Patch Notes – July 27, 2011

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Published on: July 27, 2011

LIVE EVENTS

Dragon Ring and Wizard Spire Rebuild Events

  • Entering the event area should now check what quests the player has and what stage the event is on. If the player has a quest from a previous stage the quest should be updated. If the player does not have the current quest it will be offered to the player.
  • For the final encounter in both events when a player engages the encounter they will be offered the quest for that encounter if they do not have it already.
  • The Wizard Spire Replica should now be purchasable for 25 tokens if the event has been completed.
  • The Pocket Wizard Spire is now heirloom instead of no trade.
  • The Pocket Dragon Ring is now heirloom instead of no trade.
  • Using the wizard spire teleport from within a guildhall should now offer Eastern Wastes wizard spire if the event for it has been completed.
  • Text has been corrected when mousing over the Eastern Wastes option on the travel map.

PvP MERCHANTS / ITEMS

  • Rage-Fused and Reinforced Armor is now visible for all buyers.
  • All armor sets should now display their name correctly.
  • PvP merchants should now request the correct faction for all items.
  • The Crystal of Discord is once again available for purchase.

Patch Notes – July 26, 2011

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GENERAL

  • Fixed a bug that would cause /camp login to sometimes go to character select even if a character was given.

POPULATION / ZONE PROGRESSION

  • Sullon’s Spire and Tallon’s Stronghold x4 raid zones (NOT challenge mode)
  • Several of the encounters in these zones have been made less powerful so that the challenge from these zones is more in line with the rewards.

QUESTS

Heritage

  • It should no longer be possible to create a situation where the Head Usher in the Tower of Frozen Shadow cannot be spawned for the Skinning Knife subquest Unhappily Ever After.

The Fanged Sea

  • The valkyrie event in The Fanged Sea can once again be completed.

LIVE EVENTS

Dragon Ring Rebuild Event

  • Kreegar Krikneck should no longer require challenge mode debuffs to complete the encounter.
  • Attacking NPCs should no longer despawn while in combat.

Wizard Spire Rebuild Event

  • Attacking NPCs should no longer despawn while in combat.

Patch Notes – July 21, 2011

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Published on: July 21, 2011

GENERAL

  • You can now use “/camp login” to get back to the client login screen.

POPULATION / ZONE PROGRESSION

Temple of Rallos Zek [Challenge]

  • The Idol of Rallos Zek’s falling debris should work normally now.

ITEMS

  • The Heirloom tag has been removed from a few crafted Drunder weapons.
  • The Incandescent Swiftwing is now flagged as heirloom.

QUESTS

Tower of Tactics

  • The Art of War: It should no longer be possible for one of Vallon’s maps to spawn in a ledge in Lady V’uul’s room that is inaccessible.

Patch Notes – July 19, 2011

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POPULATION / ZONE PROGRESSION

  • Debuffs cast by enemies that inflict health and power damage when casting spells should no longer interrupt the caster or cause certain spells to get stuck in reuse.

Eastern Wastes

  • You may now respawn at the bridge in Eastern Wastes if you die nearby.

Fortress of Drunder

  • Players should now be able to zone back out to Fortress of Drunder again using the exit door in the following instances:
    • Strategist’s Stronghold
    • Tallon’s Stronghold
    • Tallon’s Stronghold [Challenge]
    • Tower of V’uul

Temple of Rallos Zek [Challenge]

  • The Idol of Rallos Zek’s falling debris should no longer target dead players. Their health has been slightly reduced.

Tower of Tactics

  • Vallonite Shadow Stalkers will now respawn much less often.

Strategist’s Stronghold

  • Prime Shini-Zonn Hypatia will wait longer to hate shuffle after casting Fortification of Blades and she will hate shuffle less. Her saddened soul sliver’s health has been slightly reduced.

Spire of Rage and Tallon’s Stronghold [Heroic]

  • Spire of Rage and Tallon’s Stronghold have had their difficulty lowered slightly. Some bosses, primarily in Tallon’s Stronghold, are more forgiving.

Tallon’s Stronghold

  • During the General Zevitus (and company) fight, priests should no longer be targets of combat madness unless they are the only targets available. The retribution spell (cast on players taking hostile action when Backlash is on them) now does less damage.
  • General Zevitus has Unbridled Fury of the Divine on him so that he is now debuffed by priests rather than fighters. Bolt of Madness should only affect 2 players each time it is cast.

Kael Drakkel

  • Soren the Vindicator: Soren’s temple destroyers have less health. The Diaku invaders now lock to Soren’s hate list and their power drain has been slightly reduced. Resonating Blows now has a better chance of mitigating power damage.

Sullon’s Spire

  • Hragdold the Frenzied’s Clawstorm will not tick as quickly in non-challenge mode.

QUESTS

Throne of Storms

  • If a player in the group that is not on the quest “End of Immortality” picks up “An Enormous Metal Key”, the quest will still be updated for other members that have the quest.

Lesser Faydark

  • Corruption in the Faydark: Th’las Wildwood is no longer stuck inside a mushroom.

MOUNTS

  • Fixed an issue where pets would disappear when leaping and gliding.
  • Fixed an issue where leaper/glider abilities were not being properly disabled while underwater with water breathing/walking abilities, such as Abominus, active.

ITEMS

  • The first two tiers of Velium Shard Armor should now require less Velium Shards.
  • The amount of ore obtained from smelting down a piece of Drunder loot has been doubled.
  • Warlord’s Sabatons of the Citadel should now have Focus: Rampage IV.
  • Myrmidon’s Sabatons of the Citadel should now have Focus: Call to Arms VII.

Patch Notes – July 13, 2011

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Published on: July 13, 2011

GENERAL

  • Fixed a bug where clients could crash when viewing a flythrough.

Patch Notes – July 12, 2011

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GENERAL

  • Fixed a bug where you could relinquish your home and cause your guild hall to be relinquished too!

MOUNTS

  • Gliding mounts will no longer port up into the air after using certain teleports.
  • Players using leapers and gliders should appear to move smoother when viewed on other player’s clients.

POPULATION / ZONE PROGRESSION

  • The normal mode x4 raid zones (Temple, Throne, Kraytoc’s and Drunder zones) require less critical mitigation than before. Players with less critical mitigation should have a better chance for survival.

Tallon’s Stronghold

  • Tallon’s Stronghold x4 raid is now available to all players. There is no kill pre-requisite in Sullon’s Spire to enter the normal mode of this x4 raid zone.

Temple of Rallos Zek: Foundations of Stone [Challenge]

  • The greater warboar adds in the statue of Rallos Zek fight have lower max health (Challenge mode only).

Throne of Storms:Hall of Legends

  • Players can target themselves with the echo fragment or elemental shard of frost items in order to cure certain effects Arch-Magistor Modrfrost casts on you. Note that this change affects normal mode only, NOT challenge mode.

Citadel of V’uul

  • Arch Confessor Aytali: Cutting Tear now does less damage and is no longer cast directly on the spawn by Essence of Greed.
    The larger encounters of V’uulian war boars now do less damage and have less multi-attack.

The Fortress Spire

  • The bridge leading to Bouont Crushingfist can now be activated by using the lever located beneath the main spire platform once the Bookie encounter has been defeated.

Everfrost

  • Added respawn points in the following areas of Everfrost: Bitterwind Trench, Guardian’s Gulch, Hollowfrost Grove, and The Lady’s View.

Runnyeye

  • You can now respawn at the beginning of the zone if you die in Runnyeye: The Overlord’s Throne Room.

Cazic Thule

  • You can now respawn at the beginning of the zone if you die in Cazicthule: Sanctum of Fear.

Wailing Caves

  • Using an evacuation spell within Wailing Caves will now take you to the beginning of the zone instead of outside in Commonlands.

TRADESKILLS

  • The timed writ; Better Than a Stone now requires 60 Totems of the Bat to be made instead of 9.

QUESTS

  • The Drunder Mission: The Art of War will once again update for the group.

Patch Notes – July 6, 2011

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Published on: July 6, 2011

POPULATION / ZONE PROGRESSION

All x4 raid zones

  • NPC’s that spawn dynamically during a fight with Symbiotic Aura/Cooperative strike now spawn without that ability. They gain the ability 6 secs after they have spawned.

Temple of Rallos Zek: Foundations of Stone [Challenge and Normal]

  • Players have more time to damage Prime Cornicen Muderrad before Temple Destructors appear.

Kraytoc’s Fortress of Rime [Challenge]

  • Eireen the broken no longer has a knockback effect.

Throne of Storms: Hall of Legends [Challenge and Normal]

  • Static storm elementals have less health in the Imperator Kolkseggr fight. The curses you must cure in the Arch-Magistor Modrfrost fight now last 13 secs instead of 10 secs giving players more time to react.

Throne of Storms:Hall of Legends [Challenge]

  • In the King Tormax fight, the phantasmal remnant will no longer aoe the first second it first spawns.

Sullon’s Spire [Challenge and Normal]

  • Ragebourne Gregor Haldane will try and choose fighters and scouts as targets when he and his clone teleport randomly.
  • Challenge mode Gregor Haldane and clone lose their cooperative strike for 4 secs from the time they teleport.

Spire of Rage

  • Choleric Fires will do less damage now. Rage, Chaos, and Doubt now has 8 seconds to be cured before it casts a 6 second uncurable stifle.

Tower of Frozen Shadow

  • High Priest Mohnt and Dizzina the Lulled should no longer lock players out of the loot chest if they are killed by a pet.
  • Quests that target High Priest Mohnt and Dizzina the Lulled should now update properly when they are killed by a pet.

ITEMS

  • Fixed a few issues with some white adornments being unable to adorn all items in their stated slots.
  • Champion’s Skullcap equip level is now 86 instead of 90.
  • Forest Stalker’s Lacerating Coif now properly requires Ry’Gorr faction instead of Thurgadin faction.

Patch Notes – July 1, 2011

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Published on: July 1, 2011

QUESTS

Tenebrous Tangle

  • The quest “Follow the Bot” should once again update properly.

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