These changes have been implemented by taking on player feedback in the goal of improving quality of life and also improve player vs player combat.
Devil Soma Health and Statistics
Equipment switch delays
Equipment swap delay has been introduced for non-safe areas and after casting an aura. This means you will not be able to swap equipment until after a delay has passed. The delays are split up with weapon being 5 seconds, armor being 2 seconds, and accessories also being 2 seconds.
Magic Damage Range Reduction
Protection now adds twice as much defense when added.
PVE, upgrades and quest updates