improvements
There are further changes in this release (r163) that are detailed in the changelog below.
Since r158.2 we've also made two blog posts:
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We strongly recommend all users update to this stable release to take advantage of new features and avoid running in to bugs or compatibility issues we've already fixed. We'll shortly be getting back to our beta releases cycle; if you'd like to try updates and new features sooner and help test them, you can also update to our public beta releases. You can opt-in to beta updates from Preferences, or follow beta release announcements on our Facebook, Twitter or Google+ pages.
Our next release cycle will also be dedicated to the introduction of a new online multiplayer feature. Occasionally we run public tests which are useful for getting real-world results. Stay tuned on our Facebook, Twitter and Google+ pages for announcements of upcoming tests. We'll also be announcing further details on our blog shortly!