How much will we miss the Auction House, what trading will replace it, where is Magic Find in Paragon 2.0, and the coming affix hardcaps will create hardships and opportunities. Featuring Flux, Neinball, and Katniss.
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0:30 — Intro and guest announcement surprise?2:10 — Neinball’s recent HC tragedies, Katniss’ Console play, Flux’s Monk vs. WD vs. Barb and main/alt dissatisfaction.5:00 — Paragon 2.0. How does the shared paragon work on the Diablo 3 Console? Hacked items on console are ironic or inevitable?10:45 — Console online multiplayer is really bad thanks to lag and machine weakness. Console item game getting boring already? Designed to have a shorter shelf life and progression time? Finding the right legendary in Loot 2.0.18:00 — How much will we miss the Auction House? Why is it considered an improvement to make trading less convenient? New trading systems or game features will come with Loot 2.0?29:50 — Paragon 2.0. How will Magic Find work without passive bonuses to it at every level? Other bonuses in the Adventure Tab are much better than MF.40:20 — Maximum hard caps on the most useful stats are coming in Reaper of Souls. How will this change gameplay and gearing? What other major items changes need to come along with the caps?
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