Diablo 3 News


Diablo 3: What We Know So Far, Post-BlizzCon Edition

By Nick Breckon, Oct 13, 2008 2:50pm PDT

As expected, we learned a lot of new things about Diablo III at BlizzCon. And as many of these bite-sized details got swept away in all the excitement, I figured it was time to update our massive Diablo III guide.


"How about I correct yours for you? The only Diablo style I've seen this game follow so far is ..."

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Blizzard on Battle.net Subscription, Diablo 3 Modding

By Nick Breckon, Oct 10, 2008 5:58pm PDT

Diablo III director Jay Wilson said today that the company does not have a great desire to charge a subscription fee for the upcoming revision of...


"I agree its no different than a Resturaunt asking 30 bucks for a steak you can get at the ..."

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Blizzard Discusses Diablo 3 Console Port (Update: Director Jay Wilson Weighs In)

By Chris Faylor, Oct 10, 2008 2:16pm PDT

Though Diablo 3 is currently only confirmed for the PC, Blizzard president Mike Morhaime has once again suggested that the long-awaited action-RPG...


"What are you retarded? All you have to do is hook up to a computer monitor and sit at a desk. ..."

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Diablo 3: The Wizard's Talent Trees Unveiled

By Nick Breckon and Chris Faylor, Oct 10, 2008 1:25pm PDT

Continuing our ongoing coverage of BlizzCon, we have compiled a complete list of the Wizard class talent trees found in the playable demo of Diablo...


"they better get the skill tree right because that was a major part of diablo2. "

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Diablo 3 Lead Designer Reveals Skill Rune System

By Nick Breckon, Oct 10, 2008 12:43pm PDT

Diablo III lead designer Jay Wilson revealed the Skill Rune system of skill modification during his talk at BlizzCon. Skill Runes are...


"Diablo 3 is looking almost nothing like wow. WoW's glyph system lets you modify three abilities ..."

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Latest Diablo 3 Video Shows Wizard Effects

By Blake Ellison, Oct 10, 2008 12:30pm PDT

Blizzard has opened up a page on the Diablo III website for the Wizard, the new player class announced this morning. Five videos show the class'...


"I still think the greatest audio and visual spell effects ever were in Vagrant Story."

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BlizzCon Diablo 3 Trailer Features The Wizard

By Chris Faylor, Oct 10, 2008 12:06pm PDT

Straight from BlizzCon, we now present you with the new Diablo 3 trailer that was shown moments ago during the BlizzCon opening ceremony. You can also download the original video


"Yes it was great in Diablo I! I wonder if they're bringing Leoric back?"

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Diablo 3 Wizard Class Video Released

By Chris Faylor, Oct 10, 2008 11:26am PDT

Accompanying Blizzard's announcement of the Wizard class and our hands-on impressions of Diablo 3 is about five minutes of gameplay footage, which...


"Maybe I've just been playing too much D2 with 40% Run/Walk boots and a few Run/Walk charms but ..."

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First Diablo 3 Hands-on Impressions: Hell Yeah

By Nick Breckon, Oct 10, 2008 11:05am PDT

Diablo III does look very different from Diablo II. It does. You notice when you're playing. Stylistically, graphically, much has changed....


"lol. yeah, i had a friend who actually cought the items in the air!! i remember after every ..."

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New Diablo 3 Class Revealed: The Wizard

By Chris Faylor, Oct 10, 2008 9:38am PDT

Update: For more on the Wizard, check out our hands-on impressions of Diablo 3 and the complete Wizard talent tree, direct from the BlizzCon 2008...


"I think it is different which is nice but still maybe if they created a new barbarian like they ..."

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BlizzCon Eve: The Swag Bag, and Predictions

By Nick Breckon, Oct 09, 2008 11:31pm PDT

BlizzCon has a Christmastime quality to it. 15,000 children--and child-like adults--have journeyed to Anaheim this year, passing through streets...


"I don't think a dual spec system necessarily means it will be free to switch. "

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Diablo 3 Playable at BlizzCon

By Nick Breckon, Oct 09, 2008 11:15pm PDT

Blizzard's action RPG sequel Diablo III will be playable for the first time on the show floor of the company's BlizzCon 08 convention, according to...


"Fortunately from them they sold out tickets within 10 minutes of putting them up on-line. So I ..."

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Diablo 3 Screenshots Reveal the Scavenger

By Chris Faylor, Oct 03, 2008 10:37am PDT

While Blizzard has yet to tell gamers when they can expect Diablo 3 to be released, the studio has provided new screenshots and artwork from the PC...


"If you click on the picture down the bottom again after getting the black image, it will load ..."

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New Diablo 3 Screenshots Raid Dungeons

By Blake Ellison, Sep 18, 2008 11:38am PDT

Blizzard has released four new screenshots from Diablo III, its highly anticipated hack-and-slasher. There's lots of dungeon-crawling to be had in...


"the only reason to go on raids is to farm the boss, so raid = farm feel free to quote me for ..."

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Next Diablo 3 Class Will Anger Fans, Says Blizzard

By Nick Breckon, Sep 16, 2008 12:00pm PDT

Diablo III lead designer Jay Wilson has predicted that some fans will inevitably take exception to the next class his team will announce, while...


"Here comes the Murloc class... Abilities ? Growl , Summon Murky , Spit , Chase , Run around ..."

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