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Diablo III real-money market detailed in full

Diablo III real-money market detailed in full

It's time to get serious about Blizzard Entertainment's new auction house for market goods in the virtual world of evil that is Diablo III in a full-on guide presented pre-release for the game later this month. This auction house will have players spending fake (and real) money on goods which they'll then be able to use in the game. You'll have the choice between entering the Gold Auction House of the Real-Money Auction House come halfway through this month, and only in certain regions of the world will you be able to trade real cash for warhammers, circlets, wands, cracked boots, and more.

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Diablo III teaser has fans pumped

Diablo III teaser has fans pumped

This past weekend, Blizzard Entertainment performed a "stress test" on their servers in preparation for their next big release: Diablo III - and users free test has gotten the crowds excited to a whole new degree. This game is 16 years in the making, making this one of the longest periods between a game and its sequel in the history of gaming - and certainly the MMORPG world for certain. To help us prepare even more than this free Beta weekend has already, we've spoken to several wild gamers from across the United States to see what this first weekend held for them and what they're excited about for the release halfway through this month!

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Diablo III beta download here, join us this weekend!

Diablo III beta download here, join us this weekend!

As Blizzard Entertainment prepares for the biggest game launch they've had since World of Warcraft, Diablo III has been prepped for a global (nearly) beta test launch for all! This one-time download and weekend-only activation will have you and your loved ones crushing the forces of evil in preparation for the full battle for a full 48 hours starting today, Friday, April 20 at 12:01 p.m. PDT (noon), and going until Monday, April 23 at 10:00 a.m. PDT. Who will be the first to the top of the ladder?

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Diablo III enters open beta for the weekend

Diablo III enters open beta for the weekend

Heads up, Diablo fans. Blizzard will be making Diablo III available to play for free this weekend as part of an open beta. Players will be able to scramble onto the Battle.net servers so that Blizzard can acertain whether they have enough capacity to handle the inevitable flood on launch day. The open beta will start today from 12:01pm PST, and finish on Monday at 10am PST.

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Diablo III Collector’s Edition revealed and detailed

Diablo III Collector’s Edition revealed and detailed

Along with the most long-awaited announcement of a video game release in perhaps the entire history of gaming, Diablo III holds the honor of being so very important that it has its own gigantic Collectors Edition box set. This set of epic items has been released this week for pre-order and includes not just the Diablo III PC/MAC game in its entirety and on DVD-ROM, it has a whole lot of goodies to go with it! Not only will you be winning at Diablo III, you'll have Diablo II in its entirety as well, and special edition in-game items for not just Diablo, but other Blizzard games too!

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SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: March 15, 2012

SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: March 15, 2012

There are two big news stories that I've got to yell at you about this morning, and one of them is, believe it or not, about the iPad. Yes indeed, we do have our very own review of the new iPad here the day before the actual unit comes out in stores - you'll want to check out our New iPad Review (3rd Gen) right now or forever hold your iPad 2 units. Then you must listen to this - it's finally happened - after long last, the day you and I have all been waiting for for so very long has arrived: Diablo III has been announced for release: May 15th is the day, and across the earth is the place.

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Blizzard releases Diablo III skill calculator

Blizzard releases Diablo III skill calculator

It's finally happened - Diablo III has been announced for release after over 10 years of waiting, hoping, wishing for its drop. Blizzard Entertainment, the creators of the game, have also been so kind as to grace us with a skill calculator so we can prepare for the playing of the game before we get it. This is the type of thing you'd normally only be able to do if you worked your way through the game so far that you'd have infinite skill points to add on to your character - now you're able to do so before you even get there, easy prep!

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Diablo III May 15 release official

Diablo III May 15 release official

Game studio Blizzard has confirmed the release date for much-anticipated title Diablo III, with the game arriving on May 15 2012. Up for pre-order today for the digital version, Diablo III is priced at $59.99, while a Collector's Edition will be $99.99 including a DVD copy of the game, a behind-the-scenes Blu-ray/DVD two-disc set, the CD soundtrack CD, a 208-page Art of Diablo III book, and a 4GB USB "soulstone" memory stick (preloaded with full versions of Diablo II and Diablo II: Lord of Destruction) and corresponding Diablo skull base

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Diablo III leaked release date: April 17th

Diablo III leaked release date: April 17th

Blizzard have always been coy with release dates, simply stating that things will be done when they’re done, and released only when they’re ready. Their next anticipated game, Diablo III, was first announced back in 2008, and gamers have been waiting with bated breath ever since. Have Italian gaming retailers finally tipped the world to the release date?

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Diablo III gets pre-release tweaks, producer change

Diablo III gets pre-release tweaks, producer change

In the world of MMORPGs, there can be no denying that the leaders in the art are currently housed at Blizzard Entertainment, and their next release, Diablo III is being set up as one of their biggest releases in the history of the environment. But when we can no longer count the amount of setbacks this game has had before it launches on fingers and toes, it's time to start doubting in the integrity of the creators. That said, one of the creators of the game, the lead producer in fact, has declared that he'll be leaving Blizzard and the D3 project after having worked on it for 5 years.

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Diablo III launching February 1 2012 says retailer

Diablo III launching February 1 2012 says retailer

Blizzard's decision to push Diablo III back into 2012 met with no small amount of upset from eager gamers, but it seems the wait may be soon over. Best Buy Canada has apparently begun advertising a February 1 2012 midnight launch for the much-anticipated game, according to Joystiq's source in Winnipeg, while a February 3 release is suggested by UK retailer Gameplay.

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Diablo III opening cinematic released

Diablo III opening cinematic released

There's nothing quite like a good ol' game of Diablo to get you out of the everyday hum-drum of normal human life, and as Blizzard has proven with their eternally entertaining first two installments of this birds-eye-view hack and slash adventure game, Diablo III has a lot to live up to -- today we get our first glimpse of the first three minutes of the game as it's set to be released in 2012, cinematic one and the start of the continued hellish storyline. What you're about to see is Deckard Cain, also known as the dirty old man whose fortune it's been to both be the keeper of the lore of this game series and the one who's always burning in hell while you fight the forces of evil. Cain has a niece now too, and as a meteor shower is about to prove, his ramblings about the return of the forces of hell to the earth to bring about a new terror are more than just a little bit true - great holes of flame!

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