Do they have any updated PTR notes anywhere?
Not as yet. The PTR went live last Thursday, in the mid-afternoon Pacific time.
If they do a mid-PTR update at a similar time, it’s still going to be a few hours away.
Today is also Veteran’s day in the US so we may not get a patch or even patch notes today.
P.S. if you’re a vet, THANK YOU for your service.
Hello. When will the PTR be repaired?
When they flick the switch.
PTR 2.7.2 11/12 update is now live.
- For tracking and listening purposes leaderboards have been wiped
- Updated patch notes can be found in the blog
I just looked at…
…and the date on it says 11/11/2021, and has no red text indicating changes, and there’s nothing in the Bug Fixes section. (Yes, I hard refreshed with Ctrl+F5 to ensure it wasn’t a cached old version).
It’ll take a little bit to load. For now you can grab the information here
Edit - It’s up on all sites now.
Great, let’s go back to it
Blog is updated now \o/
You’ve fixed the issue of players being able to socket a soul shard into an off-hand weapon.
However, whatever method you used to fix this means that it’s now impossible to socket a gem into any off-hand item. This means you can’t put standard gems such as Amethysts, Diamonds, Emeralds, Rubies and Topazes into off-hands. So, any class that dual-wields can’t, for example, put an emerald into an off-hand weapon for 130% CHD.
Seems to be working for me…
Happened to me as well, can’t put an emerald into a weapon on my equipped off-hand weapon.
And can’t equipped a socketed weapon.
Edit: can’t use the item that had the Shard in it. Crafted a new Fist weapon (only Lvl 28 here), put a socket in, can socket the equipped off hand. Might be actually a PTR only bug with equipped weapons that had their shard removed bythe patch.
Edit 2: I can’t even enchant the item at the Mystic. Looks like this items is borked beyond repair.
This is only a problem until you log off and back on. I couldn’t socket an emerald in my off hand barb mighty weapon. But, removing it from my character sheet, logging off, and back on fixed it. Now I can socket any normal gem in the off hand.
Time to start using the bug report
- Firebird’s Finery (6-piece bonus): You gain
2500%5000% increased damage while Ignite is applied to a target. Hitting an Ignited enemy with a non-channeling fire spell deals Ignite damage multiplied by Combustion stacks. Pets cannot trigger this effect
Holy fuster cluck, they actually listened to player feedback.
- Updated Ring of Emptiness to benefit attacks from all non-Fetish pets.
So ring of emptines now works whit non-fetish pets. Does that mean Helltooth Garg biuld is now a bit stronger?
Yeah, based on math the Helltooth Garg should be 9GR+ stronger with that buff alone.
Hell… F***ing… Yesssss. Finaly
Ring of Emptiness is up to 4x damage multiplier. That alone is 9GRs. That should bring several builds in to more competitive level.
I don’t think it’s still enough to bring WD up to level with other classes but it’s a start. It should help builds that have fallen into obscurity.