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Lol, you are joking, right? redface.gif

Of course lol. I'm just really curious as to what their response is going to be. Like if they're going to explain to me what fisting is lol.
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Of course lol. I'm just really curious as to what their response is going to be. Like if they're going to explain to me what fisting is lol.

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Of course lol. I'm just really curious as to what their response is going to be. Like if they're going to explain to me what fisting is lol.

I like the way you think. thumb.gif
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game is definitely fun, but i like PoE more frown.gif.
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game is definitely fun, but i like PoE more frown.gif.

Both are great games.

I like the combat in poe, but love it in D3.

I like the skill system in D3, but I love the passive skill grid in poe.
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Anyway, just kicked the Skeleton Kings boney ass with my Templar friend as a Wizard which ive played on Diablo since day 1. I actually had fun clicking around and reliving the good old classic Diablo days. Couple of things

 

1. Graphics definetely are Blizzard style. They aint fancy and mind blowing but look good enough

2. Sounds are well done, but beta has some serious audio bugs, especially with speechs cutting in and out and too low volumes at times

3. Animations are pretty well done, spell effects look good for us wizards.

4. Really blows you cannot zoom in with mouse wheel like SC2 or even rotate screen, Blizzard never farking changes.....

5. Having your character talk gives the game a bit more personality and more draw to your character rather then just a mute avatar

6. Nice being able to choose male/female versions at long last

7. Runs smooth on my rig at full setting with no AA.

 

Doubt i'll fork over the money for full game, but it was fun to relive my Diablo days over a decade ago...now I feel freaking old.  I was surprised at how much CPU the game was using were as my GTX570 wasn't getting much of a work out.

 

 

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Of course lol. I'm just really curious as to what their response is going to be. Like if they're going to explain to me what fisting is lol.

a "monk" is one who engage in combats with fists. or user of fists, or a "fister" and can be considered the master of fisting biggrin.gif
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4. Really blows you cannot zoom in with mouse wheel like SC2 or even rotate screen, Blizzard never farking changes.....

Press "Z"
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So after finally getting a chance to play the beta here are my opinions on the Witch Doctor so far:

- I prefer going with the "Poison Dart"/"Splinters" set up alongside "Grasp of the Dead"/"Unbreakable Grasp". "Corpse Spiders" is fine solo but I feel like I'm cluttering up the screen when playing with friends or randoms. And "Firebats" vanilla is gnarly but the "Dire Bats" rune drains a lot of mana early game.

- So far seeing as the level cap in the beta is 13, "Plague of Toads" just isn't working out for me. I don't like having to be point blank just for those little critters to do anything seeing as how they spread apart so quickly. Maybe it will get better later on with runes.

- I pretty much always have "Zombie Dogs" active just to distract/tank/DPS mobs. "Horrify" is rarely used. I tried when I first unlocked it and haven't gone back since.

- "Soul Harvest" is straight forward, use it when near a mob and gain a nice little buff for 30 seconds. "Sacrifice" is a mob nuke that does great damage. However, since Zombie Dogs isn't a spammable spell its use is limited by time constraints and of course, you loose your dogs as tanks.

I'm still definitely going to main Witch Doctor when the game releases. I look forward to how this class is played by the community and what solid builds follow suit.
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Still getting server errors. Guess I'll try tomorrow. thumb.gif
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