Nephalem (Diablo III spelling), or Nephilim (as they are called in the Bible,) are the offspring of the sons of God and the daughters of men as quoted in Genesis. The term Nephilim occurs twice in the Bible, both in the Torah.
What do nephalem Globes do?
Nephalem Glory is a buff available in Diablo III. It is triggered when a character moves over a power globe, which grants the buff for the character and nearby allies for 60 seconds, after which a secondary damaging energy burst will also be triggered.
What are the yellow orbs in Diablo 3?
Nephalem Globes (AKA Nephalem Orbs or Power Globes) are yellow glowing orbs that occasionally drop from slain monsters.
Was Orion a Nephilim?
Sons of the powers and “daughters of man.” In Aramaic culture, the term Nephila specifically referred to the constellation of Orion, and thus Nephilim to Orions semi-divine descendants (cf. Anakim from Anak); the implication being that this also is the origin of the Biblical Nephilim.