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I extracted the first cinematic video to analyze it from MPQ archives (it is called Cinematic_1_Intro.ogv). I checked its properties using VLC and the video codec seems to be's Theora Video.

other video codec details

While audio codec is Vorbis Audio (vorb).

other audio codec details

You can use MPQ Editor if you want to try extract cinematic videos and play them outside Diablo 3 client.

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RALCWI (Robust Advanced Low Complexity Waveform Interpolation)

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This information is wrong. – Ramhound May 30 '12 at 18:24

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