Dark Souls 2 : Vor der Veröffentlichung von Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin gibt es noch einmal einen Balancing-Patch für das Hardcore-Rollenspiel. Vor der Veröffentlichung von Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin gibt es noch einmal einen Balancing-Patch für das Hardcore-Rollenspiel.

Zum Thema Dark Souls 2 ab 24,99 € bei Amazon.de Kurz vor der für den 2. April 2015 geplanten Veröffentlichung von Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin erhält das Hardcore-Rollenspiel noch einmal einen größeren Balancing-Patch. Das hat der Publisher Bandai Namco nun angekündigt - und die umfangreichen Patchnotes gleich mitgeliefert.

Das Update auf die Calibrations-Version 1.15 wird für alle bereits existierenden Versionen von Dark Souls 2 verfügbar gemacht und gelten auch für das kommende Scholar of the First Sin.

Veröffentlicht werden soll der Balancing-Patch am 1. April 2015, und zwar um 11:00 Uhr deutscher Zeit. Unter anderem erhalten dann die beiden Waffen »Manikin Sabre« und Manikin Knife« einen zusätzlichen Blutungs-Effekt. Unzählige andere Waffen werden ebenfalls angepasst. Außerdem gibt es Änderungen an verschiedenen Rüstungen und am Zauberspruch »Soul Appease«.

Nachfolgend die kompletten Patchnotes:

• Weapon »Thief Dagger« increase of the attack power
• Weapon »Broken Thief Sword« increase of the poise damage amount and decrease of the durability level.
• Weapon »Manikin Knife« addition of the bleeding effect
• Weapon »Royal Dirk« increase of the attack power of the counter attack, and the durability level
• Weapon »Red Rust Sword« increase of the poise damage amount, attack property changed to slash during the both-handed normal attack
• Weapon »Sun Sword« Menu display changed to »slash / thrust«
• Weapon »Drakekeeper's Sword« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Mail Breaker« increase of the damage amount at the fatal blow
• Weapon »Spider's Silk« increase of the attack power of the counter attack
• Weapon »Espada Ropera« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Manikin Sabre« addition of the bleeding effect
• Weapon »Melu Scimitar« increase of the durability level, increase of the necessary soul for repair
• Weapon »Washing Pole« attack property changed to thrust during one-hand strong attack, one-hand dash attack, both-handed dash attack
• Weapon »Chaos Blade«, »Blacksteel Katana« increase of the attack power of the counter attack
• Weapon »Thorned Greatsword«, »Moonlight Greatsword« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Bluemoon Greatsword« decrease of the necessary soul for repair
• Weapon »Mirrah Greatsword« increase of the necessary skill level and the status correction value, decrease of the attack power and the durability level
• Weapon »Black Knight Greatsword« decrease of the necessary attunement
• Weapon »Old Knight Greatsword« decrease of the necessary strength, increase of the poise damage amount
• Weapon »Hand Axe«, »Battle Axe«, »Bandit Axe« increase of attack power
• Weapon »Infantry Axe« decrease of the necessary strength, the consumption of dexterity and stamina, and the durability level, increase of the poise damage amount
• Weapon »Gyrm Axe« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Dragonslayer's Crescent Axe« increase of the attack power of the counter attack
• Weapon »Butcher's Knife« increase of the poise damage amount and the HP recovery amount during attack
• Weapon »Lion Greataxe« increase of the attack power
• Weapon »Giant Stone Axe« increase of the attack power and the poise damage amount
• Weapon »Gyrm Greataxe« increase of the attack power, the poise damage amount, and the durability level
• Weapon »Black Knight Greataxe« increase of the poise damage amount, decrease of the necessary attunement
• Weapon »Drakekeeper's Greataxe« increase of the durability level, attack property changed to slash during both-handed strong attack
• Weapon »Morning Star« increase of the bleeding effect
• Weapon »Reinforced Club« increase of the attack power, decrease of the durability level
• Weapon »Handmaid's Ladle« addition of the adaptation positive correction, increase of the attack power of the counter attack
• Weapon »Blacksmith's Hammer« increase of the poise damage amount
• Weapon »Black Dragon Warpick« attack property changed to thrust
• Weapon »Aldia Hammer« attack property changed to thrust, increase of the necessary dexterity, and the status correction value
• Weapon »Pickaxe« attack property changed to thrust, increase of the attack power of the counter attack
• Weapon »Gyrm Great Hammer« increase of the attack power
• Weapon »Iron King Hammer« increase of the status correction value and the durability level
• Weapon »Malformed Skull« addition of the bleeding effect
• Weapon »Old Knight Hammer« increase of the poise damage amount
• Weapon »Drakekeeper's Great Hammer« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Sacred Chime Hammer« decrease of the stamina consumption amount
• Weapon »Spitfire Spear« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Gargoyle Bident« increase of the necessary strength, status correction value, and the attack power of the counter attack, decrease of the necessary dexterity
• Weapon »Dragonslayer Spear« attack property changed to thrust during one-hand strong attack and both-handed strong attack
• Weapon »Heide Lance«, »Heide Greatlance«, »Chariot Lance« increase of the stamina consumption amount during dash attack
• Weapon »Grand Lance« increase of the stamina consumption amount and the durability level during dash attack
• Weapon »Great Scythe« increase of the attack power
• Weapon »Great Machete« increase of the attack power, decrease of the stamina consumption amount
• Weapon »Full Moon Sickle« increase of the attack power, the poise damage amount, and the durability level
• Weapon »Crescent Sickle« increase of the attack power and magic attack power
• Weapon »Scythe of Nahr Alma« increase of the attack power
• Weapon »Bone Scythe« increase of the attack power and , decrease the durability level and the status correction value
• Weapon »Scythe«, »Santier's Spear« Menu display changed to »slash / thrust«
• Weapon »Mastodon Halberd« increase of the poise damage amount and the weight
• Weapon »Black Knight Halberd« increase of the Fire attack power, addition of the necessary faith
• Weapon »Old Knight Halberd«, »Knight Halberd«, »Old Knight Pike« increase of the poise damage amount, Menu display changed to »slash / thrust«
• Weapon »Drakekeeper's Warpick« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Claws« increase of bleeding attack power
• Weapon »Malformed Claws« increase of the attack power of the counter attack
• Weapon »Manikin Claws« addition of the bleeding effect
• Weapon »Whip« increase of the status correction value
• Weapon »Notched Whip« increase of the bleeding attack power and the status correction value
• Weapon »Bloodied Whip« increase of the attack power
• Weapon »Old Whip« decrease of the damage amount at the fatal blow
• Weapon »Olenford's Staff« increase of the cast speed
• Weapon »Bell Keeper Bow« decrease of the attack power, the status correction value, the necessary strength, the necessary dexterity, and the weight
• Weapon »Smelter Sword«, »Drakewing Ultra Greatsword« attack property changed to thrust during both-handed strong attack
• Weapon »King's Ultra Greatsword« increase of the poise damage amount, physical property damage reduction, dark property damage reduction and the durability level
• Weapon »Pursuer's Ultra Greatsword« increase of the attack power of the counter attack
• Weapon »Drakekeeper's Ultra Greatsword« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Crypt Blacksword« increase of the physical property damage reduction
• Weapon »Black Knight Ultra Greatsword« increase of the fire attack power, addition of the necessary faith
• Weapon »Old Knight Ultra Greatsword« increase of the poise damage amount
• Weapon »Lost Sinner's Sword« increase of the fire property damage reduction , attack property changed to thrust during both-handed rolling attack
• Weapon »Stone Twinblade« increase of the attack power of the counter attack
• Weapon »Twinblade« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Benhart's Parma« increase of the magic property damage reduction
• Weapon »Iron parma« increase of the reception ability
• Weapon »Llewellyn Shield« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Drangleic Shield« increase of the magic property damage reduction
• Weapon »Shield of the Insolent« increase of the dark property damage reduction
• Weapon »Stone Parma« increase of the lightning and fire property damage reduction
• Weapon »Grand Spirit Tree Shield« increase of the fire and magic property damage reduction, decrease of the weight
• Weapon »Moon Butterfly Shield« increase of the physical property damage reduction, decrease of the weight
• Weapon »Slumbering Dragon Shield« increase of the physical, lightning, and cursing property damage reduction
• Weapon »Chaos Shield« increase of the physical, magic, lightning, and dark property damage reduction, decrease of the reception ability
• Weapon »Wooden Shield« increase of the magic and lightning property damage reduction and the reception ability
• Weapon »Drakekeeper's Shield« increase of the durability level and the weight
• Weapon »Bone Shield« increase of the physical and magic property damage reduction
• Weapon »Drakekeeper's Greatshield«, »Greatshield of Glory« increase of the durability level
• Weapon »Sunlight Parma« increase of the lightning and poison property damage reduction
• Weapon »Blossom Kite Shield« increase of the magic and poison property damage reduction
• Weapon »Wicked Eye Greatshield« increase of the physical property damage reduction
• Weapon »Bound Wooden Shield« Menu display changed to »Parry / Strike«
• Weapon »Transgressor's Leather Shield« increase of the dark property damage reduction and weight
• Weapon »Vessel Shield« increase of the fire property damage reduction, decrease of the weight
• Weapon »Umbral Dagger« increase of the damage amount at the fatal blow
• Weapon »Retainer's Short Sword« increase of the necessary attunement and the magic correction value, decrease of the necessary strength
• Weapon »Ice Rapier« increase of the attack power of the special attack during strong attack, decrease of the shot speed
• Weapon »Eleum Loyce« decrease of the necessary faith, increase of the durability value
• Weapon »Bewitched Alonne Sword« increase of the durability value, attack property changed to thrust during one-hand strong attack, one-hand dash attack, and both-handed dash attack
• Weapon »Drakeblood Greatsword« increase of the attack power and the attack power of the counter attack
• Weapon »Sanctum Mace« increase of the poison attack power
• Weapon »Yorgh's Spear« increase of the durability level and the attack power of the counter attack
• Weapon »Rampart Golem Lance« increase of the stamina consumption amount during dash attack
• Weapon »Wrathful Axe« increase of the durability value, decrease of the dark correction value, Adjustment of the special attack triggering time during both-handed strong attack
• Weapon »Possessed Armor Greatbow« increase of the durability value and the status correction value
• Weapon »Sorcerer's Twinblade« decrease of the necessary strength, the necessary dexterity, the necessary faith, and the stamina consumption amount, addition of the magic correction
• Weapon »Ivory King Ultra Greatsword« increase of the necessary attunement and the magic attack power, addition of the magic correction
• Weapon »Aged Smelter Sword« increase of the durability level, attack property changed to thrust during both-handed strong attack
• Armor »Astrologist's Robe«, »Astrologist's Gauntlets«, »Astrologist's Bottoms« decrease of the weight
• Armor »Mask of Judgment«, »Manchettes of Judgment«, »Tights of Judgment« increase of the resistance to poison
• Armor »Black Witch Veil« increase of the resistance to magic and curse
• Armor »Black Witch Domino Mask« decrease of the HP decreasing rate
• Armor »Peasant Hat« addition of the faith positive correction, addition of the attunement negative correction
• Armor »Peasant Attire«, »Peasant Long Gloves«, »Peasant Trousers« addition of the adaptation positive correction, addition of the attunement negative correction
• Armor »Syan's Helm«, »Syan's Armor«, »Syan's Gauntlets«, »Syan's Leggings« increase of the resistance to fire
• Armor »Singer's Dress« increase of the resistance to magic, fire, lightning, and dark
• Armor »Vengarl's Helm« addition of the vitality positive correction
• Armor »Rusted Mastodon Helm«, »Rusted Mastodon Armor«, »Rusted Mastodon Gauntlets«, »Rusted Mastodon Leggings« increase of the resistance to dark
• Armor »Old Knight Helm«, »Old Knight Gauntlets«, »Old Knight Leggings« increase of the toughness
• Armor »Looking Glass Mask« addition of the faith positive correction
• Armor »Agdayne's Cuffs« addition of the faith positive correction
• Armor »Llewellyn Armor«, »Llewellyn Gloves«, »Llewellyn Shoes« increase of the toughness
• Armor »Creighton's Steel Mask«, »Creighton's Chainmail«, »Creighton's Chain Gloves«, Creighton's Chain Leggings« increase of the resistance to bleeding
• Armor »Cale's Helm« addition of the dexterity positive correction and the endurance positive correction
• Armor »Bell Keeper Helmet«, »Bell Keeper Bellyband«, »Bell Keeper Cuffs«, »Bell Keeper Trousers« increase of the resistance to lightning
• Armor »Mad Warrior Mask« addition of the adaptation positive correction
• Armor »Targray's Helm«, »Targray's Armor«, »Targray's Manifers«, »Targray's Leggings« increase of the resistance to lightning
• Armor »Retainer Robe« increase of the resistance to fire
• Spell »Soul Appease« working to anything else other than Hollows.