Diablo 3 News


Blizzard: We Announce All Our Games Too Early

By Chris Faylor, Nov 23, 2009 12:00pm PST

Following up on word that Blizzard's Diablo III won't arrive in 2010, studio design VP Rob Pardo has admitted that the delay-heavy studio behind...


"as a software developer, i concur. its that 80/20 thing again... the first 80% can be achieved ..."

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Blizzard Plans Region Edits for Diablo 3

By Nick Breckon, Aug 25, 2009 4:00pm PDT

Anyone that's seen Diablo III footage knows that Blizzard's putting a little blood in the action-RPG sequel. All of that viscera will likely lead...


"Very interesting. Do you know if the board cites any other authority (scientific journal, blah ..."

- spacerumsfield see all 60 comments

Diablo 3 Impressions: Hands-on with the Monk Class

By Nick Breckon, Aug 22, 2009 3:44pm PDT

Click, click, click. It's rare that a game is so instantly recognized by simple onomatopoeia. Diablo III has that instant recognition factor;...


"agreed. i actually believe that Titan Quest currently has better environment graphics than that."

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Blizzard Planning Pseudo-LAN Support for StarCraft 2, Diablo 3 to Follow Suit

By Nick Breckon, Aug 22, 2009 3:39pm PDT

Battle.net developer Greg Canessa says that Blizzard is actively working on a LAN-like solution to include for Battle.net play in StarCraft II....


"Pirating only helps the company you're boycotting. You're spreading the word about the game, and ..."

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Diablo 3 Monk Gameplay Footage Wields Fists of Fury

By Nick Breckon, Aug 21, 2009 4:16pm PDT

If you want to see more of Diablo III's monk class than screenshots and dramatic cut scenes feast your eyes upon twelve minutes of solo and...


"I was just thinking that this was the best gameplay video of Diablo 3 I have seen yet. Other ..."

- jaspr180 see all 40 comments

New Diablo 3 Trailers Introduce The Monk

By Chris Faylor, Aug 21, 2009 2:36pm PDT

The media blitz of BlizzCon 2009 continues in the two videos below, which respectively detail the story and gameplay of Diablo III's just revealed...


"I thought he looked pretty bad ass. Especially when he was punching holes in people."

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Blizzard Details Diablo 3 Monk Class Skills

By Nick Breckon, Aug 21, 2009 2:18pm PDT

Following the announcement of the holy Monk class for Diablo III, Blizzard detailed the character's skills during a BlizzCon panel. According...


"I doubt and hope for no healing options bar the red blobs you pick up from fallen enemies. That ..."

- mxcl see all 9 comments

First Diablo 3 Monk Class Screenshots and Lore

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 21, 2009 1:37pm PDT

Fresh out of BlizzCon are the first screenshots for Diablo 3's monk class, showing the melee master pummeling undead with staves, fist weapons and...


"2nd was my favourite act (graphics / sound / music / breaking all those pots and jars and urns)"

- umegastar see all 18 comments

Blizzard: Don't Expect Diablo 3 in 2010

By Chris Faylor, Aug 21, 2009 12:26pm PDT

Much to the chagrin of those who were expecting Diablo III to arrive next year, Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime has confirmed that just-revealed World...


"Push back? people were expecting Diablo 3 in 2010? When has blizzard ever released more than 1 ..."

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Diablo 3's Monk Class Revealed

By Nick Breckon, Aug 21, 2009 11:46am PDT

Update: Screenshots and a splash of backstory are now available for your titillation. The latest class announced for Blizzard's Diablo III is...


"He's got a real Monkey King vibe going on w/ his aesthetics. I wonder if that's a nod towards ..."

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Blizzard: Diablo 3 Unaffected by StarCraft 2 Delay, Two Releases Coming Next Year

By Nick Breckon, Aug 05, 2009 2:28pm PDT

Despite the delay of StarCraft II into 2010, Blizzard says the release of Diablo III will not be affected by the shift. "I will confirm that...


"Do you really believe that? Apart from the fact that this is never said anywhere...we don't even ..."

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Last Batch of BlizzCon Tickets on Sale Tomorrow

By Nick Breckon, May 29, 2009 1:35pm PDT

The final allotment of tickets to Blizzard's upcoming BlizzCon convention will go on sale tomorrow at 10am PDT, according to the company....


"I was spamming f5, until the page refreshed to select tickets, hit 5 and got in line... spot in ..."

- omen7288 see all 5 comments

Diablo 3 Screenshots Signal Return of the Fallen

By Nick Breckon, May 22, 2009 11:34am PDT

New Diablo 3 media released today brings about the return of the Fallen, the lowly red devils from previous Diablo titles. In line with the...


"heres a crazy thought... but maybe ARPGs just... ARENT YOUR GAME. that doesnt mean they suck, ..."

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April Fools Brings New Diablo 3 Class 'Unveil'

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 01, 2009 10:04am PDT

Blizzard today--April 1--announced the Archivist, Diablo 3's newest "player class." Hailing from the dark and dingy studies of Westmarch, the...


"AM I the only one who is sad that this is just an april fool's joke? An Archivist would be bad ass!"

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New Diablo 3 Screenshots: Here's Your UI

By Chris Faylor, Mar 30, 2009 1:24pm PDT

A few new screenshots of Diablo 3's user interface accompanied Blizzard's latest BlizzCast. Still no word on a release date for D3, but the shots...


"Had faith in Blizzard North, never liked anything by Blizzard major"

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