The Blender Foundation released the 2.78 version of Blender today and it's already available on SheepIt render farm.
Look at the release announcement:
Blender Foundation and the blender.org developer community are proud to present the official Blender 2.78 release.
The main highlights of this release are:
* Cycles: Cycles now supports rendering spherical stereo images for VR.
* Grease Pencil: Reworked to be similar to other 2D drawing softwares.
* Alembic: Initial basic support in Blender.
* Improvements to Bendy Bones for Easier and Simpler Rigging.
* Eleven new add-ons.
* And: 100s of bug fixes and other improvements!
Presently, SheepIt-renderfarm supports Blender 2.70a, 2.71, 2.72b, 2.73a, 2.74, 2.75a, 2.76b, 2.77a and now 2.78.You can see all binaries available on this page: binaries.
on October 26th 2016, Blender 2.78 have been updated to 2.78a
on February 27th 2017, Blender 2.78 have been updated to 2.78c
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Filmic blender support!February, 23rd 2017
20 million rendered frames!December, 12th 2016
New website!September, 5th 2016
Blender 2.77a available!March, 23rd 2016
10 millions rendered frames!March, 8th 2016
100 years of rendering!January, 7th 2016
Blender 2.76 available!October, 13th 2015
5 millions rendered frames!July, 5th 2015
Blender 2.75 available!July, 2nd 2015
4 millions rendered frames!May, 14th 2015
Blender 2.74 available!April, 1st 2015
3 millions rendered frames!March, 3rd 2015
Blender 2.73a available!January, 10th 2015
Client source code goes free!November, 20th 2014
2 millions rendered frames!October, 30th 2014
Blender 2.72b available!October, 6th 2014
Blender 2.71 available!June, 26th 2014
1 million rendered frames!May, 11th 2014
Blender 2.70a available!March, 20th 2014
500,000 rendered frames!February, 6th 2014
200,000 rendered frames!November, 12th 2013
Blender 2.69 available!October, 31st 2013
Support of single frameSeptember, 17th 2013
Blender 2.68a available!July, 23rd 2013
GPU supportedMay, 27th 2013
Cumulated render time reccord broken!May, 9th 2013
Blender 2.67 available!May, 7th 2013
Blender 2.66a available!May, 5th 2013
Blender 2.65 available!December, 10th 2012