Blizzard's 2012 hack-and-slash dark fantasy/horror action RPG. It is the third release in the Diablo series, and a sequel to Diablo II in both story and style. Use this tag for questions related to the PC release of Diablo 3, or for questions where the version doesn't matter.

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How to find level 60 items with a level 70 character?

Before the last update it was possible to start a game on normal or nightmare or hell difficulty and in such a game a character with a high level was able to find items with lower level. But now I ...
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How does “elemental” damage on weapons work with “physical” skills?

Suppose I have a weapon that does 1000 (black) damage and 1000 arcane damage, and I use it with a skill that says "Physical" in the skill tooltip. And I have some gears that says "Physical skills deal ...
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Bul Kathos's Wedding Band Effect

How does the Bul Kathos's Wedding Band effect, "You drain life from enemies around you", work when you are level 70? Does it count as Life Steal, and thus is useless or does this get around that ...
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What to re-roll on weapon in order to optimize DPS?

I have found this weapon: Luckily, it already has a socket so I can re-roll other stats. The +damage can roll up to 1490 instead of 1347. But I can also re-roll the resource cost reduction to gain ...
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Fastest way to clear Nephalem Rifts?

One of the achievements is to clear a Rift in just 2 short minutes. So seeing there isn't a difficulty requirement, I went to Normal to give this a try. After a few attempts my fastest time is still ...
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Does Hexing Pants of Mr. Yan work for Sentry/Hydra skill?

http://us.battle.net/d3/en/item/hexing-pants-of-mr-yan Your resource generation and damage is increased by 25% while moving and decreased by 20–25% while standing still. I'm wondering whether ...
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Is there a way to pick up all the items around you with one button?

Similar to how the console versions of Diablo work, where you press Circle or what not, and it picks up everything around you. Is this possible, with any macros or mappings, to do in Diablo 3 for PC?
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How do I know if a Legendary item can be obtained at Kadala?

Reaper of Soul has introduced with Kadala a system of gambling. I know that you can get legendaries from her but I don't know if every legendary in the game can be obtained by gambling. How do I ...
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Puzzle Ring - Does Kadala have a chance of dropping this?

Can the Puzzle Ring (2.0 version) drop from Kadala? Is there even a slight chance of this.
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Where does the Hallowed Set drop? [duplicate]

I am curious as to whether set blacksmith plans sometimes drop only from certain sources. I am under the impression (right now) that all blacksmith plans drop unniversaly and random. Unlike the ...
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Is there a fast way to unlock Torment mode?

How do you unlock Torment? DO I just need to beat Malthael? So if I join someones game before the last boss can I just fight him and unlock it.
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What's the legendary drop rate of Ghom?

Is it close to elites? Is it worth to do Ghom repetitively? And in that case, should I do it in adventure mode or normal mode?
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What do skill boosting affixes affect and what they don't?

Some skills, when combined with a particular rune, grant a secondary effect like Demon Hunter Sentry - Spitfire Turret launching rockets or Crusader Punish - Roar exploding in flames upon blocking or ...
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Where do the Act 5 Unique monsters spawn for the Special Assignment / Irreplaceable You achievements?

It looks like there is a great list for acts 1-4 here: Where do the enemies for the unique enemy achievements spawn? However, I couldn't find a list for the new Act 5 achievements added in Reaper of ...
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How do you re-unlock all story missions with a new character?

I unlocked/beat the entire story. My hardcore character died. So I started a new one, got to level 70 (mix between power leveling and bounties). Now I went to Campaign to try to farm some of my gear ...
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Is it possible to craft legendary items with special attributes?

Like Fire Walkers' "Burn the ground…"?
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Problems with single target dps as fire wizard (d3)

http://us.battle.net/d3/en/calculator/wizard#aPNOSj!YiSe!cYYcZa That's my build, and I completely decimate rifts on t5 until I come up to a yellow elite or rift boss. My damage is seriously lacking ...
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What does Raekor's Will set bonus do, to the damage type of Furious Charge?

I'm trying to focus my damage type on my barbarian. I have one barbarian focused around Fire Damage, wearing Mage Fist, Cinderswitch and so on - all adding to +Fire Damage% - and this is all fine. ...
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is campaign bonus based on lowest used difficulty?

This is about the guaranteed legendary and reapers fear we get for completing act 1-4 and act 5. Will it be based on the lowest difficulty used during the campaign or the difficulty at completing the ...
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What kind of damage do Firewalkers do?

Is it considered fire damage? If so, is it affected by "Fire skills deal 20% more damage"?
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Have we completed Diablo 3 in 9 hours?

My friend and i decided to play some Diablo 3. We played for almost 9 hours straight and killed Diablo on the hard difficult. We reached level 41. We think 9 hours is short for a game like Diablo 3. ...
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Can Puzzle ring drop torment only legendaries on torment?

I read that the puzzle ring has a chance to drop legenderies and I was wondering if these would include torment only legenderies if playing on torment.
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Can you salvage a plan/pattern?

Diablo 3 has a pretty good loot system for patterns in the case of, if your blacksmith or jeweler know the pattern it won't drop again. However, thanks to the legendary drop buff special event this ...
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Recommended stats to face Malthael

Playing a Crusader, Torment 1 with mostly legendary gear. What are all the recommended stats, and paragon level... to face Malthael again. I did see one recommended stat online as toughness of ...
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Are Legendary Crafting Materials able to drop from Rifts or other areas?

Are specific Legendary Crafting Materials restricted to only the super-unique bosses that are described in the material list, or can these same materials also drop from places like...rifts, and other ...
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Does “Happy Birthday Diablo III” Buff affect Kadala?

So today is exactly 2 years since Diablo 3 was out. And because of that Blizzard gave us a nice surprise: a Happy Birthday Diablo III buff: players who log in to defend Sanctuary this week will ...
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Diablo III, anniversary exp bonus bug?

I have a 0% experience bonus on my level 70 Demon Hunter and my level 56 Crusader. And yes, I've verified that this is not just a display issue; my heroes gain the same experience killing monsters ...
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Is chest farming worth it?

I saw this forum post: http://us.battle.net/d3/en/forum/topic/12329613230 The gist of the rather long post is that you get far more legendaries by making "chest runs" through story missions, like Act ...
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Does Wyrdward effect applies for Ancients attacks?

Wyrdward ring: Lightning damage has a 13–17% chance to Stun for 1.5 seconds. If a barb uses call of the ancients with the 'Together as One' rune, does the ring proc?
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What are the advantages of binding a secondary to your left mouse button

I see that more and more on the armory. Some people tell on forums that it's life changing. What so different when you bind your secondary attack on left mouse button?
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Are there any requirements to spawn the Lord of Bells rift guardian?

Are there any hidden requirements to get Lord of Bells as a rift guardian? I've heard gossip, that you need to get to level 10 of rift before reaching the 100% on kill-o-meter, but it doesn't sound ...
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Can a certain elemental resistance get high enough for it to heal you?

Is it possible to increase a resistance to a point where that element actually starts to heal you? For example, if you get very high poison resistance, will it eventually start healing you at a ...
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Does Akarat's Champion death-preventing effect actually work or is it bugged?

I am trying to find out if I can rely on the death-preventing effect of Akarat's Champion. I have read in several places online that it is possibly bugged, and it seemed to have been confirmed. ...
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Frozen, Immobilized, anything else that stops you from moving?

What all status affects in Diablo 3 can cause you immobility, and not being able to move? Do these certain status affects have any defense? Is there any item, or gear, or skill that can prevent you ...
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When do you get disconnected from your current game in diablo 3?

When you go afk while in a game you'll get disconnected after some time. My question is how long is this time, and does it affect the time it needs to disconnect you if you either let the game run as ...
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Diablo III, Why people always do the same in Adventure mode?

I've played around 70 times on Adventure mode (in Normal difficulty, and played other modes) and people always do the same, no matter the difficulty mode (unless Tormento), they just does the bountys ...
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Diablo III, I need to be at “X” level to drop this legendary item? [duplicate]

I would like to try to drop a Puzzle Ring which is a level 29 ring. I'm afraid of Diablo III levelling system and it's relative things 'cause I know that a player on level 20 only can drop equipment ...
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How to play Diablo III in a Virtual Machine?

I saw a lot of people asking the same question in other forums (yes, i've googled it a little bit), and some people answered that of course is possible to play it in a Virtual Machine but only using ...
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Difference in item drop between old and new characters

I played through Reaper of Souls with the new crusader character and was impressed by the yellow items that dropped. I regularly found fittings rare items. I then went on to play Act V with my ...
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Can Green Set Items be picked up by other players?

I know that all the drops from mobs are visible and can be picked from the ground by all the players in the same group, but I have the sensation that for the Green Set Items is a little bit different ...
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Where to buy third-party equipment?

I'm new on Diablo III, I've buy this game after Auction House official closure, so it's harder for me to build my own (decent) equipment. I've 11 millions and I know that is not much money, but ...
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How do I get 4 wolves for a Demon Hunter?

I'm very new to Diablo III, I've just played for around 2 weeks. Today I had a Demon Hunter in Torment VI (with max bonus/sub dificulty) with 4 wolves join our group, so I've investigated in Google ...
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Does the quality of white items give different craft results?

Some of the new crafting recipes for legendary or set items require regular white items in order to craft them. I've been saving superior or masterwork white items for eventual use in these crafts. ...
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Certain events, are they only associated with bounties?

There are a few events and things within Westmarch Commons that I have been trying to get for the last several days. I have seen some stuff online about them also being associated with bounties. The ...
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Is it possible to get legendary drop while in a different map? [duplicate]

Let say in a co-op game, you are in a different map than other players (for example while doing split bounties), is it possible to get a legendary drop in other maps that other players cleared ...
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Storm Crow 'fiery ball' damage

My Storm Crow has a 29% chance to cast a fiery ball when attacking. Does anyone know how much damage the ball does on impact?
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1st kill Malthael

I'm trying to figure out how the system works and I was wondering. I already read about, Under what conditions does Malthael drop legendary pieces or plans? When you first kill Malthael you have a ...
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Knockback on Hit with Witch Doctor [duplicate]

I have a Rare Ceremonial Knife (Witch Doctor) with 2.0% Chance to Knockback on Hit. Is this effect triggered by non-melee attacks, such as Firebomb and Firebats? I have not seen any evidence in-game ...
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Is Black Hole a Knockback?

Is the spell Black Hole counted as knockback? It would be insane with Strongarm Bracers. I've googled it and some people say it does, while others say it doesn't, does anyone have an offical ...
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How do you equip legendary potions?

I just received a Bottomless Potion of Regeneration and it seems there are 5 other legendary potions as well (See here) But, it doesn't mention how to equip the potion. How do I equip the potion?