Blizzcon took place a little later than typical because of the pandemic, yet the very first online variation of Blizzard’s video games convention still had some fascinating information and also trailers. The opening up keynote covered a lot of the large franchise business, like World of Warcraft and also Diablo, in addition to some even more unknown standards.
If you missed out on the occasion, you can capture up on every one of the largest information right below.
Blizzard Arcade Collection
The very first news was just one of one of the most unanticipated: 3 of Blizzard’s even more unknown video games are being packed right into a brand-new bundle called the Blizzard Arcade Collection. Lost Vikings, Rock & Roll Racing, and also Blackthorne have actually all been ported to modern-day systems, consisting of COMPUTER, Xbox One, PS4, and also the Nintendo Switch. And they consist of some useful attributes, like save states and also a digital gallery. The highlight? The collection is out currently.
Diablo IV is still some methods away — Blizzard has currently claimed it won’t be introducing this year — yet we at the very least obtained a glance of what to anticipate many thanks to a brand-new trailer that revealed the rogue course.
Diablo II Resurrected
If you like an older-style of demonic dungeon crawling, Blizzard additionally formally revealed Diablo II Resurrected, an HD remaster of the virtually 2 decade-old video game. It’s appearing this year for both COMPUTER and also console, with variations for the Switch, PS4, PS5, and also Xbox Series X and also S. It’ll also consist of cross-progression in between console and also COMPUTER.
World of Warcraft
For World of Warcraft Classic gamers, Blizzard exposed that the video game’s following large journey will certainly be the “Burning Crusade.” There’s no word on when precisely it’ll release, yet Blizzard claims “the Dark Portal reopens 2021.” For the primary video game, there’s additionally a brand-new phase for the Shadowlands growth heading, called “Chains of Domination.”
During a discussion after the primary keynote, Blizzard revealed some brand-new details concerning Overwatch 2. There are 2 brand-new maps, Rome and also New York, climate results like sandstorms and also snow, brand-new adversary devices, and also revamped searches for Widowmaker, Reaper, McCree, and also Pharah.
Update February 19th, 6: 56PM ET: Added Overwatch 2 statements.