Diablo 3 News


Diablo 3 Color Controversy Revisited, See Diablo 3 Desaturated in Action

By Chris Faylor, Sep 11, 2008 3:38pm PDT

Reigniting the "Diablo III is too colorful" controversy, DIII.Net and fan Sozou bring us a Diablo III gameplay trailer meant to show what...


"lol.... I dont agree with how you feel about the criticism but thats a witty and funny comment :)"

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New Diablo 3 Screenshots Show Flying Combatants

By Blake Ellison, Sep 04, 2008 2:32pm PDT

Blizzard has let loose four new screenshots from its hellish hack-and-slasher Diablo III. Included are a number of characters leaping through the...


"Well, All blizzards games are based on frustated gods. For example, Sargeras was frustrated ..."

- Mini-d see all 29 comments

Blizzard's Next-Gen Battle.net Detailed for StarCraft 2, Diablo 3

By Blake Ellison, Sep 03, 2008 9:55am PDT

Battle.net--Blizzard's online matchmaking portal and community for games including the Warcraft, StarCraft and Diablo series--is getting some...


"if sc had some wc3 functions like arranged teams and matchmaking thats half the reason to get ..."

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GC 2008: New Diablo 3 Screenshots Promote Equality

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 20, 2008 5:58am PDT

A new set of Diablo 3 (PC) screenshots have emerged, showing male and female Barbarians and Witch Doctors in action.


"I read that the Necro might make a cameo as an NPC; we shall see. You're spot on about the fact ..."

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New Diablo 3 Screenshots, Concept Art Emerge

By Aaron Linde, Aug 14, 2008 2:59pm PDT

In the ever-lumbering march towards an eventual release date, Blizzard has released two new screenshots and three new pieces of concept art from...


"didos? never heard of those before? yeah if i had the power ,money ,and knowledge to do so i ..."

- Curium244 see all 51 comments

Blizzard Planning More Diablo Beyond Diablo 3

By Chris Faylor, Aug 12, 2008 10:23am PDT

Though Diablo III (PC) was only recently unveiled and has no release date at the moment, developer Blizzard already has "plans beyond" it for more...


"If there was ever a Diablo movie, Sean Connery would make a great Dekard Cain. Shay it ain't ..."

- Alpha Geist see all 71 comments

Blizzard Responds to Diablo 3 Art Director Departure, New Art Lead 'Won't Impact the Game'

By Aaron Linde, Aug 07, 2008 11:49am PDT

Blizzard has confirmed to Shacknews that Diablo III (PC) art director Brian Morrisroe has left the company, but stressed that his replacement does...


"Yes no doubt about that Stalker has some of the best acoustic atmospheric music i've ever heard ..."

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Blizzard Searching for New Diablo 3 Art Director

By Aaron Linde, Aug 07, 2008 11:09am PDT

Update: Blizzard has provided more information on the listing, telling Shacknews that "this change won't impact the game... we're really pleased...


"Less saturated? They are far way more saturated and less colors, making it really sharp and sucky."

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Playing It Hardcore: Ten Years Later, the Diablo Community Fights On

By Nick Breckon, Aug 06, 2008 11:13am PDT

The stark white tombstones hover over the blood-red background of the graveyard. "Tried taking on Duriel solo," reads one. "At level 19, I...


"I remember that, pink plated chars in every game, so shiny and purplez that hurted my eyes. ..."

- Mini-d see all 49 comments

Blizzard Shoots Down Diablo 3 Fan Renderings

By Aaron Linde, Aug 04, 2008 8:00pm PDT

Unsettled by the brighter color palette of Blizzard's Diablo III (PC), fans took to the internet with online petitions and doctored screenshots,...


"This is diablo III, fans ARE going to buy the game... end of stroy"

- Slyvena see all 178 comments

Achievements Planned for StarCraft 2, Diablo 3

By Aaron Linde, Aug 01, 2008 1:50pm PDT

Blizzard Entertainment's anticipated PC sequels StarCraft II and Diablo III will track a player's achievements via a unified "Blizzard Account,"...


"Haha that death thing could suck. What if you played that same character since release? That ..."

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Blizzard Talks Age of Conan vs. WoW Rivalry

By Chris Faylor, Jul 31, 2008 2:20pm PDT

Update: Later in the conference call, it was revealed that World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King will arrive between October and December....


"I left wow because after 4 years of play, I got borred of it.. I can't even play for more than 5 ..."

- Atlandis see all 29 comments

BlizzCon Tickets Set for August 11 Sale, DirecTV Broadcasting Live in HD

By Nick Breckon, Jul 29, 2008 1:16pm PDT

Blizzard today announced that tickets for its 2008 BlizzCon event will go on sale August 11. The show is set for October 10-11 in Anaheim,...


"at the WWI they had live coverage online. It was really well done I thought for all live ..."

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New Diablo 3 Screenshots, Concept Art Arrive

By Aaron Linde, Jul 29, 2008 12:10pm PDT

Blizzard Entertainment recently revealed two new screenshots and concept art from its anticipated action-RPG sequel Diablo III (PC). One of...


"Man, did you see that Mistress of Pain concept art? Talk about a chastity belt. ouch"

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Diablo 3 Producer: 'Color is Your Friend'

By Aaron Linde, Jul 02, 2008 11:35am PDT

In a preemptive strike against community outrage, Diablo III (PC) lead producer Keith Lee explained the merits and practicality behind the game's...


"Diablo I & II had excellent visuals when they were released and the dramatic lighting greatly ..."

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