To be clear right off the bat, this is just a post of speculation.
Druids were first introduced as a playable class in Diablo 2, and they were an immediate player favorite. But they never showed up in Diablo 3, despite the suggestion that they might be added in a hero pack like the Necromancer. But now Druids are making their triumphant return in Diablo 4.
I started thinking about this when Liz Harper first mentioned wanting to see Amazons in Diablo 4 because she hadn't seen that particular archetype combining ranged and melee play in Diablo 3.
Images of Diablo 3 from Blizzard North’s original development show a much darker game — but that doesn’t mean it would’ve been better
If Blizzard North, the original developers of the Diablo series, had completed their version of Diablo 3, it would have been a different game.
There is no Cow Level.
So, if you guys all remember 2018 — sometimes I feel like it's been a thousand years since 2018 — Blizzard announced Diablo Immortal at BlizzCon and people who had expected a Diablo 4 announcement instead got...
Would the Diablo Barbarian work in World of Warcraft?
Both Diablo 2 and Diablo 3 had some form of follower characters in the gameplay.
Amazons pose a very interesting challenge when it comes to Diablo -- or heck, any sort of mythos, really.
Whenever I hear rumors about a Diablo 2 remaster — much less the idea that Blizzard has been hiding it from us and plans to release it late this year — I think about the disastrous path that led to making the game, and how the people who made the game don't think a remaster will ever happen.