Diablo 3 News

Vote: Which is Reaper of Souls Weakest Class?

Almost everyone agrees that the Wizard is the strongest class. Let's flip that coin over today. Which is Reaper of Souls Weakest Class? This follow up vote was requested in the comments last time, so here we go, with community consensus on where next the buff-stick must fall.Here's the related poll from last week. The results might change slightly if we re-voted this ...

Diablo 3 Podcast #139: “RoSS” Reviews and Crusader Patch Buffs

Patch 2.0.4 brought big changes and buffs, including major changes to skills, especially for the Crusader. Is the class awesome now? Also, Reaper of Souls reviews are running lower scores than D3, even though everyone says RoS is a big improvement. Rush of discusses the sad state of gaming reviews and "journalism." Podcast features Flux, Rush, and Katniss.Show segment approximate start ...

Diablo 3 Ultimate Evil Edition PS4 details and PAX footage

With Reaper of Souls now out for on PC, Blizzard are focusing on the PS4 version of Diablo 3 at PAX East this weekend. The PS4 version of Diablo 3 is a called the Diablo 3 Ultimate Evil Edition and it's not a simple port of the first game either, it ...

Diablo 3 Reaper of Souls – Frozen Time Movie

Here's a lovely little fan-made movie set in the locations of Act 5 called Diablo 3 Reaper of Souls - Frozen Time Movie. It's creator, Mads Lund, has created it using a Machinima movie tool and set it to a beautiful piece of music.

Diablo 3 Patch 2.0.4 Known Issues, Part II

Blizzard has updated their list of Diablo 3 Patch 2.0.4 Known Issues. There are some bugs with skills and items you need to know about, plus more detail about the drunken cursor issue affecting some players.

Reaper of Souls GameBoy Edition?

A fan created a Reaper of Souls GameBoy edition that's so realistic looking you can almost feel your thumbs twitching. Thanks to Rush at IncGamers for the tip, and the details can be seen on Kotaku.The fan not only mocked up the box and cartridge, he even did some photoshop ...

Opening a Veritable Bounty of Caches

Recently I partook in some split bounty farming. Ordinarily I hate that approach, each person completing an act's Bounties and everyone in game getting a cache even though they didn't even set foot in the act. Cheeky Merlot with your cheese madam? But this was for research purposes.So last week ...
12/4 and the Heartbleed Vulnerability

Blizzard and security was *not* affected by the world-shaking Heartbleed OpenSSL security failure, but Blizzard suggests you change your password if you use the same password for any of the millions of sites that were compromised.If you're wondering which sites were affected by this, the answer is ...

Blizzard brings new Tiered Rift Details

Blizzard brings new Tiered Rift Details, coming soon to the realms to add spice to our play experience. The thread started off with a fan asking about a DPS meter, and the Blue executed a rapid change of direction to the Tiered Rift topic.And it worked; I don't ...

Mega-Legendary 2.0.4 Hotfixes Are Now Live

The Hotfixes thread shows that today's promised legendary drop rate buffs and other itemization changes are a go. Head to a Nephalem Rift and fire your lazors, since the Mega-Legendary Hotfixes Are Now LiveHere are the recent hotfixes, all now live on the realms.Report your testing results in comments and ...

Diablo Fan Art Watch #238: Vigilance of the Crusader IV

In this weeks Diablo Fan Art Watch we have another collection of ten pieces of fan art featuring the 6th and newest class of Diablo III.These hardy and righteous warriors bent on cleansing the corruption of the Zakarum church are known as the .Artwork by SammaeL89, Vablo, AdrianDadich, ...

Diablo 3 Patch 2.0.4 Testing: Golden Chests and Legendary Materials

Patch 2.0.4 changed a lot of skills and it will be interesting to hear player feedback on that once people have hours to work through the new skills, especially all the Crusader buffs. There are other patch changes don't take so long to test out, and I hopped on for an hour this afternoon to do some Diablo 3 Patch 2.0.4 Testing. I was ...

Huge Legendary Drop Rate Buffs Coming to Rifts and Gambling

Big news from Blizzard on changes to legendary item hunting. Fewer chests, less loot from Uniques (Purples), but huge Legendary drop rate buffs coming to Rifts and Gambling. Travis Day offers his dev-otions:Big news with pros and cons. I like chests dropping good stuff, but as Bliz keeps posting hotfixes ...

Crafting Materials Management Changes

Blizzard first posted this back on 13 February over a month before release but now RoS has landed and people are finding their stride the issue of crafting material management has surfaced once more. RoS didn't bring any of the improvements mentioned back then but Blizzard are still working on ...