A variety of news tidbits for your weekend reading pleasure.
[*]Eight Gamespot writers offer their gut reactions (and mugshots) about Diablo III and the direction Blizzard is heading in with their three ongoing sequels.
[*]Something Awful has a satirical article entitled, The Internet Hates Diablo III. It’s no more offensive or vulgar than you’d expect from SA, so dig in, if you enjoy that sort of thing.
[*]The Internet does not hate the idea that Diablo III might show up on consoles at some point, as evidenced by the many gaming sites that turned out a quick article referencing the Rob Pardo interview Eurogamer posted a couple of days ago. These include, , Kotaku, GameGuru, and PlayTM.
[*]Info Packets has finally gotten around to posting a short article about the announcement of Diablo III, though their blurb is enlivened by them stating the game has a release date set for September, 2009. No one else has reported this and Blizzard certainly didn’t state it, so I’m going to predict a lot of angry emails to Info Packets, and them issuing a befuddled retraction in early July, 2008.
[*]Finally, and I have indeed saved the best for last, GameMe has posted