A free update for Creative Assembly's PC strategy game Total War: Rome 2 dropped today, introducing a number of balance fixes and a new playable faction, among other additions.

Today's update also enables mod management via Steam Workshop, adding support for player-created gameplay tweaks, texture packs, and cheats.

A full run-down of the latest patch improvements is available at the Total War: Rome 2 wiki. If you want to become better acquainted with the newly playable Seleucid Empire, this article should catch you up.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.