Kultbot: So chat channels are still part of the game?Check out the
Bashiok: They’re in there right now. Unless people are expecting general open channels? We’ve consistently said we won’t have those.
CaptRaven: could you elaborate a bit more on why exactly Blizzard thinks that a general open chat channel like in D2 or SC1 is a bad idea?
Bashiok: The good is minuscule compared to the bad, and we have to actually support these things
WilliamCairns1: With you taking out the scrolls do you have any plans to put them back in maybe as like purchasable pet like in WoW maybe?
Bashiok: We didn’t remove them so we could charge people for them later, if that’s your question.
pliers1: Is there going to be a pre-release download, so people can start playing as soon as servers go up? Including people on annual pass.
Bashiok: We plan to have a digital download people can grab so they’re ready to go right at midnight.