Diablo has joined the ranks of being one of the most iconic games ever conceived and has since helped develop both a new successful genre and gaming franchise. And now,?Blizzard will be celebrating Diablo’s 20th anniversary with special events in Overwatch, Hearthstone, StarCraft II, Diablo3, and the?World of Warcraft.
Blizzard?s Diablo is set to become 20 years old this coming December 31.?Being such a big iconic flagship Blizzard game and classic, Blizzard is set to honour the much beloved game in all of its current line up.?
Below are the upcoming events set to honor Diablo. The specifics have yet to be revealed but enough details have been leaked to get everyone excited.
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Diablo 3: You?ll be brought back to a classic time of nostalgia with the latest event, The Darkening of Tristram. The original cathedral from Diablo III will be back with a twist. A number of older items from the previous title will also make a comeback.
Overwatch: ?It will be a fight for the future as the battle is brought to Sanctuary. There are in-game sprays representing your favorite Diablo III classes. An added perk? A new player icon modeled after the Lord of Terror!
StarCraft II: Having a Diablo-themed worker portrait is beneficial as you can have the Lord of Terror work for you.
Hearthstone: Mystery awaits you as a hooded stranger possessing a depressing deck in his hands is found in the Tavern Brawl. Will you be the one to solve the secrets that this dark wanderer has?
World of Warcraft: There is nothing stranger than having the denizens of Sanctuary cross over into an unfamiliar world. In this case, Azeroth.
These are all of the confirmed events to celebrate Diablo?s 20th anniversary. But Blizzard isn?t done with just these events, they have also said that more events are will be coming.
In addition, many players (and us) are still speculating that Blizzard is still hiding something up their sleeves for the special occasion such as secret flash event bosses in games such as World of Warcraft .?
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