Patch 1.0.2a Now Live

Patch 1.0.2a Now Live

Diablo III patch 1.0.2a is now live in the Americas! Check out the full patch notes below to learn about all the latest changes.

Important: You will not be prompted to download patch 1.0.2a until the patch is live in your home region. If you are logging in from a European client, you will need to wait for this patch to release in that region before it can be installed. Additionally, if your home region is the Americas, you will be unable to log into Europe using Global Play until that region has been patched to 1.0.2a. (Patch 1.0.2a is already available in the Asia region.)

Diablo III Patch 1.0.2a - v.

The latest client patch notes can be found here.
Visit our Bug Report forum for a list of known issues.
Hotfixes made in addition to changes in patch 1.0.2a can be found here.

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  • Tooltips for the following class abilities have been updated to reflect changes made in patch 1.0.2 and previous hotfixes:
  • Nigel Cutthroat has recently fallen on hard times and will now drop lower quality items when slain
  • Gold and quest experience rewards for replaying "Heart of Sin: Get the Soul of Azmodan" have been reduced
  • Gold and quest experience rewards for replaying "Heart of Sin: Go to the Keep" have been removed

Auction House

  • The maximum duration for posted auctions has been reduced from 48 hours to 36 hours

If you are experiencing technical issues with the patching process, connecting to after installing the patch, or errors while playing a newly-patched game, please visit our support site for assistance.