You read that right: Several thousand suspensions and bans
have gone out to Diablo III
players using account hacks or bots or otherwise cheating at the game. Zarhym (he who often shows up in monster form
while I'm playing Diablo III
) posted to the official forums to announce the action.
Diablo® III Players Banned
Seems fairly straightforward to me -- don't cheat, won't get banned. With the move to require an authenticator for the Real-Money Auction House
and now this, it is pretty clear Blizzard is taking Battle.net very seriously moving forward.
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Filed under: Analysis / Opinion, Blizzard, Account Security, Diablo 3