Space Empires V v1.66 US/EU Patches

Patch v1.66 applies to any retail version of Space Empires V
Strategy First Inc. has issued a new patch for Space Empires V, bringing the US version of the latest installment of the series developed by Malfador Machinations to v1.66. Press 'read more' for changelog.
Update: the EU patch is also available for download (thanks: The Patches Scrolls).