Blizzard has two enormous sequels within the works, however it seems like neither will launch this 12 months. Throughout its most up-to-date earnings name, Activision Blizzard revealed that it doesn’t count on Overwatch 2 or Diablo IV to be a part of its 2021 financials, suggesting each will launch in 2022 or later.
Technically, this doesn’t characterize a delay since neither sport had a selected launch date in place. Each Overwatch 2 and Diablo IV have been first introduced at BlizzCon 2019, and the developer has been comparatively quiet since then, notably concerning the Overwatch sequel.
That mentioned, whereas the video games could also be additional off than many followers anticipated, we’ll nonetheless seemingly hear extra about them quickly. Blizzard will kick off a distant model of BlizzCon on February nineteenth, and the keynote presentation is usually crammed with trailers and bulletins for all the studio’s franchises.
There shall be not less than some Diablo this 12 months, nevertheless, with the mobile spinoff Diablo Immortal anticipated to launch in 2021.