Diablo 2 might be revealed this month at Blizzcon 2021, and launched this yr alongside Diablo Immortal.
Activision-Blizzard might have teased a Diablo 2 remaster throughout its current This autumn earnings report. Whereas the sport wasn’t outright talked about, we did get some clues from firm govt Dennis Durkin:
“So throughout our three largest franchises (Sweet Crush, Name of Obligation, World of Warcraft), we have now nice momentum. After which we have now a number of different issues up our sleeve when it comes to remastered content material that can unveil in the end which ought to present additional alternatives for us this yr.”
A Diablo 2 remaster has been in improvement for some time now. Sources inform Bloomberg that Vicarious Visions has been working the remaster for some time, which displays the business rumblings we have heard over the last few years.
The remaster may launch alongside the Diablo Immortal free-to-play cell recreation in 2021 for a one-two franchise earnings punch. No particulars have been confirmed, however we count on to see the Diablo 2 remaster formally revealed throughout Blizzcon 2021 on February 19-20.
Activision-Blizzard CEO Robert Kotick additionally had this to say in regards to the franchise’s future:
“Along with launching new Diablo content material this yr, our extremely anticipated Diablo IV is on the horizon. As we execute on our Diablo pipeline, we count on the franchise to contribute meaningfully to our attain, engagement and participant funding progress within the coming quarters and years forward.”