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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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 is a solid starting strategy in diablo 3 [closed]

It's been a long time since I played D3, only played it for a limited time. I am going to give it another go for some after work stress relief. I am playing PC platform by the way. I'm an old time ...
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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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Are all end games build in diablo 3 uses set items?

I am using set items now and the difference with and without is HUGE. Does all end level games in diablo 3 uses set items? Is this possible without set items? Background: I used to be a level 180 ...
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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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What is there to do in Diablo 3 after finishing it? [closed]

I have finished Diablo 3. I am paragon level 190 What should I do? I have done Wimsysire and nobody is doing Hellfire Ring (and doing it alone sucks). Is there anything else I could do besides ...
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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 ...
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How to force bonus act change in Diablo 3?

I have some legendary material more than another and I would like to do bonus act for the material I need. Is there any way to change which act is bonus one at the moment? I did try leaving game and ...
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Level of crafted and gambled items in low-level game

It is said that if you were a level 12 and created a game, all items that you would get are items with a base level of 12 and below. If I brought a level 70 character into that game, would upgrading a ...
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What causes Storm Armor to go off?

The Storm Armor skill for the Wizard says: Bathe yourself in electrical energy, periodically shocking a nearby enemy for 175% weapon damage as Lightning. Lasts 10 minutes. But what causes the "...
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How does Thorns work?

I'm trying to figure out how thorns works so I can start deciding how to approach making a viable thorns build. Stacking some thorns on my Crusader has led me to believe that it's not as simple as it ...
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Season 5 “The Thrill” Conquest - Definition of “Reach”

In Season 5 of Diablo 3, the conquest "The Thrill" is defined as: "Reach GR45 without any set item equipped". My question is what is considered as "Reach"? To elaborate: Do I need to clear GR45 in ...
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Can the “Obsidian Ring of the Zodiac” work on followers?

From patch 2.4, the Obsidian Ring of the Zodiac has been improved with a legendary option Reduce the remaining cooldown of one of your skills by 1 second when you hit with a resource-spending ...
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Smoke Screen vs Reflects Damage

I know that Smoke Screen is supposed to be an invulnerability skill that protects you from enemy damage. But can it protect you from your own damage? ie. Can it protect you from damage reflected from ...
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Which melee (Monk/Barbarian) skills can't be dodged?

With the addition of brawling in 1.07, its now possible for players to fight each other, and thus the dodge attribute of some classes (i.e. DH and Monk) now becomes a major factor in some matches in ...
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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?