Diablo 2 Resurrected will probably be a devoted remaster of Diablo 2 and its growth, Lord of Destruction. Blizzard introduced Resurrected within the closing moments of its BlizzConline opening ceremony on Friday.
Blizzard will launch Diablo 2 Resurrected on Nintendo Swap, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Home windows PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Sequence X later this yr. A “technical alpha” for PC coming quickly.
Diablo 2 Resurrected takes Diablo 2’s 2D sprites and paints over them with totally 3D-rendered fashions. The sport’s new graphics can show in as much as 4K decision, however gamers can even toggle again to the unique “nostalgic” graphics by urgent a button. Blizzard additionally guarantees 7.1 Dolby Encompass assist and 27 minutes of remastered cutscenes for Resurrected.
All seven courses and the sport’s roster of memorable bosses will return. Blizzard didn’t change any of the sport’s itemization or stability, which means Diablo 2 ought to really feel as replayable because it did 20 years in the past — albeit with a brand new coat of paint and a way more secure web at your fingertips.
Blizzard will dive deeper into Diablo 2 Resurrected’s new options over the course of BlizzConline.
Diablo 2 Resurrected options cross-progression for saves and can run gamers $39.99 later this yr.