SummaryThe most recent hotfix (188.8.131.52) for Destiny goes live on October 14th. This hotfix includes a number of changes to weapon balance across archetypes (e.g., lowering Auto Rifle effectiveness and increasing Scout Rifle damage output), specific weapons (Vex Mythoclast and Pocket Infinity) and includes a number of fixes to issues with the Templar encounter in the Vault of Glass.
We're still working on a larger update which will address under-performing Exotics and overall class balance.
Fixed a bug where the Valkyrie-O5X Ship was the same as the Aurora Lance
Unbreakable: Fixed an issue with the perk granting more agility than intended
Brimstone: Perk can now activate if player is airborne
Fixed some issues related to quick weapon swapping
Base Damage decreased by 2%Reduced Precision Damage multiplier from 1.50 -> 1.25 (head shot bonus)Stability decreased by 4% - 17% (driven by stat value)
In-air accuracy now increased
Base damage increased by 6%Damage vs. Combatants increased by 6% - 25% (based on tier)Improved target acquisition, plus additional recoil tuning.
Decreased base damage at maximum range (falloff) by 20%Shot Package Perk now has a slightly wider cone of fire
The Rangefinder and Shot Package perks are now mutually exclusive Exotic Weapons
Base Damage decreased by 34%Increased Precision Damage multiplier from 1.25 -> 1.50 (headshot bonus)
Enhanced Battery Perk has now been replaced with the Speed Reload PerkPerksMetal Detector: Fixed a bug that prevents this perk from actually providing additional ammo
Lightweight: Fixed a bug that allowed additional agility to apply even when a weapon was stowedActivitiesStrikes
Engram rewards from strikes now appear in the post-game Activity SummaryRaid - Vault of GlassTemplar EncounterKill volume added to sniper platforms to prevent players from sitting on top of themRelic is now removed and respawned if the holder leaves the playable area
The Fallen have also retreated from their hold over the Rocket Yard to discuss a new takeover plan---