Diablo 2 Resurrected Patch Notes: 2.3 Update Confirmed, Highlights Reveal New Changes

Diablo 2 Resurrected keeps being updated with new tweaks and improvements for this classic game, now remastered for the next-gen. After two months since the game was released, the developing team continues to work and make further optimizations to the game, while also listening closely to the community and the feedback they provide. Here's the latest news about Diablo 2: Resurrected updates.

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18 November 2021 -

Blizzard made a new post in the forums, showcasing the major Highlights of the upcoming Patch 2.3 of Diablo 2: Resurrected. These cover everything from Difficulty Scaling to Graphics and Accessibility improvements, along with future updates and other changes. You'll find all the relevant changes, further down.

Blizzard has confirmed a tentative release date for Patch 2.3, which is set to arrive in "early December".

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Diablo 2 Resurrected Update 2.3 Patch Highlights

Patch Highlights for Diablo 2 Resurrected Update 2.3 are now available (below).

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Diablo 2 Resurrected | Update 2.3 Patch Notes

OFFLINE DIFFICULTY SCALING

Solo players who want to scale the game difficulty can now go to the “Game Settings” tab, then “Offline,” and adjust the “Offline Difficulty Scaling” slider.

New monsters will spawn with varying HP and reward players with increased experience gains and loot drop rates when defeated.

ACCESSIBILITY & GRAPHICAL IMPROVEMENTS

UI Visual Improvements

  • An indicator has been added to exemplify players that are muted or ignored.
  • The character’s level and expansion type will now be revealed on the lobby screen.
  • Players will now be able to see the real ID names of Battle.net friends on their list.

Gameplay Improvements

  • A “miss” text indicator will be added in Player vs. Player combat.
  • “Throw” is once again available to be bound to a key.
  • A new key bind called “Force Move” has been added, forcing a character to move to the current mouse location.

Audio Improvements

  • Players using a controller will now hear audio cues when navigating through the Options menu.
  • Players will also be able to hear audio cues when auto-filling potions to the character’s belt.

Graphical Improvements

  • Players on PC with Nvidia graphic cards compatible with Nvidia DLSS will now be able to enable DLSS in the graphics setting menu.

KEYBOARD AND MOUSE QUICK CAST & ACTIVE SKILL BINDINGS OPTIONS

  • Players can now opt to use the Active Skill Bindings bar, which will show an additional bar above the standard HUD where you can map up to 16 skills. If the Quick Cast Skills option is active, pressing these buttons will instantly use the abilities.

Diablo 2 Resurrected PTR & Future Updates

Diablo II: Resurrected will be launching its first-ever Public Test Realm (PTR) where devs and players can test balance, bug fixes, and other enhancements that can be made to the game. The primary focus of that PTR will be fixing database issues and stabilizing the game’s online environment. Once there’s enough progression on that system, more details on Ladder Rank Play and new changes coming to Diablo II: Resurrected will be shared with the community.