On Tuesday, Bungie launched an enormous patch focusing on Future 2’s Stasis — the sport’s latest energy set — to the reduction of Future’s hardcore PvP neighborhood. Hotfix 126.96.36.199 fixes just a few bugs, however primarily it targets the oppressive energy of Stasis, particularly within the recreation’s multiplayer enviornment.
For an entire record of patch notes, scroll down.
One of many greatest modifications for all three lessons is to the Duskfield grenade. The grenade’s pull radius is a few third of what it was, from 9.5 meters to six meters. The grenade subject additionally doesn’t sluggish gamers as shortly. Stasis Crystals additionally deal lowered Shatter harm, that means they gained’t be as harmful to close by gamers.
Hunters, Titans, and Warlocks all noticed some particular person modifications as nicely. Hunter’s Shatterdive now has a four-second cooldown, and Wither Blade offers much less harm to gamers in PvE. Titans not freeze close by gamers when activating Glacial Quake, and so they take extra harm whereas Supering. Warlocks truly obtained a buff to their Tremendous’s monitoring in PvP, however the detonation for frozen targets now scales down.
Many of those modifications solely apply to PvP, and most of those skills needs to be simply as potent in PvE as they have been every week in the past.
Listed here are the official patch notes for Hotfix 188.8.131.52.
- Mounted a problem the place gamers may respawn into the void, immediately bringing an finish to their feeble makes an attempt to outlive this exercise at Grasp issue.
- Mounted a problem the place “Immune” textual content seems when gamers deal harm to the Excessive Celebrant.
- Mounted a problem the place gamers would die immediately in the event that they stood in a selected spot of the Quitter’s Nicely in Tangled Shore.
- Mounted a problem that prevented Scan and Heroic VIP patrols from showing on Europa.
- Mounted a problem the place gamers may regenerate infinite Tremendous power from teammates operating via hallways.
- Mounted a problem the place gamers would incorrectly obtain an “on-line privileges” dialog when making an attempt to launch particular Battlegrounds actions or the Battlegrounds playlist with a fireteam member who hadn’t unlocked the exercise.
- Mounted a problem the place the Cabal Pyro Flamethrower projectile generated plenty of community utilization, resulting in unusual combatant behaviors inside Battlegrounds actions.
- Mounted a problem the place the Prismatic Recaster was not displaying all obtainable engram sorts on a single web page.
- Up to date Mantle of Battle Concord to perform in PvP.
- Grants small quantity of tremendous power when defeating Guardians with weapons matching the harm kind of your Tremendous.
- Grants small harm bonus when defeating enemies with weapons matching the harm kind of your Tremendous whereas your Tremendous is full, however at a shorter period than while you defeat combatants in PvE.
- Mounted a problem that induced Eyes of Tomorrow to do much less harm than meant towards yellow bar enemies.
- Mounted a problem the place Guardians may embrace their darker aspect and harm their teammates utilizing the Frenzy perk.
- Added Unrelenting as a attainable perk for THE SWARM Machine Gun.
- Eliminated harm resistance from Shatterdive.
- Added a 4s cooldown between activations of Shatterdive.
- Decreased Withering Blade harm towards gamers from 90 to 65 harm. PvE harm is unchanged.
- Decreased Withering Blade sluggish stacks utilized to gamers from 60 to 40 stacks. PvE sluggish stacks are unchanged.
- Decreased the goal acquisition vary of Withering Blade after it impacts a participant from 12m to 8m. Vary after impacting PvE enemies is unchanged.
- Eliminated AoE freeze towards gamers on Tremendous solid. Will nonetheless freeze PvE enemies on solid.
- Decreased harm resistance whereas in Tremendous from 60 p.c to 50 p.c.
- Elevated the power value of utilizing Shiver Strike whereas in Glacial Quake from three p.c to seven p.c Tremendous power.
- Utilizing the combo of a Shiver Strike right into a Heavy slam assault will now value the total Tremendous power of each the Shiver Strike and the slam (this beforehand solely value power for the slam).
- Elevated downwards velocity utilized to Shiver Hanging gamers when they’re slowed to extra shortly pull them out of the air.
- Mounted a problem the place Shiver Strike (or Thundercrash) may get the participant caught towards mushy ceilings in Crucible maps.
- Improved monitoring of Winter’s Wrath projectiles, now monitoring power decays from its max worth over 10s as a substitute of two.2s.
- Elevated the dimensions of the Warlock Tremendous projectile’s proximity detonation radius 1.5m – 1.65m.
- The proximity detonation now begins at its largest and scales all the way down to 40 p.c over time.
- Decreased Penumbral Blast harm towards gamers from 80 to 30 harm. PvE harm is unchanged.
- Mounted a bug the place Iceflare Bolts would repeatedly attempt to change targets.
- Elevated goal acquisition vary of Iceflare Bolts by 33 p.c.
- Elevated turning velocity of Iceflare Bolts to allow them to extra successfully hit close by targets.
- Decreased the quantity of Tremendous power refunded when cancelling Chaos Attain early.
Common Stasis Tuning
- Decreased how strongly Duskfield Grenade pulls gamers inwards, successfully decreasing the pull vary from 9.5m to ~6m. PvE pull impulse is unchanged.
- Decreased the sluggish stacks utilized to gamers by the grenade detonation from 20 to 10 stacks. Detonation sluggish stacks are unchanged in PvE.
- Decreased the sluggish stacks utilized to gamers on every tick of the grenade from ten to 5 stacks. Per-tick sluggish stacks are unchanged in PvE.
- Adjusted the UI presentation of the “Slowed” standing to show sluggish stacks as X/100 as a substitute of X/10, to extend readability when including sluggish stack quantities which are fewer than ten.
- Decreased crystal shatter harm towards gamers from (85 max, 55min) to (55 max, 25 min). PvE harm is unchanged.
Whisper of Chains
- Decreased Whisper of Chains harm resistance bonus whereas in Tremendous from 25 p.c to 5 p.c. Harm resistance when not in Tremendous is unchanged. This solely impacts harm from different Guardians.
Stasis Fragment Quests
- Considerably lowered goal completion values for all Crucible fragment quests.
Bounties and Pursuits
- Mounted a problem the place gamers may earn Unique Cyphers with a full stock, ensuing within the lack of their reward.
- Mounted a problem that prevented the “Trash the Thresher” Triumph from finishing even when the circumstances have been met.
- Reset raid completion time stat trackers for any participant who has precisely 5 minutes time recorded within the stat tracker.
- Mounted a problem that prevented unhealthy luck safety for Eyes of Tomorrow from accumulating correctly on accounts the place gamers raided on a number of characters.
- Further particulars could be discovered within the This Week at Bungie – 3/18/2021 article.
- Mounted points with the Frozen in Time decoration for the Unique Pulse Rifle No Time To Clarify.
- The decoration will not show “Unique Merchandise” which prevented gamers from socketing it.
Chosen Seal and Title Necessities
- Changed the “Certain in Reminiscence” Triumph with “All of the Scattered Reminiscences” to make sure gamers who missed every week of enjoying the Presage exercise may earn the seal earlier than the Season ended.