Will Diablo 4 be free on Game Pass? Developer Blizzard has finally answered this important question for PC and Xbox gamers ahead of the beta.
Hamburg – Tech giant Microsoft is luring millions of gamers with a nice offer that allows you to play many games for free right out of the box with Game Pass. With the release of Diablo 4 fast approaching, Blizzard developer Rod Fergusson is now answering an important question from PC and Xbox players about Diablo 4 in Game Pass.
Diablo 4 on Game Pass for Xbox and PC? Blizzard finally responds right before the beta
Xbox Game Pass with Diablo 4? Shortly before the early access and open beta phase of Diablo 4 begins, Blizzard is finally releasing more information about Diablo 4. As of March 13, millions of players know whether to buy Diablo 4 or just play this action RPG for money. free with Game Pass. The answer is no, Diablo 4 will not be included in Game Pass when it launches, but how final will that waiver be?
Boss Rejection: Rod Ferguson is the head of the entire Diablo franchise at Blizzard, so this man knows what he’s talking about. On Twitter, he answered a series of questions from enthusiastic fans. Incidentally, he also mentions that Diablo 4 won’t be on Xbox Game Pass, that Blizzard has “no plans” for that.
We’ve received a few questions about D4 on Game Pass and I want to let you know that we have no plans for that.
Rod Ferguson was brought in by Blizzard in 2020 to salvage the tarnished reputation of the outdated Diablo series. After the bad reviews for Diablo Immortal, the studio needed a hit.
Diablo 4 disappoints fans ahead of release: is there still hope for Game Pass?
Here’s why there’s hope: Diablo 4’s cancellation has at least given Xbox fans some peace of mind that they no longer have to wonder if the game could be free to them with Game Pass. But Ron Fergusson hasn’t canceled the game permanently, because even if there are currently “no projects”, things could still change once Diablo 4 launches in June 2023.
In addition, Microsoft, which is currently planning to acquire Activision Blizzard, can still pull a few levers and push a few buttons to undo. But the multibillion-dollar deal is expected to last for some time yet, as antitrust authorities around the world currently have to approve the sale – while rival Sony is fighting to keep the deal from happening: Sony and Microsoft are fighting for the soul of the video game world.
Test Diablo 4 before release: Anyone can test Diablo 4 for free in a few days. Indeed, the open beta, that is, the test phase, will begin in March 2023. All the information is collected here in summary form, with dates and requirements: Diablo 4 Open Beta Explained.