Today, at BlizzConline, Blizzard Entertainment announced Diablo II: Resurrected, the definitive remastering of the classic Diablo II and the Diablo II: Lord of Destruction expansion.
Scheduled for release this year on PS4, PS5, PC, Xbox Series, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, Diablo II: Resurrected recovers that timeless chapter of the Diablo saga for veteran Sanctuary heroes and new players, with modern audio and graphics that make the most of today’s hardware resources.
Overview via the official website:
Diablo II: Resurrected is a remastered version of the quintessential action RPG Diablo II. Pursue the mysterious Dark Wanderer and fight the denizens of hell as you uncover the fate of the Prime Evils Diablo, Mephisto, and Baal, now in up to 4K (2160p) resolution on PC. Diablo II Resurrected features:
- Remastered graphics—monsters, heroes, items, spells, all resurrected.
- An epic story told through five distinct acts.
- Classic gameplay—the same Diablo II you know and love, preserved.
- Updated Battle.net support.
- Planned support for cross-progression—take your progress wherever you play.
- … and much more!
Diablo II: Resurrected includes all Diablo II content and its epic expansion Diablo II: Lord of Destruction. Battle your way through icy caverns, horrific tombs filled with undead abominations, and frozen wastelands to the frigid summit of Mount Arreat and stop Baal, the Lord of Destruction. Raise hell with two Lord of Destruction playable classes—the cunning Assassin, master of traps and shadow disciplines, and the savage Druid, a bold shapeshifter and summoner who commands primal elemental magic.
Pre-register for a chance to take part in the technical alpha: https://diablo2.blizzard.com/