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Not just you but 2.7 million others. thumb.gif

2.7M is a pretty small number for a Blizzard flagship title IMO.
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Self found was almost impossible early in the game hence the huge backlash about drop rates. People were increasingly pigeon holed into using the AH in order to proceed without feel like you were head butting a wall. AH would have been OK if drop rates were not so obviously tweaked towards it. It became a running gag that you were always hoping for that random drop to make you a millionaire so you can FINALLY gear yourself appropriately. 90% the stuff you were able to find that were decent usually wasn't even right for your toon because of how stupidly crappy itemization was. I haven't played since 1.0.6 or 1.0.7 so maybe it is finally worth playing.

Also, it is NOT A FACT that the game is good. That is simply your opinion, though I am genuinely happy that you are enjoying the game. Unfortunately, I was looking for something that was a REAL successor to D2 which PoE thankfully proved to be.

 

I share the exact same sentiment about this deal as you. I used to also play a Wizard in D3, but the nerfs were just ridiculous. It isn't like D3 actually has real PVP worth a damn. So who cares if something is slightly overpowered, or better than others? CM wizard was fun, and they gutted the living daylight out of it. I had a blast with it. I could've cared less whether it was OP or not. D3 just isn't a game that should've been touched at all by ANY balancing.

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The reason you had to use the AH was because all the builds were super linear. Basically you had your main stat (int for my Wizard) and nothing else mattered.
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Well im happy you like the clunky PoE with the same problems if not more game is bad and no one plays it at all anymore Id bet the 2.7 mill that bought Ros are twice the amount of people that really play PoE and are not bots.. dont make me laugh PoE a better game in your opinion sure.
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The reason you had to use the AH was because all the builds were super linear. Basically you had your main stat (int for my Wizard) and nothing else mattered.

This pissed me off the most. Either Jay Wilson was too brain dead to make a worthwhile DPS system or the intent was to dumb down the game for the dumbest gamers. Attack speed and cast speed as one? Are you freaking kidding me? Everything based off weapon DPS with main stat multiplier? Jeez that was incredibly stupid.
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Well im happy you like the clunky PoE with the same problems if not more game is bad and no one plays it at all anymore Id bet the 2.7 mill that bought Ros are twice the amount of people that really play PoE and are not bots.. dont make me laugh PoE a better game in your opinion sure.

Sure it is my opinion. Unlike you, I didn't try to pass off my opinion as a fact. thumb.gif
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Sure it is my opinion. Unlike you, I didn't try to pass off my opinion as a fact. thumb.gif

Sorry should have said 2.7 m people can't be wrong And I am having tons of fun with them. thumb.gif
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Sorry should have said 2.7 m people can't be wrong And I am having tons of fun with them. thumb.gif

What was the original sales for D3?
    
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This pissed me off the most. Either Jay Wilson was too brain dead to make a worthwhile DPS system or the intent was to dumb down the game for the dumbest gamers. Attack speed and cast speed as one? Are you freaking kidding me? Everything based off weapon DPS with main stat multiplier? Jeez that was incredibly stupid.
Thank you! As someone who has thousands of hours on D2, D3 can be mastered way too quickly.
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Thank you! As someone who has thousands of hours on D2, D3 can be mastered way too quickly.

I think this was the biggest turn off for me; they dumbed down the game way too much.
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