The UX improvements started with "The Basics", a set of instructions which would display when a player entered a new section for the first time. For example, here is the one for Combat:
This past week, at the urging of a new player named "Jj", I finally got around to adding the movement point and gold costs to most actions. A simple thing to be sure, but one I strangely resisted. Here is an example showing how much it costs to pray for honor:
A majority of actions now display this information (I can think of 3 which don't; I'm still figuring out how to display the information). Rather than hope for the best or asking around, players now have access to this vital information instantly.
Jj has also been kind enough to create a Tumblr page for Conquest!. This new page, combined with the Wiki that AgedWizard and Deathmagnet have been working on, provide Conquest! with the best documentation it has had in its 23-year history. Thank you!!!
Another addition this week is the ability for players to delete entries from their journal. The journal tracks promotions, establishing/losing kingdoms, markets which are favorable, heroes and artifacts, etc. It is limited to 100 entries and will automatically overwrite older ones, which could lead to the loss of some important information. Players can now manage this better by deleting unwanted entries: