An unknown force of evil has swept across the land, plunging into civil war and terrorizing the populace. a mad king, his missing son, and mysterious archbishop are all pieces to the puzzle that faces you. You have journeyed to the source of the evil. the town of Tristram, now inhabited by only a handful of survivors. The cathedral there is built over the ruins of an ancient monastary, and now eerie lights and sounds are heard echoing through its abandoned halls.
Perhaps the answer lies within the remains of a forgotten past…. Diablo invites you to enter a world of dark gothic fantasy. Play as a brave warriors, cunning rogue or mysterious sorceror. As you venture deeper into the labyrinth, you’ll discover weapons, armor, and magical treasures, and develop your character’s skills and abilities. You might want to bring a friend or two to help. Built in support for battle.net as well as modem, serial and network play, insures that you’ll never have to go in alone.