Updates for March 13, 2019

March 13, 2019

*** Highlights ***

– Added tabs to chat windows. See the UI section for more details.
– Look to the Marketplace this month for the Gnomish Heritage Crate. Each crate contains a random item. Trade these Gnomish Heritage items to your friends or collect them all yourself!
– Added new emotes. See Miscellaneous for more information below.
– Updated the appearance of the Gloomingdeep Mines.
– This Saturday the 16th, keep an eye out for brand new progression servers and new content featuring: Gnome Memorial Mountain!

*** Items ***

– Corrected the spell description of Drogan Goblin Familiar.
– The evolving Efreeti Boots and White Satin Gloves will now accept Hero’s Forge ornaments in their evolved state.
– Look to the Marketplace this month for the Gnomish Heritage Crate. Each crate contains a random item. Trade these Gnomish Heritage items to your friends or collect them all yourself!
– Corrected the cast proc on Bloodstaff to the higher damage Sympathetic Blaze of Fire VI.
– Corrected both the proc and cast proc on Deep Cavern’s Shard to the lesser Spike of Corruption VIII.
– As a temporary solution until the core issues with real estate items can be solved we’ve implemented the following functionality for real estate anchors:
– – Activating a Primary Anchor Transport Device or Secondary Anchor Transport Device without possessing the corresponding Anchor item will now give you a replacement Anchor.
– – Druids and wizards whose Guild Hall Anchor has gone missing will be granted a replacement when logging in.

*** Tradeskills ***

– Secret Dawn Mace Muhbis will now return Trillion Cut Elder Mist Diamond and Oval Cut Elder Mist Diamond on failure.

*** Quests And Events ***

– Celestial Fists (Monk Epic) – The spawn in Karnor’s Castle that has a chance to be a drolvarg pawbuster no longer shares an encounter with a drolvarg warlord. The remaining spawns in the room have a higher chance of being a drolvarg warlord.
– Prince Ralaifin (Mission) – A Giant Lapillus Lava Spiderling no longer summons.
– Lost but Not Forgotten – Added an out of character message when speaking to Dismas Kaneriti that indicates that Lost but Not Forgotten is a two group mission.
– Death, Death, Death – This event will be available for four weeks a year now, up from two.
– Unfettered Emerald Excellence – Removed particle effects from Unbearable Heat and Magnificent Presence.
– Fight Fire – Fixed an issue that prevented the Leading a Charmed Life achievement from completing.
– Delivery – The Duende Female Mold is no longer lost upon zoning.
– Defending Knowledge – Fixed a problem that prevented the horn from appearing near Bjerg Sen the Tranquil.

*** Spells ***

– Changed Whispering Midnight Casting Fire, Whispering Midnight Casting Magic, Blazing Euphoria Casting Fire, and Blazing Euphoria Casting Magic to only work with spells that do damage.
– Corrected the spell description for Hand of Holy Wrath VI.
– Corrected a rounding error that caused critical spells to deal one less point of damage/healing than intended.
– Percentage heal spells now display their name in healing messages.

*** AA ***

– Improved the rate that mercenary alternate advancement experience is gained.
– – The mercenary AA experience granted by completing Clayton Teek’s daily bonus tasks has been extended to cover levels 106-110.

*** Progression Servers ***

– Updated the expansion unlock dates for The Broken Mirror and onward to reflect the normal extra time in The Darkened Sea for a level increase expansion.

*** Miscellaneous ***

– The water in Trials of Smoke is now also stocked with Primordial Lion Fish.
– Added the following new emotes: /airlute, /facepalm, /faint, /fight, /fistbump, /freakout, /growl, /maybe, /no, /pie, /pizza, /rps, /ttth, and /yes.
– Fixed a bug when looting items in a raid that would display the number of items remaining on the body rather than the number of items looted.
– Fixed an issue where the event calendar would report that events end 59 minutes later than their actual end time.
– Corrected an issue where melee attacks against slain targets would sometimes report as misses.
– Updated the appearance of the Gloomingdeep Mines.
– Updated various character models to better reflect lighting and detailing.

*** UI ***

– Corrected an issue where DoT damage on players would display the victim’s name instead of the caster’s name.
– Improved the layout of the Marketplace window.
– Direct damage spells caused by a twincast now have a flag at the end of the damage message instead of a separate twincast message. Twincasts of melee abilities are now indicated as twinstrikes.
– Added the option to blink the active chat window when you begin typing.
– Added tabs for chat. All existing chat windows will be put into new tabbed chat windows and will appear where they were placed before.
– – You can move tabs around in the existing windows, or send the tabs to other windows.
– – When using tell windows, by default all of the tells will go into a single tell window in separate tabs instead of opening a new window for each tell.

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*** Previously Updated ***

– Trials of Smoke – Fixed an issue that prevented looting of the sigils in the Trial of the Speaker’s Amphitheater.
– Spear of Fate – Corrected an issue where Ooglyn would sometimes fail to initiate the Test of Patience.

– The EverQuest Team