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Diablo III / 3

Discussion in 'Entertainment, Culture, and Sports' started by GreenFrog, Mar 24, 2012.

  1. gort

    gort Senior member

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    They said they are using this open beta weekend to serve as a stress test, so I wouldn't be too surprised.
     


  2. GreenFrog

    GreenFrog Senior member

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    im playing with a friend right now and he's lagging so bad because he's on wifi and a laptop.. lol dammit
     


  3. hoozah

    hoozah Senior member

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    I beat Diablo 3... demo :] The skeleton king gave me an ass kicking first time, then i loaded up on pots.
     


  4. driveslowk

    driveslowk Senior member

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    Seemed pretty easy with the wizard, didn't get hit very often. He kicked my ass when I was a barb, though.
     


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    thenanyu Senior member

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    Normal was really easy. Diablo has always been about nightmare and hell mode anyways.

    I played through the demo 3 times today with different characters, and I have to say I am very disappointed. There's really not anything new since D2. The skill system is different, not deeper. It's still the mindless clicking that Diablo has always been. It's interesting to see that blizzard borrowed elements from DotA and games like that.

    Barb's Ancient Spear = Pudge's meat hook
    Barb's leap works just like Mirana's
    Monk's reach works like lanyana's blades
     


  6. hoozah

    hoozah Senior member

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    The only thing I feel is similar to D2 is the story line and characters.
     


  7. yjeezle

    yjeezle Senior member

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    barb's leap worked similarly in D2.

    besides, i don't think that changing the basic things that worked with the first two in the series would go well with the player community.

    i do agree that the artwork is a little bit more "cartoony" but i don't think it's a "negative" in a sense. it is still fairly dark. let's remember guys when we played up to blood raven in D2 we didn't get into any of the serious dark stuff either.


    how? pots are on cool downs now...


    i believe because they are keeping everything server side, this will prevent item duping. each item dropped has it's own item create code. (much like how an item would drop in WoW). this is how they're preventing duping. the downside to this is that you have to have an internet connection to play single player.


    i think the rune system will increase the variety of play... i'm excited to see how that will turn out.
     


  8. driveslowk

    driveslowk Senior member

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    There's already been multiple methods of duping discovered in the beta that were fixed by BLizzard
     


  9. hoozah

    hoozah Senior member

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    Yeah I used witch doctor and I kept getting low health. I was able to evade him enough to use a pot but they eventually ran out (I only had ~4) I figured I'd just stock pile them and I think I ended up using around ~4 bu I had a different tactic that worked quite well. I'm going to play through it with demon hunter tomorrow.
     


  10. GreenFrog

    GreenFrog Senior member

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    played with my fried and beat the demo in an hour.. tooe asy
     


  11. GreenFrog

    GreenFrog Senior member

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    got cocblocked by some indian fucker
     


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    GreenFrog Senior member

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    Good morning. Fun night, eh? :D
     


  15. hoozah

    hoozah Senior member

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    Like someone else said, Diablo is meant for NM mode with a party.
     


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