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Questions tagged [diablo-3]

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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Does Gibbering Gemstone only drop once?

I had been hunting for Gibbering Gemstone for days on end! And I grow tired and wary of it and decided to teach my fiancee how to do it when I took a couple hours break taking a shower and such. I ...
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Is Diablo 3 loot system really RNG? [closed]

Now from my understanding of RNG, it's a Bell Curved chance. What it means is: The overall chance will shift with the average. But from my playing of Diablo 3, it DOESN'T seem so! If the loot ...
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How does “Convert Gems” work in Diablo 3?

How does Convert Gems work, and what is it useful for? Convert Gems Transforms 9 gems of one color into another. The resulting gem color varies depending on reagent used. You can buy gem reagents ...
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Do Augments override the base item's stats? [duplicate]

I understand how the cube works to do the augmentation, but does it stack with the item's stat, or override it completely? Edit: Because people seem to not understand, but was answered in comments.. ...
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How to start game with new character without shared stash?

In Diablo 3 I have a hero with lots of gold, items and whatnot. How do I start fresh with the other hero? When I created a new character (on the same battle.net account) I had access to the stash and ...
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Need help with a fix

if i have both versions of diablo 3 for xbox360, the original game disc, and the ultimate evil game disc, would i be able to download all content from the ultimate evil edition onto my xbox360 and use ...
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Do I need weapons while playing as a Wizard?

I'm playing as a wizard and have lots of weapons already. At least visually, wizards don't use weapons at all, just magic. So, is there any need for weapons at all?
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Is it posible to play diablo 3 on switch mixing up local co-op and online?

I have been playing local co-op with a friend and now I finally purchased the nintendo online service. Can keep playing local co-op while joining online games together? How? More info.: we are ...
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Bonus on skill damage or raw damage, which is better in this case?

I'm playing a Wizard and my main skill is Disintegrate. My wand gives me 21% bonus damage on Disintegrate. I found another want that doesn't give me that but has more damage and intelligence. Which ...
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Why do I get 3 or 4 Legendary gem upgrades?

After finish a GR sometimes I can upgrade my legendary gems either 3 times or 4 times, why is that? Is it related to time or deaths?
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How can I unlock Adventure mode?

I started to play season 2 weeks ago and my season char is by far the best char I ever had. Yesterday I tried to play Adventure with my non-season one, but I realized I haven't finished the game. My ...
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Does the damage from Slow Times rune 'Time Warp' stack with multiple Slow times?

In Diablo 3, if an enemy is in 2 or 3 overlapping Slow Times, will the 15% damage taken increase rune stack to 30% or 45%? Or are the mobs only experiencing 1 debuff to increase their damage taken by ...
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Farm low-level Legendary items for Kanai Cube extraction?

I'm looking for a few select low-level Legendary items to extract their special abilities using Kanai's Cube. How do I do that with only level 70 characters? Do I need to start a new character?
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What are the guidelines to completing high level rifts as 2-player team?

We are a 2 player team (support monk and firebird wizard) and are struggling to get past GRIFT 105. According to leaderboards we have superior (on paper) DPS to those running GRIFTS 115+, so it must ...
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How can I most efficiently find the House of Curios in Diablo 3 v2.6.1?

I found How can I find the House of Curios? but it appears that changing what quest you're on no longer matters for starting a game instance. Do you always start in town now? Is there a consensus on ...
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What do the different color hit splats in Diablo 3 represent? [duplicate]

I was playing Diablo 3's new season, and realized that there are 3 different types of hit splats (white, yellow, and orange). I think white is a regular hit, and yellow is a critical hit, but I am ...
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Can you use WASD for movement in Diablo 3? [duplicate]

I have started playing a new character and the clicking is very intense. I have been thinking that maybe using WASD for movement would make it much easier, instead of having to click to move, click on ...
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Diablo III - Imperial gem drops at level ~13?

So I played D3 when it came out for a couple of months and haven't touched it since. I have picked it back up again and started a new character with a friend. I looked up how to get to Whimsyshire ...
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What is the best Legendary augment for a Monk in Diablo 3?

For one of the season 12 Objective, I have to augment a legendary item in Kanai's Cube. I would like to augment an item for my monk. I'm currently using the Sunwuko Build from icyvines, and it's ...
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Is it possible to kill Iskatu in Adventure Mode?

I did most of the hardcore achievements in Adventure Mode and never bothered with story. However, I cannot find Iskatu boss there. I've noticed that in Act III there is cursed chest which spawns Ghom. ...
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What is a conquest this season (12)?

I have a season journey for this How do I find these in-game? I see the options with googling, but I don't see any options in-game.
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Are there any regular holiday events?

Yesterday I was doing some bounties when noticed that one of them was to kill Vicious Gray Turkey. My thought was that it's related to Thanksgiving holiday in the US this week. I've searched a bit ...
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Which items are in the three gifts of Haedrig?

Having all three gifts results into a complete set. But which items are in the first gift? And which items are in the second gift? And which items are in the third gift? For example a monk in season ...
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What are the languages packs and subtitle languages in Diablo 3 on windows

What language packs and subtitle languages does Diablo 3 have on windows from battle.net? I've searched around but not been able to find the list. I found this post from 2013 about the playstation ...
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How can a demon hunter wear a dagger and a hand crossbow?

This top one player is wearing a dagger and a hand crossbow. How is it possible ? When I try to wear both of them I have the message that I can't equip a hand crossbow in my off hand slot if I have a ...
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Your goblin routes in season 11?

I am trying to farm goblins, but I would like to know the best spots, so I am not randomly running around as a chicken. I searched YT, but it may be outdated...
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Seasonal gear used on non seasonal characters?

I'm new and pretty confused on seasonal vs non-seasonal. My big question is: If I play seasonal is my seasonal gear able to be used on my non-seasonal character of the same class???
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What happens to my legendary gem after an ancient augmentation?

In Diablo 3 you can augment your ancient legendary items. Apparently you can augment each item multiple times and it just gets overwritten by the newer one. My question is: What happens to the ...
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Can you play local co-op on Diablo 3 Starter Edition?

Can you play local co-op in Diablo 3 Starter Edition?
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What is the range of the Wizard's Disintegrate spell in yards?

What is the range of the Wizard's Disintegrate spell in yards? (Assuming the Entropy rune is not in use, as that rune changes the range of the spell.) Research done From this answer with a ...
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How to view support tickets without having to login to Blizzard?

How do you get in-touch with Blizzard directly from within Australia? I'm trying to have the authenticator removed from my account. I've submitted a ticket for it with the ID scan they've requested. ...
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How are players matched in multiplayer, after difficulty selection?

Is character and Paragon level taken into account? Can only players in the same region (Americas, Europe, Asia) play together? Does equipment or stats have an effect? Does class play a role?
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Can progress be saved in adventure mode?

Is it necessary to complete all five missions in one session? Does the bounty progress always reset when exiting the game? 2/5 bounties completed
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What Necromancer summons are considered 'minions' and 'pets"?

The Bones of Rathma set, the Jesseth Arms set, the Grisly Tribute passive, and the Aberrant Animator passive all affect 'minions', but which Necromancer summons are actually considered as minions? ...
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Diablo III: Where can Bandit Shrines be found?

I am aware that as of Patch 2.3.0, these Shrines appear less frequently. Where can Bandit Shrines be found; Campaign or Adventure mode? Also, if the answer's under Adventure mode, would it be in ...
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Which weapons can be socketed with a Gem of Ease for powerleveling?

In anticipation of Necromancer coming pretty soon to live. I was wondering which weapons that isn't class specific that you can use with gem of easing to powerlevel from level 1 up to 70 level quickly....
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What sense does it make to use the gem of ease in a support barbarian, if the barbarian does not kill anything?

I saw people in season ten using a gem of ease in the weapon of a zero dps support barbarian. The gem of ease grants experience based on monster kills. But a zero dps support barbarian does not kill ...
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Strategy for Arachyr's set dungeon

I want to Master the Arachyr's set dungeon but I'm having trouble getting the following objective: Kill every elite while it is webbed by Spider Queen and being bitten by Piranhas, 5 Elites I have ...
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What are the (exact) rewards for completing Set Dungeons?

I can't find them anywhere online. For instance, The wiki says the only rewards are achievements and banner sigils (but it does not say which ones) Here people say completing/mastering all 24 ...
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What's the best difficulty to farm a “Ring of Royal Grandeur”?

The Ring of Royal Grandeur only drops from Act I bounty caches. From various places online, I've heard: Torment I, because they're all the same Torment VI, because you're guaranteed a legendary drop ...
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“Highlighted” destructible items in Diablo 3, are they significant in any way?

I've noticed that I come across destructibles (doors, barrels, other props) that have a kind of highlight, a double helix type of spiral with some effect. Do these items have any significance? Here'...
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Helltooth 6-piece set bonus, does it apply to existing pets or only on recast?

I just got the 6th Helltooth item and the 6-piece set item bonus reads as follows: After casting Wall of Death, gain 1400% increased damage for 15 seconds to your primary skills, Acid Cloud, ...
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When chasing treasure goblins, should I leave them living as long as possible, if I can control it? [duplicate]

When hunting down treasure goblins, like the Fate Peddler, it drops items periodically. If I leave it living, just ensure I damage it enough once it tries to escape through a portal, will my net ...
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Diablo 3 and Torment difficulty levels, “New legendary items become available at level 70”?

When choosing difficulty, all the Torment difficulty settings have this statement: New legendary items become available at level 70 Does this mean that for, say, Torment VI, there are legendary ...
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How can I keep an eye on my “absorb shield” hp in combat?

Diablo 3 has a lot of ways to get an "absorb shield," such as Galvanizing Ward and Molten Wildebeest's Gizzardy. I've experimented with stacking these and I generally like the results. However, I ...
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What qualifies for primal ancient items?

Do the items drop only in level 70 rifts? Or do they drop everywhere after finishing a level 70 rift?
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Why can't I claim my Season Journey rewards?

This morning I completed the final two challenges in my Chapter III Season Journey, but I'm unable to claim my Haedrig's Gift cache because the game says I need to complete the previous step. When I ...
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Horadric Cache material drops in Patch 2.5

Bonus Acts have been removed With this change, completing five bounties in any act will now grant you a Large Horadric Chest containing the same contents as the Horadric and Bonus Caches Patch 2.5 ...
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Change Archon keybindings

In the Wizard's Archon mode, the ability keybindings (1–4, mouse left & right clicks) are different than my normal keybindings, so switching between two setups leaves me teleporting into the crowd....
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Safe to play with random strangers in D3 seasons on console?

It's a "well know fact" that if you join random games in Diablo 3 on console you will invariably hit upon people with modded gear. However, I do not know where this gear comes from. For instance, I'...