Diablo 3 Patch 1.04 Legendary Items Improvements

Diablo 3 Patch 1.04 will give legendary items a boost on the effects and stats. Legendary items will be improved on Diablo 3 Patch 1.04. While there were a lot of complaints about the current legendary items which is said to be weak by players, and more often a blue item can be more powerful than a legendary one, Blizzard will now provide an answer to address those complaints.

Patch 1.04 will turn a legendary item to a real “Legendary” item. More monster affixes will be added on the legendary items, which will add unique skills and abilities on the item. Some legendary items will even have a chance effect to summon an ally to fight with you.

Diablo 3 Legendary Items Improvements


Diablo 3 Legendary Items Improvements

[iframe http://www.youtube.com/embed/3SquWnPo9GI?rel=0 560 315]

See some of the new legendary items below:

diablo 3 legendary shield

diablo 3 legendary staff

diablo 3 legendary boots

diablo 3 legendary pants

Legendary items are improved! Below is a before and after picture showing improvements on legendary items as of patch 1.04.

diablo 3 old legendary sword


diablo 3 new legendary sword


In addition, legendary items will be more powerful than it used to be.

diablo 3 legendary two handed axe

Diablo 3 Patch 1.04 Legendary Items Improvements FAQ:

I have a Legendary item will patch 1.04 change its stats?

Nope. Improvements will only affect Legendary items that are drop after the release of patch 1.0.4.

I haven’t identified my Legendary item, what will happen if I identify it if patch 1.0.4 is released?

No improvement will be made on your legendary item as you got it before patch 1.0.4.

Will all Legendary items have their improvements?

No. Some legendary items that are already good won’t be improved. An example is the Helm of command.

What will happen to Sets items?

Set items are Legendary items and some will have their bonus and become more powerful.

How about crafting? I can craft Legendary items, will I need to find a new crafting plan?

If you currently have a crafting plan for a Legendary item then you’ll be able to craft legendary items with their improvements.