Patch 1.04 is a patch for Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs.

Client fixes[edit | edit source]

  • Fixed the Fire Pit bug and exploit.
  • Fixed some out-of-sync bugs.
  • Added fixes to increase the detection of players using multiplayer hacks, cheats and out-of-sync clients in online gameplay.
  • Fixed the text of some cards, units and techs.

New features[edit | edit source]

  • Added custom online scenario support for multiplayer games.
    • Certain conditions, triggers and effects are usable while in ESO.

Balance changes[edit | edit source]

General Changes
  • Town Center wagons now build 33% faster. Train points up to 1.33 from 1.0.
  • Town Centers get a negative bonus versus artillery. Added x.50 factor versus siege.
  • Saloon outlaws improved - reduce train time by 10 seconds.
  • Cavalry Archers improved by increasing their multiplier versus cavalry. Up to x3.0 from x2.25.
  • Spy multiplier versus natives reduced to 4, down from 6.
  • Improved Hussar, Cossack, Uhlan, Axe Rider, and Kanya Horseman ranged resistance armor by 0.10.
Iroquois
  • Starting Travois is not able to transform into War Huts in Nomad Age or Discovery Age. Starting Travois is now called "Discovery Travois" and is a clone of the current unit that can build everything it can now, EXCEPT War Huts.
  • Great House card reduces cost of Town Centers by 25% (down from 50%). Damage is reduced to 50%, down from by 100%.
  • Kanya Horsemen receive x2 bonus modifier versus Artillery.
  • Musket Riders receive x2.5 bonus modifier versus Artillery.
  • Light Cannon range reduced to 32 from 34.
  • Agrarian Ways card changed to provide no cost (set wood, gold, food to 0) for upgrades of Farms and Plantations.
French
  • Thoroughbreds card provides a 15% reduction in both cost and training time. No longer provides a reduction in population cost for Cuirassiers.
Russians
  • Settler Batch trains faster, time reduced by 2 seconds.
Aztecs
  • Eagle Runner Knights reduced hand attack and ranged damage by 2 and increased bonus factor versus Heavy Cavalry and Coyote Runners from x2.5 to x3.
  • Coyote Runners increase speed from 6 to 6.25.
  • The Warchief aura bonus multiplier is increased from x2 to x3.
  • Agrarian Ways card changed to provide no cost (set wood, gold, food to 0) for upgrades of Farms and Plantations.
Spanish
  • Rodeleros hand attack reduced by 2 and increased bonus factor versus cavalry from x3.0 to x3.5.
Portuguese
  • Organ Guns improved versus buildings, siege bonus changed from x0.5 to x0.75.
Ottomans
  • Abus Guns train faster, time reduced 3 seconds, 42 down from 45.
Sioux
  • Dog Soldiers train faster, train points down to 55 from 60.
  • War Club hack armor increased to .20, up from .10.
  • Added 1 starting food crate.
  • Bow Riders reduced in cost. Gold cost was reduced by 25g and bounty changed to 18.
  • Wakina Riflemen attack range reduced by 2 from 20 down to 18.
Germans
  • Improve Dopplesodner unit hitpoints by 30hp.
  • Shipment rate improved from -14% to -10% (1.14 to 1.10)
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