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Pinnacle Content: Last Epoch Poll Results Are In!

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The Last Epoch team always tries to collaborate with the community to provide content that everyone can enjoy. To this end, they released a poll last month to gather players' opinions on the Pinnacle Boss for patch 1.1.

Here are the key takeaways from the poll results.

Regarding the final decisions made by Eleventh Hour Games for the Pinnacle Boss:

  • The Pinnacle Boss will be released to Offline and Legacy realms with a short delay after its debut on the Cycle.
  • Following the 1.1 release, the Boss will be available on the Cycle. A week later, on July 16th, it will be released on Legacy and Offline realms.
  • If the Pinnacle Boss is defeated before the end of the first week, it will be released to all realms on the next working day.
  • Defeating the boss in any 1.1 Cycle game mode will count, whether you are playing solo or in a party.

During the poll, players strongly supported a brief delay between the Cycle and other realms for the release of the Pinnacle Boss. 

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Question 2 of the poll asked players if they would prefer that a certain amount of time pass before the Pinnacle Boss is released to the Legacy or Offline realms, in case the boss is not defeated. The responses were closely divided: 30% of players wanted no time limit, while 32% preferred a one-week period. The Last Epoch team internally leaned towards one week, and ultimately, this was the decision they made.

Question 3 revealed a split among players between releasing the content on the next working day or waiting for the time limit chosen in Question 2 if the boss was defeated early on. Eleventh Hour Games decided to opt for the next working day.

The final question received a unified vote: Any game mode within Cycle Online should be preferable to the unlocking condition.

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In regards to the poll, the EHG team stated that they will decide whether or not to use the same system for other content, such as events and endgame bosses. They may adjust their approach based on the community’s feedback after the release of 1.1 on July 9th for the Cycle: Harbingers of Ruin.

You can take a look at the official Last Epoch forum post for a more in-depth look at all the poll results.

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