Diablo 3 News


Blizzard Details Diablo 3's Health System

By Brian Leahy, Sep 13, 2010 11:40am PDT

Blizzard has updated its Diablo III page with some details on the game's health system, which primarily utilizes health globes to restore the...


"heh, taking 500 health pots everywhere and being basically immortal was kinda boring"

- kiddygrinder see all 52 comments

Diablo 3 Crafting and Artisans Revealed

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 18, 2010 6:20am PDT

Adventurers in Diablo 3 will be followed


"Yay!!!! Way to boring it up! Kill Demons or make woven baskets? I just can't decide... ..."

- Scrubasteve see all 45 comments

Blizzard Celebrates April Fools' Day with Dating Service, Blackthorne 2 and New Merch

By Chris Faylor, Apr 01, 2010 9:05am PDT

Always one to get in the spirit of April Fools' Day 2010, esteemed developer Blizzard Entertainment (Diablo, StarCraft, World of Warcraft) has...


"Officespace, definitely one of my favourite movies of all time..."

- x Tempest x see all 38 comments

Diablo 3 Screenshots Show Female Witch Doctor, Diablo 2 Patch 1.13 Due Today

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 23, 2010 5:51am PDT

Blizzard today continues its sex-based Diablo III media blasts with new screenshots and artwork showing off the PC action RPG's previously-revealed...


"Point and click, kill, click loot. Where has the innovation gone? I missed it."

- Aroki see all 24 comments

Rob Pardo on Blizzard's Success and Failures

By Brian Leahy, Mar 12, 2010 10:40am PST

During his Game Developers Conference 2010 presentation, titled "Making a Standard (and Trying to Stick to it!): Blizzard Design Philosophies",...


"There are stats, loot, a semi-immersive story-thread, skills and a roll-based combat ..."

- GigiLeCheshire see all 87 comments

Diablo 3 Screenshots Uncloak Male Wizard

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 03, 2010 8:40am PST

Blizzard continues to dribble out Diablo 3 screenshots at a teasingly slow pace with a teensy new batch unveiling the magical male version of the...


"My first reaction was that the concept art looked surprisingly effeminate. At the very least, ..."

- Professer12 see all 24 comments

Diablo 3 Female Monk Revealed

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 09, 2010 9:50am PST

Blizzard has revealed the female form of Diablo 3's monk class and her fists of fury with concept art and a character render over on the PC action...


"funny you should mention this since i just had a midterm on hamlet."

- Jikim see all 55 comments

Diablo 3 Screenshots: I Hate Snakes

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 01, 2010 7:23am PST

Blizzard has released a handful of new Diablo 3 screenshots, revealing little new of its much-anticipated PC action RPG but then that's probably...


"I don't think you actually read what I wrote before you replied."

- badcaps see all 40 comments

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."

- runinal see all 96 comments

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 ..."

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