Blizzard's 2012 hack-and-slash dark fantasy/horror action RPG 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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What damage does Legacy of Nightmares work with?

For those who don't know, the Legacy of Nightmare is a ring set that boosts damage by 100%, and reduces damage taken by 4%, for every piece of ancient legendary item equipped. Patch 2.4.1 at time of ...
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How do we know what build top players use?

One of the sources we can use is http://diablo.somepage.com/popular/witch-doctor#builds However, that's not good enough. Some build, for example, it is awesome for some set items and total junk for ...
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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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Do I still need original diablo 3 to play reaper of souls?

I'm planning to buy Diablo 3 game, and I was just wondering, because I found two diablo's basically, the original and Reaper of souls. My question is : Do I still need original diablo 3 to play ...
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Trying to add sockets to rings but don't succeed

It's as if the other alternatives that the mystic gives me are basically the same. Is it possible to add sockets to rings or amulet through easier ways? I have done this like 10-20 times per ring ...
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Do all party members contribute to kill streaks and massacres in Diablo 3?

Do the kills via party members and temporary quest guests contribute to the numbers required by massacre and kill streak? The one question not answered here How does the massacre bonus work? Also, ...
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Do all end game builds in Diablo 3 use set items?

I am using set items now and the difference between with and without is HUGE. Does all end level game builds in Diablo 3 use set items? Is it possible without set items? Background: I used to be a ...
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Does “Slow” only slow down enemies' walking speed or does it also slow their attackt?

Hwoj Wrap makes Locust Swarm "Slow" enemies by up to 80%. I wonder if it slows enemies attack speed too?
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Diablo III Latest Patch Breaks Sockets?

I'm wondering if anyone else has experienced a complete lack of socket enchantment on amulets and rings after the latest patch. It seems before the patch I was able to convert a property to a socket ...
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Should I ever use a normal attack?

I've been playing a Barbarian in the Diablo III beta, and despite the disturbing lack of pants, he's been crackin' skulls and takin' names. I'm wondering, however, if there would be any reason to not ...
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Is it possible to dual wield the same unique weapon?

Can monks (or any class that can equip two weapons) dual wield two unique fist (1-handed) weapons that has the same name?
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Does Zunimasa 6 set bonus affect sacrifice?

It says that we have 1500% damage. Pet does 1500 % damage. Does that work with sacrifice? Will sacrifice, that does 1000% damage do 1500% damage on top of that? So sacrifice would do 10x15x = 150 x ...
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How does Quetzalcoatl's legendary ability interact with Creeping Death?

Quetzalcoatl has an interesting legendary ability: Locust Swarm and Haunt now deal their damage in half of the normal duration. Creeping Death is a new Witch Doctor passive that also affects ...
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Does Zunimassa bonus works on Haunt?

Zunimassa's Haunt Mana Spenders include: Firebats, Grasp of the Dead, Haunt, Locust Swarm, Zombie Charger, Spirit Barrage, Acid Cloud and Piranhas. What about haunt? Also both haunt and locust ...
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Does Nagelring Proc with Zunimasa 6 set bonus?

Nagelring do big damage. I've heard it does 10000% or 100x damage. Zunimasa bonus makes our pet do 1500% damage or 15 times damage. Does that mean that nagelring + Zunimasa full set will do a ...
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Does normal runes for locust swarm “spread”?

Under particular circumstance, Locust Swarm can spread to other targets. I tried runes like searing locusts. It doesn't seem to spread at all. After all, it jumps from one enemy to another, so why ...
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What's the benefits of doing Adventure Mode/Bounties compared to Rifts?

I am new to the end-game and I am trying to understand the pros and cons of doing adventures + bounties vs rifts. According to this post: What is the point of Nephalem Rifts? Rifts seems far ...
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Diablo III: UEE issue

Yesterday I started downloading Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition from the PSN. However I'm facing what I think is a bug: 4 files are being downloaded, two named "normally" (update file and ...
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Are there any other items that cast abilities under certain situations, or otherwise augment ability casting?

Jeram's Bracers can be used to cast Wall of Death 3 times before triggering the cooldown. Playing as a Barbarian, there is a set bonus to cast Earthquake at the end of casting Leap. That synergizes ...
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Does Scoundrel give a bonus to gold find?

Basically what the title says. I think he at one point told me that if I want more gold I should bring him next time. So was wondering if he actually has a passive bonus to dropped gold (not counting ...
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How often locust swarm jumps?

I also wonder how often they jump. Once per second? Once per tick? What's the point of jumping to 2 enemies in pestilence then if every enemies will get infected anyway? This is for witch doctor ...
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Does locus swarm jump only after enemies die? [duplicate]

It seems that it's not. I cast one locus farm and everyone gets infected. It seems to spread quite fast. I am playing torment x and so I sort of know that the enemies do not die too easily.
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What happens if you haunt same enemy twice?

Will the haunt go to the next enemies? Will the haunt just restart it's timer? I am thinking of using this build http://www.icy-veins.com/d3/witch-doctor-poison-build-with-the-jade-harvester-set-...
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Why does this left item provide more recovery than this right item?

The right item has -9.2% recovery. Neither item has life on hit or life per second terms.
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Do mirror images benefit from the increased damage of Slow Time: Time Warp?

Do mirror images from the Diablo 3 Wizard Spell "Mirror Images" or "Teleport: Fracture" benefit from the increased damage of the Time Warp rune for Slow Time? theoretical build example: http://us....
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How can people farm for set pieces in diablo 3?

http://www.icy-veins.com/d3/barbarian-furious-charge-physical-build-with-the-legacy-of-raekor-and-immortal-king-patch-2-4-1 And many others said that you got to use this set or that set. I mean, ...
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What are the chance of procing lava pool in diablo 3?

http://us.battle.net/d3/en/artisan/jeweler/recipe/hellfire-ring Chance on hit to engulf the ground in lava, dealing 200% weapon damage per second for 6 seconds. What are the chance? I know ...
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If I complete the campaign with a seasonal character will it unlock adventure mode for non-seasonal characters?

I would prefer to unlock adventure mode for non-seasonal characters using a seasonal character since I can make use of the shared stash I have already built up. I've tried Google, posting on one of ...
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How can I save my chat log or chat history in Diablo 3? [duplicate]

I would like to save my chat logs, or my chat history, for archival purposes. Most chat clients that I use already have a logging function of some kind. Does the Diablo 3 game client save the chat ...
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Do I lose anything with an empty offhand?

I am leveling up a monk and I have a great 1H weapon (L70 ancient legendary with a huge level requirement reduction). Unfortunately I don't have a second weapon that is anywhere near as good, so I'm ...
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In Diablo 3 how to start single player mode?

What I mean by single player mode is I want to create game and don't allow others to join. Sometimes there are things I wanna do alone like finding Kanai's cube. Other people keep on wanting to do ...
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What's the effect of the red pools in the Paths of the Drowned

When you walk through one of the red pools (Blood Springs), your avatar takes on a red tint, and an animation appears above its head. Similar happens to your followers if they go through a red pool. ...
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Do all gear affixes lose effect if that gear hits zero durability?

Whether we're talking set affixes, legendary affixes or any other regular affixes. For example, if my Aquila Cuiras gives me 50% damage reduction when I'm at > 90% resource, but that equipped item is ...
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D3 Weapon Damage Physical Damage

I have This weapon below, and it has "Fire Damage". My build is all Physical damage. I want to roll the Fire Damage for Physical damage, however that's not an options.. Is it regular damage, or how ...
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Kanai's Cube powers and other legendary items

I've been recently using the cube to extract legendary powers but I can't find information about the interaction with the power selected for a specific slot (weapon, armor or jewelry) and the presence ...
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Paragon Points not available for new season character

I am new to Diablo III and reached paragon level 50 last night. I decided I would create a seasonal character. After reading a bit online I see that paragon points are account-wide. Someone who just ...
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PS4 dead - will my saves be recoverable?

My PS4 seems to be dead (I will explain what it is doing after I ask the question) but my question is: If I have to send it in for repairs and/or get a new one - will my data be completely wiped? ...
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Wilken's Reach and Zunimassas

Wilkens Reach is an item that gives Grasp of the Dead no cooldown. If I use Wilken's Reach with the Zuni's 6 piece bonus, and the rune that removes it's mana cost, does it still count as though I am ...
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Where are the entrances to all the set dungeons?

Patch 2.4 added set dungeons, and the entrances to those dungeons are scattered all over the map. I found a bunch of video guides online on how to find all the dungeons but those are long and tedious -...
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Do +Meteor damage and Nilfur's Boast boots affect Tal Rasha Meteors?

I can't seem to find any consensus... Tal Rasha's bonus rains down meteors from the sky when you hit with an elemental attack. I've been trying to see if the meteors called down from Tal Rasha procs ...
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What's the fastest/easiest way to get Forgotten Souls?

What is the fastest/easiest way to get Forgotten Souls? Right now I have quite a few legendary materials, but not a single Forgotten Soul, so I can't craft any of these level 70 legendaries.
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What happened to the heroes from Diablo 2?

I know that the warrior hero from first Diablo became the Dark Wanderer and Diablo himself in Diablo 2; the rogue became Blood Raven and the the Sorcerer became the Summoner impersonating Horazon, and ...
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Diablo 3: Question about alternative gear choices

http://www.diablofans.com/builds/69830-2-4-fastest-torment-10-build-ue-fire My gear is not prefect yet and there is lot of room to improve. For the 10 torment unhallowed essence set build linked ...
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What are the names of the lore heroes?

In the lore of Diablo-3 you can see that the heroes have a specific background, with own lore and reason to enter this journey to kill evil, get revenge, etc. those are. The female Demon Hunter. ...
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What is the best way to get the Avarice conquest?

This is a conquest in Diablo 3 every other season, what is the best way to complete this conquest?
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When does the minimap arrow pointing to a bounty objective appear?

It seems to appear when you get near enough. But also in other cases, for which I can't guess a pattern yet. It could be after some time spent in the map, or after some percentage of the map has been ...
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How is the damage to items and the repair cost calculated?

While reparing your items was just a nuisance before patch 1.0.3, at least as long as you didn't die excessively, it is a very significant gold drain now. I'm trying to understand which factors affect ...
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Ulianna Stratagem 6-pc + Madstone interaction

I'm wearing the full Uliana's Stratagem set. Its 6-piece bonus is: Your Seven-Sided Strike detonates your Exploding Palm. I'm also wearing Madstone, which means: Your Seven-Sided Strike ...
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How can I disable automatically joining the General chat when I log in?

This is stupid. I don't want to chat with other people. How can I disable auto-chat-join?
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When can I get Kormac's conversations for the For the Order achievement?

The achievement says to "Listen to all of the Templar's conversations." Most of his conversations seem to be available up until the end, but there are a few that are missable so I would like to know ...