Month: July 2012

Hell is for Heroes, and Inferno is not a place I want to still be ‘trying out’ new skillsHell is for Heroes, and Inferno is not a place I want to still be ‘trying out’ new skills

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In Diablo 2 stuff would unlock at a reasonable rate, and by the end of normal you had your build and were just getting the extras. Under this system, it’s entirely possible that you will be waiting until you have finished Hell to unlock the skill effect you want. I don’t know about you, but ….  Read More

Blizzard Cinematics Wins Award for “The Black Soulstone” Blizzard Cinematics Wins Award for “The Black Soulstone”

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The Visual Effects Society has announced the winners of its 10th Annual VES Awards, which recognizes outstanding visual effects artistry in 23 categories of film, animation, television, commercials, special venues, and video games. The Blizzard Cinematics team won the “Outstanding Visual Effects in an Animated Commercial or Video Game Trailer” award for the Diablo III: ….  Read More

The Next Big Thing

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  Shooters are absolutely huge right now, but are they as huge as they used to be? Of course, we can’t go a year without seeing a Call of Duty release, and then there’s Medal of Honor, Battlefield, Spec Ops: The Line, Splinter Cell, Far Cry, Crysis, Gears of War, and about a million other ….  Read More