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[PTS] ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 3.2.0 – Crafting Summary

The following is a summary of the crafting and housing related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac.

NOTE: Currently, on the Public Test Server (PTS). Information here is from the patch notes published on their forums.

OVERVIEW

Welcome to The Elder Scrolls Online v3.2.0 and the Clockwork City where you can enter Sotha Sil’s legendary creation and explore his mysterious mechanical world. In addition to new quests to enjoy, you’ll also come across two new world bosses and two delves, plus a new 12-player Trial: Asylum Sanctorium. We’ve also added 12 new item sets, two new Motifs, over 200 new furnishings, and a host of fun, new collectibles.

For players that own The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind, we’ve added a new Battleground game mode – Crazy King – where your team must seize a capture point location that jumps randomly around the map. It’s, well, crazy!

The base game update introduces the highly-anticipated Transmutation system which allows you to change the traits on your gear, including weapons and armors. We’ve also added a trait tracker that will allow you to see whether or not you’ve researched the unique trait on an item.

As always, we’ve supplied everyone with a character template that will let you access the Clockwork City immediately. We’ve also been working hard to improve our templates and what they offer, which is detailed below.

We can’t wait to hear what you think of this latest update, which is approximately 3.7GB in size. Please be sure to utilize the in-game /feedback or /bug features, or post in the official discussion threads on the forums. Thanks, and have fun!

Highlights

  • New World Boss and Delve Dailies
  • New Trial
  • New Item Sets (12)
    • 3 Crafted
    • 3 Zone
    • 6 Trial
  • New Target Dummy: The Precursor
  • 4 New Motifs
    • Apostle and Ebonshadow (Clockwork City)
    • Dreadhorn and Bloodforge (Horns of the Reach)
  • Transmutation (Re-traiting)
  • Trait Tracker with new tooltip icons (Researchable, Ornate, Intricate, Trait Changed)
  • Battleground queues are now divided into 10-49 and 50. This means you will only have level 50 players playing against other level 50 players.
  • 8 New collectibles
  • New Target Dummy: The Precursor
  • Over 200 new furnishings have been added to the game through various sources, many of which can be purchased
  • Clockwork City comes with over 40 new achievements to pursue, with 6 new titles to unlock!
  • Turn in your Crafting Writs at any Writ turn-in site throughout the world, regardless of crafting rank.
  • The Champion Point cap has been raised to 690 points
  • Battleground queues are now divided into 10-49 and 50
    • The level 50 Battleground queue is now CP-enabled.
  • The Master and Maelstrom unique enchantments have been rebuilt as Item Sets
  • Rolis Hlaalu now sells a furnishing Transmute station in exchange for Writ Vouchers
  • Merchants all over the world now sell Empty Soul Gems.
  • Counter traits will now be discovered when they prevent an expected effect from being incorporated into an alchemy craft.
  • AvA Announcements has been added to the Social settings.
  • You can now Filter your furnishings by theme!
  • Changed the “Lorebook Discovered” center screen message to an alert (top right message) so it no longer blocks the text of the lorebook you may be trying to read.

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ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 3.1.8 – Crafting Summary

The following is a summary of the crafting and housing related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac.

OVERVIEW

The Elder Scrolls Online v3.1.8 is an incremental patch that fixes several quest and UI-related issues, in addition to some gameplay bugs involving Lacerate, Befoul, and unlocking the Alliance War skill line. The size of this patch is approximately 123MB.

Highlights

  • Fixed an issue where Master Writs were not displaying the required crafting style in the German, French, and Japanese game clients.

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ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 3.1.7 – Crafting Summary

The following is a summary of the crafting and housing related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac.

OVERVIEW

The Elder Scrolls Online v3.1.7 is an incremental patch that fixes a variety of issues including some itemization and art-related matters (including the issue with the Emperor’s Regalia), high bounties, some changes to the Poison Injection ability, and more. The size of this latest patch is 133MB.

Highlights

  • Fixed an issue where Ra Gada Motif Chapters and Style Items would unintentionally be acquired from treasure chests in Bloodroot Forge or Falkreath Hold.

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ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 3.1.6 – Crafting Summary

The following is a summary of the crafting and housing related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac.

OVERVIEW

The Elder Scrolls Online v3.1.6 is an incremental patch that fixes several issues that occurred after we published Update 15. This includes the Treasure Hunter passive not functioning, issues with repair kits and canceling research, the Infallible Mage item set being stronger than intended, various UI display issues, and more. The size of this patch is approximately 135MB.

Fixes & Improvements

Combat & Gameplay

Combat Fixes & Improvements

Champion System

  • Treasure Hunter: Fixed an issue where this passive was not functioning.

Item Sets

  • Infallible Mage: Fixed an issue where this Item Set’s second 5-piece bonus was granting significantly higher Spell Critical Strike Chance than intended.

Base Game Patch

Exploration & Itemization

General

  • Fixed an issue where using lower-level repair kits on higher-level items could cause your game to crash.

Crafting

  • Fixed an issue that temporarily prevented you from researching items, caused by canceling the same research twice in a row.

 

ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 3.1.5 – Crafting Summary

The following is a summary of the crafting and housing related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac.

OVERVIEW

This update comes in two parts–the DLC Game Pack and the base game patch. The base game patch will be available to everyone who owns The Elder Scrolls Online and the DLC Game Pack will automatically download with it, allowing you instant access to the new content when you purchase it or activate an ESO Plus membership.

Anyone who owns ESO and has an active ESO Plus membership will also automatically have access to the Horns of the Reach DLC Game Pack. If your ESO Plus membership ends or lapses, you will no longer have access to the DLC Game Pack content and areas, but you will still have any items you earned while you had access.

In this update, you’ll be able to explore and conquer two all-new 4 player dungeons – Bloodroot Forge and Falkreath Hold. These dungeons offer new item sets, Monster Masks, achievements and unique rewards!

We’ve also added a new Battlegrounds map – Arcane University – and a new game mode for Battlegrounds: Chaosball. Both of these are available to anyone who owns The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind. You’ll also find that we’ve added several new Medals to support Chaosball.

The base game patch features a number of new features including updates to the Master Writ Merchant, new housing furnishings, and numerous quality of life improvements. These include customizable combat cues, new guild features, research cancelling, bankable Writ Vouchers and Alliance Points, and more. And as always, we’ve made several fixes and improvements to existing content as well.

You’ll also note that we’ve added a new, separate Combat & Gameplay section to the patch notes so it’s clear which changes were done in an effort to improve balance, and which changes are bug fixes or minor improvements.

We hope you enjoy this new update, which is approximately 5.8GB in size.Enjoy!

Highlights

  •  New Dungeons: Bloodroot Forge & Falkreath Hold
  • There are 8 new Item Sets available from the two new dungeons
  • Bull Horns Emote
  • A new displayable trophy and bust from each dungeon, obtained by defeating Domihaus the Bloody Horned in Falkreath Hold and the Earthgore Amalgam in Bloodroot Forge in Normal and Veteran modes.
  • The Hlaalu, Redoran, and Telvanni Motifs are now available
  • Added a guild rank permission for “View Guild Bank Gold” which controls a guild rank’s ability to see the amount of gold stored in the Guild Bank.
  • Can now cancel an active research if you want to start researching something else instead
  • Items can now be locked or unlocked from the improvement screen.
  • Locked items can also be improved, but only if the chance is 100%.
  • Equipped items can now be improved.
  • Added a setting – Combat Cues – in the Gameplay menu that will allow you to control the color and brightness of Friendly and Hostile combat cues.
  • Furniture listed in Guild Stores can now be previewed.
  • Can now deposit Alliance Points and Writ Vouchers into your account bank where they may be withdrawn by any of your characters.
  • Rolis Hlaalu’s gold furnishing plans have been replaced with new stock, so there is now a new gold quality furnishing plan for each profession available.
    • The previously available recipes are being retired for the time being, though they may show up again at some point in the future in his selection or elsewhere.
    • New Home: Hakkvild’s High Hall
    • A number of new recipes and furnishings have been added to the game obtainable by participating in various activites throughout the world.
      • These include but are not limited to harvesting certain types of nodes, participating in Justice activities, and defeating enemies in the new Horns of the Reach dungeons, Coldharbour, and Ayleid Ruins.
    • The Champion Point cap has been raised by a total of 30 points
    • Unified the behavior of crafting Writ delivery sites in Vivec City. These sites are now consistently used for rank one Writs instead of a mix of rank one and maximum rank Writs.
    • The Tel Var Jewelry Lockbox Merchants now sell rings and necklaces directly with no intervening box.
    • Weapons and armor from the Briarheart, Mark of the Pariah, and Trinimac sets will now drop in the full set of normal traits
    • The Orsinium Delve daily quests can now be shared. However, you can still only have one Delve daily in your journal at a time.
    • Added a small chance to recover the blueprint for an hourglass furnishing from priests particularly obsessed with time. Check the Gold Coast, if interested.
    • The values and bonuses of Mundus Stones have been adjusted.
    • Adjusted the values and bonuses of Weapon Traits
    • Numerous item sets were changed
    • Learning a recipe or furnishing plan now unlocks the associated skill line.
    • Eating an alchemy reagent to learn its first trait now unlocks the Alchemy skill line.
    • Adjusted Alchemy Writs so they require Nirnroot less often.
    • Added Poisons to the roster of items requested by Alchemy Writs.
    • Reduced the quantity of Bervez Juice required in blue-quality furnishing Designs to 3 from 6.
    • Updated the Furrier’s Traps found at Clothier Survey sites to be more consistent.
    • Numerous books can now be collected for Eidetic Memory that were once unavailable after quests were completed.

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