This week it became known that Vicarious visions was merged with Blizzard Entertainment. But it was also revealed that he had collaborated with this company on a new game. What is it about? It is rumored to be the remake of Devil 2.
That was what the reporter revealed through an investigation Jason schreier. From the looks of it, this developer had been working on this reissue for a long time before being merged with Blizzard.
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How long? According Schreier, ‘for months now’. Vicarious visions I would have worked on its development since last year. That after he was in charge of the project, which was originally in the hands of the Team 1 of Blizzard.
However, after the poor reception it had Warcraft 3: Reforged, it was decided to disband the creatives involved. Why didn’t the Team 3? The reason is that it is quite busy.
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He Team 3 works at Devil 4, and it was for the same reason that it was decided to resort to Vicarious visions. This new version of the game would be called Diablo 2: Resurrected.
It is likely that the official announcement of this reissue will be until the next BlizzCon, which will surely be a digital event. All due to the infamous coronavirus, which continues to cause problems for everyone. However, it is not known at what stage of development it is currently.
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This is due to various causes. To begin with, it is possible that what the Team 1 did not meet the quality standards of Blizzard.
So there’s a chance that what you developed was scrapped, and Vicarious visions had to start from scratch. That would imply that any official announcement of the game is going to take a long time.
But if the study could pick up some of the work already done, there would be information in the near future.
Vicarious visions has extensive experience working on reissues and remasters of games. Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy and Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 They are a sample of the quality of their work.
So if you really develop Diablo 2: Resurrected, is good news for those who expect this game. Especially since the second installment in the series is one of the best. Let’s see if later they look at the first one, which is a classic.