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0815 Skeleton King

Haven’t purchased Diablo III yet because it’s so darn expensive?  Or perhaps holding off on the Blizzard title until the powers that be waive the controversial “always-online” requirement?  Well, we’ve got some good news for you, though it’s not an announcement that you can play Diablo III solo (and till Level 60) even if your Internet connection starts playing up.  Blizzard announced yesterday the unveiling of the Diablo III Starter Edition, a “taster” of sorts […]

Diablo III box

As Blizzard President Mike Morhaime said the other day, Diablo III is a game that was designed to be enjoyed with friends, thus the need to have constant access to the Internet.   But what if you’re the type of gamer who finds more satisfaction in playing games by your lonesome?  What if all your close friends have more important things to do than defeat a computerized version of the Man Downstairs and his sundry minions?  […]

Invulnerable

  If you’ve been playing Diablo III as a Wizard, you may have heard of an exploit uncovered last night wherein Wizards would become impervious to any kind of damage – in short, immortal.  Regardless of what mode you play in, all you would have to do follow a few simple steps involving Teleport and Archon and pointing your mouse near the Wizard.  Battle.net member Doso posted the exploit in the Bug Report subforum last […]

Always Online

Since the release of Diablo III this May, we’ve heard a lot about the “always online” requirement.  While there are those among us who don’t seem to mind having to play Diablo III while logged on to the Internet, many others are less than thrilled about it.  Why should a game that had worked perfectly fine on offline mode in previous iterations suddenly require an Internet connection while playing?  Most gamers attributed it to Blizzard’s […]

diablo3xbox

With Diablo 3 officially released, the hotly anticipated Blizzard title is sending PC gamers into a frenzy of excitement. Although the venerable franchise’s long overdue sequel is currently only slated for PC and Macintosh platforms, Blizzard has slyly hinted at the possibility of an Xbox 360 or PS3 version on numerous occasions. Whether or not you feel that the game could work on the console platform, the notion of a killer PC action RPG reaching […]

Why PC Developers Need to Accept the Mac

Although the PC gaming community resembles an elitist cult at some times, their primary sin is a general sense of reluctance to accept anything that challenges what they’ve come to expect from their gaming experiences. This general attitude has pervaded into the market strategy for many developers, resulting in a vast majority of games that are perfectly capable of running on most Macintosh computers being developed exclusively for the PC. Why are PC gamers so […]

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