Recent Features

Randomization and level design in the future of Diablo 3
Creating good random map generators is a difficult task in video games, and something we’ve seen done with relative success in all of the Diablo games. Diablo 1 had four dungeon types with quite different maps for each area, though all were just big squares with different arrangements of the pieces within them. (The Hellfire […]
Greater Rift Changes Coming: Less RNG, No Conduit Pylons?
Last week Blizzard replied to questions about the goal of Greater Rifts and how they are balanced. Here’s the meat of last week’s address: Today he returned to that thread and added a couple of replies about what sort of changes we might see for the future of Greater Rifts. Greater Rift Changes Coming: Less […]

Harry Potter Banners Created in Diablo 3

Posted 29 Sep 2013 by

A fan found a way to create Harry Potter banners in Diablo 3 that do a pretty good job matching the four houses of Hogwarts.

Hey everyone. I was messing around with different banner designs in Diablo 3 today and had the idea of trying to recreate the house crests/flags for the 4 Hogwarts houses in Harry Potter. I am actually pretty pleased with how these turned out given the different options that the game provides.
Vaeflare: I really enjoyed these banners as well! Very creative, and great job on them. :)

hogwarts-banners

This is purely for the amusing visual; it’s not like Blizzard could offer any official support of another company’s trademarks in their game. But imagine if we had some guild system in Diablo 3? Harry Potter fans unite?

Well probably not…