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Blizzard is hiring as usual, but now Diablo sees several new job postings!

 

With the future of Diablo III being questioned by many fans, due to a total lack of communication about things like expansions or sequels, there is a new hope! 

 

There are three brand new job postings on the Blizzard Careers portal as of today, and they are all under the Diablo franchise. There was job posting back in October for a Senior Art Director for an "unannounced project," and that position was marked as critical during its posting. Now there are three new postings, bringing a total of five job postings for the Diablo franchise. The key part is the new postings are also tagged as for an "unannounced project." (Source)

 

With a long two years passing since the Reaper of Souls launch in March of 2014, and two very quiet Blizzcons, fans of Diablo have been collectively worrying about the future of the franchise on forums and reddit. While this is not what most of us were looking for, it does certainly give a large boost of confidence that Blizzard hasn't simply forgotten our beloved game. 

 

 Not only does the franchise turn twenty years old in December, but Diablo III also turns four in May, and Reaper of Souls turns two this month. Perhaps Blizzard has strung things along to plan a really large 2016 for this founding franchise. This is not so unlikely, as many speculated that in October of 2015 when former community manager Grimiku was let go from Blizzard it had to do with his leaking future plans for the franchise. At the time, he had recently made comments on Twitter about 2016 being a huge Blizzcon for Diablo fans. The posts have since been removed, and he has moved on from the company.

 

What do you think of all this? Would you like to see another expansion, or is it too early to consider Diablo 4? Let us know below!

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