BioWare and Electronic Arts have released the latest update for their Star Wars MMORPG, Star Wars: The Old Republic. With this latest version of SWTOR, players are no longer occasionally disconnected from the game when interacting with a mailbox, while mouse click functionality has been improved. And as you may have guessed, this update comes with various tweaks and improvements to the game’s classes. You can view the entire changelog after the jump.
Star Wars: The Old Republic Patch 1.1.3 Changelog:
Classes and Combat
•Surge rating has been re-balanced. It now reaches diminishing returns the same way as other damage ratings, and its per point damage contribution has been reduced by approximately 10%.
•Stabilizers: Correctly adds pushback resistance to Unload.
•Steadied Aim: Correctly adds pushback resistance to Full Auto.
•Some taxis that failed to re-summon companions upon reaching their destination now properly re-summon them.
•Companions no longer indicate they wish to speak with you when you are not yet eligible for their next conversation.
•If a player is invited to a nearly full group and declines, that player is no longer prevented from summoning a companion.
•Non-stackable crafting materials are now refunded if the crafting assignment is canceled.
•The number of non-stackable crafting materials a player has is now correctly reflected in the crafting UI.
•Exotech schematics will now function properly.
•Crafting Exotech consumables now results in three items with a chance of one additional item on a crafting critical.
Flashpoints and Operations
•Conversation rewards like Social and Alignment Points and Companion Affection are gained more consistently during Hard Mode Flashpoints.
•In Hard Mode, players are no longer blocked from re-entering the Flashpoint in some circumstances when the group is defeated during the encounter with Jorland.
Kaon Under Siege
•Expulsor Droid now drops the correct loot.
•The chest in 8-man Nightmare Mode now spawns properly after defeating Karagga.
•Items can no longer be used while they are locked for trading, selling on the GTN, or when attaching the item to a mail message.