Posts Tagged Diablo 3

The Seven Pillars of the Diablo 3 Design

As of this week Blizzard are looking for feedback in their Ask the Dev series which focuses on the v1.0.7 patch which is currently in testing on the public test realms.

By Paul Younger | 30 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #99

This week, it’s all about the loot.
Diablo 3’s Jay Wilson has run off with his, after being reassigned to a new project inside the Blizzard hierarchy.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Diablo 3 Podcast News Attack – Jay Wilson Steps Down

Following this weekend’s news that Jay Wilson has stepped down as the Diablo 3 Game Director, Flux and Elly over at Diablo: IncGamers discuss the departure in a new podcast.

By Paul Younger | 20 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Blizzard’s Rob Pardo takes responsibility for Diablo 3 and defends Jay Wilson

Yesterday Jay Wilson stood down as the Game Director of Diablo 3 which was quite a suprise, and following the announcement the community took to forums to express their displeasure with the game aiming most of the blame directly at Jay Wilson.

By Paul Younger | 19 Jan 2013 | 3

Game Director Jay Wilson leaves Diablo 3

Some pretty startling news from Blizzard this evening as Diablo 3 Game director, Jay Wilson, leaves his position.

By Paul Younger | 17 Jan 2013 | 3

Diablo 3 Patch 1.0.7 preview brings PvP details

Blizzard has this evening released details of their v1.0.7 Diablo 3 patch which comes with PvP information  and other changes they are making to the game.

By Paul Younger | 12 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Blizzard changes plans for Diablo 3 PvP

In a post from Blizzard’s Diablo 3 game director Jay Wilson he reveals that plans have now changed for the release of PvP in the game.

By Paul Younger | 28 Dec 2012 | 2

Diablo 3’s Jay Wilson removes Twitter account [Updated]

Blizzard’s Diablo 3 Game Director Jay Wilson, who occasionally posted Diablo 3 updates on his personal Twitter account, has now removed himself from Twitter.

By Paul Younger | 17 Dec 2012 | 1

No Diablo 3 PvP in 2012 confirms Blizzard

As the weeks have rolled on and the end of the year is nearly upon us,  the chance of a Diablo 3 PvP release has been slowly fading away.

By Paul Younger | 13 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Diablo 3 PvP update “soon”

There is still no sign of the PvP arenas for Diablo 3, they were  supposed to be arriving at some point this year.

By Paul Younger | 27 Nov 2012 | 2

Diablo 3 Expansion Speculation: Feature & System Changes

Last week during the Activision/Blizzard financial conference call, Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime confirmed the release of a Diablo 3 expansion.

By Paul Younger | 17 Nov 2012 | 2

Blizzard says Authenticator lawsuit is “without merit”

Activision-Blizzard (its legal team, most likely) has released a statement in response to last week’s news of a class action lawsuit filed against the company by Benjamin Bell.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Blizzard being sued over Authenticator requirement to protect information

A class action lawsuit has been filed by a plaintiff called Benjamin Bell against Activision Blizzard claiming that Blizzard are  “deceptively and unfairly” charging their customers by asking them to purchase a Blizzard authenticator to ensure the safety of their accounts on Battle.Net.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2012 | 7

Ban hammer falls on more Diablo3 players

Blizzard has revealed that an unspecified amount of Diablo 3 players have been banned from the game  for using exploits.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Diablo 3 is getting an expansion, still selling “very well”

Diablo 3 has, unsurprisingly, sold rather well according to today’s Activision-Blizzard investor call.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Nov 2012 | 1

Are you using the best Diablo 3 Skills?

Some of you may have already seen, but if you haven’t, then you should drop by and check out the latest feature that’s been added to the site.

By Paul Younger | 5 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Path of Exile item creator Laz discusses his work, his Diablo Median XL mod and Diablo 3

Path of Exile week continues here on IncGamers and we had the unique (no pun intended) opportunity to talk to Brother Laz who some Diablo gamers may also know as the creator of the hugely popular Median XL Mod.

By Eric Bruce | 1 Nov 2012 | 11 Season 1 starts tonight

When Diablo 3 launched it was apparent that Blizzard had no plans to create a ladder system like there was in Diablo 2, much to the disappointment of many fans of the series.

By Paul Younger | 17 Oct 2012 | 1

Blizzard to launch Diablo 3 v1.0.5 patch on new public test realm

Last week Blizzard sneakily added a new active link in the Diablo 3 launcher which hinted that public test realms were about to be launched for players.

By Paul Younger | 21 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Blizzard Teases Diablo 3 v1.0.5 update

In a few days time Blizzard will continue to fix up Diablo 3 with a new patch.

By Paul Younger | 13 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Blizzard’s Jay Wilson publicly apologises for David Brevik comment

It looks like the the Jay Wilson / David Brevik Facebook fiasco has come to a head this evening with an official update on the matter.

By Paul Younger | 22 Aug 2012 | 21

Jay Wilson says Brevik interview comments were an “unfortunate accident”

Just when you thought things were settling down over Jay Wilson’s comments over the the interview we carried out with the original Diablo creator David Brevik, more industry comments have surfaced.

By Paul Younger | 22 Aug 2012 | 17

Blizzard about to launch Diablo 3 v1.0.4 – Patch notes revealed

As we predicted a few days ago, the highly anticpated Diablo 3 v1.0.4 patch will be arriving during Tuesday’s maintenance window.

By Paul Younger | 21 Aug 2012 | 1

Gazillion respond to Blizzard backlash on IncGamers interview

If you have been keeping up with the story today following the Diablo 3 development team’s response to our interview with Gazillion CEO David Brevik about Marvel Heroes and Diablo 3, then you’ll know it’s caused a bit of a stir.

By Paul Younger | 20 Aug 2012 | 10

Blizzard Reveals Diablo 3 Paragon System

Looking for a reason to head back into Diablo 3? Today Blizzard revealed the game’s new Paragon system which should give you a reason to continue playing beyond level 60.

By Paul Younger | 20 Aug 2012 | 2

Gazillion’s David Brevik Talks Marvel Heroes and Diablo 3 [Video Special]

After our rather nifty demo of Marvel Heroes and some hands-on time, we caught up with Gazillion CEO David Brevik to find out more about the MMO ARPG Marvel Heroes and his vision for the new title.

By Paul Younger | 19 Aug 2012 | 3

First Diablo 3 Patch v1.04 changes revealed

They said an update was coming and today we have the first development update covering what’s being done about the game and version 1.04.

By Paul Younger | 10 Aug 2012 | 1

Blizzard’s system “illegally accessed”

A security update posted on Blizzard’s official site warns users that the system has been subject to “unauthorized and illegal access”.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Best quarter ever for Blizzard but World of Warcraft subscribers continue to drop

This evening Activision Blizzard held their 2012 second quarter investor call and it was a mixed bag of for Blizzard.

By Paul Younger | 3 Aug 2012 | 2

Blizzard fixes Diablo 3 Barbarian god mode bug

As expected, Blizzard has now hotfixed the Barbarian god mode bug that appeared just over 24 hours ago.

By Paul Younger | 25 Jul 2012 | Comments Off