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If they prepare a wholly different control scheme for the consoles, I am entirely fine with it.
I don't want D3 to be some consolified version, Dungeon Siege 3 was disappointment enough.
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This probably means it will have a game play style like Dungeon Siege 3...that game just screams a console game. Check out the demo on steam.

LOL ^^^ what he said. Always go to the last page before you comment...
Edited by Vagrant Storm - 8/18/11 at 8:45am
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If it were anybodies dream to port Diablo to consoles , i would kindly offer my services to glue the palm of their hand to their own faces free of charge.
    
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Because clearly console gamers are so concerned about graphics that they'd avoid a game simply because it looks better on PC, right? The very gamers that you all look down on for their outdated hardware, based on their so-called lack of standards (among other things). Do you even look at what you're typing anymore? This irrational hatred that OCN has for all things consoles simply cannot be healthy.

Whatever, reasoning with folks here seems to be a fool's errand. Enjoy wallowing in malcontent and cynicism. That's what games are all about!
Personally I'm worried about dumbing down the gameplay even MORE (this is Diablo the gameplay is already dumbed down ) so it can be attractive to the majority of console demographic. (read: CoD fanboys)
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Goddamn it! Can't say I didn't see it coming though. When they got rid of potions, got rid of skills, got rid of stats, and limited the usable skills to only 6, I knew that they might be very well bringing it to consoles. Why!?! I don't mind them bringing it to other systems so others may enjoy the game, but it seems that they DUMBED IT DOWN so that they may earn more money. ***!
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Blizzards wants to make more money
Blizzard is a company.
A Company's goal is to make as much money as possible.

How is this still an issue?
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Blizzard is a company.
A Company's goal is to make as much money as possible.

How is this still an issue?
Because people don't think, reason, etc.
 
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Goddamn it! Can't say I didn't see it coming though. When they got rid of potions, got rid of skills, got rid of stats, and limited the usable skills to only 6, I knew that they might be very well bringing it to consoles. Why!?! I don't mind them bringing it to other systems so others may enjoy the game, but it seems that they DUMBED IT DOWN so that they may earn more money. ***!
They got rid of potions? That was pretty much the foundation of the game. Have enough armor so that drinking a health potion would keep you alive till you clicked on the enemy enough.

I've heard about the usable skills being six though...yeah, go count buttons the easily accessible buttons on a controller and make a guess at where that number came from.
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They got rid of potions? That was pretty much the foundation of the game. Have enough armor so that drinking a health potion would keep you alive till you clicked on the enemy enough.
It was? I thought it was raiding with random people, trading items for better items, playing with friends online, etc. I had no idea clicking potions was the foundation of the game. I've been doing it wrong!
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I've heard about the usable skills being six though...yeah, go count buttons the easily accessible buttons on a controller and make a guess at where that number came from.
Final fantasy has many more than six, and it's on the consoles. Your logic is neither sound, nor valid.
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How do you access the dozen or so skills quickly on a console controller? I had a hotkey for each one of them on PC. Yes I always ended up using my favorite 5 or so but there was always a situation when the others come in handy.

EDIT: Damn did they really limit the usable skills to 6? Why?
    
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