#1 - Jan. 23, 2012, 6:44 p.m.
Beta Patch 10 is now live! Please note that the Auction House has been temporarily disabled to address an ongoing issue, and that updates on its status will be provided here.
Update: 12:15 a.m. PST
We've encountered a few issues applying Beta Patch 10 and are extending maintenance by 2 hours, until approximately 2:00 a.m. PST.
Update: 11:15 p.m. PST
We're continuing to work to deploy Beta Patch 10 and anticipate that it could take another hour to complete the necessary tasks. We anticipate that the game will be available again by 12:00 a.m. PST, and appreciate your patience until it is.
Update: 7:30 p.m. PST
Maintenance has been extended for 3 hours, until approximately 11:00 p.m. PST. In the meantime, Beta Patch 10 notes can be viewed here.
Also, as a heads-up, we're currently experiencing some issues with Breaking News, which means the latest updates regarding the status of the Diablo III test server may not always be visible in the game client. We'll be providing updates in this thread as they become available, though, so stay tuned!
We're in the process of bringing down the Diablo III test server to deploy Beta Patch 10. Maintenance should begin at approximately 11:00 a.m. PST, and we anticipate that downtime will last approximately 9 hours, until 8:00 p.m. PST.