While Diablo 3 met critical acclaim, it was castigated by fans of the famed series. Later on, things only seemed to get worse for Diablo 3 as many development diaries began to get filled with comments of “I want a refund for Diablo III,” or “Torchlight 2 will kill Diablo 3.” The main reason for these comments, I would argue, is because the team working on Diablo 3 never worked on Diablo or Diablo 2. It was a completely new team after Blizzard North left the scene. Much of Blizzard North left to go make Torchlight, which was received very well, but far from popular.
All that said, we essentially have the original Blizzard North team working on Torchlight II. So, here’s five reasons why Torchlight II will be a whole lot better than Diablo III.