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Diablo 4 Beta has been added to the Battle.net Catalog, bringing us one step closer to the first phase of testing!

Diablo 4 codename is Fenris. Here's the generated catalog diff file.

diff --git a/tmp/diffJgeC6P b/tmp/diffsMafk4
index 041eeb6..c9e1706 100644
--- a/tmp/diffJgeC6P
+++ b/tmp/diffsMafk4
@@ -517,7 +517,7 @@
     "fragment_id": "default",
     "fragments": [
-            "hash": "c1daf5c69265b556e5419b09e39f62fb",
+            "hash": "b33e188c8a9383b43833856062dc17fc",
             "name": "anbs",
             "content": {
                 "files": {
@@ -653,9 +653,6 @@
                             "login_background": "anbs#ANUBIS_LOGIN_BACKGROUND",
                             "login_color": "#000000",
                             "logo_v2": "anbs#ANUBIS_LOGO_V2",
-                            "milestone": {
-                                "state": "new"
-                            },
                             "misc_flags": [
@@ -916,7 +913,7 @@
-            "hash": "6324f499d1f45eae9864d88e33746e8b",
+            "hash": "8c4924256efc6894c96b02706ad25cd0",
             "name": "anbs_limitedcn",
             "requires": {
                 "all_of": [
@@ -946,6 +943,9 @@
                         "base": {
                             "heading_text": "default#STARTER_ITEM_PREREGISTER",
+                            "milestone": {
+                                "state": "new"
+                            },
                             "mobile_promo_text": "default#STARTER_ITEM_PREREGISTER",
                             "mobile_qr_code": "anbs_limitedcn#ANUBIS_QR_CODE_CN",
                             "mobile_qr_code_text": "default#MOBILE_QR_CODE_PREREGISTER",
@@ -1166,7 +1166,7 @@
-            "hash": "887357199e04b35d1267652aa605073b",
+            "hash": "087bc906e57a4c9b0a4320a5aee0061c",
             "name": "auks",
             "content": {
                 "files": {
@@ -1315,9 +1315,6 @@
                             "is_activision_game": true,
                             "key_art": "auks#AUKS_KEY_ART",
                             "logo_v2": "auks#AUKS_LOGO_V2",
-                            "milestone": {
-                                "state": "new"
-                            },
                             "name": "auks#AUKS_NAME",
                             "program_id": "AUKS",
                             "quick_links": [
@@ -3990,16 +3987,44 @@
-            "hash": "e1761bbda772458312a47b40072c74f2",
+            "hash": "2bf94f093d10fba8b45d7703e7c60261",
             "name": "fenris",
             "content": {
-                "files": [],
+                "files": {
+                    "default": {
+                        "fenris#FENRIS_BACKGROUND_V2": {
+                            "hash": "40c6f05f9139335b59f3069285acef79",
+                            "name": "resources\/fenris\/background_fenris.png"
+                        },
+                        "fenris#FENRIS_ICON_SVG": {
+                            "hash": "16f352a00cabe2e25a87943ea53f29c0",
+                            "name": "resources\/fenris\/icon_fenris.svg"
+                        },
+                        "fenris#FENRIS_INSTALL_BACKGROUND_V2": {
+                            "hash": "aa61ec9f1c02734cf2421469ff443b4d",
+                            "name": "resources\/fenris\/install_background_fenris.jpg"
+                        },
+                        "fenris#FENRIS_KEY_ART": {
+                            "hash": "d6d49ac1dd995f74fc548c65c70c953a",
+                            "name": "resources\/fenris\/key_art_fenris.jpg"
+                        },
+                        "fenris#FENRIS_LOGIN_BACKGROUND": {
+                            "hash": "2981ab9ee05a501b84d39a3d1c27f6ca",
+                            "name": "resources\/fenris\/login_bg_fenris.png"
+                        },
+                        "fenris#FENRIS_LOGO_V2": {
+                            "hash": "cb6347f2a025f6af5cbede616986b3b3",
+                            "name": "resources\/fenris\/logo_fenris.png"
+                        }
+                    }
+                },
                 "fragment_id": "fenris",
                 "installs": {
                     "fenris_dev": {
                         "tact_product": "fenrisdev"
                     "fenris_dev_2": {
+                        "deprecated": true,
                         "tact_product": "fenrisdev2"
                     "fenris_vendor": {
@@ -4014,10 +4039,16 @@
                         "base": {
                             "background": "default#GAME_BACKGROUND_DEFAULT",
                             "background_color": "#0a0d14",
-                            "content_id": "",
+                            "content_id": "diablo-3",
                             "default_product_type": "retail",
-                            "game_background": "default#GAME_BACKGROUND_DEFAULT_V2",
-                            "game_tab_icon": "default#TEMP_GAME_TAB_ICON",
+                            "game_background": "fenris#FENRIS_BACKGROUND_V2",
+                            "game_icon_svg": "fenris#FENRIS_ICON_SVG",
+                            "genre": "default#GENRE_ACTION_RPG",
+                            "install_background_v2": "fenris#FENRIS_INSTALL_BACKGROUND_V2",
+                            "key_art": "fenris#FENRIS_KEY_ART",
+                            "login_background": "fenris#FENRIS_LOGIN_BACKGROUND",
+                            "login_color": "#000000",
+                            "logo_v2": "fenris#FENRIS_LOGO_V2",
                             "name": "fenris#FENRIS_NAME",
                             "program_id": "Fen",
                             "region_permission_flags": {
@@ -4037,11 +4068,16 @@
                             "types": {
                                 "fenris_dev": {
                                     "auto_favorite_on_grant": true,
-                                    "type_name": "fenris#FENRIS_TYPE_GAME",
+                                    "selector_display_name": "fenris#FENRIS_NAME_BETA",
+                                    "supported_regions": [
+                                        "GLOBAL"
+                                    ],
+                                    "type_name": "default#TYPES_BETA_NAME",
                                     "uid": "fenris_dev"
                                 "fenris_dev_2": {
                                     "auto_favorite_on_grant": true,
+                                    "deprecated": true,
                                     "type_name": "fenris#FENRIS_TYPE_GAME_2",
                                     "uid": "fenris_dev_2"
@@ -4122,46 +4158,10 @@
                 "strings": {
-                    "deDE": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "Produkt"
-                    },
                     "default": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "Product",
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_TYPE_GAME": "Game",
+                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "Diablo IV",
+                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME_BETA": "Diablo IV - Beta",
                         "fenris#FENRIS_TYPE_GAME_2": "Game 2"
-                    },
-                    "esES": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "Producto"
-                    },
-                    "esMX": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "Producto"
-                    },
-                    "frFR": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "Licence"
-                    },
-                    "itIT": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "Prodotto"
-                    },
-                    "jaJP": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "製品"
-                    },
-                    "koKR": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "제품"
-                    },
-                    "plPL": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "Produkt"
-                    },
-                    "ptBR": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "Produto"
-                    },
-                    "ruRU": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "Продукт"
-                    },
-                    "thTH": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "ผลิตภัณฑ์"
-                    },
-                    "zhCN": {
-                        "fenris#FENRIS_NAME": "产品"
                 "types": {
@@ -4189,18 +4189,6 @@
                 "version": 29
-        {
-            "decryption_key_id": "catalog-decryption-key-fenris",
-            "encrypted_hash": "31c2b45e57b1123a91e04d055fb18dea",
-            "hash": "94e9911c1d2df8fad2a5bc7f3563f0f3",
-            "name": "fenris_fenris",
-            "requires": {
-                "licenses": [
-                    93021
-                ],
-                "type": "licenses"
-            }
-        },
             "hash": "ea7be96ec0a2357570181b86db7bd572",
             "name": "fore",

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