Diablo Immortal: everything there is to know about Blizzard's mobile RPG

by admin February 28, 2019 at 3:22 pm

Click. Hack. Click. Slash. Click. Loot. Repeat. Welcome, you’re in the world of Diablo now. 

For the uninitiated, Diablo is the world’s premier action RPG series. It’s a game that’s effectively spawned many an imitator, but few have managed to come close to the original’s addictive dungeon-crawling, gear-gathering grind. 

Blizzard, the developers of Diablo, managed to blow away the competition on the PC and finally won over console gamers with Diablo 3: Ultimate Evil Edition. Now they’re setting their sights on your smartphone, with plans to bring the demon-slaying franchise to your palm with Diablo for smartphones, which will be called Diablo Immortal.

But the move from PC to console to smartphone has been a controversial one., and already seems to be dividing the game’s hardcore fanbase. We’re not sure where we stand yet. But we do think that Diablo Immortal could be a genuine antidote to all the horrible Diablo clones that plague mobile game stores, right? 

Well, here’s hoping. Read on for everything we know so far about Blizzard’s much-anticipated Diablo Immortal.

Cut to the chase – Diablo on phones

  • What is it? A mobile, touchscreen-controlled take on the classic Diablo ARPG formula.
  • When can I play it? There’s no set release date yet, but we’re hoping late 2019
  • What can I play it on? Android and iOS devices are the platforms announced so far

Diablo Immortal trailers

Two trailers have been revealed for Diablo Immortal – one a relatively extensive look at gameplay, the other a cinematic focussing on the story. Feast your eyes on both below: