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Season 5 will close right on schedule, and after a short break Season 6 will begin!

 

We've known since Blizzcon that the Seasons in Diablo 3 were going to adhere to a 3 month schedule from now on. While some had their doubts as to how closely the schedule would follow, Blizzard has just announced on Battle.net the closure of Season 5 in two weeks time, and the beginning of Season 6 two weeks after that. this is right on time with their proposed durations. The exact times are as follows:

 

Season 5 will be ending at the following dates and times for each region:

  • North America: Friday, April 15 @ 5:00 p.m. PDT
  • Europe: Friday, April 15 @ 5:00 p.m. CEST
  • Asia: Friday, April 15 @ 5:00 p.m. KST

Season 6 will be starting about two weeks afterwards at the following dates and times for each region:

  • North America: Friday, April 29 @ 5:00 p.m. PDT
  • Europe: Friday, April 29 @ 5:00 p.m. CEST
  • Asia: Friday, April 29 @ 5:00 p.m. KST

The rest of the thread contains the usual Season rollover information, and can been seen here in the full post. 

 

Let us know how you will be handling the rollover, and how you are planning to get a jump on Season 6! 

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So, quick question - my clan is essentially done with Season 5. There really is not much more to do, so we all jumped onto the Season 6 PTR. Is that ending the Monday before Season 6 goes live?

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