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New PvP Datamined Info

Posted 14 Jan 2013 by

Quite a few bits and pieces have surfaced this evening for PvP as the 1.0.7 PTR patch went up on Blizzard’s pre-patch server in the early hours. A nice map image of the PvP zone (thanks horadric.ru) can be seen below along with the mini-map from the texture files. There’s also an update to gems and there’s now a Legendary Marker. The new PvP audio can also be checked out below.

At least there is not ling to go now until the patch is live on the PTR and you can check out all the changes for yourself.

Some skill changes for you too…

DiabloWikiMonk

Name Old New
Wave of Light – Advanced Tooltip Cost: 75 Spirit

Focuses a wave of light that crushes enemies for 390% weapon damage as Holy, followed by an additional 45% weapon damage as Holy to all enemies in a line.

Cost: 75 Spirit

Focuses a wave of light that crushes enemies for 829% weapon damage as Holy, followed by an additional 45% weapon damage as Holy to all enemies in a line.

Sweeping Wind – Advanced Tooltip Cost: 75 Spirit

Surround yourself in a vortex that continuously deals 15% weapon damage to all enemies within 10 yards. The vortex lasts 6 seconds and is refreshed each time you strike an enemy with a melee attack. Landing a Critical Hit has a chance to increase the vortex effect up to 2 times for a total of 45% weapon damage to nearby enemies.

Cost: 75 Spirit

Surround yourself in a vortex that continuously deals 20% weapon damage to all enemies within 10 yards. The vortex lasts 6 seconds and is refreshed each time you strike an enemy with a melee attack. Landing a Critical Hit has a chance to increase the vortex effect up to 2 times for a total of 60% weapon damage to nearby enemies.

Dashing Strike – Advanced Tooltip Cost: 25 Spirit

Quickly dash at the targeted enemy or location, striking for 160% weapon damage and rooting the target for 1 second.

Cost: 25 Spirit

Quickly dash at the targeted enemy or location, striking for 303% weapon damage and rooting the target for 1 second.

Exploding Palm – Advanced Tooltip Cost: 40 Spirit

Cause a target to Bleed for 745% weapon damage as Physical over 9 seconds. If the target dies while bleeding, it explodes and deals 30% of the target’s maximum Life as Physical damage to all nearby enemies.

Cost: 40 Spirit

Cause a target to Bleed for 745% weapon damage as Physical over 9 seconds. If the target dies while bleeding, it explodes and deals 50% of the target’s maximum Life as Physical damage to all nearby enemies.

Lashing Tail Kick – Advanced Tooltip Cost: 30 Spirit

Unleash a deadly roundhouse kick that knocks enemies back and deals 235% weapon damage.

Cost: 30 Spirit

Unleash a deadly roundhouse kick that knocks enemies back and deals 470% weapon damage.

Tempest Rush – Advanced Tooltip Cost: 15 Spirit plus an additional 10 Spirit while channeling

Charge directly through your enemies, knocking them back and hobbling them, slowing their movement by 60% for 2 seconds. Also deals 85% weapon damage while running.

Cost: 15 Spirit plus an additional 10 Spirit while channeling

Charge directly through your enemies, knocking them back and hobbling them, slowing their movement by 60% for 2 seconds. Also deals 155% weapon damage while running.

Near Death Experience – Advanced Tooltip When receiving fatal damage, you are instead restored to 35% of maximum Life and 35% Spirit.

This effect cannot occur more than once every 60 seconds.

When receiving fatal damage, you are instead restored to 35% of maximum Life and 35% Spirit.

This effect cannot occur twice in succession within 60 seconds.

Cyclone Strike – Advanced Tooltip Cost: 50 Spirit

Pull all enemies within 24 yards towards you, followed by a furious blast of energy that deals 100% weapon damage as Holy.

Cost: 50 Spirit

Pull up to 8 enemies within 24 yards towards you, followed by a furious blast of energy that deals 313% weapon damage as Holy.

DiabloWikiWitch Doctor

Name Old New
Spirit Vessel – Advanced Tooltip Reduces the cooldown of your Horrify, Spirit Walk, and Soul Harvest spells by 2 seconds. In addition, the next time you receive fatal damage, you automatically enter the spirit realm for 2 seconds and heal to 15% of your maximum Life. This effect cannot occur more than once every 90 seconds. Reduces the cooldown of your Horrify, Spirit Walk, and Soul Harvest spells by 2 seconds. In addition, the next time you receive fatal damage, you automatically enter the spirit realm for 2 seconds and heal to 15% of your maximum Life. This effect cannot occur twice in succession within 90 seconds.

DiabloWikiWizard

Name Old New
Arcane Orb – Advanced Tooltip Cost: 35 Arcane Power

Hurl an orb of pure energy that explodes when it hits, dealing 175% weapon damage as Arcane to all enemies within 10 yards.

Cost: 35 Arcane Power

Hurl an orb of pure energy that explodes when it hits, dealing 200% weapon damage as Arcane to all enemies within 10 yards.

Blizzard – Advanced Tooltip Cost: 40 Arcane Power

Call down shards of ice to pelt an area, dealing 210% weapon damage as Cold to all enemies in the area over 6 seconds. Multiple casts in the same area do not stack.

Cost: 40 Arcane Power

Call down shards of ice to pelt an area, dealing 510% weapon damage as Cold to all enemies in the area over 6 seconds. Multiple casts in the same area do not stack.

Shock Pulse – Advanced Tooltip This is a Signature spell. Signature spells are free to cast.

Release a medium range pulse of 3 unpredictable charges of electricity that deal 105% weapon damage as Lightning.

This is a Signature spell. Signature spells are free to cast.

Release a medium range pulse of 3 unpredictable charges of electricity that deal 150% weapon damage as Lightning.

Unstable Anomaly – Advanced Tooltip When reduced below 30% Life, you heal to 45% of your maximum Life and release a shockwave that knocks enemies back and slows them by 60% for 3 seconds. This effect cannot occur more than once every 60 seconds. When you receive fatal damage, you heal to 45% of your maximum Life and release a shockwave that knocks enemies back and slows them by 60% for 3 seconds. This effect cannot occur twice in succession within 60 seconds.
Temporal Flux – Advanced Tooltip Whenever you deal Arcane damage, enemies are slowed by 30% for 2 seconds. Whenever you deal Arcane damage, enemies are slowed by 60% for 3 seconds.
Illusionist – Advanced Tooltip Whenever you suffer more than 15% of your Life in a single hit, the cooldowns on Mirror Image and Teleport are automatically reset. Whenever you suffer more than 15% of your Life in a single hit, the cooldowns on Mirror Image, Slow Time and Teleport are automatically reset.