Sometimes, the biggest enemy for Nephalem isn't the hordes of the Burning Hells, but instead, being unable to connect to the Diablo 3 online services. This leaves players asking, "are Diablo 3 servers down?"
This guide explains how you can check the server/online services status for Diablo 3, so you can find out if any connection troubles are due to your setup or a widespread issue, so let's get started.
Update on 29 May 2023: We've updated this article to reflect the latest Diablo 3 online services/servers status.
Are Diablo 3 Servers Down?
At the time of writing, the Diablo 3 servers are not down. This, however, could change at a moment's notice if any unexpected downtime occurs due to server issues or Battle.net online services.
We will endeavor to update this article quickly if the Diablo 3 servers go down unexpectedly. Furthermore, you should also expect a couple of hours of server downtime when a big new Diablo 3 update releases, for example, the Diablo 3 Season 28 Altar of Rites update, expected sometime in February 2023.
How To Check Diablo 3 Server/Online Services Status
The best way for Diablo 3 players to check the server/online services status is by heading on over to the official Blizzard Support website. Here, as you can see from the image above, the developers announce a weekly maintenance schedule for all their games.
Both Battle.net online services and sometimes Diablo 3 details are shared on this page, mostly updated with a maintenance schedule on Mondays or Tuesdays.
We suggest following the three important Twitter accounts for updates on possible Diablo Immortal server outages:
- Diablo franchise official Twitter
- Blizzard Customer Support The Americas
- Blizzard Customer Support Europe
There's also the third-party website called DownDetector has pages for both Diablo and Battle.net, which you should check. We suggest checking both Diablo and Battle.net DownDetector pages, which we've linked below.
If all else fails and you are still running into connection issues despite the servers being up, we suggest contacting Blizzard Customer Support. Remember, connecting your gaming device to your router via a LAN cable instead of Wi-Fi is always a good idea, which could alleviate connection issues in Diablo 3.
So there you have it, a way to check the Diablo 3 server/online services status, answering the question if Diablo 3 servers are currently down or operational. We will endeavor to update this article consistently so you always have the latest information at hand.