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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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?
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Do paragon levels affect the difficulty of enemies?

In Diablo 3, (2.0) enemies now level with you, but does that include Paragon levels? are enemies getting more difficult with each Paragon level I gain? or do they only get more difficult by ...
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How do I avoid dying?

I've recently tried to go up in higher Torment difficulties with my Demon Hunter. Despite my damage being good enough to fight, I always have trouble staying alive and especially during prolonged ...
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Fire Walkers critical hit

My Fire Walkers burn the ground I walk on, dealing 100$ weapon damage to enemies within a radius. Can the boots do critical hits? If so, is the crit damage based off your normal damage or the damage ...
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Does death affect drop rate of legendary in nephalem rift?

My friend told me the longer I survive in battle the more likely legendary drops, and death will reset the timer,is this true?
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Is it possible to roll AS for Cain's insight?

Cain's insight, when reviewed with Myriam, it shows as a possible roll only one of the trifecta stats, critical chance. In the game guide it says that it can roll: +5 Random Magic Properties So, ...
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Real chance percentage of 'Chance on …' affix in legendaries?

I wonder what the mathematical percentage of 'Chance on ...' affix on some legendary items. For example: http://us.battle.net/d3/en/item/bovine-bardiche ...
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Does crafting on torment 6 make better rolls on items?

Some friends told me to try crafting items on T6 difficult to higher the roll values. Is it really working?
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Carnevil losing DPS of my fetishes?

I just found a Carnevil http://us.battle.net/d3/en/item/carnevil My issue is that I think I'm losing the "dagger" dps of my fetishes. Does anyone know the damage is the same as their daggers when ...
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Where do I find sacrifice?

I have a level 45 Witch Doctor in Diablo 3, and I haven't played in over a year. Maybe even two, it's been a loooong time. I distinctly remember a cool strategy back then was to sacrifice your zombie ...
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Are heal on hit also applied on dot effects?

In Diablo 3, I wonder if my life on hit also heals me on DOT effects. More specifically, I have a Barbarian with a certain amount of heal per hit. If I were to use the Rend spell (AOE DOT around me), ...
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When does the item count reset for the Puzzle Ring? [duplicate]

I have the Puzzle Ring in Diablo 3 which means that I have a cute little treasure goblin that runs around with me. He picks up and eats all the white items that I find and after a certain number (for ...
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Can I critically hit a chicken?

I recently acquired the Hand of the Prophet relic for my Enchantress that enables all her skills. As a result she's now polymorphing enemies into chickens, an ability I had never previously used. ...
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Thorns Crusader build

After looking at this question after looting a level 70 adjusted Hack, I was thinking a thorns based Crusader build might work (although I've never played Crusader). Along those lines, I have a couple ...
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Do all the Monk's damage boosting abilities stack?

I play as a Monk, and I have two pocket Wizards to kill things for me. Or put another way, my two Wizard friends have a pocket Monk, to keep mobs away from them and apply juicy damage debuffs. ...
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How much is one point of each affix worth for damage?

Now that the Mystic has graced us with her presence, we can change a single affix on items. Trouble is, it's sometimes really hard to figure out how much each point is worth. Should I replace Attack ...
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Enchant Property: Damage vs. Attack Speed %

There is a similar question about enchant properties for weapons, however I would want to know what should I favor on a ring(and other items): Average Damage or Attack Speed %? Here's an example of ...
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Do the fetishes spawned from Fetish Sycophants match elements with the skill?

Fetish Sycophants randomly spawns fetishes when I attack, do those fetishes match the element of the Fetish army skill? I am using Tiki Torchers since I have + fire element gear.
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Better crit chance or crit damage or something else? [duplicate]

I have found when ROS went out a legendary ring with this stats: 429 vit ( rerolled ) 94 all res 7.0% atk speed I don't remember which stat I rerolled into vit but I do remember I had only 4M ...
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Does Thorns damage trigger Area Damage?

Will Thorns damage trigger the Area Damage effect? If an enemy hits me and takes Thorns damage, does it have a chance to trigger the Area Damage on the creature that took the Thorns damage?
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How should one weight elemental damage compared to other damage stats?

With the new system of elemental damage, I was wondering when given the choice (for a reroll at the Mystic) if I should pick elemental damage over another historical damage stats (like Crit Chance or ...
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Do the mimics of the Grin Reaper Mask do any damage?

I recently got my hands on one of these from Kedala. Here is the link to the mask: http://us.battle.net/d3/en/item/the-grin-reaper It's a cool mask. But does the mimics actually do any damage at all? ...
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What is reflected in the Mirrorball?

The Legendary Wizard Source Mirrorball is reflecting something, but I can't tell what it is. I wouldn't be surprised if it was an Easter Egg of some sort. Does anyone know what it is that the ...
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Sightseeing: Tollifer's Last Stand

The Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls achievement Sightseeing says to "complete all of the following events in Westmarch." There are sixteen events to complete in Westmarch Commons and Westmarch Heights. The ...
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Enchant Which Weapon Property: % Attack Speed or % Damage [duplicate]

As a Barbarian who is mainly playing WW build, I don't know which I should prioritize on: weapon damage, IAS or % Damage? This is the item I got:
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Reset everything in the game

I've played Diablo 3 a bit when it was released. Is it possible to reset my achievements, quest progress, artisans and everything to have a fresh start with Reaper of Souls?
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How can I gear my follower post 2.0?

I'm a little confused as to how I'm supposed to gear up my follower since the installation of smart loot in Loot 2.0. My follower still has most pre loot 2.0 items because I have yet to find ...
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Can legendary mats drop on Normal difficulty?

Am I able to farm for legendary crafting materials on Normal difficulty, or must I be on Torment (1-6) for these to drop? Here is a list of the materials I mean: ...
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Is it possible to get the “Might of the Earth” set with Bloodshards?

I wonder if it would be possible to get the Might of the Earth set thru the Bloodshard vendor. It's not possible to get class item sets like Tal Rashas, Inna's or Immortal King's. But could you get a ...
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Does Blackthorne's 4-piece set bonus prevent fury gain from molten, plagued, and desecrator?

As a Barbarian with decent damage reduction gear, I often park myself directly in molten, plague, and desecration fields so that my Superstition passive kicks in and fills my fury bar quickly. ...
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How do the sets work that call additional followers to your side?

One set is a lvl 70 Demon Hunter Set and the other is Ashera's Vestments, that call additional followers to your side. (Demon hunter set actually calls all companions, pets) How does Ashera's set ...
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Is damage reduction applied before Unity splits damage, or after?

There's a ring, Unity, that splits damage among all people wearing it. When does damage reduction apply for this? Let's say, for example, I've got a barbarian loaded up with armor and resists who ...
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What are the Diablo 3 Hardcaps?

What are the Diablo 3 Hardcaps? I am having trouble finding official posts or people that have tested these values. Please provide the source of your information as well. Thanks
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How do I perfect my gemology?

I've noticed that you need twelve designs to get the acheivement "perfect gemology". But there are only five different kinds of gems with two designs each, so that gives 10 designs to find. I've ...