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Blizzard has announced that Diablo III: Reaper of Souls has sold over 2.7 million copies in the game’s first week. Also in the announcement was that players have completed the story portion of the expansion an astounding 1.5 million times.

Reaper of Souls is the first expansion pack to the hack-n-slash adventure that released in May of 2013. The pack adds a fifth act to the story as well as brand new end-game content which includes an adventure mode and bounties. This follows up the removal of the game’s auction house and a new item system called “Loot 2.0”

It's incredible.

Diablo doesn't suck anymore!

I played through the expansion myself and I was freaking hooked. It's actually a GOOD GAME now! wheee.gif
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Considering how bad III was, this should be free.
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Blizzard and EA have had their hand in my wallet too long for me to continue purchasing their new stuff. However, upon further review of comments by the community and maybe a price drop, I might one day succumb to purchasing Reaper of Souls.
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The expansion is good and goes back to the dark roots. The story still sucks though.
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The expansion is good and goes back to the dark roots. The story still sucks though.

If you're playing a Diablo game for the story, you're gonna have a bad time. teaching.gif

That's like playing Vaccum Cleaner Simulator for the top notch voice acting.

Yes, that's a real game.
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I think its fun, I don't think Act V is long enough nor the crusader class that interesting to warrant $40 price tag tho.

The adventure mode is cool, helps keep you from doing the same route over and over, however the most optimal way to farm this is on Normal mode for speed, not much of a challenge.

Not that I'm a 'trader' but they made almost everything Account bound, so they've killed any real form of trading, which I thought was a staple of D2.

I played the original D3, bought almost all the upgrades from the AH, so this is WAYYY more fun.
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Considering how bad III was, this should be free.

Most of the features are free. The readjusted loot tables, difficulty adjustments, character tuning, paradigm advancement, and elimination of the AH. The expansion adds another class, adventure mode, and another Act. IMO the expansion can totally be ignored. Patch up and enjoy the new loot and balance!
 
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Yea, I am pretty happy with the expansion, been having a lot of fun with it. I agree that it might be a tad pricey for what your actually getting since a lot of the stuff was just a patch.
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Unfortunately, too little too late for me, which is incredibly sad considering how much of a huge fanboy I was for D1 and D2. I am far too addicted to PoE now.
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