I cannot remember the source, though I believe I remember reading that apparantly offering a shortcut to skip the intro in CoS is not as easy as we would believe, but it is an intention to do so.
Whether or not the other instance "nerfs" are necessary is a matter of opinion, but you cannot really argue that the decreased time between portals in Violet Hold is a bad thing.
Warlock buffs ? Must be seeing things, I feel faint ...
Originally Posted by DeadmanWalking
I don't understand why we don't have flying so they tell us we will have convenient flight points. Immersion and danger? Here take some coins and fly me there while I read facebook or go take a poop.