[PTS] ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 2.7.1 – Crafting Summary

New content coming to ESOTU!The following is an enhanced summary of the crafting related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac. Blue and Purple Recipes destruction now has a confirmation, Master Writ drops improved for equipment writs, Paintings can be found.

Note: This patch is currently on the Public Test Servers

OVERVIEW
The Elder Scrolls Online v2.7.1 is the first incremental patch for the PTS that mainly focuses on fixing issues surrounding our player housing system including homes, furnishings, and the housing editor. Please note that we’re still evaluating our recent balance changes in regards to classes and combat, and plan to make adjustments based on data and your feedback in next week’s patch. You can expect the size of this patch to be approximately 145MB.

Summary

  • All purple and gold recipes now confirm your intent when you try to destroy them in your inventory.
  • Slightly increased the odds in receiving Blacksmithing, Clothier, and Woodworking Master Writs.
  • Added paintings to treasure chests found in the world.
  • You can now properly dye the Colovian Filigreed Hood and Colovian Fur Hood, obtained from the New Life Festival.
  • Mostly bug fixes.

FIXES & IMPROVEMENTS, BASE GAME PATCH

Crafting & Economy
Crafting

  • All purple and gold recipes now confirm your intent when you try to destroy them in your inventory.
  • Corrected naming mismatches for a number of crafted furniture items and their recipes.
  • Increased the skill and material requirements to make the item Wood Elf Trough, Slop. It’s a nice trough, you see.
  • Removed a small number of recipes for furnishings not intended to be crafted.
  • Removed duplicate wording in a small number of recipes and furnishing names.
  • The cooking fire near Donalir in Eyevea can now be used when you are not surrounded by Daedra. It’s much safer and easier this way.
  • Updated the names on various recipes for Redguard canopies, mats, and runners.
  • Updated the basic recipe for a rough military stretcher to involve cloth. Boy, would it be uncomfortable to be carried on a basic wooden rack.

Master Writs

  • Fixed an issue where buying something with Master Writ Vouchers would not update the total in the store UI.
  • Fixed an issue where Enchanting Master Writs invitations were requiring the Aspect Improvement passive instead of the intended Potency Improvement.
  • Fixed an issue causing the reward for all Master Writ quests to be reduced to 1 Writ Voucher.
  • Fixed an issue where crafting a poison Master Writ would not cause the quest to advance.
  • Removed an unattainable style motif from potential equipment Master Writs invitations.
  • Slightly increased the odds in receiving Blacksmithing, Clothier, and Woodworking Master Writs.
  • Fixed a rare issue that could cause a Master Alchemy Writ invitation to require an impossible combination of effects.

Survey Reports

  • Fixed an error preventing Enchanting and Alchemy Survey Reports from being distributed properly, leading to you being consistently sent to single locations.

Exploration & Itemization
General

  • Updated various items, such as raw furnishing crafting materials, to appear in categories more as expected on Guild Traders and other such services.

Merchants

  • Made some minor adjustments to Alchemist merchant offerings so they no longer sell furnishing recipes unrelated to Alchemy.

Housing
Furnishings

  • Corrected the bind-type on a large number of furnishings.
  • Crafting Tables placed in your home will no longer display health bars when targeted, because you can’t kill a crafting table…
  • Corrected the appearance and description of the “Yokudan Tumbler” accolade item. This has also been renamed to “Yokudan Puzzle Column”.
  • Added paintings to treasure chests found in the world. They’re rare! If you find one, cherish it. Or don’t!
  • Fixed an issue where some PvP-specific achievement furnishings were displaying as the incorrect alliance.
  • Target Skeletons placed in homes will now properly glow yellow and red when appropriate.
  • Updated the Bowl of Blood, found on the Achievement Furnisher in Rivenspire. This item is now named “Crimson-Stained Bowl”, and has a new description.
  • Updated the furnishing “Crafting Station, Enchanting” to match its fellows in visual quality.
  • Fixed a number of minor icon issues for some basket and produce box furnishings.
  • Fixed an issue that was preventing a small number of furnishings to play their audio when placed in a home.

FIXES & IMPROVEMENTS, BASE GAME PATCH

Art & Animation
General

  • You can now properly dye the Colovian Filigreed Hood and Colovian Fur Hood, obtained from the New Life Festival.
  • The claws of Khajiit and Argonian player characters will no longer be removed when wearing boots from the following armor sets:
    • Medium Soul Shriven boots
    • Medium Dark Brotherhood boots
    • Light Skinchanger boots
    • Light Malacath boots