Official Site: Diablo (Wikipedia)
Studio: Blizzard Entertainment
Launch Date: December 31, 1996
Genre: Gothic Fantasy OARPG
Business Model: B2P
Platform: PC, Mac, PS1
See also: Diablo II, Diablo III

Destiny 2 outlines artifact mod changes, confirms Bungie anniversary content will continue ‘through 2022’

The next expansion and subsequent next season of Destiny 2 is going to make artifact mod hunters particularly happy if Bungie's newest weekly newsletter...
Same old story, same old song and dance.

Datamining reveals a potential Blood Knight class for Diablo Immortal

It almost feels kind of odd that there aren't Blood Knights running around from the word "go" in every Diablo game, given the way that...
Void where prohibited.

Diablo II Resurrected sets up a public test realm, promises Patch 2.4 testing ‘soon’

It's a strong sign of studio investment whenever Blizzard sets up a test realm for a game, as is happening in the case of...

Diablo Immortal is ending its closed beta on January 7

You know what is definitely far more mortal than the name of Diablo Immortal might imply? Its closed beta, which is ending abruptly tomorrow, January...

Diablo III’s Darkening of Tristram retro dungeon is live

It is time. You've put it off for far too long, and now the forces of hell are gathering for an all-out assault. The...

Diablo III brings back its Diablo I dungeon event

Kids, it's time to put down Diablo II so that you can pick up Diablo III and play some Diablo I! This confusing era-hopping...

Choose My Adventure: All the MMOs you made us play in 2021

It’s been quite a year of Choose My Adventure columns, hasn’t it? We did a pretty good random skip around of different games, in...

The Game Archaeologist’s ultimate MMO archives v5.0

It has been another thrilling year of exploring the relatively unknown or forgotten lands of MMORPG history here in The Game Archaeologist. From projects...

Diablo IV talks itemization, customization, and visual effects in latest dev blog

Soooo the last time we got a Diablo IV quarterly update, it was before the massive newsbomb that Diablo IV, along with Overwatch 2,...

Diablo II: Resurrected prepares ladder rank play — and the first class changes since 2010

Blizzard hasn't quite forgotten -- or given up on -- Diablo II: Resurrected, even months after the revamped ARPG's release. In fact, the studio...

Diablo III heralds Season 25, adds soul shards to the loot table

The mutant stepchild of the Diablo franchise -- or so it feels these days -- is also the only Diablo actually getting traction as...

Destiny 2 marks Bungie’s 30th anniversary with new free and buy-to-play celebratory content

The 30th anniversary of Bungie is being celebrated in Destiny 2's latest update/DLC pack, which as the headline suggests offers some goodies celebrating the...

Choose My Adventure: Grim Dawn starts off as grim as its name suggests

So, apparently, I was being hung to strangle out a demon. But I got better. This is the opening section of Grim Dawn, and boy...

Diablo III Season 25 lets players use the power of the Lords of Hell and earn a baby demon pet next week

You know what's missing from Diablo III? More demons! You'd perhaps be surprised by that statement considering the game is all about slaying demons...

Diablo II Resurrected gets a difficulty scaler for offline games, ability hotkey functions, and warp-capable pets

There's been a recent update made to Diablo II: Resurrected that has mostly applied various quality-of-life improvements. Top of the list are several gameplay...

Diablo II Resurrected plans PTR, offline difficulty scaling, better keyboard mapping, and more

Did you know Diablo II Resurrected was still having queue issues? I hadn't realized that wasn't all entirely cleaned up by now, but apparently...
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Diablo II: Resurrected adds a queue timer and a scaling limit game creation

Nobody likes to wait in line, especially to play a game that you paid for, so hopefully the latest patch applied to Diablo II:...
Please listen.

Massively Overthinking: What are your most on-brand MMORPG class archetypes?

A while back in MOP's work chat, we were chatting about Guild Wars 2 End of Dragons and how its elite specs line up...

First Impressions: Lost Ark’s beta version feels like the MMOARPG for folks who are bad at ARPGs

I’ve probably started and restarted this impressions piece about three different times now, primarily because I’m not entirely sure where to begin with Lost...

Activision-Blizzard Q3 2021: Blizzard MAUs hold steady at 26M as Diablo II Resurrected drives revenues

Welcome back to our quarterly coverage of Activision-Blizzard's quarterly financials, the release day of which has become one of the schadenfreude highlights of each...