The most recent build is v2.08, which is compatible with UQM v0.7.0.
Download the Windows files and extract them into UQM's main directory. The default install location is "C:/Program Files (x86)/The Ur-Quan Masters/" on modern Windows systems.
Download the effects package and place it to UQM\content\addons. Do not extract this zip.
Run uqm-improved-netmelee.exe to play.
We are looking for someone to build the Balance Mod on OS X. Please submit your binary to Github for review.
Debian, Ubuntu and derivatives
Binary DEB packages for Debian stable, as well as current (and LTS) Ubuntu are available here on i386 and amd64; download the binary for your distribution and install with:
sudo dpkg -i <package name>
Users of other versions, distributions, or architecures can build DEBs from source using the instructions here.
Here is the source code and the effects package. Compiling the game on Linux and Linux-like systems should be identical to compiling the original UQM code: Install the required dependencies and run ./build.sh uqm