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Patch 1.0.4

Well, patch 1.0.4 launched earlier today, with many, many changes. Here is a very brief summary: Inferno nerf. Class buffs. New Legendaries. Improved drop rates from white mobs. Paragon levels. Auction House 6-prop search. Co-op easier. Numerous bug fixes. After … Continue reading

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1.0.4 Datamined Changes

Diablofans has datamined numerous changes to come in patch 1.0.4. My prediction holds that a lot of abilities after the patch will still be useless. They did numerous buffs to certain abilities, but did not address core mechanics besides the … Continue reading

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1.0.4 Demon Hunter and Witch Doctor Changes

Demon Hunter info here, Witch Doctor info here. Buffs to Bola Shot and Entangling Shot. No buff yet to Grenades. Buff of Hatred spenders, including Chakram, Cluster Arrow, and Rain of Vengeance. Buff to pet survivability via pet scaling with … Continue reading

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1.0.4 Wizard and Monk Buffs

Wizard info here, and Monk info here. Hydra runes are being buffed to compete with Venom Hydra. Energy Twister is having its proc coefficient reduced. Various other buffs. Meteor and Arcane Torrent are being buffed. Exploding Palm is being significantly … Continue reading

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World of Warcraft – Mists of Pandarian Cinematic Trailer

Here’s the newly revealed cinematic: The beginning reminds of me of the Warcraft 3: Reign of Chaos intro cinematic, where a human and orc duel, only to be greeted by a more powerful enemy: Could this throwback to Warcraft 3 … Continue reading

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1.0.4 Barbarian Buffs

Here is the official Blizzard link. Bash and Cleave will be buffed. Hammer of the Ancients, Seismic Slam, and Rend will be buffed. The tornado build will not be nerfed. This is a step in the right direction and indeed … Continue reading

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Is the Virtual World Really An Escape From Reality?

[link] – a post from my real-life blog that has particular relevance here.

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