- Increase performance on NVIDIA 6800 series cards running on high resolution.
- Game crashing under certain conditions in Online Lobby for game running on Windows 98 and Windows ME.
- An internet connection is no longer required to host LAN games.
- A change in the UI relating to people convicted of cheating. People convicted of chronic cheating will no longer be flagged, as there was a bug early on that would convict people of cheating even when they did not cheat.
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