The final beta version of patch 3696 is released today. You can play it by selecting FAF Beta on the left of the Play tab. The patchnotes for this beta can be found at this link: http://content.faforever.com/patchnotes/3696.html
Please leave your feedback in this thread: http://forums.faforever.com/viewtopic.php?f=67&t=15809
PetricPwnz has created a funny, informative, and in-depth video on the main changes here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=emz9WwAOoxM
This balance patch is scheduled for release on 26th May.
– The balance team