Here are the notes for Patch 9.6 on Steam!
New Squire Costume: Ebonfire Warlord!
Hearty Blockade (Spike Blockade):
Hearty Blockade now increases Defense Health based on Defense Health (was based on Hero Health); old items should receive the updated passive.
Shields now have an exception to generate with Hearty Blockade.
Increasing Hearty Blockade per-piece maximum to 20%-25% to achieve comparatively same maximum health as before this update.
Existing items will update to a comparatively useful new value.
You can read more about these changes in Brett’s thread.
Null Void (Training Dummy): Increased health bonus from 120% to 150%.
Arcane Resilience (Arcane Barrier): Increased health bonus from 100% to 140%.
Increased minimum value on Null Void and Arcane Barrier from 70% of Max to 80% of Max.
Guardian (Hero Health + Defense Health) stat combination removed from rolling
Weighting that assigned to Guardian moved to Rook (DP + DH)
Pet debuffs that can stack now have their damage potential capped. Note: There’s a bug where some pet abilities can only stack if the pets involved are of different evolution tiers. We’re looking into this.
Ogres teleported by Null Void will be placed just outside of the spawner to avoid getting stuck.
Fixed an issue where the Frostbite Tower wouldn’t attack enemies at Tiers 4 and 5.
Victory Smell now decreases time between burn rate ticks as intended.
Fixed an issue where quickly toggling a bag will glitch it and prevent it from appearing/disappearing until toggled slowly.
Onslaught Currency Reward should now properly appear at the end of each round.
Fixed a bug where pet stats could reroll the same as the current value.
Players can now properly skip the end-of-match timer after losing on The Dead Road or Temple of the Necrotic.
Removed some lingering VFX from the Tavern weapons rack.
Sound now plays when players gain the Holy Buff on Temple of the Necrotic.
Added an error message if a player tries to purchase a sale item as the sale starts/ends.
Fixed a visual bug that occurred when purchasing a pet slot upgrade.
Fixed an issue where some pet animations weren’t playing if players were using the Apprentice or Huntress.
Fixed an issue where airlanes were displaying Nightmare evil eyes in the lane spawners.
Fixed a typo in the Howling passive description.
Fixed a collision issue on mana nodes.
Fixed some lingering winter NPC text issues.
Fixed a typo in the Dark Shawl costume description.