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WAR: Friday Hotfix Time!

Posted Fri, Nov 14, 2008 by Taea

It's Friday hotfix time for Mythic Entertainment's Warhammer Online. While a change to Black Orcs and Swordmasters was included, the bulk of the patch is focused on quests and Public Quests. Read on for the details.

Combat and Careers

Black Orc

* Da Plan will no longer suddenly reset while using abilities.

Swordmaster

* Balance will no longer suddenly reset while using abilities.

Content

* Fixed an issue with the “Blood Pool’ ability of the Bastion Stair boss Lord Slaurith.
* Fixed an issue with Skull Lord Var'Ithrok in the Bastion Stair that was causing him to stop defending himself.
* Players will be no long be able to reenter the Bastion Stair boss instances while group members are in combat with a boss.

Items

* Shadow Shard: The Shadow Shard used in the Ritual of Murder can only be activated in the Ritual of Light Public Quest as intended.

Quests & Public Quests

* Natural Selection: Corrected an issue with this quest where the Furtive Unicorn would not run into the cave, thus preventing players from completing the quest.
* Stout and Bitter: Adjusted some waypoints in this quest to make them more accurate.
* The Lost Forge: Added a waypoint to make the final step of the quest clearer.
* Control: Added a waypoint to make the final step of the quest clearer.
* The Dwarfs Must Do More!: Fixed an erroneous waypoint in this quest.
* Thorbeck's Assassin: This line of quests will once again display the correct journal entries.
* Something for Our Trouble: This quest will once again display the correct journal entries.
* Soulblight: Revised journal directions to improve clarity and usefulness.
* Recruit Some Orcs: This quest will once again have appropriate journal entries.
* Growing Suspicion: Revised journal directions to improve clarity and usefulness.
* The Brass Legion: Players will no longer see a failure message after successfully completing the first and fifth stages of this Bastion Stair Public Quest.
* Beer Barrel Bash: This public quest will now properly award influence for Greenskin chapter 21.

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