Diablo II: Resurrected Technical Alpha begins today, kicking off the first official public test for the title. Players will be able to explore the entire first two acts of Diablo II in single-player, with no level cap. The Amazon, Barbarian, and Sorceress classes will all be playable. Choose between keyboard and mouse or controller to play how you want. The Technical Alpha is available in Engish language only in most regions to a limited number of participants. Here’s a look at the official Diablo II Resurrected Technical Alpha schedule and the featured streamers for the event.
Diablo II Resurrected Technical Alpha Schedule
Diablo II Resurrected Technical Alpha begins on Thursday, April 8, at 10:30 AM PT (1:30 EST). If you want to watch streamers take on the Dark Lord’s hordes, things kick off with MrLlamaSC today on Twitch.
- MrLlamaSC: Thursday, April 8, 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM PT
- Dbrunski125: Friday, April 9, 10 AM to 2 PM PT
- Rhykker: Saturday, April 10, 11:00 to 3:00 PM PT
- DatModz: Sunday, April 11, 12:00 to 4:00 PM PT
Invitations to the Technical Alpha will be distributed throughout the day in waves starting at 7 AM PT on April 9. Players will receive email confirmations to confirm their access.
How to get access to the Diablo II Resurrected Technical Alpha
A few content creators and streamers already have access to the game, as per the official stream schedule found above. Fans interested in getting in on the action should pay attention to the official Diablo Twitter account. Yesterday, the account tweeted an opportunity for a Technical Alpha key. The first fifteen people to respond to the post with the correct runeword for Vex + Hel + El + Eld + Zod + Eth received a key.
A follow-up post explained that was just one opportunity to receive a Technical Alpha key, but more Dark Trials await. Read the official Technical Alpha Giveaway rules on the Blizzard forums. Stay tuned to the official Diablo Twitter for more chances like this, or register on the official website here. Good luck, mortals!
Diablo II Resurrected releases in 2021 on Windows PC, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch.