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https://kotaku.com/fan-project-to-remake-diablo-ii-using-starcraft-ii-is-n-1826022222

Nothing much to add, since I just found it and haven't had a chance to grab it and try. Here's a quick blurb from the article :)

StarCraft II went free-to-play last November, meaning mods like The Curse of Tristram and others are now available to everyone with a modern PC. Currently, you can access Godbout’s homage to Diablo II by launching StarCraft II, going to the custom modes at the top of the game client, and then searching for “The Curse of Tristram” under Arcade maps. From there you can create a lobby where other people can join if you want to play the mod co-op.


 
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It is cool but I'd probably rather play D2.
 
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It is cool but I'd probably rather play D2.
same, something about those old graphics are part of its identity, and oddly enough i dont feel that way about most games
 
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same, something about those old graphics are part of its identity, and oddly enough i dont feel that way about most games
It is cool but I'd probably rather play D2.
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The graphics, but also the limitations in terms of what you can see on-screen. Diablo's mechanics are tightly connected to that, in fact its the main reason Blizz hasn't straight up remade D2.
 
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Could be remade but they would bungle it so horribly with large handed cartoon characters, awful 3d graphics, and teen angst plotlines... Probably throw in some micro transaction loot crates for a rare shot at a Stone of Jordan.
 
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