Diablo III Necromancer Rises from the Crypt Next Week

The wait is finally over, as the famed Necromancer class finally makes a return in Diablo III, June 27. This announcement is hot, and thank the angelic council the wait isn’t long.


Diablo III fans have been eagerly awaiting the return of one of the most popular Diablo II classes, the Necromancer. The Necromancer is exactly what it sounds like, a death wielding army commander with legions of undead at their fingertips.

It’s not just the new class though. Four class sets will accompany the Necromancer and thirty-plus new legendary items are being introduced as well and a slew of other tweaks and features.

The Rise of the Necromancer will be available for Diablo III: Reaper of Souls and Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition coming to PC, PS4 and Xbox One for 14.99 USD, June 27. Enjoy a quick brush with death in the sizzle trailer below: