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Diablo 3 2.6.9 PTR Closes

Diablo 3 PTR

The latest testing round for Diablo 3 2.6.9 on the PTR has now been completed and the PTR has been shutdown as of this evening.

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Diablo 2 Ladder Reset Coming Today

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Just in case you forgot, the Diablo 2 ladder is resetting today (5 June). Seeing as resets are never that well publicised, I thought this would be a timely reminder to the Diablo 2 community here at PureDiablo.

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PureDiablo Forum Watch – 3 June 2020

forum watch

Welcome back to the Forum Watch. It’s been a while since we undertook one of these and this is the first for us here at PureDiablo. If you are new to our sites, then these updates point you in the direction of interesting posts from our forum community. There’s always something worth reading so check these out.

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Artist Oscar Cuesta tells us his story of working on Diablo 3 at Blizzard North and South

Oscar Cuesta Diablo 3 at Blizzard North

A few weeks ago we uncovered a load of old shots of Diablo 3 that were posted by 2D/3D artist Oscar Cuesta. Oscar worked on Diablo 3 while it was still in development at Blizzard North before moving to Blizzard Irvine to continue the project. So what was it like working on Diablo 3 at Blizzard North? Did you know there were some radical style changes and there were even bulldogs with a punk mohawk in the original Irvine version? Oscar Cuesta tells his story about working on the game in this interview.

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Judges’ Chamber – Returning Class Poll Results and Mounts

judges' chamber

It’s time for another installment of the Judges’ Chamber where we ask the community questions on Diablo IV topics. We’re wrapping up our question on classes that should appear in Diablo IV and posing a new question. Dive in and see which classes you want to see most return and answer our next question.

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Diablo 3 2.6.9 PTR is now Live

Diablo 3 PTR

After a slight hiccup last week, Blizard has now kicked live the Diablo 3 Patch 2.6.9 PTR. There are three key areas they are looking for feedback on including the Demon Hunter and Necromancer sets, Necromancer skill changes, and Legendary item changes.

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Diablo and Hellfire discounted in GOG Summer Sale

GOG Summer Sale.

It’s that time of year again, summer sales are underway and first up it’s the GOG Summer Sale. There’s are discounts on over 3000 games and thankfully there’s a discount on the original Diablo and Hellfire.

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BlizzCon 2020 has Been Cancelled

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BlizzCon was up in the air due to COVID-19 and lockdowns around the world. Although it would not be until later this year, Blizzard needed time to prepare the event. Today an official statement was released announcing its cancellation.

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Summer of Gaming Schedule Revealed – Could Classic Game Revival be Diablo 2?

Summer of Gaming will Include Blizzard

A few days ago we reported that Blizzard would be taking part in IGN’s Summer of Gaming events. We have no idea what Blizzard will be showing but there is now a schedule of events from IGN. Could one of the listings be that Diablo 2 remaster?

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Diablo IV Mounts and Their Place in Sanctuary

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One of the new features touted at BlizzCon last year was the addition of mounts for the first time to a Diablo game. Following the game’s reveal and presentation, it was apparent Blizzard was taking a new approach to the world of Sanctuary but how will mounts fit in the world? We take a look.

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