Huh Gak, Shindong, Lee Hong Gi and Other Stars Excited over the Release of ′Diablo 3′
May 15 marked an important day for gamers all around the world, as it was the day the Blizzard game, ‘Diablo 3’ was finally released.
But hardcore gamers weren′t the only ones excited as many of Korea’s hottest stars also celebrated the release of the long-awaited game.
Even before the actual release date, many stars, such as U-KISS’ Soo Hyun, Huh Gak, Super Junior’s Shindong, FT Island’s Lee Hong Gi, and former Baby V.O.X. member Kan Mi Youn, tweeted their excitement.
While working hard in Colombia for a special event, U-KISS’ Soo Hyun tweeted back and forth with fans about the release date and details of the Korean version as well as the special skull-shaped USB, DVD, and other items that came with the purchase. He even invited Huh Gak to play together. Huh Gak had also expressed his excitement through Twitter after his online purchase of the game.
Lee Hong Gi tweeted, “Diablo…I probably won’t be leaving my house for while,” making fans wonder if he was going into retirement while playing the game.
For Shindong, on April 30, he tweeted, “Diablo III, I’m only waiting for you. Please come quickly! I’m so anxious!” and when the game was released on May 15, he tweeted, “Finally 2012.5.15. The doors that we’ve been waiting for will be opened.” Attached to his tweet was a picture of three fingers, referring to the popular game.
Meanwhile, ‘Diablo 3’ was released on May 14 (Korea Time) and to guarantee its purchase, fans camped out outside of stores in the rain, reconfirming ‘Diablo 3’’s popularity even in Korea.
Photo Credit: Soo Hyun’s Twitter, Lee Hong Gi′s Twitter, Huh Gak’s Twitter, Kan Mi Youn′s Twitter, Shindong’s twitter
- Shindong (Super Junior) 20120516 Huh Gak 20120516 Lee Hong Gi (FT Island) 20120516 Kan Mi Youn 20120516 Soo Hyun (U-KISS) 20120516