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 do I farm cursed chests?

Are there any requisites for them to spawn? Where do I find cursed chests? This are chests that are supposed to give big rewards after beating a group of elites.
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How to improve the Magic Find? [duplicate]

With the patch 2.0.1, you no longer can improve your MF with Paragon Level or Nephalem Valor buff. So is there a way to improve that stats without raising the difficulty level or playing in coop ?
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How are the new stat comparisons on items calculated?

With the new patch, the classic 'Life', 'Damage' and 'Proection' have been replaced with a 'Damage', 'Toughness' and 'Healing' comparison. While 'Damage' is fairly straightforward, how are the ...
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What does the Area Damage utility stat do?

In my Paragon tab under utility, there's a stat called Area Damage. What exactly does this do? Does it affect all my aoe skills, add aoe to my normal attacks, or add aoe to all my skills?
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How do you get common debris?

The tooltip for common debris says that you can get it from salvaging "normal" items. Does that mean "white" items? I haven't seen a single one drop since the new patch. Since all the new recipes ...
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Where can I find a Pool of Reflection?

With the latest 2.0.1 update, a new mechanic called a Pool of Reflection has been added to the game that provides a buff that lasts across multiple logins. Where can I find these pools?
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Where is the Auction House?

I thought the Auction House was going down March 18th... I just opened the game after updating to Diablo 3 patch version 2.x and I see no option to open the auction house... Am I missing something?
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How should one weigh Critical Hit Damage when selecting equipment?

What this question basically comes down to is how should I weigh importance of critical hit damage over other types of damage? For instance I found a new ring which gives my wizard more intelligence ...
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How do “stats changes if equipped” work in Diablo 3? [duplicate]

I am a little confused by this preview of the damage that could be done in Diablo 3 Dire Span is reporting to give me +1076 to damage. When equipped however it in fact reduces my overall dam by ...
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Leroic's bone in the fireplace in the manor house [duplicate]

I have ran this with everything I have made, monk, warrior, ect. and I still cannot find this fireplace with the bone in it. Please help
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If you run out of time on Crumbling vault, do you die?

I am on Hardcore mode. If I try to farm the Crumbling Vault event, and do not make it in time...will my character die if I do not finish the event within the timer? Or does it just end the event, ...
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Can you display the name of monsters in general?

Is there a way to get the monsters to display names above their head in-game. I am in Hardcore and it would help to see the names of the enemies well ahead of time.
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In Diablo 3, are Barbarians ever able to Dual wield 2 handed weapons? [duplicate]

I know they can dual wield single handed weapons, are they ever able to dual wield the two handed weapons, as in some other games?
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Does co-op allow continued persistent gameplay?

Can two LAN PC's play Diablo 3 together via Co-Op in a persistent, continual game? I know the online allows for match making and mission based gameplay, but is there a way to start a fresh game with ...
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Questions pertaining to “Disciples of the Night” achievement?

Do you have to have two level 60 demon hunters on your account at the SAME time, or do you just have to achieve level 60 with two different ones. For example, can you make one to level 60, delete ...
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What should I do with my excess gold? [closed]

With the auction house closing soon, and with an expansion coming out sometime this year, what should I do with my gold? I suspect that once the Auction House closes, gold will drastically fall in ...
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Is it possible to decline all friend requests?

As title says: is it possible to decline all friend requests in a few clicks? Currently I have 70+ requests and all of them are from bots, offering me in-game-gold and items. That's kinda ...
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If I pre-purchase D3 RoS Deluxe Edition will I receive the bonus content for other Blizzard games before it's release?

I want to pre-purchase Diablo 3 Reaper of Souls Deluxe Edition, but I want to know if I'll receive Wow and SC2's content now. Thanks for the help!
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What are the chained things in the Tower of the Cursed?

In the Tower of the Cursed in Diablo III there are what look like huge demons chained in the depths that you can see from the walkways. What exactly are they? Is there lore related to them? This ...
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Where is the Decaying Crypt?

I always hear about the Decaying Crypt, but which act is it in? How can I get access to it from a way-point?
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Diablo III Lazarus's Grimoire Missing Bug

A Page from Lazarus's Grimoire is dropped after witnessing the beheading of Queen Asylla in The Cursed Hold. Source... http://diablo.gamepedia.com/A_Page_from_Lazarus%27s_Grimoire The problem ...
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Paragon Levels in D3: Reaper of Souls [closed]

Since Reaper of Souls was announced I wondered what will happen to the current characters' paragon levels. Will the combined paragon experience from all chars be used for the new global paragon ...
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Easter egg in act 2(desolate sands) [duplicate]

How do you get the portal in act 2 in the center of the desolate sands to work? If you press the stone to the left of it it does nothing... What do you do to get it to actually do something?
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How do I find or earn higher level weapons in Diablo 3?

Someone gave me a Spectrum Sword (Attack of 38k and 15 properties with it). I've seen other people with similarly awesome weapons and armor like this, so I'm wondering can I earn or find items like ...
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Floating DPS and character screen DPS

The DPS indicated on the character screen for a character is just over 30,000. The DPS indicated by the floating white "damage" numbers seem to be lower than this number. I've read some answers here, ...
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Does the Keywarden in Act 4 randomly drop keys? [duplicate]

I was hunting for the infernal machine plans in act 4, and instead of dropping the plans the keywarden dropped the key of hate. I was on monster level 2 I, don't think that matters, just wondering if ...
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Does Nephalem Valor Persist Across Game Exit

I started D3 and logged into the game. My level 60(7) Barbarian was selected and I quick-joined a game with a level 60(4) character. Only the two of us were in the game. After some game-play, I had 4 ...
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DPS vs min/max damage for Demon Hunters

I've read that for a demon hunter the weapon with the higher min/max dmg is better than the weapon with higher DPS but lower min/max dmg. Is this true? Because the DPS number from the character screen ...
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What is the maximum gold find that can be obtained from each type of follower?

Gold find, magic find and bonus experience for the follower adds a 20% to your total. From rings and an amulet the follower can get 100% more gold find, so you get 20% more gold find. What is the ...
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Cumulative effects of Runed Skills

The Gloom rune of the demon hunter's Shadow Power skill is as follows: Is the 35% reduction in incoming damage in addition to the 15% damage done as Life, or instead of it? I sometimes have ...
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When to salvage legendary items?

Should I wait and salvage them when I reach inferno? Does it matter when I salvage unused legendary items?
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Jungle Fortitude damage reduction not appearing on Details window

The witch doctor passive skill Jungle Fortitude reduced damage taken by 15%. However, when this skill is selected, the "Damage Reduction" value on the "Details" information window does not increase. ...
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Skill change penalty during a battle

Changing a skill in my skill set could come in handy when fighting bosses. Can I freely change one in my set of skills to use it during a battle without drawbacks? If not, what are the penalties?
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Does the Bola Shot's Imminent Doom stack?

If I shoot a monster multiple times with Bola Shot Imminent Doom (which has a 2 second delay before exploding), do the shots stack?
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How do I determine the true DPS increase?

I've been looking to upgrade my gear slowly, starting with my weapon. I've been looking at AH but I'm a bit uncertain as to how I should read out the differeces in DPS. The following SS show a ...
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Do I get normal achievements while playing hardcore?

Do I get normal achievements while playing hardcore? Like reaching level 60 with two demon hunters? One in normal and one in hardcore, so that I get the "Disciples of the night" achievement (two ...
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Is there a limit for the bonus experience % that you can get?

Is there a limit for the bonus experience % that you can get? Say you equip Cain's Laurel, socketed with a Star ruby +25% 2 other Cain's set items +30% hellfire ring ...
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Where do I get the Splintered oar?

The Splintered oar is a two-handed sword with the shape of an oar; one of the few magical, blue, items that are also unique. Before patch 1.0.4 it was legendary. Some suspect it has some relation to ...
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Where is the best place for demon hunting? (kill 100,000 demons achievement)

The Hunter or Hunted achievement requires you to kill 100,000 demons. Where is the best place for demon hunting? It is not about experience/time efficiency; it is just about getting the highest ...
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How can I tell what are the maximum attribute values that are expected from the different item levels? [duplicate]

How can I tell what are the maximum attribute values that are expected from the different item levels? Is there a Diablo III items prefixes and suffixes list?
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What's the cheapest character to get farming at 60? [closed]

I played D3 as soon as it came out over a year ago. I hear a lot has changed in the game, and I'm looking to get back into it. I leveled a Barb, Monk, Demon Hunter, and Wizard to level 60. What ...
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Monster Power Requirements [closed]

I'm wondering what kind of Damage / Health / AR I should be aiming for (as a DH) to progress to higher MP levels. Looking to do Alk runs at higher level and key runs (at MP5 would be nice). I am ...
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What is the maximum Block chance for An Impenetrable Defense?

This answer implies that there is no character statistic or class that helps blocking. Is there a passive? This answer lists some of the items that have the +% Chance to Block affix. What are the ...
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Is there any way to speed up gem crafting in Diablo 3?

I found that crafting gems yourself is actually cheaper than buying it from Auction House (considering that you found the starting gems and Tomes of Secrets yourself). But the biggest problem now is ...
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What is there to do after beating Inferno mode?

I beat Inferno mode on Diablo 3 so I'm trying to figure out what to do next. There are a couple things I know about, like grinding up your paragon level, but that doesn't really appeal to me. I'm ...
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Diablo 3 Spirit Stone [duplicate]

I am trying to finish the achievements in Diablo 3 and one of them I can't complete since I have to buy the Spirit Stone. The achievement is: Shut Up and Take My Money! I can't find it anywhere ...
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Where did Account Bound item come from

While in the Sell window of the Gold Auction House, I noticed an item in my stash, which appeared in red and could not be sold. It was amongst some other items, which I received in-game from another ...
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Diablo 3 Auction House: How do I find only blacksmith recipes I can learn?

Is there a way for me to filter out the Blacksmith recipes that I already know? When you hover your mouse over a recipe/plan in your bags, the tooltip states that it is already learned, but the ...
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Social Icon Meaning

What does the "1" mean on the following "Social" icon:
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Gargantuan Bruiser Respawning

While I'm in Bastion's Keep (selling items to Botulph the Miner), my Gargantaun Bruiser will occasionally respawn himself. He collapses into the ground and then reappears. The skill is then on ...