The Blizzard developers have published a guide for the release of Diablo 2 Resurrected on their website. Below we have summarized the most important findings:
Who bought Diablo 2 Resurrected, can already download and install the game – on all platforms (PC, Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, Playstation 5, Playstation 4 and Nintendo Switch)
Diablo II: RESURRECTED is only digitally available, there are no physical versions of the game.
All buyers can play Diablo II: Resurrected on September 23 from 17:00.
The ranking of Diablo II: Resurrected is only implemented after the launch of D2R.
Anyone who wants to use the multiplayer functions on an Xbox console requires Xbox Live Gold. A PlayStation Plus subsidist is needed on the Sony consoles.
You can also use your Diablo 2 memory levels in Diablo 2 Resurrected, but only as offline memory. Who wants to use the online functions, must create a new online character.
So installed your Diablo II: Resurrected
Download the Battle.net Desktop App, install them (if you did not already do that) and starts them. Register to you to create a free Battle.net account, or log in with an existing account.
Opens your Battle.net app and allows you to download outstanding updates (that should automatically happen when updates are available).
Selects Games > diablo II: resurrected and click on Install . Once the installation is complete, you just have to click on Play to start the game.
for Xbox Series X | S & Xbox One:
Turns your console and log in to your Xbox live account.
If the instant-on mode is enabled, your download from DIBOLO II: resurrected should start automatically. If the instant-on mode is deactivated, you must call Xbox Live s start screen and select My Games and Apps .
In the Games tab, look for diablo II: Resurrected and select Install .
As soon as the installation is complete, you only need to select the symbol of DIBOLO II: RESURRECTED and press Start to start the game.
for PlayStation 5 & PlayStation 4:
Turns your console and log in with your preferred account.
If automatic download is enabled, your download from DIBOLO II: resurrected should start automatically. If automatic download is deactivated, you have to call up your play library and select Search in the top menu.
Then enter diablo II: resurrected in the search box.
Selects DIBOLO II: RESURRECTED from the search results and then Download .
As soon as the installation is complete, you only need to select the symbol of DIBOLO II: RESURRECTED and press X to start the game.
for Nintendo Switch:
Turns your console when you received your code and log in to your profile.
Opens the Nintendo eShop and select Enter Code .
Enter your code and press OK .
After that, a confirmation prompt appears. Selects Redeem here.
The download of diablo II: resurrected should start automatically.
As soon as the installation is complete, you only need to select the symbol of DIABLO II: resurrected to start the game.
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