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


Rumor: WoW Dragonflight launch date and Diablo IV pre-purchase event possibly leaked

A purported internal memo at Blizzard is making the rounds on the internet this week thanks to certain specific dates for World of Warcraft's...
Same as it ever was.

Diablo III gets angelic with Season 27 later this month

A new Diablo III season is just a week-and-a-half away, as Blizzard announced that Season 27 will kick off on August 26th. A new celestial...

Destiny 2 outlines mid-season PvE adjustments to several weapons and armor pieces

There's still about a week left in Season 17 of Destiny 2, but that doesn't mean the devs at Bungie are done turning the...

Why I Play: Returning to Diablo III in 2022

I don't know if there's a marketing term for this phenomenon, but Diablo Immortal did an excellent job selling Diablo III. Popular streamers all caught...
You know, it can really be your jong.

World of Warcraft and Diablo III developer Travis Day passes away at 41

It's a sad week at Blizzard Entertainment and Phoenix Labs as both studios mourn the loss of one of its long-time developers. The news...

Footage of Diablo IV’s friends and family alpha test was leaked online

Those who may be disappointed to learn that Diablo IV won't be heading to beta any time soon might be interested in bathing themselves...

Blizzard concludes Diablo III season 27 testing, gives season 26 end date

Diablo III picked up quite a bit of momentum this year with the release of Diablo Immortal's totally un-bodacious monetization: Its gameplay aged better...
Everybody dies.

WoW Factor: Dragonflight, Wrath Classic, and trying to stop the bleeding

So if you somehow missed it, Activision-Blizzard posted its most recent earnings report this week. It was not good for the company as a...

Blizzard is union-busting again, this time targeting the Diablo IV team

It would appear that Blizzard just can't stop trying to fight those pesky workers. QA devs at Blizzard Albany, formerly known as Vicarious Visions...

Blizzard-NetEase financing dispute leads to canceled Warcraft mobile MMO ‘Neptune’

Blizzard has apparently canceled an in-development MMORPG. Bloomberg, which first broke the news, says the game was code-named Neptune and was a "massively multiplayer...

Diablo Immortal vows two-week release cadence starting with Battle Pass Season 3

Blizzard's controversial cross-platform MMO is set to deliver more content on a regular basis to its playerbase: Diablo Immortal's team announced that it will...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 383: New World strikes up the band

On this week’s episode, Bree and Justin talk about New World's summer update, SWTOR's Digging Deeper storyline, Diablo Immortal's unstoppable profit train, speculation on...

Somebody paid-to-win so hard in Diablo Immortal that it wrapped around to pay-to-lose

The industry was generating so many "internet guy spends a fortune on Diablo Immortal" stories there for a while that we stopped even covering...

Activision-Blizzard Q2 2022: More revenue dips for WoW, ABK, and Blizzard in spite of Diablo Immortal

Welcome back to our regular coverage of Activision-Blizzard's quarterly financials. As of this afternoon, we have Q2's results, comprising April, May, and June 2022; let's...

Diablo Immortal made $100 million in revenue in two months

When Diablo Immortal launched, pretty much everyone was united in calling the game out for its absolutely atrocious and exploitative monetization model, which led...

Diablo IV’s beta will be ‘a little bit longer’ yet

If you have been nursing dark and sweet hopes that you might see -- and experience -- Diablo IV's beta test in 2022, then...

Diablo Immortal set to launch July 25 in China after bizarre delay

Back in June when Diablo Immortal launched here in the west, Chinese publisher NetEase surprised everyone by delaying the game's release in China itself,...

Massively Overthinking: Are MMO gamers just frogs in a boiling cookpot?

Longtime MOP reader Miol recently wrote us a long email inspired by a non-MMO stream he'd been watching during which the streamer went off...

Diablo Immortal adds a class change feature, Hero’s Journey endgame activity, and new Helliquary boss

Players of Diablo Immortal have some new content to sink their teeth in to with this week's update, with some events, endgame activities, and...

Diablo IV goes up on PlayStation store, beta access guaranteed with tattoos

Some movement this week in Diablo IV's quarters, as the official PlayStation store page for the upcoming ARPG went live. While the page doesn't...