Diablo 4

Diablo 4


PlayStation 5


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Our Review: 9/10

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  • Poll Are You Playing Diablo 4?

    Hot stuff

    Continuing the insanity that is June's release schedule, Diablo 4 is out now on PS5 and PS4. The loot-heavy action RPG had been in development at Blizzard for what felt like an eternity at times, but it's finally here, and by most accounts, it's very, very good. Want proof? Well, we gave it an 'excellent' 9/10 in our Diablo 4 PS5 review...

  • News Yes, Diablo 4 Is Blizzard's Fastest Selling Game of All Time

    Well, there it is

    Looks like success is contagious, and the industry is having a humdinger of a year. Hot on the heels of Street Fighter 6’s humongous launch, Blizzard has now confirmed that Diablo 4 is its biggest launch ever. The organisation –

  • News Diablo 4's Barely Out on PS5, PS4 But Of Course Someone's Reached Level 100 on Hardcore

    An inspiration to Barbarians everywhere

    Diablo 4 isn't even officially out yet, and already someone has picked up the gauntlet thrown down by developer Blizzard and slapped the world with it. The company, in their hubris, declared that the first 1000 players to reach level 100 on Hardcore mode (permadeath) would have their names immortalised, carved...

  • News Two Diablo 4 Expansions Are Already in the Works at Blizzard

    First one is pretty much done

    Blizzard is pitching Diablo 4 as something you'll still be playing years into the future if it gets its hooks into you, and that will be thanks to a plethora of post-launch support. Alongside free content updates, the developer is currently producing two expansions, as confirmed by general manager Rod Fergusson. In a...

  • Guide Diablo 4: What World Tier Should You Choose?

    Game difficulty explained

    Are you wondering what World Tier should you choose in Diablo 4? Essentially one and the same, World Tiers divide the Diablo experience into different difficulties, allowing newer players a smoother onboarding experience and veterans a way to earn better gear and more gold, provided they're up to the challenge. On this...

  • Guide Diablo 4: What Main Quest Act Should You Choose First?

    The three main quest Acts explained

    Wondering what Main Quest Act should you choose first in Diablo 4? Set in the sprawling and war-torn world of Sanctuary, players are free to venture in any direction they like upon completing a short introductory tutorial. But to keep you on track, we'll point you in the right direction and give you the general...

  • Guide Diablo 4: Best Classes for Beginners

    What starting Class should you choose?

    Want to know what the best classes for beginners are in Diablo 4? Your choice of character is the biggest you'll make, determining how you'll play over the course of dozens (or hundreds) of hours. It's quite rude, then, that you're asked to make this decision right out of the gate. On this page, as part of our...

  • Guide Diablo 4: Best Necromancer Builds and Skills

    Power over life and death

    Wondering what the best Necromancer builds are in Diablo 4? Regardless of which class you choose, Diablo 4 is a deep, complex game with countless build options open to players, so much so that it can be overwhelming at times. On this page, as part of our Diablo 4 guide, we'll provide a framework that's both powerful and...

  • Guide Diablo 4 Guide: Your Ultimate Beginner's Resource

    Help for getting started with Diablo 4

    Diablo 4 is the latest entry in Blizzard's long-running action RPG franchise, and it's just as addictive as previous entries in the series. With deep, meaningful character customisation, endlessly exciting combat, and a compelling narrative that drives the player forward, it's a fantastic adventure but one...

  • News Diablo 4 PS5, PS4 Early Launch Faces Invalid License Issues

    Blizzard is investigating

    It was never going to be as smooth and problem-free as Blizzard wanted it to be, was it? Diablo 4 is available to play now on PS5, PS4 via the four days of early access granted by the Ultimate Edition, and many users are encountering an error to do with license issues. This is preventing them from playing the game, but it...

  • Guide Diablo 4: Battle Pass Explained and How to Progress It Quickly

    All your questions answered

    Want to know more about Diablo 4's Battle Pass and how to progress it quickly? While an action RPG in form, Diablo 4 comes with all the trappings of modern service games, like Call of Duty or Fortnite. That means new content will drop regularly, and players that wish to purchase a seasonal Battle Pass can get even more...

  • Guide Diablo 4: How to Reset Skill Points

    Skill point reset requirements

    Stuck wondering how to reset skill points in Diablo 4? Worry not, wanderer, because if you aren't happy with your current skill allocation, regardless of which Class you choose to play, we're here to guide you back to the light. As part of our ongoing crusade to make your experience optimal, as part of our Diablo 4...

  • Guide Diablo 4: How to Upgrade Healing Potions

    All Healing Potion upgrades

    Looking for how to upgrade Healing Potions in Diablo 4? The primary method of restoring health for every Class in the game is through the use of Healing Potions, restorative consumables that can (and must) be upgraded in line with the ever-increasing difficulty curve. On this page, as part of our Diablo 4 guide, we'll...

  • Guide Diablo 4: How to Unlock Mounts

    When do you unlock Mounts?

    Wondering how to unlock mounts in Diablo 4? With a mighty steed between your knees, traversing the vast open world of Sanctuary is a breeze. Right up front (out of fervent respect for your time), know that unlocking mounts is not available until you complete the first three Acts of the game, despite the fact it teases you...

  • Guide Diablo 4 Tips and Tricks: 9 Things I Wish I Knew Before Playing

    Arm yourself with knowledge

    Looking for some Diablo 4 tips and tricks for beginners? The series is known to be challenging, especially for newcomers to the series. Below, as part of our ongoing Diablo 4 guide, we'll give you a list of our hottest tips and tricks you need to know before you start playing. Diablo 4 Tips and Tricks: 9 Things I Wish...

  • Guide Diablo 4: Early Access Explained and How to Start Playing Early

    How to start playing Diablo 4 early

    Looking for an explainer on Early Access and how to start playing Diablo 4 early? Whether you want to steal a march on the forces of darkness or just want to beat those launch day crowds, you've come to the right place. On this page, as part of our Diablo 4 guide, we'll explain Early Access and how to start...


  • Poll Which PS5 Blockbuster Will You Be Playing in June?

    The holy trinity

    Six months in, and 2023 has been great for games. But ever since the start of the year, we've been sitting here looking at the June release schedule and sweating. This is the month that includes Street Fighter 6, Diablo 4, an Final Fantasy XVI — in that order. These are three of the most anticipated PS5 titles to date (and...

  • News Diablo 4 Dev Promises Servers Will Survive Launch Day Surge

    Prepped and ready

    With the demonic onset of Diablo 4 almost upon us, it doesn't take an apocalyptic prophet of the end times to predict the awesome action RPG is going to be massive. Understandably, fans are concerned about whether servers will be up to the inevitable strain come launch day, a fear which has been allayed previously. Nevertheless,...

  • News The Number of the Beast Is All Over Diablo 4's Trophy List

    Kill 666 of all enemy types

    Even the Diablo 4 Trophy list is embracing the game's setting of Hell with digital trinkets that will have you killing beasts down under 666 times. In order to unlock the Platinum Trophy, you'll need to earn 25 other gongs, and five of them are all about fending off the legions of Hell. Five Bronze Trophies will ask you...

  • News Want to Be Immortalised in Diablo 4? Just Hit Level 100 on Hardcore Before Virtually Anyone Else

    Your fell deeds, wrought in stone

    The appointed time is almost upon us, with the infernal launch of Diablo 4 mere days away (less for those that purchased the Ultimate Edition of the game). To tempt its adherents still further into selling their souls, Blizzard has announced the ultimate reward for the most devoted of players: The names of the first...

  • News Gory Diablo 4 Story Trailer Will Have You Hyped as Hell

    By three, they come

    The wait for Diablo 4 has been an infernal one, but worry not, weary wanderer. The appointed time draws ever closer. We know because we just got this hype-as-heck story launch trailer, despite the game not actually launching until 6th June (2nd June for purchasers of the Ultimate Edition). To be clear, this is the story trailer...

  • News Deliciously Evil Diablo 4 Gameplay Is Worth Selling Your Soul For

    Violent delights

    Rejoice, fellow denizens of Hell; we are officially in the home stretch now. Diablo 4 might not be out until 6th June (with access four days earlier for Ultimate Edition owners), but we got this bumpin' Billie Eilish-led gameplay trailer to hold us over in the meantime. A fresh Diablo game is such a tantalising prospect, and this...

  • News Blizzard Is 'Really Confident' Diablo 4 Won't Break on Launch Day

    The Server Slam did its job

    Diablo 4 developer Blizzard has said it expects a smooth PS5, PS4 launch next month thanks to the betas and series of server stress tests it's conducted over recent months. Speaking with Eurogamer, it's revealed the team has been doing internal tests with millions of bot accounts for over a year now, and has learned a lot...

  • News Diablo 4's Story Explained in New Lore-Heavy Video

    Heaven or Hell

    The Diablo franchise isn't typically known for its storytelling, but there is some cool lore behind all of the demon-slaying action. And with Diablo 4 just a few weeks away from its full release on the 6th June, Blizzard is on hand to explain just what the hell's going on in its latest dark fantasy adventure. Set roughly 50 years...

  • News Last Chance to Play Diablo 4 Before Release Is Right Now on PS5, PS4

    The Server Slam is live

    If you want to play Diablo 4 one last time before its release on the 6th June, this is your last chance. The so-called Server Slam — which is basically an open beta — is now live on PS5 and PS4. All you need to do is download the client from the PlayStation Store. The Server Slam includes the whole first act of Diablo 4,...

  • News Diablo 4 Dev Reconfirms Cosmetic-Only Microtransactions

    Live service stuff detailed

    Diablo 4 developer Blizzard has spilled a few more beans on the game's live service elements. With the action RPG set to launch on PS5 and PS4 in just under a month, it makes sense for the studio to clarify how things will work once we're in the post-launch period. First up: Blizzard has reiterated that microtransactions...

  • News Diablo 4's Live Service Stuff Will Be Detailed Next Week

    Seasons, battle pass...

    Like it or not, Diablo 4 is set to be a long-term project for Blizzard, through the magic of a live service model. That's not to say the action RPG's going to launch unfinished or anything — the campaign's supposed to be a good 35 hours long, for example — but the intention is to keep adding and refreshing things as the...


  • News Diablo 4's Max Level Will Take Most Players 150 Hours to Hit

    The big 100

    Trying to determine the length of a game like Diablo 4 seems like a pretty pointless endeavour, since players can technically grind for all eternity. But if you're desperate for a number, then associate game director Joseph Piepiora has your back. When asked about how long it'll take to reach the game's level cap of 100, Piepiora says...

  • News Diablo 4 Opens to Everyone in May for One Last Pre-Release Run

    The Server Slam

    After a bout of teasing on social media, Blizzard has confirmed that Diablo 4 will return for one more networking test ahead of its full release in June. From Friday the 12th May to Sunday the 14th May, the game will be open to everyone, and will feature the same content as the previous beta weekends. The big gameplay adjustments...

  • News Diablo 4 Will Lack an Essential Feature from Past Entries

    Time to get your eyes tested

    Diablo 4's release date is fast approaching, with the apocalyptic action RPG springing forth on PS5 and PS4 on 6th June. It's officially gone gold (yay), but the Tweet announcing that fact was something of a double-edged sword, as Rod Ferguson, the dark lord of the Diablo franchise, popped into the replies to confirm a...

  • News Diablo 4 Goes Gold Ahead of June Release Date

    Hell-o there

    Blizzard has confirmed that Diablo 4 has gone gold, meaning that the game's ready to ship ahead of its 6th June release date on PS5 and PS4. A few months back, there were actually some (unsubstantiated) whispers that the action RPG would be delayed to later in the year, but the date has stuck. This is all following on from immensely...

  • News Diablo 4 Is Changing a Lot Based on Beta Feedback, Full List Revealed

    Blizzard posts details

    As promised, Blizzard has released a long list of changes coming to Diablo 4 when the game launches on the 6th June. These adjustments — some of which are quite significant — are based on player feedback from the closed and open beta tests that happened last month. The developer stressed that it was going to take any and...

  • News Diablo 4's Seasonal Battle Passes Will Take 'Roughly 80 Hours' to Work Through

    Putting in overtime

    Diablo 4 has become something of a mid-year milestone we really can't wait to reach, thanks largely to positive preview coverage and the implementation of some fresh ideas. Also, it's a new Diablo game! In an interview

  • News Diablo 4's Campaign Can Be Skipped Once It's Completed

    Additional characters can ignore the story

    Over the last few weeks, we've seen some Diablo fans wondering how having multiple characters will work in Diablo 4. Because there's no story-skipping Adventure Mode (as there is in Diablo 3), does every character you make have to slog through the game's main story? We were asking this same question prior...

  • Preview Diablo 4's Endgame Has So Much Potential

    Variety is the spice of life

    A couple of weeks back, we got to sit down with Diablo 4 developers as they talked us through the title's robust endgame design. The roundtable touched on just about everything that you can expect from the action RPG once you've completed the main campaign — and we must admit, we came away from the discussion fairly...

  • News Diablo 4 Global Unlock Times Revealed, Go Ahead and Get That Leave Approved

    Holiday in June

    Diablo 4 is shaping up to be both an excellent video game and a massive time-sink, a dangerous combination indeed. Blizzard president Mike Ybarra has revealed the global unlock times for the highly anticipated action RPG with plenty of advance warning, so you can book some well-deserved time off work that just so happens to coincide...

  • News Diablo 4 Details Its Many Endgame Activities

    Forged in fire

    Blizzard has spilled the beans on how Diablo 4 will (hopefully) keep you playing well beyond the end of the main campaign. And to be honest, it all sounds very promising. Once you've slaughtered your way through the game's story, a bunch of activities are unlocked so that you can continue to develop your character(s). Here's a quick...


  • News Diablo 4 Releases Some Mind-Blowing Beta Stats

    Bloody hell

    Surprise! The Diablo 4 beta ended up being very, very popular. The action RPG opened its gates to players who had pre-ordered last-last weekend, and the open beta was available to everyone the weekend after. Blizzard has gone ahead and released a bunch of beta-based stats, and we're looking at some pretty crazy numbers here. For...

  • News Diablo 4 Changes Based on Beta Feedback Will Be Announced Soon

    Well ahead of June's launch

    The recent Diablo 4 beta will have given developer Blizzard a lot to think about. During the testing period — which covered the last two weekends — players were encouraged to share any and all feedback with the team. Given that the beta was rather robust in terms of content, it's fair to assume that Blizzard will be...

  • Preview Diablo 4's PS5 Beta Was Impressive, But It's Raised Some Concerns

    Heaven and hell

    The Diablo 4 closed and open betas have run their course, and we must admit, we're fairly impressed. Boasting a sizable amount of content alongside a level cap of 25, the beta provided the perfect opportunity to see how Blizzard's upcoming action RPG is coming together. For the sake of clarity, we had already played much of what was...

  • Poll Did You Enjoy the Diablo 4 Beta?

    Heaven in hell

    The open beta period for Diablo 4 has come to a close. This past weekend, all players on PS5 and PS4 were able to download the beta and get stuck in (queue times permitting), taking all five playable classes for a test drive. With the full game set to launch on the 6th June, this was a great opportunity to see how the loot-driven...

  • Random Blizzard Giving Away $20k Worth of Cleaning Services to Lucky Diablo 4 Fans

    Take it easy

    Blizzard has come up with a novel way to promote the second weekend of Diablo 4's open beta and is giving away $20,000 worth of cleaning services to some lucky and soon-to-be-pampered fans. The offer is only valid for residents of the United States, and winners will receive a $200 credit for the cleaning service Thumbtack. Considering...

  • News You Can Now Preload Diablo 4 Ahead of Imminent Early Access Open Beta

    Only fools rush in where angels fear to tread

    Rejoice, mortals, the long wait to finally get your forsaken hands on Diablo 4 is almost over. Preload is now live for the first of two open beta sessions, which will kick off at 9 a.m. PT on Friday, 17th March and runs for three days, ending at 12 p.m. PT on Sunday, 19th March. To gain early access and...




  • Rumour Diablo 4 Unleashes Hell in April 2023

    Getting hot in here

    Diablo 4 will target an April 2023 release date, according to fresh rumours from XboxEra, which have been backed up by Windows Central. Officially, the action RPG is on track for an entirely vague 2023 launch. Given that the game's closed beta test is currently ongoing, a full release in the first half of next year does make...