Diablo II: Resurrected is now dwell, however it’s sadly affected by on-line stability points. Blizzard has taken the sport’s on-line performance down for upkeep.
Gamers have reported being unable to create new characters or log in to present ones. Points creating and becoming a member of worlds hosted by different gamers are additionally being reported.
To handle sport creation and character points, #D2R will bear unscheduled upkeep at 10am PT. We count on this upkeep to final 30 minutes. Gamers who’re on-line and enjoying ought to logout earlier than the shutdown if potential.
— Blizzard CS – The Americas (@BlizzardCS) September 23, 2021
Blizzard initially indicated the unscheduled upkeep for the sport would final solely 30 minutes, however that has not confirmed to be the case. Upkeep remains to be ongoing, with Blizzard buyer help saying it’s nonetheless engaged on the issues. Whereas on-line performance is proscribed in the meanwhile, gamers can nonetheless create and play new characters within the sport’s offline mode.
Whereas offline play is an choice, it must be famous that characters created for offline play can not later be transformed into on-line characters. In the event you’re trying to play with pals, it is perhaps price ready for the problems to be resolved.
Diablo II: Resurrected brings Blizzard’s action-RPG traditional into the fashionable age with up to date visuals and small quality-of-life enhancements, whereas protecting the sport’s authentic gameplay intact. Some options included within the authentic Diablo II, like TCP/IP help, should not included in Diablo II: Resurrected. At this time’s launch additionally sees the sport ported to consoles for the primary time.
Diablo II: Resurrected is the corporate’s first sport to launch following an explosive state of California lawsuit accusing Activision Blizzard of fostering a “frat boy” tradition of harassment and discrimination towards girls. The lawsuit’s allegations led to the departure of quite a few Blizzard veterans, together with former Diablo IV sport director Luis Barriga.
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