Hello there, In this tread I let you guys know I officially started developing the "balance patch" This treads main subject is about the status of the project and what I have implimented. I make different treads whenever I feel the need of the comunity to make suggestions. Feel free to post your opinion based on my changes. I will also make posts about the things I have incuded or have trouble implimenting. UPDATE: RELEASED http://www.diabloii.net/forums/threads/release-treeharls-d2-variant-1-00.933571/ Core features 1. Making many items less useless by rebalancing their stats. 1A Rebalancing the magic rare prefix affix pool IMPLIMENTED 1B Rebalancing Uniques and Runewords IMPLIMENTED 2.A Changing some area levels of the game, expecialy in nm IMPLIMENTED 2.B Rebalancing beastary on several area's IMPLIMENTED 3. Making chest drops more consistent with monster drops. IMPLIMENTED 4 Revamping the concept of setitems by: 4a Drastically increase their dropchance, making them more common as rares (same situation as 1.06) IMPLIMENTED 4b Rebalancing their stats and drastically lower their requirements. IMPLIMENTED 5 The possibility to convert and revert characters from 1.13c to this patch and between. CANCELLED Other features: 1. Added a patchstring with some abbreviations and recolered several stings making looting items on higher playersettings more convinient. 2. Super Uniques now drop the same tc as the area lvl they spawn in. 3. Increased the max stacks of Tomes and keys to 100 and bolts and arrows to 500. 4. Runes from El to Lem are three times more likely to spawn while gems face a 25-30% reduction in their drops. Dropchance of runes ranging from Pul to Zod hasn't been altered in any way. 5. Rebalanced the runedrops in all acts (act 1 normal now drops runes) for hell difficulty nearly nothing changes. 6. Increased the number of boss monsters in normal to a number slightly less than NM. 7. Added Thropy runes, containing the same rarity as 1.10 high runes. Status: Rebalancing all elite items. 100% Implimenting other features 100% All droprate related changes 100% Testing: Generating all items to check them 100% General Testing 100% Beta testing char (lvl 1 till 85) lvl 52 Important moddisclamer all items found while developping the patch won't be used nor will they spread in the SPF community. The character posting the screenshots is not legit and has been deleted.