The new D3 B.net forums are up and running (well, limping, as numerous players report they are still unable to log in) and naturally various Bliz CMs have been making replies in order to make the new place look functional. You can’t find them as easily as you’re used to, since our Blues.IncGamers.com forum spider isn’t pulling from the new D3 forums yet (it will be functional in ), but thankfully RisingRed cut through the chit-chat and bug reports and made a post in our to point out the two semi-game-related tidbits from Bliz CMs today.
Prior to Gamescom we knew we still had “systems” to be revealed pre-beta, and the main expectation was for some sort of end game feature. We got it with the info about Inferno… and that’s it. Alas, if you were hoping for something more to be in the game and not yet revealed, such as say, guild support, it looks like you’ll be waiting and hoping for the first expansion.
Elsewhere, another CM handled a question about official info reveals, such as class skills.
Or are the classes and their skills too much in flux for this to even be feasible?
Glad to know it’s not my fault, then.
Finally, the first post on the D3 official blog concerns… facial hair. An excerpt:
To participate, simply send your Diableard photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. We’ll be collecting the most impressive images of your beards and beard-like constructs to show off on the official Diablo III website as the release of the game approaches.
And here I thought we’d have to wait until after D3 was released to stop caring about personal grooming.