Diablo III is the much anticipated sequel to Diablo II from Blizzard Entertainment. With tons of new and controversial features, along with 4-player co-op, Diablo III is set to divide or conquer gaggles of gamers when it launches in the future.
Continuing the tale from the first two games, players will choose their class and then battle across the world either solo or online with friends to defeat the evil that plagues the world of Sanctuary.
Diablo III players who love seasonal play will be happy to hear that Season 7 has officially begun. During the journey, players will need to create a specially created or converted character (stripped of everything and reduced to level 1) under the 'Season" tag. Starting at level 1, players will work through objectives all the way through the level cap that will see them earn a complete gear set, a seasonal pet, and a new portrait frame.
Diablo 3 has been updated to v2.4.2 that bring three brand new Torment levels to the game as well as several class updates, legendary item overhauls, campaign and adventure mode improvements and much more.
The Diablo 3 site has been updated with a brief preview of the latest build currently on the Public Test Realm. Of most significant note is the addition of new difficulty levels (XI-XIII) for those seeking an even greater challenge.
Blizzard has announced that Season 6 in Diablo 3 is over and that Season 7 will begin on August 5th. Developers have revealed new rewards for the upcoming season that include a new portrait frame, new pieces for Conqueror's cosmetic set and a unique cosmetic pet for those who complete the entire Season journey. As usual, players completing the season will receive a full set of armor for their specific class.
Blizzard has posted notification on the official site that Diablo 3's Season 6 will be ending on July 22nd in all regions. After a two week break, Season 7 will begin on August 5th.
It seems that this year's Blizzcon may have some good news for fans of the Diablo series with the new job posting on the corporate site that seeks a Game Director. The project is considered an "unannounced project - Diablo. It is fascinating, however, to wonder where the current(?) Diablo 3 game director, Josh Mosqueira, is and whether or not he's still with the company.
Diablo III players looking for additional challenges will be happy to hear that Torment XI, Torment XII and Torment XIII are incoming with the v2.4.2 patch that is now live on the Public Test Realm.
The Diablo 3 site has been updated with a new compilation guide to all things v2.4.1, considered by many to be a game changer. In addition to gems being updated and overhauled, players can now search out and find new transmog items and pets as well as portrait frames and other things.
North American Diablo 3 players will automatically have their game updated to v2.4.1 on launching Battle.net. The latest update brings some pretty neat cosmetic items into the game for players to find as they journey through the game world.
Blizzard has revealed a quick look at the upcoming Diablo 3 Season 6 with its objectives and rewards. Season 6 is set to begin on Friday, April 29th at 5:00 pm Pacific (8:00 pm Eastern) in NA; 5:00 pm CEST in the EU and 5:00 pm KST in Asia.