Diablo 4’s Season 2 is so big it needs two two-hour livestreams to unpack

We’re one month away now from the beginning of Diablo 4’s second season, Season of Blood. If you happen to’re maintaining observe of how Blizzard likes to disclose updates and upcoming options for its recreation, you may know that we’re fairly shut now to the subsequent developer livestream.

Whereas Blizzard hasn’t mentioned when that is going to be, the developer is so assured within the quantity of recent content material in Season of Blood that it plans to host two livestreams that might every run for 2 hours! This fascinating reality was revealed by Diablo boss Rod Fergusson on Twitter.

Diablo group lead Adam Fletcher additionally agreed that you need to count on two lengthy livestreams. That is 4 hours of deep dive livestreams!

Season of Blood was introduced final month at Gamescom. The upcoming season has a vampire theme, introduces a brand new vampire hunter character, and brings various much-requested high quality of life adjustments and new mechanics – which we’ll find out about in these streams.

The reception to Season 1 hasn’t been probably the most heat, however Blizzard did stroll again a lot of the controversial adjustments made with the pre-season patch since. The larger drawback, nevertheless, was that the season merely did not have sufficient new content material, so it is smart for Blizzard to emphasize how a lot Season 2 goes to enhance on that.

Season 2 kicks off October 17, and it is solely the beginning of the studio’s long-term plan to convey new content material to the sport, which additionally contains yearly expansions.