One of the big announcements this year was the addition of the Diablo 1 remake inside Diablo 3 as an annual event. In this interview with PC Gamer, Travis Day and John Legrave explain why this is not a standalone remake of the original.
John Legrave said, “Our idea was to engage the public in the nostalgia and what we’ve created. We wanted everybody to have that feeling of what we felt when we were playing Diablo originally. We’ve been pretty good about giving away a lot of awesome content over the past several years and we saw no reason why not to do that with this.”
Here’s the full interview.