Patch 2.0.4 Hotfixes - Updated 4/30

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Below you will find a list of hotfixes recently applied or coming soon that address various bugs or mechanic tweaks.

These hotfixes should not require you to download a new patch. Some of the hotfixes below will go live the moment they are implemented while others may require restarting the game to go into effect. Please keep in mind that some issues cannot be addressed without a client-side patch. Also note that changes to certain abilities will not be reflected in its tooltip until a patch is issued.

Previous hotfixes can be located here: [2.0.1] [2.0.2][2.0.3]

Last Updated - April 30th. Items with an asterisk (*) are most recent.

There are no upcoming hotfixes to report at this time.

The hotfixes listed below are now currently live and implemented.

  • Rat Callers and Tusked Bogans no longer continue spawning additional waves of minions after the second wave is defeated.*
  • Trivial monsters that spawn during events such as 'The Hive' and 'The Demonic Prisoner' no longer provide experience or loot.*
  • Kadala's Legendary drop rate has been increased.
  • Unique Monsters now use the same loot table as Champions.
  • The bonus to Legendary drop rate for Nephalem Rifts has been increased from 25% to 100%
  • The number of chests that spawn across Sanctuary has been reduced.
  • The Unique Ebenezer Samuel no longer spawns 100% of the time on higher difficulties.
  • The following change from the Patch Notes has been reverted:
    • In Campaign Mode, Manglemaw now only drops loot and gives XP before the player progresses to the Chancellor's Tomb quest
  • The profile menu now reports accurate play time for all classes, including the Crusader.
  • Crafting plans purchased from a vendor can no longer be sold back.

  • Shard of Hate
    • Fixed an issue where the internal cooldown for this item's Legendary affix was being reset when dual-wielding.
    • Fixed an issue where this item's Legendary affix did not account for a skill's proc scalar, causing it to proc on every skill use.
  • Follower relics should now roll the appropriate stats for that follower.
  • The following items had game-breaking bugs associated with them that are now resolved. They can once again drop in-game:
  • The Set bonuses from The Shadow's Mantle Class Set should now properly proc for only Demon Hunters.

  • Consecration - Shattered Ground
    • Crusaders should no longer damage themselves with Area Damage when using this skill.
  • Blessed Shield - Shattering Throw
    • Should no longer cause players to deal Area Damage to themselves and allies.
  • Iron Maiden
    • This skill no longer erroneously scales with monster difficulty and provides 6102 Thorns @ level 70.
      • Please note the tooltip will not reflect this value. We plan to rework this skill in a future patch.

Demon Hunter
Upcoming hotfixes have been updated. No new hotfixes are yet live.
Hotfixes have been pushed live. There are no upcoming hotfixes at this time.
Hotfixes are now live. You may need to start a new game to see some changes.

There are no upcoming hotfixes at this time.
Hotfixes have been brought up to date.

There are no upcoming hotfixes at this time.
Upcoming hotfixes have been added.
Hotfixes deployed late last night and are now live across all regions. There are no upcoming hotfixes to report at this time.
A couple of hotfixes were deployed recently and should now be live. There are no upcoming hotfixes to report at this time.

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