Monstrous played around with some machinama tools and created a short video showing off some Reaper of Souls battles viewed from the “behind the action” an MMO-style First Person PoV. It’s A bit WoW-looking, but viewing the monsters, skill animations, and backgrounds from this lower perspective is intriguing.
A Different Perspective: Diablo 3 via MMO Camera
Monstrous told me he was working on this for an April Fools joke but ran out of time so just posted a rough cut, and he apologized for the low video quality. I think it’s great though, but I’d really like to see some video from this angle while a character ran around the dungeons, caves, wilderness, etc. You can’t see much of it in the stationary battle scenes in the video, but I like how the fog of war hazes things out in the distance, and it would be interesting to see the camera moving between pillars, down hallways, etc.
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