Publisher Blizzard Entertainment and developer Vicarious Visions announce Diablo II: Resurrected for Sony PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, Sony PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC (Battle.net) at BlizzConline 2021. year 2021 with cross development on all platforms.
Diablo II: Resurrected includes a remake of Diablo II and the expansion pack "Lord of Destruction". Players will be able to quickly switch between the game's new graphics and the original graphics at the touch of a button.
Here is an overview of the game, via Blizzard Entertainment:
Diablo II: Resurrected is a complete remake of Diablo II and the expansion pack "Lord of Destruction".
Diablo II was hailed by Time magazine as "arguably the best role-playing game of all time, the best dungeon crawler of all time, and the best PC game of all time." Diablo II: Resurrected welcomes veteran heroes back and invites a new generation of players to experience the game's sinful dark storyline, thrilling plunder chase and hack-and-slash gameplay with visuals Take advantage of the latest gaming hardware.
Diablo II: Resurrected classic focus based on 2D sprite and bring it to the present with complete 3D physics rendering, dynamic lighting, improved animations and beautiful effects - all beautifully delivered in resolutions up to 4K. All 27 minutes of the game's classic trailers, documenting the journey of the mysterious Dark Wanderer, are being remade from scratch. The Sanctuary's ghostly sounds and its memorable soundtrack have also been revived to support Dolby 7.1 surround sound. By upgrading the game's audio and visual capabilities, Diablo II: Resurrected will showcase the depth of gameplay and outstanding design that continue to entertain players around the world to this day.
For those who prefer a more retro experience, players will be able to freely switch between modern graphics and the original experience at any time with the touch of a button. While Diablo II: Resurrected may look like a whole new game, Diablo II's signature system and gameplay remain completely intact, quirks and all, with some additions on quality of life is in high demand, such as shared warehouses.
Diablo II: Resurrected features seven highly customizable character classes for players to choose from - Amazon, Barbarian, Necromancer, Paladin and Sorceress from the original game, as well as Assassin and Druid from the "Lord of Destruction" expansion. Players will be able to turn each character their own by choosing skills and building talent, crafting and selling items, collecting complete equipment sets, buying unique weapons and armor, assembling Rune Word combination, ...
Diablo II: Resurrected is an all adventure pack. It will send players to Sanctuary's dead world, where they will face Diablo, the Lord of Terror and the forces of Hell through all 4 Acts of the original Diablo II campaign. They will meet beloved mentor and scholar Deckard Cain, fight alongside Archangel Tyrael and encounter other divine figures who have become an indelible part of the game's history. This release also includes all the content from the "Lord of Destruction" expansion, with the journey continuing into Act V, where the player will brave the dangers of Mount Arreat before confronting Baal, Lord of destruction with the same name.
Trailer introduce Diablo II: Resurrected: