Technology Diablo II: Resurrected will let you import your 20-year-old savegames
Madonna's screenwriter Diablo Cody DID NOT quit biopic despite report
Entertainment Weekly confirmed on Friday that the 42-year-old filmmaker Cody did not actually leave the project but instead turned in the final draft and moved on to a new project. A source for the showbiz publication said that Cody and the 62-year-old pop singer turned in a finished, final draft of the script they had spent months working on throughout 2020.
Blizzard wasn’t kiddingthat the new remastered Diablo II would be faithful to the original. You’ll even be able to pick up where you left off with your 20-year-old savegames, .
“Yes! Yes, keep those!” producer Matthew Cederquist told journalists, saying that the team called it “the best feature ever.”
As a lapsed player myself, the very idea is giving me chills — dangerous ones, ones that I imagine are akin to what Gollum felt in The Lord of the Rings when he decided to pull The One Ring off his brother’s throttled corpse. I thought I could, but no. It seems I may need to track down an old friend soon.
Madonna, 62, paints Easter eggs with beau Ahlamalik Williams, 26
The singer, 62, took to her Instagram to show her creative side as she posed with the colourful creations. In one snap, the star looked stunning as she posed with one egg, to which she'd added glamorous lips and eyelashes. © Provided by Daily Mail Creative: Madonna enjoyed a fun filled Easter weekend with her beau Ahlamalik Williams, 26, as the couple painted eggs with family on Instagram on Sunday Madonna sported a pair of blue glasses and added a light touch of make-up to her pretty features. She looked typically glamorous in a black jumper with colourful letters spelling Juicy across the front.
Staying the hell away from this.
True story: I had to give my fairly valuable account and discs to a friend sworn to never, ever return them, because I kept seeing unique items in my dreams— Sean Hollister (@StarFire2258)
For the rest of the original game’s fanbase, though, this might be incredible news: players like me spent large amounts of time grinding Diablo II’s bosses and levels to dust searching for unique items, not to mention selling them online and trading them inside a game that wasn’t really designed for that sort of thing. (One particular rare item, the Stone of Jordan, was actually used as a makeshift form of currency.)
Now, all of that progress is theoretically yours instead of having to start from scratch, and it might even be portable, too: theoretically, the game’s cross-save abilities across PC and console mean you could even load up your OG save on a Nintendo Switch.
How good is Starlink satellite internet from SpaceX? I tried it out
I signed up to be a beta tester of Starlink and put it through its paces to see if it could cope with playing games, streaming video and what the uptime was like.Starlink antenna dish sitting on top of Mount Diablo
Blizzardthat the remaster basically is the original game, so it’s not too surprising that original saves still function:
This isn’t a remake,” said Fergusson. “We’re not reverse-engineering it; we’re not rebuilding it and trying to make it look and sound like [Diablo 2]. This is [Diablo 2]. [...] It’s right there, underneath the surface. The entire simulation, the engine for this game, that lifeblood of this game, is [Diablo 2] right underneath. So there’s a toggle switch, a legacy toggle, that when you press the button, you’ll see behind the curtains, and there is Diablo 2 in 2D sprites running right there, and you can play the way that you played 20 years ago.”
“[W]e kind of shoved it in and it worked!” the team told IGN Middle East.
A $2 Billion Energy Project Threatens a 7,000 Year-Old Reef .
At more than 7,000 years-old, the Datan algal reef was probably alive and humming before humans domesticated the horse. © BLOOMBERG NEWS A liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo ship. But the rocky shoal, which stretches along Taiwan’s northern coastline and is home to an endangered coral species, is at risk from a $2 billion liquefied natural gas import project, local activists say. The venture is pitting environmental campaigners against the Tsai Ing-wen-led government, which has voiced support for the plant as it pivots toward cleaner burning fuels and renewables.