Set Dungeons are debated at length in this episode. Some hate them, some tolerate them; is the whole thing a half-baked feature that should be suspended? Also SP vs. MP exp curve, Ancient weapon crafting bottlenecks, and S5 power creep. Featuring Aahz, N3rdwards, and Flux.
Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:15:30 — 69.1MB) Diablo 3 Podcast #198: Set Dungeon Despair 0:30 — Intro and quick Set Dungeon debate (hate). 3:30 — Power Creep in Season Five… everyone loves it? Love Haedrig’s Gift. 15:00 — Wizard and Necromancer come to Heroes of the Storm. Excite? Opinions differ. 22:30 — Single player vs. Multiplayer in Patch 2.4. Balance at last? 27:00 — Gold needs and the crazy scaling expenses for Empowered Rifts, which are still totally worth it. 33:00 — Crafting bottlenecks. Bounties just for materials? Praying for a double materials weekend buff. 41:00 — QoL buffs, super fast ferrets! Plus Speed Pylons rule with AS buff added. 46:00 — Conquests and Season Journey sticking points. 51:00 — Set Dungeon diatribes. Some good, some are awful, whole feature feels half-baked? 1:07:00 — Material costs and gearing up. Elusive ancient weapons and reforging Legendary nightmares.
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