Diablo® III

Hypocritical templar "lore"

So in casual conversation my Templar follower informs me that criminals are simply executed in his land. Yet, upon striking up a conversation with him in town he lets on that Templars are groomed by the order from - wait for it - former criminals. So....either A) my Templar is lying about something B) more contradictory lore once again snuck past Blizzard's editors (see: WoW. Like ALL of WoW) or C) he has been both executed AND raised by the order to be a templar and is therefore a zombie. A walking, talking Zombadin. He will bite me and then heal the wound. And smite himself.

As a side note: Cain said that "Leoric went mad after he lost both of his sons". Yet the storyline tells of how his eldest son Aidan slew Leoric after he became the skeleton king. Sooooo Aidan is another zombie?
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The whole POINT of the templar order is redemption. Of course becoming a templar means losing all ties to your past (YAY BRAINWASHING) so technically it IS a form of execution.
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There's nothing wrong with the lore...
He was not a criminal the order brainwashed him into believing he was.

The order is corrupt. End of story.
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