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comment Attack Speed Breakpoints In Diablo 3
The other thing to recognize is that if there are IAS breakpoints, they are nowhere near the magnitude they were in Diablo II. I'd posit that they're not worth worrying about, one way or the other.
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comment Attack Speed Breakpoints In Diablo 3
damage calculations have to happen on Blizz servers anyway), the "true" answer would be based on how fast the client and server can communicate, which would bin things anyway as they're passed to and fro back over the network. To test this, you would have to concoct a situation where the extra DPS from just shy of one of these "breakpoints" would prevent an enemy's attack (by killing them), and see if your character takes damage or not. I do not think that is feasibly testable.
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comment Attack Speed Breakpoints In Diablo 3
@Sterno It would imply that Diablo III reports all damage dealt / resource spent changes in a FixedUpdate loop running 60. Without being able to look into the Game's code, I can't tell you if the attacks are timestamped (such that all IAS is equally viable, with certain values of attack speed "registering" their damage some fractional seconds after the game engine considers them to have happened), or binned (such that there are IAS breakpoints for extremely specific values for extremely minor DPS increases). Since "Frames" is irrelevant for a game running on Blizzard servers (since the
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Clearly he's gonna light you up, sweetcheeks.
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Psssst! Wink. Wink. It only took them 3.5 years!