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ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 2.7.14 – Crafting Summary

The following is a summary of the crafting and housing related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac. Fix for the inventory capitalization issue and NPC fix. No crafting or housing related changes.

OVERVIEW

The Elder Scrolls Online v2.7.14 is a small incremental patch that fixes two issues that were introduced after last week’s patch. Alessio Guillon, who grants the quest Missing Prophecy, has found his pants, grown in his hair and eyebrows, and is now more talkative. We also fixed the issue where many items had lowercase letters when they should be capitalized. The size of this patch is 104MB.

ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 2.7.13 – Crafting Summary

The following is a summary of the crafting and housing related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac. No crafting or housing related changes.

OVERVIEW
The Elder Scrolls Online v2.7.13 is a small incremental patch that fixes the issue with Bolt Escape not functioning properly, and an issue originating from Unicode Windows login names.

In addition to these two fixes, you can also kick-off the ESO: Morrowind storyline right now by embarking on a new prologue quest, “The Missing Prophecy.” This quest can be picked up from any Inn and will send you on a mission to track and defeat bandits and Daedra, and in the process, uncover a terrifying prophecy that leads directly to the events of ESO: Morrowind. Upon completion of the quest, you’ll receive the Twilight Shard memento that produces a dazzling tribute to Azura.

The size of this patch is approximately 134MB.

ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 2.7.12 – Crafting Summary

New content coming to ESOTU!The following is a summary of the crafting related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac. Fix: Master Writ quests would advance even if the crafted item did not match the required Item Set.

OVERVIEW

The Elder Scrolls Online v2.7.12 is a small incremental patch that fixes an issue with Master Writs, a delve boss found in Craglorn, and also removes some premature text from the Bank Space upgrade item. The size of this patch is approximately 284MB.

FIXES & IMPROVEMENTS, BASE GAME PATCH

Crafting & Economy
Master Writs

  • Fixed an issue where, in some cases, Master Writ quests would advance even if the crafted item did not match the required Item Set.

UI
Crown Store

  • Fixed an issue where the description for the Bank Space upgrade from the Crown Store stated that ESO Plus members would receive double bank space. This is a feature that is being added to our next major update, and is not yet live yet.

ESOTU Spoiler: Jester’s Festival

By decree of your most majestic majesties,
From the depths of their magnificent magnanimity,
Today begins a rule of foolishness and frivolities!
Abolished are concerns of toil, tax, and responsibility,
For this silly season of winsome glee!  — Jester’s Festival Invitation Scroll


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ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 2.7.10 – Crafting Summary

Few details, but a lot of speculation, innuendo, and conspiracy theories.

The following is a summary of the crafting related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac. Unlike previous weeks, I’m posting the entire patch notes this week. Wondering what’s in the latest patch, so am I.

Today’s PC incremental patch for v2.7.10 contains some fixes and updates to the ESO Privacy Policy; all hyperlinks will now direct you to the proper pages, and we’ve added a section for third party marketing. In addition, all humanoid enemies will now utilize the correct combat idle animations that reflect their weapon type.

This patch largely contains a number of fixes for unreleased and future content that is not yet available, including things for future in-game holidays and events, so don’t worry! You’ll see it one day. We are still working on fixes for a number of reported issues including those with the Grouping Tool, issues surrounding Bolt Escape, and more. The size of today’s patch is approximately 1GB in size.

ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 2.7.9 – Crafting Summary

New content coming to ESOTU!The following is a summary of the crafting related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac. Disabling of double alliance points, minor bug fixes, minor changes to Cyrodiil changes.

OVERVIEW
The Elder Scrolls Online v2.7.9 is an incremental patch that fixes several issues surrounding the Grouping Tool, furnishings, and general gameplay. We’ve also re-enabled Champion Points in Cyrodiil and made a few changes to AP gains. In addition, we have adjusted the timeframe that the luxury furnisher Zanil Theran will be present, based on feedback received.

The size of this patch is approximately 730MB. Note the patch size for the English client is going to be slightly larger than German and French due to some minor audio fixes.

NEW FEATURES / UPDATES / BIG CHANGES

[Cyrodiil] Campaign Changes

  • Quest AP rewards will remain doubled.

FIXES & IMPROVEMENTS, BASE GAME PATCH

Crafting & Economy
General

  • Fixed an issue that prevented Sealed Provisioning Writs from being awarded as often as intended.

Housing
Furnishers

  • Zanil Theran, the Luxury Furnisher, will now be present during roughly the same timeframe as Adhazabi Aba-daro the Golden. The Luxury Furnisher will now arrive at midnight UTC on Saturday (Friday at 7:00pm EST), and depart at noon UTC on Monday (Monday at 7:00am EST).

Furnishings

  • Fixed an issue that was occasionally causing furnishings to disappear after a crash.
  • Fixed an issue that prevented the “Redguard Mat, Mirage” furnishing pattern from appearing at Clothing stations.
  • Renamed the “Orcish Grand Table with Furs” furnishing to “Orcish Table with Fur” to better match its appearance.
  • Fixed an issue where the names for the “Khajiit Desk, Faded” and “Khajiit Dresser, Faded” furnishings were switched.

Miscellaneous
General

  • Fixed an issue that could cause your frame rate to drop unexpectedly when placing objects in a home.

ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 2.7.8 – Crafting Summary

New content coming to ESOTU!The following is a summary of the crafting related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac. No documented crafting or harvesting changes.

OVERVIEW
The Elder Scrolls Online v2.7.8 is a small incremental patch that fixes some ongoing performance issues, in addition to several smaller bug fixes including treasure chests found through maps now having a small chance of containing paintings.

In addition to these fixes, we will be disabling Champion Points on all Cyrodiil campaigns to run a series of PvP performance tests; this affects all platforms and megaservers. During this time, Alliance Point gains in all Campaigns will be doubled, both to compensate for lack of Champion Points and also to incentivize everyone to PvP. Campaign durations and leaderboards will not be adjusted during this week. For more information on these changes, please visit this forum post.

The size of this incremental patch is approximately 237MB.

ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 2.7.5 – Crafting Summary

New content coming to ESOTU!The following is a summary of the crafting related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac.

OVERVIEW
Welcome to The Elder Scrolls Online v2.7.5, featuring Homestead! This free update introduces our player housing system with 39 uniquely-themed homes you can acquire throughout Tamriel. With over 2,000 individual decorative and furniture options, plus Furnishing Crafting, you’ll have a lot of options available to make your home truly yours.

In addition to this massive new system, we’ve also added Master Crafting Writs, four new Motifs, and updated several sources of itemization in Cyrodiil and the Imperial City, all of which are detailed below. You’ll also find that we’ve put a focus on improving the balance across all classes and skills.

As always, we’ve made several fixes and improvements to all previously DLC game packs and the base game patch. We can’t wait to have you play our latest update, which is approximately 3.36GB in size. Thanks, and enjoy!

Summary

  • Housing
    • Many furnishings are now interactable (chairs, thrones, etc.)
  • Specialty Furnishings
    • Target Skeleton can be used to practice with new weapons and abilities, or to practice combat in general.
    • Guild Reprints of Shalidor’s Library
    • Standard Crafting Stations
    • Attunable Crafting Stations
    • Unique Objects
      • Dark Anchor Pinions, decoy Elder Scrolls, Undaunted Busts
      • Aquatic-themed decorations while fishing at a fishing hole
      • The Shadowy Supplier will rarely award one of a selection of Dark Brotherhood-themed decorations
  • Furnishing Sourcing
  • Furnishing Crafting
    • Woodworking Blueprints primarily use Heartwood, from lumber nodes.
    • Blacksmithing Diagrams primarily use Regulus, from ore nodes.
    • Clothing Patterns primarily use Bast, from fibrous plants, or Clean Pelts, from beasts and other sources of leather.
    • Alchemy Formulas primarily use Alchemical Resin, from mushrooms and alchemy plants.
    • Enchanting Praxises primarily use Mundane Runes, from runestones.
    • Provisioning Designs primarily use Decorative Wax, from crates, barrels, and other sources of provisioning ingredients.
  • Housing Achievements
  • Master Crafting Writs
    • Maximum-tier Writ reward boxes for all tradeskills now have a chance to provide a special invitation to craft a very specific item or set of items.
    • The frequency of Master Writ invites from standard Writ boxes is based on the overall associated tradeskill mastery possessed by the character.
  • New Motifs: Ebony, Mazzatun, Ra Gada, Silken Ring
  • Imperial City Vendors
    • the Tel Var General Merchant now sells the Superb Imperial Reward box, which has been reduced in price. This vendor now also sells Alkahest, as well.
  • Cyrodiil Vendors
  • There is now a Regional Equipment Vendor in the base camps of Cyrodiil. These vendors sell “Zone Bags” of all Alliances’ home zones.
  • The items in the Zone Bags are typically Blue-quality, with a small chance of being Purple-quality.
  • Cyrodiil Vendor container prices of the containers have been reduced by 75%.
  • Fixed an issue where Nirnroot and Water Hyacinth would incorrectly appear as pools of water in several DLC zones.
  • Waxed Apothecary’s Parcels can now be quickslotted, and will appear in the Consumables section of the inventory.
  • Crafters rejoice! If you have access to the Craft Bag through ESO Plus, you can now deconstruct items and refine materials even when your inventory is full.
  • You will now utilize stolen materials when crafting before consuming materials from the Craft Bag.

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[PTS] ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 2.7.3 – Crafting Summary

New content coming to ESOTU!The following is a summary of the crafting related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac. Most of this patch addresses abilities, item sets, more bug fixes, and housing updates.

Note: This patch is currently on the Public Test Server

OVERVIEW
The Elder Scrolls Online v2.7.3 includes some additional balance tweaks and bug fixes for combat, in addition to numerous fixes surrounding the player housing system. We do have a number of known issues relating to grouping and sitting in chairs, which will be addressed before this update goes live. The size of this patch is approximately 540MB.

Summary

  • Target Skeletons now stack to 200 in the inventory. That’s a lot of skeletons!
  • Added a higher-health Target Skeleton to Rolis Hlaalu’s store: the Robust Target Skeleton. This Target Skeleton makes a better target for those who want to evaluate larger skeleton damage sums over long periods of time.
  • Rolis Hlaalu now sells an envelope that, when opened, will provide a random purple Furnishing Plan.
  • Adjusted the drop chance calculations for Master Writs from Clothiering, Blacksmithing, and Woodworking: now they look at your long-term mastery of their own research information when determining your chance of receiving a Master Writ.
  • Increased the Writ Voucher yield for Akaviri-style items from Master Writs by 10%, and for Orzorga’s Smoked Bear Haunch and Psijic Ambrosia by 25%.
  • After fighting a Target Skeleton, you will now get a report via the chat log indicating your damage per second as well as the length of the fight.
  • Increased the chance to receive furnishing-related rewards from criminal activities like pickpocketing and murder.
  • All homes now load the Unfurnished version by default when previewed. You may swap between the Furnished/Unfurnished versions exactly as before when desired.
  • All furnishings in Cyrodiil are now sold for Alliance Points instead of gold.
  • Items now show whether they are interactable, sittable, readable, lights, animated, crafting stations, or target skeletons on the item tooltip.
  • Updated the pricing of furnishings from Home Goods Furnishers to improve overall consistency.
  • Added Population to the House Information panel. This communicates the current/maximum amount of player characters in your house.

[PTS] ESOTU [PC] Patch Notes 2.7.2 – Crafting Summary

New content coming to ESOTU!The following is a summary of the crafting related changes included in this #ESOTU patch for the PC and Mac. Most of this patch addresses abilities, item sets, and more bug fixes.

Note: This patch is currently on the Public Test Server

OVERVIEW
The Elder Scrolls Online v2.7.2 adds additional balance tweaks and adjustments to all four classes, item sets, and other skill lines. We’ve also fixed a number of issues surrounding housing, furnishings, the editor, and furnishing crafting. You’ll find that we’ve added Developer Comments to some patch notes that should help give you some insight as to why we’ve made the changes we did.

In this patch, we’ve copied all PC EU characters for use in testing. Please note we are still working on a fix for our players on Mac who are running into consistent game crashes.

Thank you to everyone for all your feedback so far! We’d love to hear what you think of this latest patch after you’re able to test out the changes which is approximately 185MB in size.

Summary

  •  You will now utilize stolen materials when crafting before consuming materials from the Craft Bag.
  • Reduced the duration of Major Vitality from potions. The base duration is now 12.5 seconds, down from 47.5 seconds.
  • Adjusted Master Writs so that purple items are more likely to be requested than gold items.
  • Provisioning Master Writs now require either a Food or a Drink, instead of both a Food and a Drink.
  • Increased the cost of Diminished Aetherial Dust to 50 Writ Vouchers from 25.
  • Added a number of additional high-quality furnishing recipes.
  • Adjusted the material price of several recipes. This improves consistency, and generally reduces the number of style items required.
  • Woodworking recipes and furnishings can now be found on Carpenters instead of Woodworkers, matching the distribution for other professions.

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