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why do we have to go through these trials and tribulations every single time...
I haven't they learned there lessons from diablo 2, warcraft 3, wow and starcraft 2

this, every wow expansion, ive had to wait almost a month for server stability
   
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Because even Blizzard can't predict how many people want to play their games.

You honestly don't get it. They have to hire staff, buy more servers, and the operating cost for them.

They can't just by 10 million players data worth of servers. They usually start with 500,000 and move up from there.
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error error error grrrrr

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now its down for maintence, error 33
   
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why do we have to go through these trials and tribulations every single time...
I haven't they learned there lessons from diablo 2, warcraft 3, wow and starcraft 2

This. Its like this with every developer. They release these hugely anticipated games, but seem to expect no more than 500 people to log on.
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They can't just by 10 million players data worth of servers. They usually start with 500,000 and move up from there.


WRONG
2 million people alone bought the annual pass, so they KNOW 2 million people are going to be playing d3 at launch + sales
   
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I don't think even Blizzard would expect 1.5 million people to try and login to DIII especially since they just announced the open beta ~12 hours ago. I would like to see proof of this number, though. Hard to find now that the servers are having issues.

Expect a blue post from Blizzard in the near future explaining that they did not anticipate these issues and an eta of when the beta will actually be available. I will keep tabs on it and post here as well as in the official DIII thread.
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if you relaunch th egame, theres a new breaking news explaining whats going on
   
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