The new engine sounds like good news all around, and will bring lots of streamlining when it comes to actually developing 4X games for Paradox.
Paradox have just published their financial report for the period from January to June 2018, and things are definitely looking good for them. Here's a short summary.
The next story expansion for Stellaris will be available soon, which will take players to mysterious new regions of space filled with wonders and horrors.
Build your very own gigantic space Stargate.