Which classes should (eventually) be available for Dracthyr?
Last week, Game Director Ion Hazzikostas revealed that the developers plan to implement other classes for the Dracthyr besides Evoker.
How does the tone of a game affect your enjoyment of it, and how much should a series’ tone shift over time?
There's an argument that the art direction of Diablo 3 was too 'light' -- an argument I find strange because there are still mounds of corpses, blood and gore strewn across walls and floors, and whole hosts of demons exploding out of every corner to destroy and consume all things.
How was your patch 10.0.7 release day experience?
World of Warcraft just got its patch 10.0.7, and even though it's not a "major" patch, it's still a pretty hefty one.
How do you feel about the use of horror in video games, especially non-horror titles?
With the hellishly enthralling Diablo 4 early access beta period fresh in mind, it’s a great time to talk about the use of horror in gaming.
What did you think of Diablo 4’s first open beta experience?
This weekend marked a momentous occasion, both for the Blizzardverse and gaming in general: Our very first real (public) look at Diablo 4.
What do you hope to see in the Diablo 4 beta this weekend?
The Early Access beta for Diablo 4 starts today and I am excited to give it a try.
What’s the ugliest set of transmog armor in World of Warcraft?
While transmog enthusiasts in World of Warcraft really enjoy putting together stylish ensembles -- from mariachi outfits to the latest sets of tier armor, white and grey quality "ordinary" looks to flashy new looks Blizzard prepared especially for the Trading Post -- there's no denying that even when you're mixing and matching, there are some sets of gear out there that are just... ugly.
What alternate game modes would you like to see added to World of Warcraft?
I've been thinking a lot about how World of Warcraft essentially has a few alternate game modes as part of its basic retail experience.
What class specialization would you like to see added in World of Warcraft?
The Diablo 4 early access beta starts this weekend -- don't get scammed -- and I'm excited to get my first shot at the Rogue class.
When does story detract from — or enhance — your gameplay experience?
I can become more or less interested in a game based entirely on its story.