A couple of leaked images are suggesting a Diablo 3 expansion reveal at BlizzCon in November.
Two digital images sent over to AllGamesBeta via justleak.it show what appears to be some kind of reveal, possibly for an expansion called Diablo 3 Sword of Wisdom. There’s no way to verify if these are actually real but they could be part of a teaser that would be used by Blizzard at Gamescom next week to get the hype train rolling. The title Sword of Wisdom does sound a little weak for an expansion name and we can’t find any trademark filing so it could be fake.
Blizzard did recently poll the community over a possible expansion and it’s common knowledge that they plan multiple expansions as indicated on the product slate that was leaked a while back (see below). If the images are real then there is always the possibility it’s for some other product tie-in such as book.
Is this the name of a new Diablo 3 expansion? I guess we’ll find out soon enough, either next week or in November. For now we’ll file in the rumour bin.
Since posting this earlier this evening, Blizzard has rather unusually responded with…
— Diablo (@Diablo) August 5, 2014