Wesnoth 1.16.6

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Wesnoth 1.16.6

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Wesnoth 1.16.6 is out!
This is a regular maintenance release for the stable 1.16.x series, delivering bug fixes and translation updates. As is the norm for updates to the current stable series, this release is fully compatible with previous 1.16.x versions.

A full list of changes and new features added since version 1.14 can be found in the release notes for this series.

The latest stable version of Wesnoth is published on Steam and regularly receives translation updates between releases.
The latest stable version of Wesnoth is also published on itch.io. A standalone portable download is also available.
Windows installer (488.5 MB)
SHA256 sum: f94f8bee0b5ec1ad75cdd7e0e0f8854f33204df955fec785251457b15bee3c08
NOTE: Due to how expensive it is, Wesnoth's installer is not signed. This often results in the installer being flagged as potentially dangerous by antivirus software because the publisher is unknown.
macOS package (441.0 MB)
SHA256 sum: 93261244ed2d636c3114f3dc29e420382a7bf58a05860af500e41030dc754efc
Source code (475.7 MB)
SHA256 sum: 1fce2c625da53adee4ec62b4e0a810bae1a01c9b893027b10beafaa3a0648501
All known Linux packagers have been contacted, and binaries for your distribution may have already been created. Information about where to get the respective binaries and how to install them, including via Flatpak, can be found on the Linux binaries page in the wiki.

Changes in this release

Read on for more details about the most notable fixes and additions since the previous stable release. A full list of changes may be found in our changelog.
  • Animation fixes
    Animations now display correctly when zoomed and when over water.
  • Movement range after turn end
    The maximum possible movement range of your units is now shown immediately after ending your turn when hovering over them, rather than their remaining movement range.
  • Out Of Sync errors
    Fixed some add-ons causing out of sync errors even when not being used in the current game.
Known Issues
General issues:
  • OneDrive can interfere with Wesnoth’s user config/data directory set-up, leading to all kinds of different manifestations of the issue. There’s no fix available yet. The recommendation for the time being is to avoid syncing the Wesnoth user directory with OneDrive.
General issues:
  • Preprocessor errors corrupt cache (issue #1924). If this happens you have to wipe your cache. That can be done in Preferences → Cache.
If you find any bugs, do not hesitate to report them, but please read the instructions on how to report bugs first! As bug reports in the forums tend to be forgotten, you will get better results using our bug tracker. We require your help for finding and fixing issues, no matter how obvious, trivial, or complicated they seem!

Have fun!
99 little bugs in the code, 99 little bugs
take one down, patch it around
-2,147,483,648 little bugs in the code
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