When you craft the Staff of herding, there is no clue how to use it. Was it revealed through datamining or by the developpers?
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It would be pretty unusual to not figure it out on your first play through Act I after you got the staff. The place where you use it is right along the path to the first quest outside of New Tristram. When the big ghost of a cow rises up out of a corpse, you tend to pay attention.