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

Massively OP Podcast Episode 424: Blue Protocol, red Diablo

Justin and Bree discuss Diablo IV, Elder Scrolls Online Necrom, Blue Protocol's delay, Swords of Legends Online's sunset, WoW Classic's WoW Token, PSO2 housing, Tarisland CBT, and Embers Adrift's new model, with adventures in LOTRO, plus MMOs for families.

Lost Ark announces June 14 update with the Elgacia continent and new dungeon

If Diablo IV isn't your cup of isometric multiplayer grinder, Lost Ark would like your attention, as last night it announced its update plans...

Diablo IV’s global launch was marred by server issues, but Blizzard is already working on two expansions

"Welcome to Hell. Diablo IV is now available." With last evening's announcement, a new era for the long-running Diablo franchise began. The online ARPG...

Diablo IV fixes PC stuttering, balances classes and glyphs, releases Halsey-SUGA vid

While the wider playerbase is still a day away from Diablo IV's launch, the game has been getting patches for its biggest and earliest...

David Brevik on Marvel Heroes’ 10th anniversary: ‘It is gone into the nothingness forever’

The importance of June 4th may have passed you by, but the creator of Diablo II and Marvel Heroes commemorated the 10th anniversary of...

Diablo IV’s early access launch has been relatively smooth, but license issues are blockading some players

While the official launch day is still a few spins of the Earth away, last night's Diablo IV's early access is being treated like...

Diablo IV’s head start launches this evening – Blizz warns it might be ‘a little bumpy’

A little over 11 years after the release of Diablo III, this is the day that Diablo IV hath wrought... for pricey edition pre-orders,...

Bobby Kotick decries ‘aggressive labor movement’ trying to ‘destabilize’ Activision-Blizzard

We're just a few days from the launch of Diablo IV, so naturally Variety has offered up a mushy interview with... Activision-Blizzard's Bobby Kotick,...

Tamriel Infinium: Six reasons to be excited about Elder Scrolls Online’s Necrom chapter

I feel genuinely bad for Elder Scrolls Online right now. At a time where all other games are scurrying out of the way of...

Diablo IV’s launch event is stirring up controversy – and it hasn’t even started yet

With Diablo IV's head start kicking off Thursday evening, the race will be on to see which players are crazy and dedicated enough to...

Diablo Immortal goes all-in on Lilith in honor of Diablo IV

If you can't beat 'em, join 'em, right? That's the strategy for Diablo Immortal, which isn't so much attempting to compete with the imminent...

MMO Business Roundup: SEGA’s layoffs, Diablo Immortal’s fines, and MY.GAMES’ Middle East ambitions

Welcome back to another quick roundup of MMO and MMO-adjacent gaming industry news! SEGA: Sega's issued yet another round of layoffs this week, slashing 121...

Diablo IV posts early access and launch schedule along with new live action trailer

With just a little over a week to go before the forces of hell are overrun by the forces of nerds in Diablo IV,...

World of Warcraft celebrates the Diablo franchise with the Greedy Emissary event

Fans of the Diablo series are likely familiar with the Treasure Goblin that can pop up while delving the maps of the ARPG, but...

The Daily Grind: How many online ARPGs have you played?

I can't imagine why I have ARPGs on the brain right now, but I do. And in fact, I've been enjoying a fair bit...

Diablo Immortal teases new class in July, prepares celebrations for its first year and Diablo IV’s launch in June

Diablo Immortal will be marking its first anniversary on June 2nd, and that naturally means there will be some things to celebrate, including both...

Diablo IV showcases its accessibility options, runs promos involving cathedrals and meat shakes

It's hard to think that a game like Diablo IV needs more promotion, but Blizzard has been absolutely banging that drum for a while...

Blizzard walks back Diablo IV Necronerfs, says it’s ‘really confident’ about a smooth launch

We're almost at the point where we're going to be counting down days rather than weeks or months until Diablo IV's anticipated launch, and...
This is going great.

BlizzCon 2023 has been announced for November 3-4 in Anaheim

Well, here we go. The past couple of years have not featured a celebration of Blizzard as a company because... well, we have a...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 422: Two Lord of the Rings MMOs to rule them all

Justin and Bree discuss Amazon's new LOTR MMO (again), LOTRO's King's Gondor, WoW's Fractured in Time, official WoW Classic hardcore, Diablo IV, FFXIV, and financials for NCsoft, Square, and Pearl Abyss, with adventures in LOTRO, SWTOR, and SWG Legends.