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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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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Do Melee/Missile Damage Reduction Apply to Followers?

Does the secondary affix "Reduces Damage from [Melee|Ranged] Attacks by [n]%" work on Followers (Enchantress, Templar, and Scoundrel)? Clarification: I am not asking if I equip this to my Hero, would ...
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Why did I get surrounded by so many treasure goblins?

I think I'm starting to ask too many stupid questions about treasure goblins. I was slashing some mobs in the first level of a Nephalem Rift with a friend (it was like 3 minutes after we started), ...
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Double Unity + Invincible follower and somehow I can still die

I have 2x unity (one on me and one on my follower with the token where he can't die) and somehow I am still able to die on PS4. Any idea why this is happening? Do I misunderstand how unity works or am ...
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How to level up in Diablo 3 2.0.1?

With the new patch 2.0.1, I'm level 60 and I can't get to level 61. I keep getting paragon levels, but I can't get "normal" levels to get to level 70. How can I gain "normal" XP to actually level up?
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Can I redo follower events?

In act 5 I had a chat with the Templar, after some talking about his order, he took me for a little "chat" with the Grand Maester of the order. Is there any way for me to redo that "chat" with my ...
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How can I increase my carrying bag/capacity size in Diablo 3?

Is there a way to increase the amount of items that I can carry with me in Diablo 3, much like you could purchase more/bigger bags in WoW?
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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 Items like “Spines of Seething Hatred” affect the type of a a spell?

Okay,at first:question title might be confusing so if anyone got a better idea,please edit it :) In Diablo,there are different kind of spells.Primary spells seem to be all spells that are per ...
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How can I check the total played time of a character?

I want to know where or how I can see how long I have played, so far, a certain character. I tried "/played", like in World of Warcraft, but it doesn't work. Is there a way to find out how long I've ...
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How do I beat the Lord of Lies (Act 2 boss)?

I am a level 33 Barbarian (Diablo 3 PS3 version), and I can't defeat The Lord of Lies, Belial, the boss of Act 2. I can't kill it, because when he starts to cast that exploding spell all over the ...
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Does gathering many legendaries before identifying have any advantages?

I recently started playing Diablo3 again after taking a break for some moths. While playing solo I enjoy watching streams because they're sometimes really informative. Something I noticed there was ...
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Does the Monk passive skill Unity stack with multiple Monks applying it?

Unity currently reads: "Each ally affected by your Mantras increases your damage by 5%, up to a maximum of 20%, and has 5% increased damage." Let's say you're with 4 allies, at least one of which is ...
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Where do screenshots go?

I want to ask a question about an enchanted item I've found, but I can't seem to find where Diablo III saves it's screenshots by default. Where do they go?
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Are damage over time effects buffed retroactively from damage buffs?

If I cast Haunt on an enemy and it's ticking along, and then later cast Piranhas on the same enemy (which gives a 15% damage bonus against affected enemies), will Haunt do more damage for the duration ...
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Can two people with and without Reaper of Souls play together, and will they cap at 60 together?

I have a friend I'd like to play with who has Diablo 3 with the Reaper of Souls expansion. I don't have the expansion myself. Will my friend and I be able to play together? Further, when we hit ...
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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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So, what happens after Act V? [duplicate]

I am a newbie to Diablo 3. I have the Reaper of Souls version of the game. My understanding is the game has 5 acts. Correct? if so, what happens after Act V? I'm at level 38 and fighting in Act V now. ...
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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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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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How do I resolve this desync issue?

Ever since 1.04 came out, I've managed to desync the game twice. I'm not 100% sure what I did to cause it in the first place, but when it happens, it looks like this: Symptoms include: Unable to ...
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Can you cash out a battle.net balance?

Can you transfer funds from your battle.net balance?
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How do I get Blacksmith Plans in Diablo 3?

I just learned from looking at the official Diablo 3 site that there are a variety of Blacksmith Plans that you have to require in order to craft certain rare and legendary items. I have not seen any ...
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Getting past 30 grift with Rimeheart/LoG

Has anyone gotten past a lvl 30 grift with a Rimeheart and a Light of Grace ? This is what I use currently. I'd like some advice on how to improve gear and generally what stats/gems should I be ...
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Why does Diablo 3 insist on downloading 18gig when I try and install from DVD?

With the abandonment of the auction house, and the upcoming Reaper of Souls expansion, I've decided to reinstall Diablo 3. I don't have the fastest of Internet connections, and it has a monthly ...
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Broadcast items looted in Diablo 3

How do I enable displaying items that I or a friend have looted in chat? I had this feature enabled once, but somehow it got disabled by itself. I've already tried Esc > Options > Social / Chat / ...
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How do I visit previous acts?

In Diablo II, it was possible to visit previous acts via the waypoint system. It appears that is impossible in Diablo III - how do I go back to previous Acts, so that I can get achievements and such ...
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Is elemental damage on a legendary gem affected by elemental damage on gear?

Some of the new legendary gems, such as Mirinae, Teaerdrop of the Starweaver, cause elemental damage to occur (2000% weapon damage in this case). If I have +Holy damage on my gear, will this increase ...
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How does Cold Blooded work?

The Wizard's Cold Blooded passive says "Cold damage dealt to chilled and frozen targets is increased by 20%". While 'frozen' is pretty obvious (although there aren't many ways to freeze targets) ...
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What is the highest critical chance and critical damage that is possible through items alone?

Is it possible to get 100% critical chance through items and how high can my critical damage get? Please explain the gear needed. i.e. Bow with 100% critical damage with socket 100% critical damage = ...
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Is farming Zoltun Kulle more lucrative than the Butcher in Inferno?

I've been getting pretty bored of Act I Inferno as my group is slowly working on Act III. When we farm, we usually just do Butcher runs, but I was curious to see if running Zoltun Kulle would result ...
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New to diablo 3 [duplicate]

I bought diable 3 back in 2012, but I haven't been able to sit down with it before now. As I'm not sure if I'll really like it (loved D2), should I buy the expansion now? What will i be missing out ...
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Diablo 3 Coop with someone without Reapoer of Souls DLC [duplicate]

I wanna buy the Diablo 3 DLC Reaper of Souls, but my friend I wanna play coop with doesnt wanna get it, so I wanna know wether its possible for us to play together or not, when I have the DLC but he ...
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What are the requirements for the Greed portal to appear? [duplicate]

I've killed hundreds of goblins, on multiple difficulties, in rifts, out of rifts... Bu no greed portal has opened yet. I'm currently doing mainly rifts (I have a huge pile of rift fragments), so can ...
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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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Will I level “too fast” if I clear each map completely?

I tend to be a completionist, so I've been fully clearing each map and dungeon. (I've also run through some areas more than once due to disconnections.) I complete all the events and optional ...
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Level at which you start gaining Paragon experience

I keep reading everywhere that you start gaining Paragon Experience, for Paragon Levels, from Level 60 - if you have Diablo 3. Also, I keep seeing that you start earning this at maximum level, which ...
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What exactly does the chain lightning effect on my Odyn Son do?

Last night I found a legendary mace, Odyn Son. I'm unclear on how its Chain Lightning ability works, beyond the obvious that there is a 38% chance on hit that it triggers. How is the damage for it ...
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How to unlock Lyndons final quest in D3 RoS

I've done the event where we find Lyndon's brother, now, having the dagger I need to seek Rea. Lyndon's quote was that we would deal with it after it's all over, meaning defeating the final boss, but ...
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How is the level of a Greater Rift Keystone decided?

I would like to know 2 things : What determines the level of a Greater Rift Keystone level during the first trial ? What determines how many levels Urushi gives to the next Greater Rift Keystone at ...
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Area with Infinite Enemies?

I'm pretty new to Diablo 3, just got it last week. I am wondering if there is an area in-game that has unlimited enemies. Such as a spot where the demons keep spawning until you recover an artefact or ...
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Do the shields of Magic Weapon Deflection and Dominance stack?

I'm using Magic weapon Deflection and Dominance (passive) at the moment but I'm not really sure whether they stack. In other words: Do I get more shields this way, or is one skill just wasted here? ...
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Is it possible to have multiple greater rift keystones at once

I have a Greater Rift Keystone that I use for running with my wife, but I also want to get one for when I solo. Is it possible to have multiple Greater Rift Keystones on same character at once?
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To Clan, or not to Clan?

What are the benefits and/or the intended point in being part of a Clan in Diablo III ?
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How can I determine the effective Protection from a shield?

Is the block % and block absorption of a shield included in the calculated Protection value for that shield? If not, is there an easy way to determine which shield will provide better average damage ...
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What counts as crowd control during bossfights?

With Patch 2.0 Some achievements were removed, some other achievements were added. A couple of these new achievements are basically "Kill boss X without using crowd control". What counts as crowd ...
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Are all skills affected by elemental damage increase?

In Diablo 3, all skills have an element assigned to them (physical, cold etc.). What I'm wondering is what happens if a skill does not do direct damage? For example: Mantra of Conviction, Inner ...
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Animations and cutscenes not showing in Diablo 3

I've been playing diablo 3 for a while now and i've noticed something: Sometimes when i level up, it doesn't show that "Level Up" picture with which runes and abilities i've unlocked. And when i ...
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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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Where and when can Treasure Goblin rifts appear?

Can you only find a Goblin Rift in Adventure Mode? Similarly, can treasure goblins found within Nephalem Rifts open up a Goblin Rift portal, or can only goblins found outside of Rifts open portals? I ...