Regional FlagIncoming Devasate Buff for real 20% increase?Source
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#0 - 2010/02/04 06:11:16 PM
In an earlier thread GC mentioned the quote below. since it clearly is only 20% weapon damage and not overall devistate damage, is there an incoming fix?




Q u o t e:

Yes, the intent was to buff Devastate by 20%. We want Devastate to hit for 20% more damage, not just the weapon portion. If there is an error there, we will get it fixed.

-GC


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Devastate: This ability now deals 120% of weapon damage, up from 100% of weapon damage.

I'm sorry did you forget to mention you're buffing the bonus damage on devastate by 20% as well? Cause the patch notes don't say that.

20% buff to a fast tanking weapon's weapon damage isn't a 20% buff to devastate.

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#7 - 2010/02/04 09:13:13 PM
Yes, we are hotfixing Devastate to do 20% more damage, not just 20% more weapon damage.

I can't comment on when the hotfix will go live, because there are a lot of people involved in getting those changes pushed out, so we just don't know. Often hotfixes go live within a day or two, but some may take longer if we find a bug or unexpected side-effect to the initial change.