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More Diablo 3 News at Gamescom says Mike Morhaime

Posted 2 Aug 2013 by

This evening was the latest round of Activision Blizzard financials which did bring news that Project Titan was “unlikely to be a subscription based MMORPG”, but not a lot in the way of Diablo 3 updates apart from the console release date being nailed down for next month. Mike Morhaine did close out the Diablo 3 section of the call by simply adding:

We’ll be sharing Diablo 3 related news at Gamescom this month.

Now keep in mind this is an investor call where it’s all about sales, subscription numbers and future plans. Mike’s Diablo 3 comment certainly indicates that there will be some new Diablo 3 product announcement at Gamescom as Elly stated in the previous post.