This is a solid patch.

> Significant changes made based on popular feedback topics (surfaces, party jump, failure in dialogue, spellbar organization, pacifist exp, SH dexterity), with multiple mentions of "collecting hundreds of pages of feedback from" the forums, reddit, steam, etc.
> Perhaps most importantly, A TIMELINE!
Can expect patch 4 after the holidays
Now we know roughly when to expect a new patch. Please continue with this at least this level of timeline information Larian.
And less specific but still useful:
[implementing the hundreds of pages of things to do, collected from feedback] will take a couple months

Unfortunate that we won't get new classes/story content, but it makes sense to prioritize important game mechanics/game feel early in the EA process.