That said, Blizzard are blurring the lines as to what a sequel means. When I think about what I'm most unhappy about, it's really two things: We didn't live up to the high standards we set for ourselves. The second, is we failed in our objective.
The Blizzard president went on to speak about the "positive power of video games" and said the company's actions would show how dedicated it is when it comes to freedom of expression. Brack asked the audience to notice "as you walk around this weekend, I hope it's clear how committed we are to everyone's right to express themselves in all kinds of ways in all kinds of places".
In the wake of the Blitzchung decision, Blizzard was forced to cancel a public promotional event and belatedly punish a college Hearthstone team for a similar on-stream protest. With nearly 8 years having passed since Diablo 3's release, it wasn't really that much of a surprise when Blizzard officially revealed Diablo 4, the latest chapter in the series, during today's BlizzCon proceedings.
The Barbarian class is "the embodiment of visceral, brutal combat", as senior game producer Tiffany Wat describes.
Ride-able horses (and potentially other mounts). You can check out some gameplay of the game below. So far Sojourn is the only one confirmed, shown briefly in the gameplay trailer below, but many fans are speculating that Echo (the blue-faced white android in the cinematic) will also finally join the fray.
The first Overwatch hit shelves on 2016 and has seen widespread acclaim from critics and gamers alike and has been one of the best-selling games in the market, grossing over $1 billion net profit in its first year of release and has sparked esports conventions and competitions around it and still sees a large following of players near four years later.