diablo ii

Someone Turned Starcraft II Into Diablo II

StarCraft II‘s Galaxy Editor is really powerful. We’ve seen FPS mini-games, hockey with Protoss zealots, but things go wild when someone starts to remake Diablo II using it — in HD, no less.


These Diablo 2 Plushies Are A Rare Real-World Drop

While most Diablo 3 players are scrambling for legendary loot on nightmare mode, others are creating their own real-life loot. Enter Arixystix Creations, who posted some images of these custom Diablo 2 plushies just before Christmas.


Diablo III Used To Look More Like An MMORPG

Original design plans for Diablo III involved an MMORPG-like chatroom that would replace the menu-based Battle.net interface, says Diablo co-creator David Brevik. Instead of just scrolling through chatrooms, you’d cross through towns and interact with players by trading and selling items.


Live-Action Diablo Footage... From Suburban America

This old Diablo II commercial, from around the time of the game’s launch in June 2000, is notable for two things. The first is that it’s a rare example of official live-action Diablo.


A Warning From A Reformed Diablo II Scammer

On the eve of the release of Diablo III, I’ve been hearing chatter about the great Diablo series from office colleagues who I didn’t even realise were fans. It turns out, for example, that Greg from finance not only loves Diablo, but he used scam people in it. Today, the man who pays me is reformed (thank goodness!) and wants to warn you about the kind of shady dealings that occur in games like these.


You Can Kill Demons Anywhere You Like, But It'll Never Quite Sound Like Diablo II

College is all about getting exposure to new ideas and experiences. For me, after I made friends with a couple of PC gamers my sophomore year, those experiences began to include countless new games. We routinely played Worms Armageddon or Heroes of Might and Magic III (hot-seat mode on both) until dawn and then kept going through the next day until somebody finally won.


Keep Your World Of Warcraft Account Safe With One Simple Phone Call

Blizzard is offering one more way to keep your World of Warcraft and StarCraft II account safe, this time by making a standard, toll-free phone call to authorize any weird login attempts.


A Decade Of Diablo II

Ten years ago today, Blizzard unleashed a second helping of hell on PC gamers. A decade later we’re still waiting on a sequel. Let’s celebrate ten years of Diablo II, while poking Blizzard to hurry up with the third game.


Blizzard Patches Diablo II, Beta Test It Now

Say what you want about Blizzard’s ability to get Diablo III out the door in a timely fashion. But you can’t knock the developer for its support of older games, especially in light of Diablo II’s new patch.


Former Diablo II Lead Artist Lays Down The L.A.W.

Online game developer Nitrogen has just announced L.A.W., a post-apocalyptic multiplayer online game for adults designed by the lead artist for Diablo II and a “well-known movie director from the Star Wars”.