In anticipation of the launch of Season 1, users of the fantasy RPG action game Diablo IV received a major patch 1.1.0. The changes in player balance introduced by the large-scale update anger and even outrage.
The patch weakened all classes (casters were particularly unlucky), increased the difficulty of Infernal Onslaught, reduced experience gained for killing high-level monsters, critical damage, damage to vulnerable targets, and so on.
Created by a Reddit forum user aka TheMorals Topic with criticism of the patch scored nearly 20,000 favorable ratings: “[Прогресс] in the game and wasn’t lightning quick before, but now it’s a real drag.”.
“Fixed an issue that caused players to enjoy the game. The fun received has been reduced by 140%. Viewership reduced by 70%”reads out the comic description of the patch (see screenshot above) from RybanzTV Twitter.
Now gamers threaten removal Diablo IV after that “ruins all the fun» Patch – for example for Baldur’s Gate 3. On Reddit appeared a comic video in which the wizard teleports to a random location to the Larian Studios game.
Blizzard has already responded to the strong criticism from the community: Community work leader Adam Fletcher (Adam Fletcher) promisedthat the creators will host a stream on July 21st where they will discuss the players’ claims.
Despite the quick reaction, the fans are looking forward to the upcoming broadcast with determination. skeptical: “They will say they are listening and nothing will change”. Meanwhile, the season of plague begins on July 20th.