Mr. November
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Is there a way to get an authenticator without a smartphone and without paying?
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You can use WinAuth, which is a popular third party authenticator for Blizzard games. It's not quite as secure as the official means since if someone gains access to your computer they can use the ...

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In Diablo III, does gold find effect the amount of gold received from chests?
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I conducted some tests using the treasure chest by the waypoint in Cathedral garden. I ran 70 trials. 35 with 31% Gold Find, and 35 with no Gold Find. To sum up the data(which is below), the ...

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What are silver doors and objects?
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You need to use explosives to destroy them. You may not have a character with explosives yet, but you'll unlock them later. The general rule of thumb for Lego Games is that you can't do everything in ...

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Why does this item have a legend? Are there others like it?
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This is a Unique Item. Unique items are items that have a unique model, name, and a piece of lore at the bottom of their item description. They also have more constrained affixes(though there is still ...

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How can I determine whether a Steam game can be activated on Origin as well?
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This list was obtained here. In addition, the following Steam games also can be activated on Origin: +---------------------------------------+-------------------+ | Game Title ...

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Where can I find more "Omega" equipment?
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That is most definitely a hacked shield. The reason it caps at that number is because the value is stored as a 32 bit integer, which has a maximum value of 2147483647. Furthermore, exercise extreme ...

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Is Flawless square the highest quality gem type which drops?
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Since you're in inferno, I assume you mean flawless square. Currently, flawless square is the highest that drops. Anything above that must be crafted.

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What are the properties of each stat point?
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Strength Each point increases Barbarian's damage by 1% Each point increases armor by 1 for every class Vitality Each point increases your Life (dependent on your level, higher level=more vitality ...

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Does Whimsyshire drop better loot than other areas?
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From the developer AMAA on reddit: d3db: With the drop rates released in the 1.0.3 preview, is Whimsyshire considered part of Act I or Act III/IV? Andrew Chambers: We dont really consider the Whimsy-...

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How is the Quality Well in Old Tristram Unlocked?
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The only condition or requirement is that you must have completed the game on normal difficulty and be playing on at least nightmare, other than that, it is simply chance. If you keep reloading the ...

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Can you remove a gem from gear?
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You can use the jeweler to remove gems from sockets. http://us.battle.net/d3/en/artisan/jeweler/

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Fortify alchemy/fortify enchant stacking?
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This has been tried, and it flattens out at around 30%.

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When I try to join a friend's game via Steam, it says "You have been banned from the current session"
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This will be fixed in a hotfix tomorrow. Fixed Private Match joining bug. Temporary workaround for 7.06: If you are experiencing issues joining a friends match or friend joining yours, toggle ...

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Post 1.0.3, How much less damage do monsters deal in Act 2+ Inferno?
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Someone did some data mining, and came to the following numbers: Monster Level 62(act II): About 36% less Monster Level 63(act III+IV): About 44% less

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Leveling post level 70
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The fastest way is to run glitterhelm caverns on insane(with hardcore on if the ps3 version has this) repeatedly. Once you've got a build down, you'll be netting about 2.4-3 mil xp per run. I would ...

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Is there a way to check if my friend is playing Diablo 3 outside of the game?
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You could ask your friends to add Diablo 3 to Steam or a similar tracking program(Xfire) so you can easily see when they are online, but Blizzard has no official way of seeing if a friend is online ...

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Why can't I find commodities in the auction house?
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Currently Commodity Auctions are down for maintenance, which means right now gems cannot be bought or sold. We have temporarily disabled commodity auctions for the gold auction house. Sales of items ...

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What is the best strategy and location to complete the Controlled Fury achievement?
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The Unforgiving passive skill would make this quite simple, regardless of where you fight. The skill unlocks at level 55 and does the following: You no longer degenerate Fury. Instead, you gain 1 ...

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What is the purpose of Fame in Torchlight?
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I believe you an additional retain a fame level each time you retire, but beyond that, there isn't much else. What difficulty are you playing on? The lower difficulties are really easy and you may ...

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Gemcraft Labyrinth -- Obtain challenge medals in free version?
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Some challenges, like the 100 wave challenges and most of the challenges like the two you listed, are impossible without premium.

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Maximum Spirit regeneration
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The Fist of Az'Turrasq(fist weapon) can roll up to 2.33 Spirit Per Second. The Demon Hand(fist weapon) can roll up to 2 per second. The Madstone(spirit stone) can roll up to 2.33 per second. That ...

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There are four promotional unlocks in Borderlands 2. What are they?
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These aren't necessarily in order of how they appear in the ini file, but they're what I got when I edited the file to unlock all of the bonuses. The Creature Dome from Gamestop. Premiere Club(all ...

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Should I rescue caged prisoners or leave them to rot?
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Bonus objectives grant extra experience, and there's an achievement for rescuing all of the prisoners(there's more than 8), but I don't believe there are any other benefits besides these. The ...

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Can I stay on normal difficulty and continue to level up?
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It is possible to do this, with some caveats: Once you are ten levels above a monster's level, you will no longer gain XP from that monster(at 6 levels above a monster's level you will no longer ...

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Can I unlock the Halloween Dungeon Defenders costumes using Open characters?
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Halloween Content will be availiable on Open beginning November 5th. Source: http://forums.trendyent.com/showthread.php?10214-Hallowe-en-Content-Available-Forever&p=83406&viewfull=1#post83406

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Can I exchange my character for another one of a similar level?
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This save editor will let you change your class. As usual with software of this sort, you should always make a backup before hand just in case any mishaps occur.

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Is there a way that I can watch the background videos?
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If you pick vocals, enable no fail, and turn on Performance Mode in the modifiers menu, then you should just see the background menu. What performance mode does is take away the HUD and just shows ...

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What is the largest world map anyone has created in Minecraft?
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From MineCraftWiki: In practice, technical reasons (the limits of 32-bit math1) force the maximum map size, including the Far Lands, to be around 9.3 million times the surface area of Earth1 ...

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What rule system does Diablo III use?
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There is no comprehensive list of rules yet, but the fine folks at MMO Mechanics have spaded a list of formulas to start off. Player Life Life when player level < 35 = 36 + 4 × Level + 10 × ...

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I've defeated the Overseer. Now what?
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The Shimmering Deep is an optional sidequest that involves finding a piece of ember, so it would not be completed by finishing the boss, and the ember may very well be further down below Torchlight. ...

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