Publishers emulate Forteite, PUBG success with Diablo crossover for mobile.
Over the past year, many well-known brands of PC and console space have slowly moved to mobile through the ports or original release of ubiquitous portable devices. Both PUBG Mobile and Fortnite are doing well because PUBG Mobile is popular in India.
DIABLO Immortal, one of the most successful PC game franchises,
If Diablo III is going to do anything, game play has to make a good transition to the mobile interface. The pick-and-play style and timeless visuals are well tolerated, and everything else Diablo Immortal has shown has been excellent in addition to the balance, price and device support to date. The only big concern is always on-line, which is always a problem when considering how cellular services were done last year. Pokemon GO was very successful at bringing more people to Pokemon space, some of which went to the Nintendo console and major Pokemon items. With iOS and Android, mobile gamers are likely to happen here, considering the absolute number of crazy.
Other regions of Blizzcon
Other key scenes in this event include Hearthstone, Warcraft, and Overwatch.
Ashe is the latest Hero from Overwatch and can now be played on a PC's test server. Blizzard always produces great animated videos for hero introductions. Ashe has a long history with McCree and it will be interesting to see how she plays when Overwatch is updated in the near future.
The highly influential Warcraft III is being remade in the form of Warcraft III: Reforged, which will hit the PC platform next year. Blizzard is not new to remake or remake.
The newer Hearthstone extensions add all new cards and mechanics, but the emphasis here is to add another single player experience in the form of Rumble Run.