Starbase Update Patch Notes (EA Build 723) – Dec 2, 2021

Starbase update (EA Build 723) released on PC (Steam). According to the official Starbase patch notes, the latest update added new features, capital ships fixes, and more.

Previously, a big update was released with various bug fixes and changes. Unfortunately, since the release, players are facing several issues. Starbase patch will fix a few of these issues.

Read more details below.

Starbase Patch Notes (December 2, 2021)

New Features and Major Updates

  • Players now drop their inventories in boxes after dying or insurance transferring (does not include armor sets)

Capital Ships

  • Fixed supply conduit module snapping issues


  • Deleting company owner will set someone else as company owner


  • Fixed an issue with handheld Paint Tool secondary action (Mouse 2) not working on some items
  • Fixed an issue with handheld Paint Tool painting differently compared to the Ship Designer Paint Tool

Easy Build Mode

  • Easy Build Mode is now enabled if a module of a correct type is selected from quickbar inside an Easy Build Mode area

Easy Build Mode – Stations

  • Fixed an issue where area component budget UI was not being shown while in a Factory Hall Area

Factory Hall Areas

  • Fixed issues where players could manipulate Factory Hall Area contents without access to the Area
  • Fixed an issue causing the chat message for Easy Build Mode enabled not being shown while inside Factory Hall Areas


  • Players now drop their inventories in boxes after dying or insurance transferring (does not include armor sets)
  • Fixed an issue where excess Ore disappeared when stacking Ore from container to Station Storage
  • Fixed an issue where transferring Ore to full Station Storage caused the Ore to stack on top of itself
  • Improved grabbing zoom logic
  • Unified visuals and behavior of items in quickbar regardless if dragged from inventory or crafting tab

Player Stations

  • Fixed an issue where the player could not connect modules from the founding area to the expansion areas from the whole area

Ship Designer

  • Thruster Exhaust visualization now available


  • Fixed an issue where Tripod zoom stayed on when leaving a Tripod without player gravity changing
  • Changed Tripods to be placeable on objects inside Factory Hall Areas
  • Remote Explosives now combine with other nearby explosives when detonating
  • Fixed a visual issue where player’s hands were visible while on a Tripod on a fast moving ship

PTU Only

  • Fixed controls UI and Integrity Check button overlap
  • Fixed an issue where Moon Base Foundation Modules could be dig out of the planet
  • Fixed an issue causing Ore Veins to duplicate themselves when multiple players were nearby
  • Added a Public Test Universe only category in Ship Designer

Download free Starbase patch (EA Build 701) on PC.

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