Since the beginning of time, the forces of Order and Chaos have been
engaged in an eternal struggle to decide the fate of all Creation. That
struggle has now come to the Mortal Realm... and neither Man, Demon, nor
Angel will be left unscathed.
After possessing the body of the hero who defeated him, Diablo resumes
his nefarious scheme to shackle humanity into unholy slavery by joining
forces with the other Prime Evils, Mephisto and Baal. Only you will be
able to determine the outcome of this final encounter...
In Diablo II, return to a world of dark fantasy. As one of five
distinct character types, explore the world of Diablo II. Journey across
distant lands, fight new villains, discover new treasures, and uncover
ancient mysteries, all in the quest to stop the Lord of Terror, once and
Five all-new character classes with unique attributes and abilities. Four
different, fully populated towns complete with wilderness areas. Multiple
dungeons, caverns, and crypts in every town for players to explore.
Expanded world, filled with all-new quests, weapons, spells, armor,
monsters, and non-player characters.
Advanced combat system, incorporating class-specific fighting
techniques and spells. Full Multiplayer support, including Internet play
over Battle.net. Optional 3Dfx and Direct3D support.
With multiplayer capabilities, you won't have to journey alone in the
quest to destroy Diablo once and for all. Blizzard's Battle.net service
will also feature a built-in ladder and ranking system, so you can compare
your characters to gamers from around the world.
Multiplayer over local networks and Battle.net, Blizzard's free
Internet gaming service. World-wide Ladder and Ranking System on
Battle.net. Trade and sell items with other players.