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Diablo IV

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Diablo IV
Diablo IV cover
Blizzard Entertainment
Release dates
Windows June 6, 2023
Metacritic 86
OpenCritic 88
Monetization One-time game purchase, Expansion pack
Microtransactions Boost, Cosmetic, Currency, Time-limited, Unlock
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Bird's-eye view
Controls Point and select
Genres ARPG
Themes Fantasy
Series Diablo
Diablo IV on HowLongToBeat
Diablo IV on IGDB
Diablo IV on MobyGames
Diablo IV on Wikipedia
Diablo 1997
Diablo II 2000
Diablo III 2012
Diablo II: Resurrected 2021
Diablo Immortal 2022
Diablo IV 2023


This game requires a constant internet connection for all game modes.

Diablo IV is a singleplayer and multiplayer bird's-eye view ARPG game in the Diablo series.

General information

Official Diablo forums
Steam Community discussions
Diablo Wiki - A wiki for everything Diablo related
/r/diablo Subreddit


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
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Always online (requires a constant internet connection to play)
Digital Deluxe Edition and Ultimate Edition also available.
Microsoft Store
Microsoft Store
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Always online (requires a constant internet connection to play)
Included with Xbox Game Pass for PC.
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Always online (requires a constant internet connection to play)
Digital Deluxe Edition and Ultimate Edition also available.
All versions require a account and a constant internet connection for all game modes.[1]

Version differences

The Standard Edition contains the base game, Inarius Wings & Inarius Murloc Pet in Diablo III, Amalgam of Rage Mount in World of Warcraft and Umber Winged Darkness Cosmetics Set in Diablo Immortal.
The (Digital) Deluxe Edition contains the contents of Standard Edition, including up to 4 days Early Access to the game, Seasonal Battle Pass Unlock, Temptation Mount and Hellborn Carapace Mount Armor.
The Ultimate Edition contains the contents of Deluxe Edition, including Accelerated Seasonal Battle Pass Unlock (includes a Premium Seasonal Battle Pass Unlock plus 20 Tier Skips and a cosmetic) and Wings of the Creator Emote.
The Limited Collector's Box (shipping on June 30, 2023) includes physical extras (artbook, mousepad, cloth map, art prints, pin, Candle of Creation), but not the game itself.


Type Notes
Expansion pack An upcoming expansion will include a new class, new enemies and story content.
One-time game purchase The game requires an upfront purchase to play.


Type Notes
Boost Battle Pass Skips.
Cosmetic The game contains a cosmetics shop, where cosmetic items are purchasable with real-money equivalent currency.
Currency In addition to currency obtainable in-game, there is also a real-money equivalent currency obtainable via the paid battle pass or by being purchased directly for real money called Platinum. It can be used to purchase cosmetics, the Battle Pass, and Battle Pass Tier Skips. The Platinum balance is shared across all platforms the game is released on.
Time-limited Battle passes are seasonal, and will cease to be available upon the end of the season.
Unlock The Crypt Hunter Pack offers a set of unlockable items, as do the special editions of the game.


DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Crypt Hunter Pack Unlocks Liath Icehowl Mount, Beginning’s End Dagger, Protean Axe and 800 Platinum.
Vessel of Hatred Coming late 2024.

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Diablo IV\LocalPrefs.txt
Steam Play (Linux) <SteamLibrary-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/2344520/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud
Save files are stored in the game's server.


Graphics options
Graphics options

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Supports up to 3:1 aspect ratio.[3]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Off, 2x, 4x, 8x and 16x.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Low and High with no option to disable. DLAA available seprately.
High-fidelity upscaling
DLSS 3.1, XeSS 1.1, FSR 2.1
Upscalers are only available for specific hardware. XeSS for ARC, DLSS for RTX, and FSR for everything.
DLSS Frame Generation is also supported.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
As a toggle.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
HDR can be configured ingame.
Ray tracing (RT)
Ray traced reflections and shadows.
Color blind mode
Protanopia, Deuteranopia, Tritanopia available.


Gameplay options
Gameplay options

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Fully remappable, also Left & Right Sticks can be swapped, too.
Controller sensitivity
As a slider from 0 to 10. Inner and Outer Dead Zones can be set.
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
PlayStation controllers
PlayStation button prompts
Light bar support
Adaptive trigger support
DualSense haptic feedback support
Connection modes
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Controllers can be Plugged in and used right away, switching between Controlstyles is possible.
Haptic feedback
Digital movement supported
Simultaneous controller+KB/M


Sound options
Sound options

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Music, Effects, Dialogue and Ambient Volume.
Surround sound
4.0-7.1, Pro Logic, Spatial Sound also available
Cinematics, Dialogues, Text2Speech & Voicechat Transcription
Closed captions
Cutscenes only.
Mute on focus lost
Can be toggled in options menu.


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Brazilian Portuguese
Latin American Spanish


Cross-play with console players is enabled.[5]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
Co-op, Versus

Other information


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 12
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes


Middleware Notes
Audio Wwise
Cutscenes Bink Video 2

System requirements

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10 (ver. 1909) or newer
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-2500K
AMD FX-8350
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 45 GB (SSD) (without High Fidelity Textures)
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 660
AMD Radeon R9 280
A 64-bit operating system is required.
Minimum specifications are for 720p 30 FPS at Low quality, and Recommended specifications are for 1080p 60 FPS at Medium quality.[7]


  1. Notes regarding Steam Play (Linux) data:


  1. Diablo IV will not have an offline mode, and the game is 'not coming anytime soon' | PC Gamer - last accessed on 2019-11-02
  2. Diablo IV Monetization Explained - No Pay-To-Win - last accessed on 2023-06-01
  4. Diablo IV | Trailer Oficial de Data de Lançamento — Diablo Brasil (YouTube, 08/12/2022).
  5. Blizzard Support - Can I Play Cross Platform - last accessed on 2023-06-06
    "Cross-Play is currently available in Call of Duty, Hearthstone, Diablo Immortal, Diablo IV, and Overwatch 2."
  6. Diablo IV Feature Overview - Diablo III - last accessed on 2019-11-03
    "Some areas of the world will offer opt-in PvP experiences where you’ll need to watch your back while you adventure."
  7. System Requirements - last accessed on 2023-04-23