Video game review: 'Diablo III: Reaper of Souls'

  • Updated: August 30, 2014 - 2:00 PM

“Diablo III”. The epic fantasy role-playing game has been 12 years in the making.

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‘Diablo III’ filled with demons, angels

– Ultimate Evil Edition” (Blizzard, PS4, Xbox One; rated Mature). The next-gen version exhibits sharpness and sparkle. The soundtrack communicates the dark tone and epic grandeur of the proceedings, while melodramatic voiceover adds narrative framework to the hacking and slashing. In-game action is great, but the inventory and shopping screens take some getting used to. A stellar port with a few strong additions makes this the ideal choice for new-gen cooperative play.

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