The dungeon crawler hack and slash RPG game Diablo 3 will be starting its 20th season soon, and fans of the game are extremely excited to see what are the changes and new challenges that the developers are going to be introducing in the game. Further information regarding the starting date of season 20 has surfaced up, and we have summed up all the recent updates and information regarding the upcoming season, so here is everything you need to know about the upcoming Diablo 3 Season 20.
The role-playing game has been extremely popular ever since it made its debut way back in 2012, and in all these years, the game has rolled out a total of 19 seasons with each of them being unique in their way so it will be fascinating to see what the team come up this time with season 20. Despite the early criticisms, Diablo 3 became the fastest-selling PC game of all time, a record that it will boast throughout its lifetime.
In just a day of its official release, Diablo 3 sold over 3.5 million copies and went onto topple that number by 12 million later, which made it the best selling PC game of 2012. According to the current stats, the game has sold over 30 million copies, and the numbers are rising thanks to the developers who bring new challenges in every new season. According to the latest updates, Diablo Season 3 will be extremely exciting and will have a lot of new challenges that will test the gamers to their core.
Diablo 3 Season 20: New Theme and Patch 2.6.8 Details
Recently, Blizzard broke their silence on Diable 3 Season 20, and they finally released the official 2.6.8 patch notes revealing a lot of stuff. According to the official report, the public testing was scheduled to begin from 6th February, and it’s already live. The new patch notes will introduce loads of changes to the game along with improvements over game balance, bug fixes, and the most exciting thing will be the three new class sets for the Wizard, Barbarian, and Witch Doctor.
The developers revealed in the patch notes that the new builds would enable the players to explore and experiment without any bounds, which means the control fans could do whatever they want with the control, and what they chose to do with it will be something to look forward to. According to the patch notes, the Witch Doctor gets the class set ‘Mundunugu’s Regalia’ which will affect the Spirit Barrage, Wizard equips the ‘Typhon’s Veil’ class set, which will affect the hydra ability and ‘Horde of the Ninety Savages’ is reserved for the Barbarian.
The theme for the upcoming season has also been revealed, and it is called ‘Season of the Forbidden Archives,’ and Blizzard noted that the team is all ready to get ‘creative’ with the new theme.
What is Diable 3 Season 20 Release Date
The latest patch is live on the PTR (public test realm), and you can participate via Battle.net before it releases officially. The official release date is yet to be revealed, however, according to the latest updates and speculations, Diablo 3 Season 20 will most likely start around late March or early April.
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