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For some reason I thought Catacylsm was a Jan release, realised after you pointed that out, that it was out in December.

Regardless, I still say Q1 2012 for Diablo3
Ah

And to those saying the longer the release takes the less money they're going to make, I really don't think so. Diablo 3 is one of those games that any true Diablo fan will buy regardless of how long it took. I sure as hell know I'm not in any rush, 2011 is supplying an abundance of amazing video games that are going to keep me busy for quite some time.
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I do believe Blizzard has a "Release when its finished" policy... StarCraft II had expensive marketing and everyone knew it was a Finished and polished game, so it sold well! Regardless if it was to be sold on a holiday... Diablo III, 2012 Q1.
    
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Ah

And to those saying the longer the release takes the less money they're going to make, I really don't think so. Diablo 3 is one of those games that any true Diablo fan will buy regardless of how long it took. I sure as hell know I'm not in any rush, 2011 is supplying an abundance of amazing video games that are going to keep me busy for quite some time.
Talking in general Blizzard is one of those companies who have strong sales of their titles for years after release, like D2 is still selling and SC was before SC2 came out, unlike most AAA titles these days.
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I'm turning into a old man waiting for d3
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I'm turning into a old man waiting for d3
If your avatar is any indication, you ARE an old man, sir!
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Are they even in beta right now? If not.. then forget Christmas.. maybe March or April
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For the sheer fact that Xmass will make them the most $$$$, I have a feeling they'll release it even if it's not 100% ready.

Bottom line is revenue > 100% working product.

If they can get it "working" within a reasonable projection, I have a feeling they'll release it anyway.
Yeah, but for Blizzard, their early released product would be 99% finished, while other game makers are releasing with like 80% finished products... ??
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Are they even in beta right now? If not.. then forget Christmas.. maybe March or April
You guys don't know Blizzard :/ I can pretty much guarantee D3 is in Friends and Family Alpha ATM. Cataclysm's F&F Alpha was near this time, with the Open Beta starting near in October if I remember correctly. If this release is anything like Cataclysm, then it WILL be out this year. I'm willing to bet money on it.
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I love all these threads

People saying they won't buy it (lol), people that say it won't make any money (lol), and people that say its horrible, even though no one has played it (lol).

This is Blizzard. Blizzard simply does not make games that suck. YOU may not like them, but their numbers clearly reinforce my point, not yours.
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