Paradox Interactive has announced that not only is the sixth major expansion for Europa Univeralis IV, The Cossacks, now available, but the game is getting a new 1.14 update as well.
The Cossacks allows players to plunder their neighbours with hordes so their tribes remain happy and loyal. Razing the lands of enemies allows them to gain power and advance in technology - or reform into a settled nation. The expansion also adds the concept of Estates, which bring their own brand of internal politics to represent such factions as the Magnates of Poland-Lithuania as well as, of course, the Cossacks of the Russian steppes.
The list of official features includes:
The launch of the expansion also brings an update with a massive amount of additions and fixes, mostly involving incorporating many of the expansion's features into the rest of the game, but also a bunch of fixes, tweaks and additions. Gamers interested in checking out the long change log can read it on the official forum.