Online Gamer: Diablo III
Currently, the most awaited online game by every online gamer is the ever-popular Diablo III. Diablo III is the third sequel of the Diablo franchise and is an action, role-playing game brought by Blizzard Entertainment. It was first said to be released last June 28, 2008 at the Blizzard Worldwide Invitational held at Paris, France. Most definitely, every online gamer is excited for its release date which will be on May 15, 2012 in North America, South America and Europe while June 7, 2012 in Russia, even making it the most pre-purchased PC game entirely in Amazon.com and Blizzard. Undoubtedly, after the success of Diablo I and II, Diablo III is set to take the online gamer community by storm.
A certified online gamer especially those who have faithfully played the previous two versions have a lot to expect from the latest upcoming Diablo version. For starters, the game takes place twenty years after Diablo 2, in a world called Sanctuary, the dark whimsy world of the entire Diablo series. By then, the world of Sanctuary has changed significantly after the destruction of the Worldstone in Diablo II: Lord of Destruction. The game’s world map will be made up of two continents with a number of very small islands over the Northwest area. The plot will circle around Azmodan and Belial, two surviving Demon Lords, and an artifact otherwise known as the Black Soulstone.
Aside from that, the amazingly enhanced graphics and game play are also something that a hardcore online gamer can truly be proud of. Like Diablo II, players in Diablo III can play alongside each other by way of the Blizzard’s Battle.net service. With this, players are available to drop in and out of session in co-operative play with others. Another enhancement is that gold can now be picked up by merely touching it contrary to the previous versions where you need to manually click on the gold to pick it up. Aside from that, health orbs now drop from enemies, this replaces the need to have a potion bar. These new features are all intended for faster game play, in turn, a better gaming experience.
One of the most looked forward updates from Diablo III is the new character classes. An online gamer can pick from a variety of characters that could would very well suit his taste. The new characters armed with heavy armors, weapons and skills are composed of the righteous monk, the spiritual witch doctor, the evil purging demon hunter, the brilliant wizard and the iron-willed barbarian.
A lot can be expected from Diablo III such that it is anticipated to become the biggest and most successful role-playing game to be released in 2012. Even before its release date, it has dominated the online gamer community and surely, all eyes are in for its inevitable release and no doubt, Diablo III is going to be in every monitor in the upcoming weeks and months. The ultimate RPG is now within your grasp and no online gamer can ever afford to miss it.