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Rain of Toads
« on: April 26, 2012, 10:01:51 PM »
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Diablo 3 (a computer game to be released May 15) contains a spell called Rain of Toads:


Rain of Toads
Cause toads to rain from the sky that deal 130% weapon damage as Poison to enemies in the area over 2 seconds.

Watch the spell in action here. It's just a few seconds.

I doubt this is a Magnolia homage. Probably just biblical/plague-ish... this class also has a locust spell. But this is still pretty funny.
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Re: Rain of Toads
« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2012, 11:55:22 PM »
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toadal misfire.

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Re: Rain of Toads
« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2012, 11:59:44 PM »
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Re: Rain of Toads
« Reply #3 on: April 27, 2012, 01:55:11 AM »
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that was the most general reference ever.
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Re: Rain of Toads
« Reply #4 on: April 27, 2012, 03:26:28 AM »
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That could work in Magnolia as well if they remade it as an apocalypse movie feat Jim Kurring battling acid frogs raining down on his car.

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Re: Rain of Toads
« Reply #5 on: April 27, 2012, 10:41:18 AM »
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that was the most general reference ever.

Like I said, it was probably a biblical reference.

I would like to know how many Magnolia fans will play this game, and that class, and use that spell specifically to roleplay their amphibian smiting fantasies. I'm considering it.
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Re: Rain of Toads
« Reply #6 on: April 27, 2012, 11:05:25 AM »
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If you're going to buy this game on the basis of being a Magnolia fan, can I borrow $200?

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Re: Rain of Toads
« Reply #7 on: April 27, 2012, 11:14:31 AM »
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I've already downloaded the pre-order digital release.

And no.
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Re: Rain of Toads
« Reply #8 on: April 27, 2012, 11:17:49 AM »
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In order to play that game don't you need a PC that Nasa built?

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Re: Rain of Toads
« Reply #9 on: April 27, 2012, 12:46:31 PM »
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Nope. It's actually pretty undemanding. You can even decrease the graphics enough to make it look like a game from 1997.

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