March 20, 2019

Blizzard announces Warcraft 3: Reforged remaster at BlizzCon 2018

04 November 2018, 08:13 | Cameron Gross

Image via Blizzard Entertainment

Image via Blizzard Entertainment

When Blizzard finally revealed the long-rumored remaster with Warcraft III: Reforged, fans of the classic strategy game rejoiced but what makes this even cooler is how much the actual community was involved with the process. "Leading the invasion of Sanctuary is the demon known as Skarn, Herald of Terror - Diablo's most powerful lieutenant - who now rallies a new demonic army", according to Blizzard.

As for mobile gameplay, Blizzard says it developed the touchscreen experience to "feel completely natural", including directional controls, simple skill activation, and a native UI. It has 400 likes and nearly 10,000 dislikes. Well, Blizzard announced Diablo Immortal for mobile and everyone got pi**ed off. Well, either that, or some absolutely top notch trolling.

It will also feature new locations, such as the Shassar Sea and will feature an impressive nine outdoor zones that are all accessible to gamers. Diablo Immortal will pit players against Diablo's older brother Bael as they journey across various locales, including the classic Frozen Tundra and the new jungle island Bilefen.

Charles Singletary Jr keeps the updates flowing as the News Editor, breaking stories while investigating the biggest topics in gaming and technology.

Diablo started out as a PC game, but Diablo III (originally released in 2012) has made its way onto the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and now Nintendo Switch. The trailers also confirm that Diablo Immortal is a joint development project between Blizzard and NetEase.

The events of Diablo Immortal are set after the events of Diablo 2: Lord of Destruction and before Diablo 3.

Announced today at BlizzCon 2018, the game is a massively multiplayer online action-RPG and coming to both Android and iOS devices, and was.

Right now, all we know is that Diablo Immortals is coming soon.

Pre-registration links are already live at Google Play, and the game's listing confirms the game's inclusion of six familiar-sounding character classes (Barbarian, Crusader, Demon Hunter, Monk, Necromancer, and Wizard) who can join forces in online co-op dungeon-crawling.

Other News

Trending Now

Woman in wreck saved after six days alone in Arizona desert
After a few days, the woman crawled out of the vehicle and walked towards some nearby railroad tracks to try to find help. An Arizona Department of Transportation crew found the woman on October 18.

Trump, Xi upbeat on ending trade war
They also agreed to meet on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit meeting in Buenos Aires, Argentina, at the end of the month. For its part, Beijing has imposed tariffs on $110bn worth of United States goods.

RIP Kepler Space Telescope - Out of fuel and out of time
NASA's most prolific planet-hunter is powering down after almost a decade of revealing the diversity of our galaxy's planets. Both missions, with their vastly distinct data sets, have given scientists here on Earth a lot to think about.

Google workers stage global walkouts over sex misconduct
Google employee Coleen Elliot addresses the crowd Thursday during the Boulder Google Campus "Walkout For Real Change". Walkouts began at 11:10 Tokyo, and continue at the same local time in other offices around the globe.

Crude futures fall as traders get in position for inventory build-up
Investors are concerned about the prospects for oil supply when new US sanctions are implemented against Iran on Monday. While the United States oil production has certainly increased in recent years, the demand has also been increasing.

Derrick Lewis Says Prison, Rough Past Led To UFC Stardom
I like showing them there's a place they can go to in a fight that's so uncomfortable they won't truly push themselves anymore. But with UFC desperate for a worthy main event, Cormier was offered a payday he could not refuse.

Expert Eye swoops in late for Breeders' Cup Mile win
The John Gosden-trained Enable is the first Arc victor to have success at the Breeders' Cup meeting in the same season. Cloud Computing, of course, surged late and beat Classic Empire in one of the most thrilling Triple Crown races ever.

Khashoggi murderers left Turkey over Saudi King’s phone call: Opposition party leader
Erdogan said there was more to Khashoggi's death than just action by "a group of security officials", he said. Khashoggi's family have denounced any suggestion the journalist participated in Brotherhood activities.

Aamir Khan gives Shah Rukh Khan's Zero a big thumbs up
Shah Rukh, who has played the romantic hero, the villain and many diverse roles, has been one to love technology. Dressed in striped shorts and vest, SRK can be seen wearing a garland of currency notes on the new poster.

New world number one Novak Djokovic sets personal record at Paris Masters
After winning at Wimbledon , the Serb became the champion of the US Open and won the Masters in Cincinnati and Shanghai. Cilic booked a meeting with Djokovic after defeating Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets.