Diablo 3 Beta Sign Up Begin For September 2011 Start

Details of the upcoming Diablo 3 Beta test have been announced!

The upcoming Diablo III beta test will introduce a treasure trove of exciting new features, including a new Auction House that will provide a powerful new way for your characters to acquire the implements of war.

To sign up for the Diablo III beta test or future Blizzard Entertainment beta tests, you first need to create a Battle.net account! You can then opt-in to the beta test for Diablo III, as well as beta tests for future Blizzard Entertainment games, through the beta opt-in process. To get started, simply click Beta Profile Settings in Battle.net Account Management. Opting in to a beta test through this method does not guarantee that you will be selected. All regions can participate as well as Mac and Windows users!

If you are indeed selected, you will receive an email from Blizzard instructing you to log in to your Battle.net account at www.battle.net if you don’t already have one. You’ll then be able to download the beta client directly from within Battle.net Account Management.

If selected you will be able to try out all 5 character classes and experience the early stages of Diablo III from the start of the game through the Skeleton King encounter! You’ll also be able to interact with new and returning characters in New Tristram.

Emails with beta keys will be also be sent out to winners along with detailed instructions on how to access the beta test.

Not familiar with Diablo III? Check out the beta gameplay B-roll!

An exact date for the end of the beta test has not been determined, though it will start in September 2011!

Taking that into consideration, Beta invites have not yet been sent out, so do not fall for any scams! If you receive an e-mail, you should verify its content by going directly to Battle.net, then login to your Battle.net Account and check to see if Diablo III appears on your Game Management.

Diablo III is an upcoming dark fantasy/horror-themed action role-playing game in development by Blizzard, making it the third installment in the Diablo franchise. The game features elements of the hack and slash and dungeon crawl genres.

Information Via Diablo Beta FAQ’s