The Gates of Hell are Open: Diablo® II: Resurrected™ Now Live
The action role-playing game classic is reborn on Windows® PC, and available for the first time on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, and the Nintendo Switch™ system
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Available today, Diablo® II: Resurrected™ is the definitive remaster of the genre-defining action-RPG Diablo II and its Lord of Destruction® expansion. (Graphic: Business Wire)
Designed to take full advantage of today’s modern gaming hardware, Diablo II: Resurrected supports up to 4K resolution* displays. It also includes fully remastered 7.1 Dolby Surround audio* so players won't miss a single bloodcurdling scream. All 27 minutes of the original game’s cinematics are also re-shot with stunning high-fidelity visuals. While considerable work went into bringing Diablo II into the modern era, preserving the authenticity of the experience was paramount—the original game engine is still running “under the hood,” performing the same calculations and game logic as it did back in the year 2000.
“Diablo II: Resurrected will introduce one of our most beloved games to all-new audiences,” said
- Controller support on all platforms
- Font scaling, colorblind modes, and readability options
- Emote wheel for faster communication
- Volume adjustment across a multitude of audio channels
- Auto-gold pickup
- Increased and shared stash
- Extensive key-binding options, including a bindable ‘Interact’ hotkey on controllers, and more
Diablo II: Resurrected features seven iconic playable character classes. The Amazon, Barbarian, Necromancer, Paladin, and Sorceress each offer rich and varied gameplay. The Druid and Assassin from Lord of Destruction also return, as ferocious and elusive as ever. The new 3D heroes have updated armor, clothing, skin textures, animations, and more. The entirety of the game has received a massive graphical overhaul, so returning Diablo II veterans taking a fresh look at Sanctuary will find never-before-seen detail, like looking through prescription glasses for the first time. Though updated, the characters, monsters, and environments in Diablo II: Resurrected still capture the dark ambiance that
Diablo II: Resurrected is now available as a standalone experience (suggested retail price
- Diablo II: Resurrected
- The Diablo III Eternal Collection, comprising Diablo III, the Reaper of Souls™expansion, and the Rise of the Necromancer content pack
Mephistopet and Hatred’s Grasp wings for Diablo III
To learn more about Diablo II: Resurrected, visit the official site at www.diablo2.com. Try as you might, you can’t resist the Dark Lord and must follow him on Twitter @
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Best known for blockbuster hits including World of Warcraft®, Hearthstone®, Overwatch®, Warcraft®, StarCraft®, and Diablo® franchises, and the multifranchise Heroes of the Storm®,
*4K resolution and 7.1 Dolby Surround require platforms and equipment that support those features.
†Cross-progression requires a linked Battle.net account and separate Diablo II: Resurrected license for each supporting platform.
**Sales and/or downloads, based on internal company records and reports from key distributors.
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