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Diablo 3 introducing Seasons and Rifts this summer

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 25, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls just came out, but Blizzard is already looking ahead to patch 2.1 this summer, which will introduce ladder-like Seasons and special Rift challenges.


""far too friendly and forgiving: a disgrace to the Diablo franchise." Granted I played it on ..."

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Diablo 3 for Xbox One in development, Blizzard confirms

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 24, 2014 9:15am PDT

Surprise! Blizzard has confirmed it's working on an Xbox One version of Diablo 3. However, in a bizarre twist, while they can confirm development, they can't actually confirm if the game will actually come out.


"It has, the Xbox 360 version does too. The PS4 version of Diablo 3/Reaper of Souls also has it."

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Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls pre-orders offer Hearthstone Expert Card Packs

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 22, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Blizzard is crossing streams with its franchises, once again, when it comes to pre-orders. The publisher is offering Hearthstone Expert Card Packs in the latest pre-order incentive for Diablo III: Reaper of Souls.


"haha. I love all these stupid replies. I just wasn't sure if the paragon levels were some kind ..."

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Diablo 3 'Level 61' videos unleash piranha scourge

By Steve Watts, Mar 20, 2014 2:00pm PDT

A new set of videos shows off the powers that the different classes will get in Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls starting with hitting level 61.


"Log into D3 and message jingletard or infobiter for an invite. You can also just PM them on the ..."

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Diablo 3 Reaper of Souls gameplay trailer gets busy slaying

By Steve Watts, Mar 18, 2014 1:00pm PDT

A new trailer for Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls shows off gameplay action of the new areas, Crusader class, and powers.


"PS4 version also has a few exclusive features not in the PC version."

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Diablo 3 auction house closure detailed

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 14, 2014 1:45pm PDT

In an effort to prepare Diablo 3 players for the closure of the auction on March 18, Blizzard has updated its FAQ to answer some lingering questions.


"Unenchanted magical and rates are not bound. These can be traded."

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Heroes of the Storm details weekly free hero rotation

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 13, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Heroes of the Storm players will get five free characters to choose from every week, with earned experience unlocking a sixth free slot and in-game gold, which can be used to permanently pick up heroes.


World of Warcraft 'Draenor' expansion coming by December 20

By Steve Watts, Mar 12, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Blizzard's pre-order page for the Warlords of Draenor expansion to WoW promises that it will be available "on or before" December 20.


"Blizzard sure is working on a lot of things that aren't Legacy of the Void......sigh..... I mean ..."

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Diablo 3 PC on sale for $20; Crusader shown off

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 12, 2014 10:30am PDT

Diablo III may not have been quite what everyone wanted at launch, but after two years of patching, including a big revamp of loot recently, it's in pretty decent shape all right. With the expansion Reaper of Souls launching in a few weeks, now's probably the best time to bu...


"Awesome! Thanks for the heads up. Scored my copy at Target for $20. Thanks again! ;)"

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Heroes of the Storm welcomes StarCraft 2's Tychus

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 12, 2014 9:30am PDT

StarCraft II's Tychus Findlay is the latest character from the Blizzard library to join the Heroes of the Storm roster.


Play Hearthstone to get a shiny horse in WoW

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 12, 2014 7:00am PDT

Blizzard's collectible card game Hearthstone officially launched yesterday as free-to-play, with a little free-to-pony touch on top. Playing only a few Hearthstone matches will net you a special flying horse mount to gallivant around atop in World of Warcraft.


"I'm about done with the game sadly.. I'm not good at it.. not sure what it is.. I've done the ..."

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PSA: Hearthstone has officially launched

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 11, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Hearthstone has exited open beta and has officially launched today!


"Ah that patch only just hit in EU maintenance. That's okay then!"

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Shack PSA: World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor pre-orders now open

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 10, 2014 2:00pm PDT

World of Warcraft players can now pre-order the Warlords of Draenor expansion. Those that pay for the expansion in full will also get an immediate level 90 boost for any of their characters.


"Maybe they figure that the people left are really committed. Just checked Reaper of Souls and ..."

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Watch a full 15-minute Heroes of the Storm match

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 04, 2014 10:30am PST

Blizzard has posted a full game of Heroes of the Storm, showing off the new MOBA in a more competitive environment.


"I think that Arthas was so overpowered in the Blizzcon build mainly because 2 or 3 of his ..."

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Diablo 3 gets 50% XP boost until March 24

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 04, 2014 8:30am PST

Diablo 3 players on PC and Mac will get a 50% XP boost from now until March 24, the day before Reaper of Souls is released.


"I found D3 to be fun. Sure, RARELY ever found any legendaries, but it was still fun. Fast ..."

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