• We've upgraded our forums. Please post any issues/requests in this thread.

Diablo 3 Discussion

Excited for the new Necro DLC?!


  • Total voters
    28
Joined
Jun 3, 2007
Messages
22,398 (5.83/day)
Likes
8,921
Location
'Merica. The Great SOUTH!
System Name The Mailbox 4.5
Processor Intel i7 2600k @ 4.2GHz
Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH Intel LGA 1155
Cooling Scythe Katana 4
Memory G.SKILL Sniper Series 16GB DDR3 1866: 9-9-9-24
Video Card(s) MSI 1080 "Duke" with 8Gb of RAM. Boost Clock 1847 MHz
Storage 256Gb M4 SSD, 500Gb WD (7200) 128Gb Agelity 4 SSD
Display(s) LG 29" Class 21:9 UltraWide® IPS LED Monitor 2560 x 1080
Case Cooler Master 922 HAF
Audio Device(s) SupremeFX X-Fi with Bose Companion 2 speakers.
Power Supply SeaSonic X Series X650 Gold
Mouse SteelSeries Sensei (RAW) and a Wacom Intuos 4 tablet.
Keyboard Razer BlackWidow
Software Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)
Benchmark Scores Benching is for bitches.
#1
I did a search on TPU and I couldn't find a Diablo 3 thread.......so in the sprit of TPU I made one......of course if someone has made one already......I guess just merge or.....NECRO THE THREAD!

With that out of the way who on here is stoked for the new Necro DLC. I've been playing season 9 with Dave and this game always seems to pull me back in every few months. I for one am getting the DLC on day one! Maybe I can retire my crusader.
 
Joined
Mar 4, 2005
Messages
3,093 (0.66/day)
Likes
811
System Name TheReactor
Processor i7 6700k @ 4.95ghz - delid
Motherboard ASUS Maximus VIII Genie z170
Cooling EK EVO NIckle/Pump, 2xBlackIce GTX 240's
Memory 32GB G.Skill 3200Mhz Cas 14
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 980ti Gaming 6G
Storage Samsung 960 EVO 500GB
Display(s) HP ZR30W - 2560X1600
Case Corsiar 550
Audio Device(s) on board
Power Supply Antec Quattro 1000W
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Corsair Gaming k70
Software Windows 10 Pro 64bit
#2
I was a big fan of diablo 3, d3ROS...but eventually the lack of content, same enemies, and perpetual loot grind just wore me down. The fact we are expected to pay for 1 extra character and limited new content on top of slightly reskinned "new" enemies just isn't doing it for me. I was so hoping for a huge content addition, especially if we are paying for it, but sadly not the case. I also got really tired of grinding for gear, min/maxing it, and then a patch kills my build. Not to mention leaderboards and bots...Bot, Bots everywhere.
 

AsRock

TPU addict
Joined
Jun 23, 2007
Messages
15,309 (4.00/day)
Likes
4,717
Location
US
Processor 2500k \ 3770k
Motherboard ASRock Z68 \ Z77
Memory Samsung low profile 1600
Video Card(s) XFX 6770 \ XFX R9 290X
Storage Intel 80Gb (SATA2) WD 250Gb \ Team SSD+Samsung Evo 250Gb+500Gb+ 2xCorsair Force+WD250GbHDD
Display(s) Samsung 1080P \ Toshiba HDTV 1080P
Case HTPC400 \ Thermaltake Armor case ( original ), With Zalman fan controller ( wattage usage ).
Audio Device(s) Yamaha RX-V475 \ Marantz SR5008 Tannoy Mercury MKII Paradigm 5SE + Tannoy Mercury F4
Power Supply PC&Power 750w \ Seasonic 750w MKII
Mouse MS intelimouse \ Logitech G700s + Steelseries Sensei wireless
Keyboard Logitech K120 \ ROCCAT MK Pro ( modded amber leds )
Benchmark Scores Meh benchmarks.
#3
I was a big fan of diablo 3, d3ROS...but eventually the lack of content, same enemies, and perpetual loot grind just wore me down. The fact we are expected to pay for 1 extra character and limited new content on top of slightly reskinned "new" enemies just isn't doing it for me. I was so hoping for a huge content addition, especially if we are paying for it, but sadly not the case. I also got really tired of grinding for gear, min/maxing it, and then a patch kills my build. Not to mention leaderboards and bots...Bot, Bots everywhere.
Same here with same ol shit, then 3-4 months later lets start all again YAY.

As for the add on Meh screw that, need the next chapter already but aint going happen for many years they just draaaaaag it oooooon and oooon.
 
Joined
Dec 6, 2008
Messages
2,955 (0.90/day)
Likes
491
Location
Northampton,UK
System Name Ruy-Love
Processor i7-6700k 4.0Mhz
Motherboard Asus Gamer Pro
Cooling Dark Rock Pro 3
Memory G.Skill DDR4 3000mhz 16GB
Video Card(s) Zotac GeForce GTX 980Ti AMP Extreme Edition
Storage vertex 2 ssd 120GB, samsung evo850 SSD 250GB
Display(s) AOC 27''
Case HAF-X FULL TOWER
Audio Device(s) Integrated
Power Supply EVGA SUPERNOVA 750 G2
Mouse NYTH ROCCAT
Keyboard -
Software Windows 10
#4
To be Honest I think this DLC will revive Diablo 3 for like 3 weeks and it will die again :)
 
Joined
Feb 24, 2010
Messages
1,322 (0.46/day)
Likes
386
Location
Indiana
System Name CM masterRace
Processor i7 6700k @ 4.7ghz
Motherboard Biostar z170gt7
Cooling Corsair h100
Memory 32gb Gskill ddr4 @3000mhz
Video Card(s) Evga gtx1080 ftw
Storage Samsung 840 250gb ssd
Display(s) Acer 24"
Case CM mastercase 5
Power Supply Thermaltake toughpower 750w gold
Mouse Logitech g502
Keyboard CM trigger
Software Windows 10 (64 bit)
#5
I'm in for day 1. I also get pulled back in every few months.
 
Joined
Jun 3, 2007
Messages
22,398 (5.83/day)
Likes
8,921
Location
'Merica. The Great SOUTH!
System Name The Mailbox 4.5
Processor Intel i7 2600k @ 4.2GHz
Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH Intel LGA 1155
Cooling Scythe Katana 4
Memory G.SKILL Sniper Series 16GB DDR3 1866: 9-9-9-24
Video Card(s) MSI 1080 "Duke" with 8Gb of RAM. Boost Clock 1847 MHz
Storage 256Gb M4 SSD, 500Gb WD (7200) 128Gb Agelity 4 SSD
Display(s) LG 29" Class 21:9 UltraWide® IPS LED Monitor 2560 x 1080
Case Cooler Master 922 HAF
Audio Device(s) SupremeFX X-Fi with Bose Companion 2 speakers.
Power Supply SeaSonic X Series X650 Gold
Mouse SteelSeries Sensei (RAW) and a Wacom Intuos 4 tablet.
Keyboard Razer BlackWidow
Software Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)
Benchmark Scores Benching is for bitches.
#6
They added primal grade weapons. Even more rare than ancient legendry's.
 
Joined
Feb 11, 2012
Messages
937 (0.44/day)
Likes
813
Location
Anchorage Alaska
System Name Matter's / Helios 300 Predator
Processor Intel i5 4690k / i7 7700HQ
Motherboard Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H / Acer Helios 300 Predator
Cooling Cooler Master Siedon 120 AIO
Memory 32gb PNY Anarchy DDR3 1866mhz / 32gb gskill ddr4
Video Card(s) GTX 1070 8gb FE / GTX 1060 6gb
Storage 2 240gb SSD PNY Optima ( 1 w/OS, other gaming) Storage - 1tb WD Black & 1.5tb Seagate
Display(s) Samsung SyncMaster UHD U28D590 / 15.6 1080p HD
Case Antec 300 / Acer Helios 300 Predator
Audio Device(s) On Board - steel series siberia elite prism cans
Power Supply Antec 850watt high power
Mouse Logitech wireless Mouse / Steel series Sensei wireless
Keyboard Logitech wireless KB / Acer Helios 300 Predator
Software Win 10 Pro / Win 10 Home
#7
I look forward to it. I need to get back to playing it. It was fun then I found the division......
 
Joined
Dec 6, 2008
Messages
2,955 (0.90/day)
Likes
491
Location
Northampton,UK
System Name Ruy-Love
Processor i7-6700k 4.0Mhz
Motherboard Asus Gamer Pro
Cooling Dark Rock Pro 3
Memory G.Skill DDR4 3000mhz 16GB
Video Card(s) Zotac GeForce GTX 980Ti AMP Extreme Edition
Storage vertex 2 ssd 120GB, samsung evo850 SSD 250GB
Display(s) AOC 27''
Case HAF-X FULL TOWER
Audio Device(s) Integrated
Power Supply EVGA SUPERNOVA 750 G2
Mouse NYTH ROCCAT
Keyboard -
Software Windows 10
#8
Is there a diablo clan of TPU? Coz I remember that i played it with Wizzard on release. We need revive this shit somehow.
 
Joined
Jun 3, 2007
Messages
22,398 (5.83/day)
Likes
8,921
Location
'Merica. The Great SOUTH!
System Name The Mailbox 4.5
Processor Intel i7 2600k @ 4.2GHz
Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH Intel LGA 1155
Cooling Scythe Katana 4
Memory G.SKILL Sniper Series 16GB DDR3 1866: 9-9-9-24
Video Card(s) MSI 1080 "Duke" with 8Gb of RAM. Boost Clock 1847 MHz
Storage 256Gb M4 SSD, 500Gb WD (7200) 128Gb Agelity 4 SSD
Display(s) LG 29" Class 21:9 UltraWide® IPS LED Monitor 2560 x 1080
Case Cooler Master 922 HAF
Audio Device(s) SupremeFX X-Fi with Bose Companion 2 speakers.
Power Supply SeaSonic X Series X650 Gold
Mouse SteelSeries Sensei (RAW) and a Wacom Intuos 4 tablet.
Keyboard Razer BlackWidow
Software Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)
Benchmark Scores Benching is for bitches.
#9
Is there a diablo clan of TPU? Coz I remember that i played it with Wizzard on release. We need revive this shit somehow.
Yup! There sure is!
 
Joined
May 21, 2008
Messages
4,090 (1.17/day)
Likes
766
Location
Iowa, USA
System Name FUTURE CUBE!
Processor intel Core i5 6600k
Motherboard Gigabyte Z170X-Gaming 7
Cooling Phanteks PH-TC14PE BK
Memory G.Skill TridentZ 3000 Mhz C15 32GB 2x16GB
Video Card(s) Gigabyte Aorus 1080 Ti
Storage 2x M.2 Samsung Evo 250GB/500GB / WD Blue 500GB / 2x RAID1 Toshiba P300 3TB
Display(s) Samsung C24FG70 1080p 144hz Quantum Dot/ASUS VH226H 1080p 21.5"
Case "THE CUBE" Custom built, pure Red Alder wood
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Core3D/ Logitech Z-2300 200 watts/ Beyerdynamic DT 880
Power Supply Seasonic X Gold 650W
Mouse Logitech G700
Keyboard Logitech G910
Software Windows 10 Pro
#10
I would if it's $15 or less and adds offline mode. Nothing like playing single player and you get lag from Internet... in all honestly that's the reason I quit playing my Internet can't handle more than 1 consistent user such as video and a game.

TL2 for life!
 
Joined
Nov 2, 2007
Messages
135 (0.04/day)
Likes
31
System Name blackened 24/7
Processor Intel Core i7-2600K @ 4.4GHz
Motherboard Asus MAXIMUS IV GENE-Z/GEN3
Cooling Corsair H60
Memory 4 x 4Gb Corsair Vengance ddr3 1866Mhz
Video Card(s) Asus Strix 1050ti 4gb
Storage Corsair Force 3 SSD 120gb+4TB WD HD
Display(s) Acer S271HL 27" HD LED 1920x1080
Case Corsair Obsidian 650D
Audio Device(s) X-Fi 2 MB
Power Supply Corsair HX650w
Software Win10 Pro
#11
I posted in the diablo 3 forums a long time ago that I would buy a dlc if it includes infinite chars and infinite stash space rather than having to delete a char to make room for a new char every season... I will wait and see if this Necromancer DLC is any good before buying it.. If it has no Que-Hegan's Wisdom set then it sucks... oh yes I can vote because there's no "wait and see" in the poll. Meanwhile I'm still trying to finish this season 9 journey on my HC DH.
 
Joined
Oct 22, 2014
Messages
5,294 (4.62/day)
Likes
3,225
Location
Sunshine Coast
System Name Black Box
Processor Intel i5 3570K @ 3.8GHz
Motherboard Asrock Z77 Extreme 4 ATX
Cooling Antec C400
Memory G. Skill 8Gb (2x4Gb) 2133Mhz
Video Card(s) iGPU
Storage Sandisk X 400 256Gb
Case Antec Sonata (don't laugh)
Audio Device(s) No need.
Software W7 Home Premium 64 bit
#12
I've never played it, so did the donkey vote selecting the last option :p
 
Joined
Sep 15, 2011
Messages
4,355 (1.91/day)
Likes
1,074
Processor Intel Core i7 3770k @ 4.3GHz
Motherboard Asus P8Z77-V LK
Memory 16GB(2x8) DDR3@2133MHz 1.5v Patriot
Video Card(s) MSI GeForce GTX 1080 GAMING X 8G
Storage 59.63GB Samsung SSD 830 + 465.76 GB Samsung SSD 840 EVO + 2TB Hitachi + 300GB Velociraptor HDD
Display(s) Acer Predator X34 3440x1440@100Hz G-Sync
Case NZXT PHANTOM410-BK
Audio Device(s) Creative X-Fi Titanium PCIe
Power Supply Corsair 850W
Mouse Anker
Software Win 10 Pro - 64bit
Benchmark Scores 30FPS in NFS:Rivals
#13
Diablo 2 is/was 1 million times better anyways. By faaaar.
 

AsRock

TPU addict
Joined
Jun 23, 2007
Messages
15,309 (4.00/day)
Likes
4,717
Location
US
Processor 2500k \ 3770k
Motherboard ASRock Z68 \ Z77
Memory Samsung low profile 1600
Video Card(s) XFX 6770 \ XFX R9 290X
Storage Intel 80Gb (SATA2) WD 250Gb \ Team SSD+Samsung Evo 250Gb+500Gb+ 2xCorsair Force+WD250GbHDD
Display(s) Samsung 1080P \ Toshiba HDTV 1080P
Case HTPC400 \ Thermaltake Armor case ( original ), With Zalman fan controller ( wattage usage ).
Audio Device(s) Yamaha RX-V475 \ Marantz SR5008 Tannoy Mercury MKII Paradigm 5SE + Tannoy Mercury F4
Power Supply PC&Power 750w \ Seasonic 750w MKII
Mouse MS intelimouse \ Logitech G700s + Steelseries Sensei wireless
Keyboard Logitech K120 \ ROCCAT MK Pro ( modded amber leds )
Benchmark Scores Meh benchmarks.
#14
Diablo 2 is/was 1 million times better anyways. By faaaar.
Well it was more random generated, and they did away with the skill tree to and made it all to do with gear so yeah kinda nerfed the fun.

Was going to give it a try again but watched my wife do a rift and thought i am bored as that's all you do pretty much.
 
Joined
Sep 17, 2014
Messages
3,494 (2.96/day)
Likes
2,729
Location
Duiven, Netherlands
Processor i5 3570k / 4.4Ghz @ 1.26v
Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-D3H
Cooling Gelid Tranquillo Rev 2
Memory Corsair Vengeance 1600CL9 2x4GB
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 1080 GamingX @ 2100/5500
Storage Samsung 830 256gb SSD + Crucial BX100 250gb + Toshiba 1TB HDD
Display(s) Eizo Foris FG2421
Case Fractal Design Define R4
Power Supply EVGA G2 750w
Mouse Logitech G502 Protheus Spectrum
Keyboard Sharkoon MK80 (Brown)
Software W10 x64
#15
Between Grim Dawn and Path of Exile I can safely say I won't ever have to touch Diablo 3 again.

Blizzard should recover with Diablo 4 and really bring itemization and builds back, then we'll talk again. D3 is a trainwreck and after RoS it became a trainwreck with a nice looking facade in front, and an unending mindless grind for a few % damage in the endgame. D3 is boring and all that keeps it alive is the 'add another tier' philosophy of WoW combined with orange gear dropping every two minutes. With the minor difference that WoW is an actual challenge and D3 simply is not.

Oversimplifying this game just kills any ARPG, it really is that simple. And its a shame too because the actual mechanics and gameplay of D3 is butter smooth.
 
Last edited:

AsRock

TPU addict
Joined
Jun 23, 2007
Messages
15,309 (4.00/day)
Likes
4,717
Location
US
Processor 2500k \ 3770k
Motherboard ASRock Z68 \ Z77
Memory Samsung low profile 1600
Video Card(s) XFX 6770 \ XFX R9 290X
Storage Intel 80Gb (SATA2) WD 250Gb \ Team SSD+Samsung Evo 250Gb+500Gb+ 2xCorsair Force+WD250GbHDD
Display(s) Samsung 1080P \ Toshiba HDTV 1080P
Case HTPC400 \ Thermaltake Armor case ( original ), With Zalman fan controller ( wattage usage ).
Audio Device(s) Yamaha RX-V475 \ Marantz SR5008 Tannoy Mercury MKII Paradigm 5SE + Tannoy Mercury F4
Power Supply PC&Power 750w \ Seasonic 750w MKII
Mouse MS intelimouse \ Logitech G700s + Steelseries Sensei wireless
Keyboard Logitech K120 \ ROCCAT MK Pro ( modded amber leds )
Benchmark Scores Meh benchmarks.
#16
Between Grim Dawn and Path of Exile I can safely say I won't ever have to touch Diablo 3 again.

Blizzard should recover with Diablo 4 and really bring itemization and builds back, then we'll talk again. D3 is a trainwreck and after RoS it became a trainwreck with a nice looking facade in front, and an unending mindless grind for a few % damage in the endgame. D3 is boring and all that keeps it alive is the 'add another tier' philosophy of WoW combined with orange gear dropping every two minutes. With the minor difference that WoW is an actual challenge and D3 simply is not.

Oversimplifying this game just kills any ARPG, it really is that simple. And its a shame too because the actual mechanics and gameplay of D3 is butter smooth.
Not once the real action starts, i have seen it running at 1-3FPS due to that much going on that it just crawls.
 
Joined
Sep 17, 2014
Messages
3,494 (2.96/day)
Likes
2,729
Location
Duiven, Netherlands
Processor i5 3570k / 4.4Ghz @ 1.26v
Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-D3H
Cooling Gelid Tranquillo Rev 2
Memory Corsair Vengeance 1600CL9 2x4GB
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 1080 GamingX @ 2100/5500
Storage Samsung 830 256gb SSD + Crucial BX100 250gb + Toshiba 1TB HDD
Display(s) Eizo Foris FG2421
Case Fractal Design Define R4
Power Supply EVGA G2 750w
Mouse Logitech G502 Protheus Spectrum
Keyboard Sharkoon MK80 (Brown)
Software W10 x64
#17
Not once the real action starts, i have seen it running at 1-3FPS due to that much going on that it just crawls.
Put it side by side with Grim Dawn and you'll see my point though :D

I honestly haven't managed to push D3 below 30 fps. I suppose it differs per class/build as well, you can stack a pretty mental amount of procs.
 

AsRock

TPU addict
Joined
Jun 23, 2007
Messages
15,309 (4.00/day)
Likes
4,717
Location
US
Processor 2500k \ 3770k
Motherboard ASRock Z68 \ Z77
Memory Samsung low profile 1600
Video Card(s) XFX 6770 \ XFX R9 290X
Storage Intel 80Gb (SATA2) WD 250Gb \ Team SSD+Samsung Evo 250Gb+500Gb+ 2xCorsair Force+WD250GbHDD
Display(s) Samsung 1080P \ Toshiba HDTV 1080P
Case HTPC400 \ Thermaltake Armor case ( original ), With Zalman fan controller ( wattage usage ).
Audio Device(s) Yamaha RX-V475 \ Marantz SR5008 Tannoy Mercury MKII Paradigm 5SE + Tannoy Mercury F4
Power Supply PC&Power 750w \ Seasonic 750w MKII
Mouse MS intelimouse \ Logitech G700s + Steelseries Sensei wireless
Keyboard Logitech K120 \ ROCCAT MK Pro ( modded amber leds )
Benchmark Scores Meh benchmarks.
#18
Put it side by side with Grim Dawn and you'll see my point though :D

I honestly haven't managed to push D3 below 30 fps. I suppose it differs per class/build as well, you can stack a pretty mental amount of procs.
We used to, when your doing rifts of 80+ it's pretty much a given.
 
Joined
Mar 4, 2005
Messages
3,093 (0.66/day)
Likes
811
System Name TheReactor
Processor i7 6700k @ 4.95ghz - delid
Motherboard ASUS Maximus VIII Genie z170
Cooling EK EVO NIckle/Pump, 2xBlackIce GTX 240's
Memory 32GB G.Skill 3200Mhz Cas 14
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 980ti Gaming 6G
Storage Samsung 960 EVO 500GB
Display(s) HP ZR30W - 2560X1600
Case Corsiar 550
Audio Device(s) on board
Power Supply Antec Quattro 1000W
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Corsair Gaming k70
Software Windows 10 Pro 64bit
#19
Going to resurrect this thread because patch 2.6.1 is a great patch AND Diablo 3 + ROS + Necro expansion are 33% off.
 

AsRock

TPU addict
Joined
Jun 23, 2007
Messages
15,309 (4.00/day)
Likes
4,717
Location
US
Processor 2500k \ 3770k
Motherboard ASRock Z68 \ Z77
Memory Samsung low profile 1600
Video Card(s) XFX 6770 \ XFX R9 290X
Storage Intel 80Gb (SATA2) WD 250Gb \ Team SSD+Samsung Evo 250Gb+500Gb+ 2xCorsair Force+WD250GbHDD
Display(s) Samsung 1080P \ Toshiba HDTV 1080P
Case HTPC400 \ Thermaltake Armor case ( original ), With Zalman fan controller ( wattage usage ).
Audio Device(s) Yamaha RX-V475 \ Marantz SR5008 Tannoy Mercury MKII Paradigm 5SE + Tannoy Mercury F4
Power Supply PC&Power 750w \ Seasonic 750w MKII
Mouse MS intelimouse \ Logitech G700s + Steelseries Sensei wireless
Keyboard Logitech K120 \ ROCCAT MK Pro ( modded amber leds )
Benchmark Scores Meh benchmarks.
#20
YAY lool, only 33% hehe, they need to expand the story already and not these crappy updates. And do real updates that extend the story and not to reset shit every frigging time.
 

Frick

Fishfaced Nincompoop
Joined
Feb 27, 2006
Messages
14,876 (3.46/day)
Likes
5,411
System Name A dancer in your disco of fire
Processor i3 4130 3.4Ghz
Motherboard MSI B85M-E45
Cooling Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo
Memory 4 x 4GB Crucial Ballistix Sport 1400Mhz
Video Card(s) Asus GTX 760 DCU2OC 2GB
Storage Crucial BX100 120GB | WD Blue 1TB x 2
Display(s) BenQ GL2450HT
Case AeroCool DS Cube White
Power Supply Cooler Master G550M
Mouse Intellimouse Explorer 3.0
Keyboard Dell SK-3205
Software Windows 10 Pro
#21
Between Grim Dawn and Path of Exile I can safely say I won't ever have to touch Diablo 3 again.

Blizzard should recover with Diablo 4 and really bring itemization and builds back, then we'll talk again. D3 is a trainwreck and after RoS it became a trainwreck with a nice looking facade in front, and an unending mindless grind for a few % damage in the endgame. D3 is boring and all that keeps it alive is the 'add another tier' philosophy of WoW combined with orange gear dropping every two minutes. With the minor difference that WoW is an actual challenge and D3 simply is not.

Oversimplifying this game just kills any ARPG, it really is that simple. And its a shame too because the actual mechanics and gameplay of D3 is butter smooth.
WoW is most definitely not challanging.
 
Joined
Mar 4, 2005
Messages
3,093 (0.66/day)
Likes
811
System Name TheReactor
Processor i7 6700k @ 4.95ghz - delid
Motherboard ASUS Maximus VIII Genie z170
Cooling EK EVO NIckle/Pump, 2xBlackIce GTX 240's
Memory 32GB G.Skill 3200Mhz Cas 14
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 980ti Gaming 6G
Storage Samsung 960 EVO 500GB
Display(s) HP ZR30W - 2560X1600
Case Corsiar 550
Audio Device(s) on board
Power Supply Antec Quattro 1000W
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Corsair Gaming k70
Software Windows 10 Pro 64bit
#22
YAY lool, only 33% hehe, they need to expand the story already and not these crappy updates. And do real updates that extend the story and not to reset shit every frigging time.
I agree..but honestly I don't play D3 for the story line. I play for the loot and ladder and higher greater rift challenge. I don't agree with not changing stuff because this is honestly the first time...in a long time...where the classes are balanced and there are actually more than 1 way to play a class. If they never tried to balance the game then I would have never come back.
 
Joined
Jun 3, 2007
Messages
22,398 (5.83/day)
Likes
8,921
Location
'Merica. The Great SOUTH!
System Name The Mailbox 4.5
Processor Intel i7 2600k @ 4.2GHz
Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-UP5 TH Intel LGA 1155
Cooling Scythe Katana 4
Memory G.SKILL Sniper Series 16GB DDR3 1866: 9-9-9-24
Video Card(s) MSI 1080 "Duke" with 8Gb of RAM. Boost Clock 1847 MHz
Storage 256Gb M4 SSD, 500Gb WD (7200) 128Gb Agelity 4 SSD
Display(s) LG 29" Class 21:9 UltraWide® IPS LED Monitor 2560 x 1080
Case Cooler Master 922 HAF
Audio Device(s) SupremeFX X-Fi with Bose Companion 2 speakers.
Power Supply SeaSonic X Series X650 Gold
Mouse SteelSeries Sensei (RAW) and a Wacom Intuos 4 tablet.
Keyboard Razer BlackWidow
Software Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)
Benchmark Scores Benching is for bitches.
#23
Going to resurrect this thread because patch 2.6.1 is a great patch AND Diablo 3 + ROS + Necro expansion are 33% off.
Anything worth installing from the patch?
 
Joined
Mar 4, 2005
Messages
3,093 (0.66/day)
Likes
811
System Name TheReactor
Processor i7 6700k @ 4.95ghz - delid
Motherboard ASUS Maximus VIII Genie z170
Cooling EK EVO NIckle/Pump, 2xBlackIce GTX 240's
Memory 32GB G.Skill 3200Mhz Cas 14
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 980ti Gaming 6G
Storage Samsung 960 EVO 500GB
Display(s) HP ZR30W - 2560X1600
Case Corsiar 550
Audio Device(s) on board
Power Supply Antec Quattro 1000W
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Corsair Gaming k70
Software Windows 10 Pro 64bit
#24
Anything worth installing from the patch?
I think the last time we played together you were playing a Crusader/Barb? Both of those classes have had major balance changes. Both easily jumped up 10+ levels of Greater Rifts putting them on par with other classes. Shotgun Sader got a huge buff and Hammer Barb also. You can actually play one of these classes now with out having to play a pure support zDPS build.


The good news is Set Items/Greens get the changes automatically and you don't have to refarm them.

The bad news is Non-Set Items/Oranges do not and you will have to farm those.

http://us.battle.net/d3/en/blog/20976068/patch-261-ptr-patch-notes-10-12-2017
 
Joined
Sep 17, 2014
Messages
3,494 (2.96/day)
Likes
2,729
Location
Duiven, Netherlands
Processor i5 3570k / 4.4Ghz @ 1.26v
Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-D3H
Cooling Gelid Tranquillo Rev 2
Memory Corsair Vengeance 1600CL9 2x4GB
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 1080 GamingX @ 2100/5500
Storage Samsung 830 256gb SSD + Crucial BX100 250gb + Toshiba 1TB HDD
Display(s) Eizo Foris FG2421
Case Fractal Design Define R4
Power Supply EVGA G2 750w
Mouse Logitech G502 Protheus Spectrum
Keyboard Sharkoon MK80 (Brown)
Software W10 x64
#25
WoW is most definitely not challanging.
Try Mythic raiding, and we'll talk again ;)

You're right about all the other content, including heroic Raids. But Mythic raiding, and M+ dungeons - that is old school nastiness, and in the case of M+, it even keeps scaling up, which is another touch vanilla didn't have. You actually get to use every trick in the book in that content, and even get pretty damn creative if you even want to pass the healing/dps checks.

*signed: WoW vanilla vet that stepped back in @ Legion xpac. So I've seen both worlds and used to raid hardcore back in the day, we had EU's 7th Illidan kill in TBC :)