Diablo 3 Patch 2.6.1 is now live, brings several skill changes & class set revisions

Blizzard has announced that the Diablo 3 patch 2.6.1 is now live on all platforms. According to the release notes, this patch brings several skill changes and class set revisions. Moreover, it tweaks numerous Legendary items, yielding increased power for players to enjoy.

Furthermore, this update comes with lots of fixes. For example, the Diablo 3 patch 2.6.1 fixes an issue where the Wave of Destruction was doing slightly less damage than intended. It also fixes an issue causing certain items to drop for the Necromancer which are not able to be equipped by the class.

Naturally, this update also comes with some fixes and improvements to the Adventure Mode and the Challenge Rifts. It also fixes a champion spawn rate issue for certain monsters required for the achievement ‘We Are the Champions’.

Since the class changes and tweaks are huge, we strongly suggest reading them at the official website.

Below you can find all the bug fixes that are featured in the Diablo 3 patch 2.6.1.

Bug Fixes

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