The past three games of Diablo has been a smashing hit. so, it looks like we are getting another addictive game. Blizzard Entertainment officially announced Diablo IV in BlizzCon, Nov’19. The last in the series Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls came way back in 2012.
However, fans have high expectations from the upcoming game. So they are not forcing Blizzard to rush into things. Let us see what we know about the launch date, gameplay, and narrative of Diablo IV.
Release Date Of Diablo IV
The official announcement came in November. Since then, Blizzard has been feeding us with sneak peeks into the game. The fans received updates including previews till late February. Well, with the preview and gameplay, don’t expect it to launch anytime soon. But, let us stay optimistic.
Director of the game, Luis Barriga, was asked about the launch date. To which sj=he replied that the scope for games like Diablo is quite wide. Thus, they take time to develop. But no worries, they will be releasing the game soon. Now, soon here can mean anything from weeks to years as per Blizzard dictionary.
Along with the official statement about the launch, came a trailer. The trailer did help us to get to know about the world-building and storyline. It was named “By Three They Come”. The cinematic preview depicted how the years have gone by since the end of Diablo III. The Powers of Heavens and Hells have slaughtered thousands of people. Lilith is back in the world.
Gameplay Preview Of Diablo IV
Well, the trailer wasn’t actually what real gamers needed. The cinematic preview was sort of a world-building tactic. However, it didn’t introduce the players to the gameplay. But he historic review of gameplay is available. Though, it will be different from the original display as it is prepared years ahead. Still, we are aware that five playable classes are going to launch. Three of which are are Druid, Barbarian, and Sorceress. However, two are still under wraps. Fans were quick to notice that the game lacked Dexterity class. Diablo IV world is much larger and involves a lot of travel and adventure. Moreover, it includes solo and multiplayer fighting sequences. Also, two cutscenes are available to prevent the immersion of players.
Thats all for now. We will keep you updated with all the latest updates about Diablo IV.