Diablo Series News


Diablo 3 hits 14 million sales

By Steve Watts, Nov 07, 2013 8:45am PST

Diablo III has topped 14 million sales, which means that it moved 2 million units since the start of 2013. Blizzard credited the console launches, but didn't mention exactly how many of that 2 million figure was from them.


"This thread is 4 days old, what are you doing here? Well when I played T2 it was boring. Like ..."

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Diablo 3 lead designer: PvP not 'awesome' enough yet

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 28, 2013 1:30pm PDT

Diablo 3's PvP mode still looks to be a long way from release and the game's lead designer addresses the reasons behind the delay.


"Both of those games are shallow as hell though. I guess it depends what you're looking for in ..."

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Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls' Mystic artisan lets you tweak items

By Steve Watts, Oct 28, 2013 9:30am PDT

Diablo 3's "Reaper of Souls" expansion is packing lots of new goodies and doodads, and Blizzard recently detailed how the new Mystic artisan will work. She'll let you upgrade individual stats of items, or change their appearance.


"A lot of last-minute bad decisions beset the Diablo design team, a potentially phenomenal game ..."

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Diablo 3: Confessions of a console newbie

By Steve Watts, Sep 09, 2013 12:00pm PDT

Diablo 3 has finally hit consoles, and its various revisions feel almost natural enough to forget that it began its life on the PC. Almost.


"I know it's blaspheme but I really prefer this type of game with a controller and on the TV. I ..."

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Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls expansion 'definitely' coming to consoles

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 03, 2013 4:00pm PDT

The console version of Diablo 3 won't end with the core game, as the Reaper of Souls expansion is also said to be in development.


"Oh, yeah, I was thinking Charged Bolts. The little patches of electricity that come off of ..."

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Diablo 3 revisions to 'cut the legs out' from auction house

By Steve Watts, Aug 29, 2013 4:15pm PDT

Diablo 3 lead content designer Kevin Martens says that the revisions to loot and crafting are aimed squarely at reducing the influence of the auction house.


"Who knows maybe they will decide to cap it by the time it is released."

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Diablo 3 '2.0' patch to accompany Reaper of Souls

By Steve Watts, Aug 29, 2013 1:15pm PDT

Diablo 3's "Reaper of Souls" expansion will come alongside a new patch adding the underlying system changes, like new item and gem types, the smart drop system, and so on.


"Not really :/ PvP I can see.. they are trying to build some new mode for that.. can't just go ..."

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Blizzard teases Diablo 3-related 'Reaper of Souls'

By Steve Watts, Aug 14, 2013 2:00pm PDT

A teaser site has gone up for a Diablo 3-related project titled "Reaper of Souls."


"I hear this a lot and it always confuses me, but I guess it's because it usually comes from the ..."

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Diablo 3 coming to PlayStation 4 in 2014

By Steve Watts, Jul 16, 2013 8:15am PDT

Diablo 3 will be available on PlayStation 4 sometime in 2014, rather than alongside this year's current-gen console versions.


"Still waiting for the offline PC version here, wont get a dime of my money until that option is ..."

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Online-only Diablo 3 for consoles considered, but dropped

By Steve Watts, Jul 02, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Blizzard considered making the Diablo 3 online-only, but dropped the idea when its research showed many console players didn't have a reliable connection.


"I thought the PC was a beta test for consoles, pariticularly the AH. Amazed they're dropping the AH."

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Diablo III on PS3 to receive exclusive Sony-related items

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 10, 2013 7:19pm PDT

Diablo III on PS3 and PS4 will include exclusive Sony-related items that you'll be able to equip your characters with.


Diablo 3 coming to Xbox 360, launches with PS3 version on September 3

By John Keefer, Jun 06, 2013 6:15am PDT

Blizzard had already announced the PlayStation 3 version of Diablo 3, so we had assumed it was coming to Xbox 360 as well. It appears our assumptions were right, as the company announced a version for Microsoft's current gen console, and a release date of September 3 for bot...


"I'm guessing if they don't appease PC players with the itemization patch there will be *Hell to ..."

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Diablo 3 for PS4 uses touchpad for inventory management

By Andrew Yoon, May 16, 2013 10:30am PDT

The upcoming PS4 version of Diablo 3 will use the PS4 touchpad in some way, although Blizzard is being a bit coy about how it all actually works.


"No, I was like 9 or 10 when Diablo II came out. It was just a really good game and left many ..."

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Diablo 3 gold-duping bug found, auction houses closed for now

By John Keefer, May 08, 2013 8:05am PDT

A gold-duping bug that has forced the closure of both auction houses should be fixed soon, but Blizzard has decided not to rollback the servers to pre-patch status, instead choosing to deal with the individual player accounts that decided to play fast and loose with the rule...


"Hey, I wasn't the one complaining about missing PvP. What you said is probably what it would be ..."

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Diablo 1.0.8 patch live with multiplayer upgrades

By John Keefer, May 07, 2013 1:45pm PDT

The promised upgrades to Diablo 3's cooperative play experience are out today with the new 1.0.8 patch, along with a bunch of adjustments to the classes, monsters and loot to make adventuring a bit easier.


"Gosh, no one realised that this patch introduced a gold dupe? LOL @ Blizz!"

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