Well, it’s that time of the week. As you may have heard of (if you’re a fan of games and have not been living under a rock), Diablo III came out recently. Sequel to the insanely popular Blizzard game Diablo 2 (which came out a staggering 12 years ago), Diablo 3 has been on the hype train for a good while up to its release. I’m not really going to count myself as part of that train for various reasons, but needless to say it was one of the most anticipated PC releases thus far this year. A lot went into it, and there’s a lot of feedback coming out of it. Not all of it’s good feedback, but I’m here to separate that and maybe give a few opinions of my own about it.
A little background information on my perspective on the series before we begin, I suppose. I played very little Diablo 1. I played a good deal of Diablo 2, but it was in middle school and my memory is a little bit shaky to say the least. Insofar as my hype for Diablo 3 is concerned… I had none at all. I am totally serious when I say that I did not care one bit for the game leading up to its release. However, the day it came out… I woke up that morning and though “Man, I really want Diablo 3″. And I bought it. So for obviously this won’t be the opinion of a rabid fan. Hopefully I can take a step back and offer a more objective view of the product here. Now without further ado, let’s get right to it~
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