Release Date - 03/09/2013*
A game twelve years in the making, Diablo III returns you to the intense world of Sanctuary, and the hack-and-slash role-playing action the series is famed for.
Diablo III boasts a wealth of new features that will satisfy newcomers and Diablo veterans alike. Five new character classes face off against devilish new beasts and bad guys, and the 3D graphics engine creates the most expansive locations in the series, randomly generating them to really keep you on your toes.
Add to that new resource-management, Crafting, Skill Runes and more, Diablo III is a sequel that will live up to more than a decade's expectations. It may have been a long wait for PC gamers, but it's arrival made it the fastest-selling PC game of all time in the process.
And now, console gamers can join the fray on the world of Sanctuary. Diablo III for consoles will still offer the same great gameplay as well as four-player local co-op and a brand new interface to adapt it from keyboard and mouse to using your controller.
Join the never-ending war and order Diablo III today!
* PS4 Release Date TBC
* PC Release Date 15/05/12
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls
Release Date: 25/03/14
The first expansion for Diablo III arrives on PC. Reaper of Souls sees a new enemy arise in the form of Malthael, the Angel of Death, manifesting on the mortal plane on a quest to steal the Black Soulstone and unleash the Prime Evil that it holds.
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls introduces the new Crusader Class, an unbreakable new hero with gleaming weapons and heavy damage, and a host of deadly new enemies to face in Act V of the Diablo III story. New gameplay modes include Adventure Mode, Bounties and Nephalem Rifts, joined by an improved Loot System complete with Smart Drops and a wealth of new items to acquire.
The Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Collector's Edition boasts the ultimate Act V experience, complete with exclusive in-game items, soundtrack CD, artbook and more must-have memorabilia.
Can you defeat death? Order Diablo III: Reaper of Souls today!
Patch 2.0.1 Details
On 25th February 2014, a patch is coming to the PC version of Diablo III offering a host of new features and improvements, including:
• New Clans and Communities - for greater social connectivity within the game
• New Cursed Chest Events - offering new challenges to face before looting
• Loot and Itemisation Updates - various tweaks to improve the item hunt
• Paragon Updates - for increased diversity and character customisation
• Class Updates - significant revisions made to every class
• Crafting Updates - various changes to simplify recipes and improve stats for crafted items
• Difficulty Updates - Normal, Nightmare, Hell, and Inferno have been replaced with "dynamic difficulty"
• Monster Updates - new affixes for elite and champion monsters, and adjusted monster density
Diablo 3 on console is a visceral and satisfying action RPG in a lavish package that's amazingly complete and customisable. If you have a co-op partner, it's an essential purchase! read more
What makes Reaper of Souls worthwhile is the fact that it is as much a Diablo III reboot as it is an expansion. Dungeon crawling is thrilling again with the renewed emphasis on loot, and regions like Westmarch bring back that old, dark feel from Diablo 2. Death has given Diablo its soul back. GAME's Verdict: 9/10. read more