ESO Patch Notes v.5.3.2 – Highlights (PTS)

The Elder Scrolls Online v5.3.2 introduces the Jester’s Festival for testing, which adds a new pet to collect! We’ve also made a number of fixes for the Harrowstorm dungeons, and applied fixes or adjustments for several item sets. Additionally, we’ve implemented one fix for Block and are still investigating additional situations where you may appear to be blocking, but are not gaining the damage mitigation. Size: 288MB.

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Highlights

  • Jester’s Festival
    • Completing your first daily quest each day per account gives you a Stupendous Jester’s Festival Box, which drops a fragment for a new pet, the Sovereign Sow!
  • The Windhelm Scale Tunic pieces now use the appropriate icons per item.
  • Increased the minimum range at which the Reclaimer [in Halls of Fabrication] can summon Ruined Fabricants into the fight.
  • Fixed an issue where jumping or entering water while activating Block could cause your character to fail to gain the benefits of Block.
  • Fixed an issue on the Werewolf introduction quest where your ability bars could be empty. 
  • The following item sets will now more appropriately react to your block state to display their functions:Duneripper’s Scales, Frozen Watcher, Grave Guardian, Hist Bark .
  • A few combat ability changes
    • Iceheart ***Controversial***
      • Reduced the damage shield this set provides to 6050 from 8600. 
      • Reduced the damage per tick to 500 from 770. 
      • Increased the cooldown to 12 seconds from 6. 
  • Practice Siege Repair Kits are now bind on pickup.
  • Power Bash now properly prevents the player blocking during its stagger effect.
  • Fixed an issue where the incorrect Crafting Writ quests were being granted. (likely provisioning)
  • Fixed a few issues that were leading to game crashes.
  • Groups can now be modified while in a Ready Check, but doing so will remove you from the Ready Check.
  • Fixed an issue where you could be temporarily blocked from leaving an Activity Finder queue.
  • Fixed an issue that caused a number of items with “U22” in the name to appear in the guild store name search.
  • GamePad
    • Fixed an issue where the “Furnishing Limit Type” label would not appear correctly on tooltips shown in the Crown Store when inside a house.
    • Fixed an issue where the Crown Store would always open to the ESO Plus tab if you navigated to it from the Announcements screen.

More Information:

https://forums.elderscrollsonline.com/en/discussion/511000/