Blizzard's World Wide Invitational event is currently under way in Paris; while we're still waiting for the formal announcement diablo.com
is now redirecting to a neat Diablo 3 splash page, which links toa Diablo 3 home page which is currently 404ing.
Update: the official site
is now up!
are available locally and we'll have the trailers up soon, as soon as Blizzard's el cheapo downloader decides to kick in.
Update #2: The trailers
are now available locally! There's a cinematic trailer
, an artwork trailer
, and a gameplay trailer
Here's the feature list from the official site:
* Explore a fully-realized Sanctuary Ė the living, breathing gothic fantasy world of Diablo III rendered in gorgeous 3D.
* Battle the unholy forces of the Burning Hells with all-new character classes like the otherworldly Witch Doctor, or with re-imagined warriors from Diabloís past: such as the fierce Barbarian.
* Rain Hell on your enemies wielding the interactive environment as a weapon: lay cunning traps, turn destructible objects against your foes, and use environmental obstacles to your advantage - all powered by the Havoc physics system.
* Experience the intensity of multiplayer Diablo III over an all-new, wickedly-enhanced Battle.net platform with numerous enhancements to make connecting with your friends easier Ė and cooperative gameplay more fun.
Check out the official FAQ
for more details.
Update #3: the gameplay trailer
is now also available.