Diablo IV Launch Sets New Record as Blizzard Entertainment’s Fastest-Selling Game

Blizzard Entertainment’s highly anticipated instalment, Diablo IV, has arrived, marking the fastest-selling game in the company’s history. With record-breaking pre-launch unit sales on console and PC, Diablo IV has already accumulated an astonishing 93 million hours of gameplay within just four days of early access. This extraordinary achievement has surpassed all expectations, propelling the Diablo franchise to new heights.

Diablo IV offers cross-platform play and cross-progression, enabling players on Windows PC, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, and PlayStation 4 to embark on epic adventures together. The game features up to four-player co-op, including couch co-op on consoles, fostering a truly immersive multiplayer experience.

Rod Fergusson, general manager of Diablo, expressed immense pride in the Diablo IV team, emphasizing the game’s rich storytelling and unparalleled character customization. The years of development and support from millions of players worldwide have culminated in the release of this dark and captivating instalment. Fergusson hailed Lilith, the Blessed Mother, as players embrace the myriad choices presented to them, from personal character customization to battling horrifying demons and collecting legendary loot.

Mike Ybarra, President of Blizzard Entertainment, shared the company’s vision of crafting legendary experiences for players to share. Diablo IV showcases the exceptional talent of Blizzard’s development teams, offering highly customizable gameplay, captivating storytelling, and a vast world to explore. Whether a seasoned veteran or a newcomer to the series, players worldwide are invited to partake in the global launch of Diablo IV.

Set 50 years after the events of Diablo III: Reaper of Souls, Diablo IV immerses players in a realm infested with horrific creatures following the summoning of Lilith, the Daughter of Hatred. The game’s overworld is expansive and diverse, allowing players to choose from five distinct classes: shapeshifting Druids, agile Rogues, elemental Sorcerers, brutal Barbarians, and ritualistic Necromancers. With over 120 dungeons, dozens of side-quests, World Bosses, and Strongholds, players have the freedom to forge their path through Sanctuary’s dark corners.

Diablo IV also promises robust end-game activities, including the challenging Helltide and Nightmare Dungeons. Players can further enhance their power through an updated Paragon Board system and engage in PvP battles in the Fields of Hatred. Regular releases of Seasons and expansions will provide ongoing excitement, introducing new gameplay features, quests, characters, challenges, and legendary loot.

Diablo IV offers digital purchase editions with enticing bonuses. The Standard edition ($69.99) includes exclusive items for Diablo III, World of Warcraft, and Diablo Immortal. The Deluxe edition ($89.99) extends the offerings with a Premium Seasonal Battle Pass Unlock, additional mounts, and cosmetics. The Ultimate edition ($99.99) adds further perks, including an Accelerated Seasonal Battle Pass Unlock and an exclusive Wings of the Creator Emote. To Buy now click here.