Update Notes: Thursday, August 8, 2013

Written by Feldon on . Posted in Game Updates & Maintenance, PvP/BG/Proving Grounds

From the EQ2 Forums:

POPULATION / ZONE PROGRESSION
The Cavern of the Crustaceans

  • The zone is now on a persistent timer instead of a lockout timer.

ITEMS

  • The Sentinel: Rewards from the quest , The Crook Cook, are now tradable.
  • AA respec cards can now be destroyed.
  • [eq2u]Vision of the Tranquil[/eq2u] will now persist through death.
  • [eq2u]The Orb of Theer[/eq2u] can no longer proc in PVP combat.
  • Celestial Motes are now classified as Fabled items.

TRADESKILLS

  • [eq2u]Celestial Pie[/eq2u] and [eq2u]Celestial Cake[/eq2u] should now correctly accept dough as a component.

PLAYER HOUSING

  • Corrected an issue where the housing UI would fail to open in city zones. The housing UI can now be opened regardless of zone, though typical restrictions apply for entering a house.

PvP ABILITIES / ALTERNATE ADVANCEMENT
Class Balance

  • Accuracy, Strikethrough, and Multiattack now convert more favorably in PVP.

Warrior

  • Unyielding Will now heals Berserkers for 50% and Guardians for 100% in PVP combat.

Berserker

  • Ward of Rage now wards for less in PVP combat.
  • Battle Frenzy now lasts for 20 seconds and can be dispelled in PVP combat.
  • Blood Rage’s healing amount has been slightly reduced in PVP combat.
  • Wall of Force’s stoneskin trigger threshold is now 15% in PVP combat.

Shadowknight

  • Reaver’s Mania now heals for less in PVP combat.
  • Bloodletter now heals for 50% per trigger in PVP combat.
  • Bloodletter now siphons less health from the group when triggered in PVP combat.
  • Blood Siphon now siphons less health from the group members when cast in PVP combat.
  • Blood Siphon now wards for slightly less in PVP combat.

BATTLEGROUNDS
Gears of Klakanon

  • The amount of damage caused by the murderball now scales up much quicker.

LIVE EVENTS
Tinkerfest

  • Redd will now properly update the quest, The Reticent Tinkerer, even after firing all of his cannonballs.

DUNGEON MAKER / BATTLEGROUNDS

  • Wards should now scale properly.
  • Pet damage will now be calculated using the pet owner’s level.

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Comments (5)

  • uberfuzzy

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    I still had all my Respec cards 🙂

    Reply

  • Chronusxx

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    My vision of the tranquil already persisted through death…

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    • Nessari

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      And mine didn’t.

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  • bob0builder

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    Wards should now scale properly. … But not for mentoring

    Why not scale wards for mentoring and then they don’t have to add the stupid 5 second cool down to the Orange Charm from ST:HM nerfed in last patch

    Reply

  • Liftik

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    Now can you fix Vision of the Void to persist too?

    Reply

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