Total War: Rome II Patch 9 Deployed

It will be automatically applied to your game on restarting - it is recommended to disable any mods until their authors can update them
Creative Assembly has issued the ninth patch for Total War: Rome II bringing a major list of improvements and tweaks to all areas of game, with battles forming a key focus. Many of the game's units have undergone cost, statistic and ability rebalancing, and a number of technical aspects of the battle-engine have been enhanced, including performance, pathfinding, siege-engine usage, unit formations and much more.
For the full, extensive list of improvements and bug fixes, visit this page.