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Blizzard announces Global Play feature for Diablo III

Tuesday, 1 May 2012 17:34 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Blizzard has announced a Global Play feature for Diablo III which will allow you to play online with your buddies no matter which region they reside in due to region-free servers.

There are only a few few restrictions when using Battle.net’s new Global Play functionality, with regions broken down as follows:

  • The Americas – For players in the US, Canada, Latin America, Australia, New Zealand, and Southeast Asia.
  • Europe – For players in the European Union, Eastern Europe, Russia, Africa, and Middle Eastern countries such as Israel and the United Arab Emirates.
  • Asia – For players in South Korea and the regions of Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau.

Players will create characters and play in their “home” region, determined by where they live. Afterward, you can go into Global Play and switch to any of the other game regions via the in-game options menu,before or after you log in to the game.

Characters, items, and friends lists do not transfer across regions so when playing on a different region’s server, you will have to create characters and friends lists specifically for that region and will have to use the gold-based auction house for that region as well.

In addition, players will only have access to the real-money auction house when playing in their “home” game region. That means that, for characters outside of your home region, items “cannot be bought or sold in any real-money auction house.”

Awesome.

In other news, Blizzard has also posted a guide to the Auction House through here. The gold-based auction house launches alongside the game, while the real-money auction house will go online approximately one week after launch.

Those who sell items for real money will have to give Blizzard a $1 to 15% cut of profits as outlined through the FAQ. The firm will also take 15% should you use PayPal or you can deposit funds into your Battle.net account to use in the game or through the purchase of future Blizzard items.

More information is through the link, and the game’s out May 15.

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27 Comments

  1. Talkar

    I’m hoping they’ll add this for StarCraft 2 too!
    There is no reason why, atleast the custom games, shouldn’t be playable outside ones region.

    #1 3 years ago
  2. freedoms_stain

    Wait, this sounds shit.

    To play with a bud on another continent I need a whole set of different shit? Where’s the logic in that?

    Why not make default “play with randoms” regional but let you friend up with anyone from anywhere?

    Or do I have the wrong end of the stick?

    #2 3 years ago
  3. Patrick Garratt

    @2 – I agree. How completely odd. Why on earth have they done that?

    #3 3 years ago
  4. Gekidami

    Didnt they do something like this with Starcraft 2 too? I think Blizzard are just fucking around with PC gamers at this point, knowing whatever they do, they’ll get away with; Always-online DRM? Check! Higher retail price? Yep! Separate servers per region? Hell yes! LAN support? lolno.

    #4 3 years ago
  5. DSB

    That part doesn’t make a lot of sense to me, since the beta actually had better functionality than that.

    When I jumped into someone elses game I had exactly the same stuff as I did in my own, and when I got back out, I kept the items I’d gathered. Although I think me and viralshag were on the US region.

    Actually that would probably explain it.

    I go between Europe and the US, so poo for me, but I haven’t seen any lag when playing with EU people, so I don’t see why I wouldn’t just make an EU character.

    #5 3 years ago
  6. freedoms_stain

    @5, US was the only region available during the beta, if you tried anything else you got an error.

    My latency was about 130ms (in a sp game ffs) which is not too bad for this type of game I suppose.

    #6 3 years ago
  7. endgame

    Wow! You didn’t have to do this in Diablo 2. All you had to do was “Connect to IP..” and you could play with anyone using your own character. So Diablo 3 not only denies you playing with friends but it also asks for more money for the game. No thks Blizzard! I’ll grab a pirated copy so I can play with whoever I want wherever they are.

    #7 3 years ago
  8. TheWulf

    See, this is where Guild Wars 2 gets it right. You join a server (you can join either American or European servers), and then despite the server you join, you can ‘guest’ over to other servers and play with friends there.

    The only restriction is that you get the PvP Mists buff (or lack thereof, if your server is doing badly) from your home server rather than the one you’re guesting to.

    So it’s almost a completely unrestricted system, just like it was in Guild Wars 1.

    Why would any modern gaming company not realise that people have friends from all over the world? ArenaNet get this, but with World of Warcraft and Diablo III, you can tell that Blizzard doesn’t quite understand yet.

    #8 3 years ago
  9. TheWulf

    @4

    p much

    Makes me glad I don’t put money down on these titles. I just can’t support it.

    #9 3 years ago
  10. OlderGamer

    *Sigh

    *Grumbles some more at Blizzard.

    So may thing that could have been better about this game. Alot of the folks I wanted to play w/are on the other side of the planet. And because I play mostly during my daytime, our hours tend to match up well. I really don’t like the idea of runing different chars at the same time. And I am guessing no shared stash either? So If i find something amazing while playing with DSB I am shit out of luck getting that iteam to my chars on other servers?

    Nice.

    #10 3 years ago
  11. viralshag

    This is pretty crap. They probably have so many pre-orders now they can pretty much do what they want and still make a profit. Not like there is a subscription to keep people interested in.

    Bit like Guild Snores 2. Gutted I pre-purchased that too.

    #11 3 years ago
  12. DSB

    @10 Yeah, pretty much. That does suck.

    Here’s the Global Play FAQ:

    http://us.battle.net/support/en/article/diablo-iii-global-play-faq

    The whole real world economy thing is pretty fucked up too. People should really just stop trying to sell me shit when I’m busy playing a game.

    It’s like the whole in-game advertising thing all over again. Blasting suspension of disbelief, one dollar at a time.

    @6 Oh okay, that makes sense. I thought I wasn’t able to play in Europe or Asia because I was in the US :P

    I didn’t check the latency myself, but there was nothing noticeable while playing the game with viralshag.

    #12 3 years ago
  13. viralshag

    @12, Have to agree. Lag was one thing I didn’t notice in the game throughout the beta. I was actually impressed considering how bad WoW is when I try to play on a US server.

    #13 3 years ago
  14. GwynbleiddiuM

    Well, on the bright side we don’t need separate versions for each region to be able to play with friends from whole different continents. But the fact that you need different characters for different regions is extremely annoying.

    #14 3 years ago
  15. IrrationalGamer

    They might be trying to stop gold-farmers from ruining your experience. Did any of you think of that?

    Oh, wait, that’s right, I’m the IrrationalGamer. Oops.

    #15 3 years ago
  16. OlderGamer

    If the game didn’t have real world cash and tradable gear involved there wouldn’t be gold farmers.

    #16 3 years ago
  17. viralshag

    So this really is just turning into a Diablo F2P MMO in its current state.

    Reading back through the comments I have no idea why #8, the big GW2 fanboy , even had to mention his favourite game considering there is zero difference between the GW2 guest pass and this D3 “server transfer”. Well, one difference maybe – in that GW2 restricts you from certain PvP while guesting.

    #17 3 years ago
  18. Talkar

    @16
    Absolutely right! Because gold farmers, item sellers and other nonsense wasn’t something that happened, and is still to this very day happeing A LOT in Diablo 2. Right? right? …. -.-

    #18 3 years ago
  19. DSB

    There are going to be gold farmers as long as there’s something to trade.

    Blizzard making themselves the biggest gold farmer of them all has nothing to do with stopping it, and everything to do with profiting on it.

    Although at some point I guess it falls back on peoples apparent desire to buy their way ahead in a game, rather than playing their way to it.

    Either way, I prefer not to be propositioned (Heyoooo) while I’m playing.

    @15 How does that stop gold farmers? If anything, it makes it easier for them, while making Blizzard the top dog of the group.

    @16 People would be pretty pissed if you took out tradeable gear, aside from it being the cornerstone of the ingame economy.

    You don’t really need it to run a goldfarming business. Look at all the WoW players getting “hacked”. 90% or more of those guys gave their passwords away, likely to get some powerlevelling or other service from those guys.

    #19 3 years ago
  20. OlderGamer

    What DSB said.

    Simple as, if your not going to be able trade gear to other players, your not going to leave the door open for gold farmers. Also if you bring real world money in to it, it gets worse. Just like wow, D3 will soon be the target of hackers that want your account to harvest gear so they can trade it to their own accounts, and then sell said gear on the open market place.

    Its all kinds of wrong.

    And Talkar wouldn’t you think they could learn from their mistakes? Take steps to fix the situation. Preserve the players safty and ensure the quality of the experience.

    And adding salt to the wound, what if all you wanted to do was play the game sp, offline? Or privatly on a lan? You can’t. So you have to expose yourself to the gold famrers/hackers in order to play.

    #20 3 years ago
  21. freedoms_stain

    If real money is involved I wonder if it has something to do with currency conversion re: the auction house.

    #21 3 years ago
  22. DSB

    @20 I strongly dislike the always-on thing as well, but how would a goldfarmer go about entering your private game? You still have 100% control.

    #22 3 years ago
  23. viralshag

    @20, To be fair though, targeting this or WoW is the same thing as they only need one set of details to access all of your Blizzard games. So I guess if you play both you’re doubly at risk.

    They really should have included an offline mode.

    @22, I was thinking that myself. Can they contact you if they’re not on your friends list or in your game? I figured they could probably still /w you somehow…

    #23 3 years ago
  24. OlderGamer

    I don’t think Gold farmers need to spam your chat window to sell their wares. Plus how do lobies work(asking, I don’t know).

    If someone has your login/pw, it won’t matter if you play a pvt game or not. I am telling you right now, blizzard wants you to believe that all wow hacks were a result of the players being carelss with their logins and PWs. And that is a lie.

    I was hacked twice, have two accounts. Never bought gold or a power leveing service. I don’t play on public pcs. I don’t share account info. And after my last go around with customer suport the rep even told me that, while some “hacks” were the fault of the player, most weren’t. He confirmed what I had already read, there are gigs of account keys(for many games) sitting out there in cyber space in the wrong hands.

    Playing as PVT game in D3 won’t help you if yours get stolen.

    My beef is that so long as there is precieved real cash value for in game gear there will always be an invitation for hackers.

    I think to an extent irationalgamer is right, the server regions might be an effort to limit gold famers acsess to the bulk of the accounts. I just figure it won’t work.

    #24 3 years ago
  25. viralshag

    @24, I’m not doubting you on the careless PW excuse thing, I got hacked somehow even when I had an authenticator. My mate sent me an email and told me to check my toons on the armoury only to find that they were all naked, and then upon logging in I found about 20 orc rogues dotted about different servers.

    The only time I saw any real major interaction with many other players was before entering a game where you could enter various chat channels like LFG etc.

    #25 3 years ago
  26. OlderGamer

    Those chat rooms might be used for spaming. But they wouldn’t likly be able to stay there long as the accounts would prolly get flaged and locked. Much the way wow goes after it. Unfortunately it still happens tho. It could be really bad if Diablo III has a free trial portion that allows players to chat with each other.

    #26 3 years ago
  27. viralshag

    Maybe I’m just being naive but my biggest problem with gold sellers is the annoying, spam messages. So much of my gaming is linked to something online these days I don’t really worry myself too much about getting hacked, if I did it would just ruin gaming for me.

    As long as I don’t get hacked or if I do it gets resolved quickly, I’m not hugely bothered by it. Although WoW is the only MMO that has caused one of my emails no end of spam messages, even though it’s not even linked to the game any more.

    #27 3 years ago

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  • Bloodborne: if you can’t load your save after installing firmware 2.50, this will help

    If you’re having issues loading your Bloodborne save after applying firmware update 2.50 to your PS4, this should help you out. Reddit user KBALLZZ encountered an issue after installing update 2.50 on his PlayStation 4. Bloodborne started reinstalling the day one patch again and when it was done he couldn’t continue his game or load […]

  • Use this code to get 10% off on PSN purchases

    Sony is offering a 10% discount coupon to anyone looking to buy games on PlayStation Store this weekend. Sony’s latest discount coupon code is here. You’ll receive 10% off your cart total when buying from the PSN Store. The offer is not valid on purchases made on PS Vita, PlayStation TV, PSP, or in-game stores. […]

  • Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin upgrade path announced, system specs revealed

    Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin will offer returning customers a chance to upgrade at a discounted price. Those who already own Dark Souls 2 on Steam and are interested in picking up the Scholar of the First Sin edition will be happy to know that publisher Bandai Namco is offering them an […]

  • Bloodborne: this is what happens when you have 40 Insight

    Insight is one of the currencies in Bloodborne, but it’s also a mechanic that affects the gameplay. There are MASSIVE SPOILERS below, so turn back now or one of Bloodborne’s gameplay mechanics will be SPOILED for you. Just like Blood Echoes in Bloodborne, Insight is used to purchase certain items from vendors in the game. […]

  • Phase two of Xbox One April update brings voice messages, dedicated servers for party chat, more

    The second phase of the April update for Xbox One is now open to members of the Preview programme and and it looks like there are even more features in store. Phase one of Xbox One’s April firmware update started a few days ago with improvements to party chat and achievements notifications. Today, phase two […]

  • GTA 5′s graphical “downgrade” is a bug, will be fixed in upcoming patch

    As of patch 1.8 for GTA 5 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, a few graphical issues have cropped up leading some to believe there has been a stealth downgrade to the game’s overall graphics. Over the past couple of days, Reddit went nuts over a video showing what appears to be a downgrade to […]

  • Destiny: Xur location and inventory for March 27, 28 – MIDA Multi-Tool edition

    Xur: Agent of the Nine has arrived at The Tower in Destiny to rid you of your Strange Coins. Xur: Agent of the Nine has once again made it to Destiny’s Tower to sell you Exotic weapons and gear in exchange for Strange Coins and Motes of Light. For this weekend, Xur can be found […]

  • Destiny vault space upgrade will have enough room for every Exotic

    Destiny is finally getting the vault space upgrade players have been begging for almost since launch week. Destiny players can currently use vault space to store 20 pieces of amour, 20 weapons and 20 general item stacks. In the latest Bungle Weekly Update, the developer revealed that as of patch 1.1.2, due before House of […]

  • Half-Life 2: Update mod applies some sparkle to the original title

    Half-Life 2: Update will be available tomorrow, and thanks to the modding community, those who own the vanilla version of the game can apply a visual update to the 2004 title. The comparison video shows you the differences between the original version, and the version with Half-Life 2: Update applied. Here’s what the mod includes: […]

  • Neverwinter MMO can now be pre-downloaded on Xbox One

    You can now pre-download the free-to-play Neverwinter MMO on Xbox One. The game launches on March 31, but you will still need an Xbox Live Gold account to play it. Based on the Dungeons & Dragons franchise, the game can be downloaded from the Xbox Store.

  • Destiny of Spirits will go offline starting next month

    Sony will be ending service for Destiny of Spirits starting next month, Sony has announced. The free-to-play Destiny of Spirits was released in late March 2014 on Vita, and tasked players with collecting supernatural forces appropriate to their geographical location, and then trading them with others online. Gravity Rush spirits were added to the game […]

  • MotoGP 15 is out this spring on PC, last and current-gen consoles

    MotoGP 15 will be released in June on PC, PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, Milestone has announced. Bike, rider and team customization are part of the latest release in the franchise, along with time-trials and enhanced career options. The game features over 20 bike models divided into three classes: MotoGP, Moto 2 […]

  • Cities: Skylines players should check out Nakatomi Plaza and Wayne Enterprises

    Nakatomi Plaza and Wayne Enterprises can now be yours in Cities: Skylines. Die Hard fans will be familiar with Nakatomi Plaza. Those who have never watched the first film and live in Los Angeles know it by its real-life name, FOX Plaza. It was created by Enos Shenk and is available through Steamworks. Those who […]

  • Call of Duty franchise has sold 175M copies, players have thrown 300B grenades

    With the Call of Duty Championship kicking off tomorrow, Activision has sent over a series infographic full of interesting figures such as the number of copies sold over 10 years and how many grenades players have tossed. According to the stats below, the Call of Duty franchise has sold 175 million copies across all platforms […]

  • Save up to 75% on select SEGA games on Steam this weekend

    SEGA has put many of its games on sale through Steam this weekend and the firm has also announced Eastside Hockey Manager is now available through Early Access. The sale runs through March 30. The entire Total War, Company of Heroes and Dawn of War back catalogs are discounted 75% and all associated DLC is […]

  • Batman: Arkham Knight PC confirmed as digital download-only in UK

    Batman: Arkham Knight will indeed be a download-only title on PC in the UK, Warner Bros. has confirmed to VG247. Batman: Arkham Knight will be available as both a physical and digital release for PS4, Xbox One and PC in North America and Europe. Again, in the UK, the PC version will be “available as […]

  • Rainbow Six Siege release date set for October per GameStop Italy – report

    GameStop Italy may have let the release date for Rainbow Six Siege slip if a recent listing is accurate. According to the listing, the game will release on October 16. While this could be a placeholder date, October 16 is a Friday in the UK, the usual day new releases land at retail. The release […]

  • Watch the $1 million Call of Duty Championship right here

    The The Call of Duty Championship takes place this weekend, and you can watch all the action as it unfolds right here. The event takes place in Los Angeles tomorrow March 27 and runs through March 29, and the livestreams are below. 32 teams from five continents and 11 countries will be competing in Call […]

  • Battlefield Hardline: Battlefest kicks off this weekend with Double XP

    A new season of Battlefest kicks off this weekend, and starting today, you will earn Double XP in Battlefield Hardline. Battlefest for Hardline is similar to the event held for Battlefield 4 last year. For the entire month of April and into May, in-game events and competitions will be held by the developers and player […]

  • Don’t forget: the GTA 5 PC pre-order bonus cutoff is March 31

    Just a friendly reminder to those planning on purchasing GTA 5 for PC: you have until March 31 to pre-order if you want all the bonuses on offer. Those who pre-order will be handed $1 million in-game cash plus a bonus $300,000. It is split between GTA 5 and GTA Online: $500,000 for Grand Theft […]

  • Games with Gold offers doubled for April – six games instead of three

    Microsoft’s April Games with Gold collection is being doubled. For the month Xbox Live Gold members will receive six instead of three games free. Here’s what’s on offer: Pool Nation FX: Available all month on Xbox One Child of Light: Available all month on Xbox One Gears of War: Judgment: Available from April 1-15 on […]

  • Pokemon players can grab a code for Shiny Charizard at GAME in April

    Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire players along with Pokemon X and Y owners can grab a free, rare Shiny Charizard from April 3 at one of GAME’s 320 stores in the UK. The redeemable codes for the character will be made available upon request and no purchase is necessary. Those who pop into one […]

  • F1 2015 will arrive on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in June, includes Mexico circuit

    Codemasters has announced its F1 franchise will make its series debut on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this June with the release of F1 2015. The game was developed using a new engine and contains improved handling and physics for all vehicles and parts attached. This includes: engine, transmission, aerodynamics, fuel tank, force feedback, suspension […]

  • Mortal Kombat X video confirms Liu Kang as playable character

    Liu Kang has been confirmed as a playable character in Mortal Kombat X in the latest video. You’ll also notice Bo’ Rai Cho in there as well. In the Shaolin trailer above you also get a look at Kung Lao and Kung Jin who is new to the series. Apparently, Raiden’s past champions of the […]

  • Short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront shows the Battle of Hoth

    A short teaser for Star Wars: Battlefront has been posted by EA on Twitter. Well, that speeder isn't going anywhere. Can someone give us a lift to @SW_Celebration http://t.co/srEVrAA0zl #SWCA https://t.co/4W4LG8myke — EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) March 25, 2015 The teaser shows vehicles which we could be using in the game, but it mainly shows the snowy landscape […]

  • Pillars of Eternity releases today – get all the review scores here

    Pillars of Eternity, which still stands as the second most-funded video game on Kickstarter, finally releases today. It’s also getting some rather positive reviews scores, which we’ve rounded up for you. The isometric, party-based RPG from Obsidian Entertainment was one of the first video game projects to take to Kickstarter, and hit its $1.1 million […]

  • Take an in-depth look at Evolve’s Behemoth monster and four new hunters

    Evolve’s fourth monster, the Behemoth, as well as the four new hunters are shown off in new gameplay video. Evolve’s latest gameplay trailer gives everyone a good look at each of the four new hunters and the massive Behemoth monster. The hunters can be bought either separately or though the hunting pass, while the monster […]

  • PS4 firmware update 2.50 causing issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall

    The suspend/resume feature in PlayStation 4′s 2.50 firmware update is causing some issues with Killzone: Shadow Fall. Killzone: Shadow Fall developer Guerrilla has said that the game is experiencing some issues in some instance where the suspend/resume feature is used. The timing of when players put the game in suspend mode does have an effect, […]

  • Bungie on Destiny matchmaking: “We believe there’s no substitute for a pre-made team”

    Crazy though this may seem, it’s possible that Destiny shipped according to plan. History points to community as a crucial component, far from the contingency that many now suspect. Paul Davies spoke to Bungie for clarity. “The community always engineers the best solutions for bringing players together. While Matchmaking is a great resource for introducing […]

  • Bloodborne works with suspend/resume, but only offline

    PlayStation 4′s newly-added suspend/resume feature works with Bloodborne as you’d expect, but only while offline. PlayStation 4 received the long-awaited suspend/resume feature today as part of firmware 2.50, and people are starting to test it out with various games. Bloodborne does work with the feature, but only if you play offline. Playing online is arguably […]

  • This is what Crossy Road looks like in first-person

    Crossy Road is fun and addictive. But in first-person, it’s mostly frightening. YouTube user Andy Front Films likes Crossy Road so much he decided to show off what it would look like in first-person. If crossing roads quickly and watching around for cars and trains, all of this as the camera chases you felt intense […]

  • Take a small behind-the-scenes peek at Mass Effect 4

    BioWare cinematic director Ken Thain has given us a very slim look behind the scenes at some motion capture work from the upcoming Mass Effect game. The upcoming Mass Effect game, whether it ends up being called Mass Effect 4 or not, will most definitely incorporate some form of motion capture work. How do we […]

  • Borderlands: The Handsome Collection – 8GB day one patch on PS4, 16GB on Xbox One

    Day one patches for Borderlands: The Handsome Collection are pretty hefty. Both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Borderlands: The Handsome Collection require players to download lots of gigabytes to make the experience as smooth as possible. The PlayStation 4 version has an 8.31GB day one patch. The Xbox One version however has […]

  • Get a PlayStation 4 with Bloodborne and The Last of Us for $435

    If you’ve been waiting for the perfect game to get to buy a PlayStation 4, there’s no better time than the present. Amazon is offering a good PlayStation 4 bundle at the moment. For $434.99, you get a PlayStation 4 console, The Last of Us, and Bloodborne. The Last of Us is of course the […]

  • Upcoming Battlefield Hardline patch to nerf the K10, buff battle rifles

    Battlefield Hardline’s first patch will focus on weapon balance and a few changes have been proposed. Battlefield Hardline lead multiplayer designer Thaddeus Sasser posted a few of the balance changes that the team is considering for the next patch. K10: reduce bullet damage to 33 Saiga and PTR: reduce recoil to bring more in line […]

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 and a new Resident Evil game coming this year, according to research firm

    According to digital games analyst SuperData, a new Resident Evil game is due this fall and that this year’s Call of Duty is Black Ops 3. In its latest report on digital console games, research and analytics firm SuperData revealed that a new Resident Evil is coming this fall. “We anticipate this month’s downturn to […]

  • Bloodborne: you can add gestures to your messages

    As players get deeper into Bloodborne, they keep uncovering so many of its little new additions, including this one. Bloodborne, like all of the Souls games before it, allows players to leave messages for other players. These messages could be used to point players towards impending doom, treasure, or just be sarcastic and witty. What […]

  • PlayStation 4 firmware update 2.50 is now live

    PlayStation 4 firmware update version 2.50 has started rolling out. Reports are coming in saying that Yukimura, PlayStation 4′s firmware 2.50 has been made available to download. The update is clocking in at just 245mb, so get downloading. 2.50 brings with it many new additions, including the suspend/resume feature, backup and restore, accessibility options and […]

  • Harley Quinn DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight is a prequel

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s Harley Quinn pre-order DLC is set before the events of the main game, according to Amazon’s description. Today we learned a few details about the pre-order DLC for Batman: Arkham Knight, namely the Harley Quinn one. According to the description on Amazon, the DLC takes place in the lead-up to the events […]

  • Bloodborne Vicar Amelia summon mystery solved

    Bloodborne players unable to summon near Vicar Amelia: here’s your solution. Bloodborne’s secrets are unfolding by the hour as clever players piece together From Software’s cunning design. Yesterday we reported problems summoning in the Cathedral Ward, before the Vicar Amelia boss fight. It turns out this isn’t a bug – or if it is, it’s […]

  • Steven Spielberg will direct film adaption of Ready Player One

    Steven Spielberg will direct the film adaption of the sci-fi, virtual world, video game themed novel Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Warner Bros. bought the rights to the film in June 2010 and hired screenwriter Zak Penn to rewrite the previous draft written by Eric Eason, according to Deadline. The book takes place in […]

  • Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets shouldn’t forget about the custom audio

    Here’s a friendly reminder for Bloodborne players with PS4 headsets: be sure to download the Headset Companion App from the PlayStation store if you haven’t already. As previously reported, the game supports a custom Bloodborne audio mode which can be uploaded. It contains custom audio created by developers specifically tuned to enhance the audio. This […]