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Diablo III

Patch 2.6.9 PTR begins May 28!

Our two-week PTR testing period for the 2.6.9 update begins on May 28, and we're asking for your help to quell the tides of surging demons in Patch 2.6.9.
Diablo III
Mar 12

Inside look: Season 20's new sets featuring Rhykker

We sat down with prominent Diablo III community content creator Rhykker to hear his thoughts on the three new class sets that arrived in Diablo III's Patch 2.6.8.
Diablo III
Mar 3

Patch 2.6.8 Now Live

Patch 2.6.8 is now available to play in all regions!
Diablo III
Feb 28

Season 20 Now Live

Season 20 begins March 13, shortly after our next Diablo III patch. Read on to learn more about the brand-new Season buff, three brutally feral new class sets, and a handful of item reworks coming in Patch 2.6.8!
Diablo IV
Feb 26

Diablo IV Quarterly Update—February 2020

Join the Diablo IV team in previewing the content we're hard at work developing! In our first quarterly update, we dig into UI design, PC controller support, couch co-op, and the savage cannibals of the Dry Steppes.
Diablo III
Jan 31

Patch 2.6.8 PTR Has Ended

The two-week PTR testing period for 2.6.8 begins February 6 and we need your help to make Season 20 better than ever!
Diablo III
Jan 28

[D3] Developer Insights: Balancing & Class Set Design

Developer Insights is our blog where we reveal some of the processes and philosophies behind our updates and designs. In this edition, we'll be talking about the nature of balancing Class Sets in Diablo III, as well as our goals for the upcoming 2.6.8 patch and beyond.
Diablo III
Jan 1

The Darkening of Tristram Returns January 3!

Our anniversary event is fast approaching! Prepare to face mysterious cultists and enter a portal into Diablo's past.
Diablo IV
Dec 3

System Design in Diablo IV (Part II)

In Part II of our deep dive into community feedback on system design, David Kim addresses community concerns and team thoughts about itemization.
Diablo III
Nov 20

Patch 2.6.7a Now Live

Below you will find the patch notes for the most recent update for Diablo III, Patch 2.6.7a.
Diablo IV
Nov 19

System Design in Diablo IV (Part I)

Special Update from David Kim, Lead Systems Designer on Diablo IV
Diablo III
Nov 14

Season 19: The Season of Eternal Conflict is Now Live

Season 19 begins November 22, alongside our next Diablo III patch. Read on to learn more about the brand-new Season of Eternal Conflict buff, two divinely inspired new class sets, and a handful of old and new item reworks coming in Patch 2.6.7!
Diablo IV
Nov 13

A Letter from our Game Director – BlizzCon 2019

We're overwhelmed by the response we've seen from our community to Diablo IV at BlizzCon. Our Game Director, Luis Barriga, has a few words he'd like to share.
Diablo III
Nov 12

Patch 2.6.7 Now Live

Below you will find the patch notes for the most recent update for Diablo III, Patch 2.6.7.
Diablo III
Nov 4

BlizzCon Community Round-up

BlizzCon 2019 has come and gone, but not without incredible announcements and unforgettable memories! In case you missed any of the info extravaganza we threw your way, we’ve compiled all the Diablo-oriented highlights right here in one handy guide.
Diablo III
Nov 3

BlizzCon Recap: Day 2

BlizzCon 2019 is officially a wrap! If you need to catch up on Day 2’s Diablo activities, we’ve got you covered.
Diablo IV
Nov 3

Diablo IV Feature Overview

We know you’re all eager to learn as much about Diablo IV as possible, so to get you started, we're taking a comprehensive look over the features and details being shared at BlizzCon 2019!
Diablo III
Nov 2

BlizzCon Recap: Day 1

The sun sets on the first day of BlizzCon 2019 amid cheers, great company, and some truly stunning announcements. If you’re not here with us at the Anaheim Convention Center, here are the Diablo-related highlights from earlier today!
Diablo IV
Nov 1

Diablo IV Unveiled

Diablo IV is the newest incarnation of the genre-defining ARPG players have come to know and love. Take a glimpse into the terror that awaits.
Diablo III
Oct 14

Patch 2.6.7 PTR Has Concluded

The one-week PTR testing period for 2.6.7 begins October 17 and we need your help to make Season 19 better than ever!
Oct 1

Level Up Your BlizzCon® 2019 Home Experience With the Virtual Ticket

Unlock commemorative extras for your favorite Blizzard games and take your BlizzCon viewing to the next level, whether you’re watching at home or on the go.
Diablo III
Aug 24

Season 18: The Season of the Triune Now Live

Season 18 begins August 23, alongside the latest Diablo III patch. Read on to learn more about the all-new Season of the Triune buff, the heap of brand-new Legendary powers, and handful of crafted item reworks in store for Patch 2.6.6!
Diablo III
Aug 20

Patch 2.6.6 is Now Live

Patch 2.6.6 is now live! Check inside for the full patch notes.
Diablo III
Aug 13

Diablo III and Ongoing Support

Whether your personal journey with Diablo III began today or nearly seven years ago upon our launch, we want to give you an update on our ongoing development efforts with the game. Here’s what you can expect going forward from Seasons and patches.
Diablo III
Jul 25

Patch 2.6.6 PTR Has Concluded - 8/1

Summary: Patch 2.6.6 is now available for testing on PTR! Take a look at a slew of new item powers and a brand-new Season of the Triune buff coming to S18.
Diablo III
Jun 6

Diablo Now Available on GOG.COM

Today, players can once again explore the original Blizzard classic as it becomes available exclusively on GOG.COM!
Diablo III
May 24

Legendary: An Ancient & Primal Guide

For those of you who may have taken a break from gathering loot recently, we thought a quick refresher was in order on Legendary, Ancient, and Primal Ancient items.
Diablo III
May 14

Patch 2.6.5 Now Live

Patch 2.6.5 is now live in North America! Check out the full blog post for the comprehensive patch notes.
Diablo III
May 10

Season 17: The Season of Nightmares is Now Live

Season 17 begins May 17, alongside the latest Diablo III patch. Read on to learn more about upcoming legendary item updates, new Torment levels, a slew of quality of life changes, and a nightmarish Seasonal buff!