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Diablo III release date set for 15th May

Posted: 15.03.2012 by JamieSI

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Blizzard has officially announced today that Diablo III will be released for the PC on 15th May, 2012.

Presales have already started, which allows fans to reserve their digital copies from the official website.

Diablo III release date announcement "in a few days", no PvP in launch version

Posted: 10.03.2012 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 4
 
Blizzard has revealed that it will be announcing the release date for Diablo III in the "near future", and it seems that when Diablo III ships, it will lack a PvP mode.

Diablo III 17th April release date neither confirmed nor denied by Blizzard

Posted: 05.03.2012 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 15
 
Italian gaming site MMORPG-Italy has proclaimed that the release date for Diablo III has been leaked as the 17th April, and interestingly, game director Jay Wilson refuses to confirm nor deny the date.

When asked about the leak, Wilson stated, "I cannot debunk or confirm," which is an interesting statement unto itself, in that Wilson is not ruling it out.

Blizzard confirms 600 layoffs worldwide

Posted: 29.02.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Blizzard has confirmed that the publisher is laying off approximately 600 employees worldwide, and of those layoffs, roughly 90% will be unassociated with game development. Blizzard also noted that none of the layoffs are related to the World of Warcraft dev team.

'Unsteady' comments were "obviously sarcastic", Diablo III "in great shape"

Posted: 24.02.2012 by Technet2k

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Blizzard has responded to the community after an "obviously sarcastic" post from a dev said they were "unsteady about where Diablo III stands," and that fans should 'temper expectations'.

There's nothing "further from the truth," assures game director Jay Wilson. The latest build of Diablo III is "in great shape," while the beta enjoys 'good shape' status. Retail date "in the near future."