Diablo 4 is one of the most anticipated games for 2023. Diablo 3 launched all the way back on May 15th, 2012, which is almost 11 years ago at this point. Although the game has since launched on several console platforms since then, this is the first brand-new Diablo game in a very long time.
To give players a taste of what they are going to get, a new beta is set to launch starting on March 17th. This will give players the opportunity to play Diablo 4 on a weekend, months in advance of the full launch of the game. One of the most anticipated character classes for players is the Necromancer. So the question now is can gamers play as the Necromancer in this upcoming beta test for Diablo 4?
Update on 20 March 2023: Starting on 24 March with the Open Beta weekend, Diablo 4 players will be able to enjoy the Necromancer class.
Necromancer Class Not Available For Diablo 4 Early Access Weekend
Diablo 4 has always been known for having unique and exciting classes for players to try out to fight their way against the forces of Hell. Depending on which class you choose in Diablo 4, your gameplay experience can be quite different from another player. That is why having a new character class like the Necromancer is so exciting.
With players so excited to play as the Necromancer, everyone wants to try it out for the first beta test weekend. However, they will not be able to do so. The Necromancer will not be available during the beta weekend that starts on March 17th.
When Will The Necromancer Be Available For Diablo 4?
Although the Necromancer will not be available during the first beta weekend, players will not have to wait until the game launches to play as this class. That is because there are in fact, two different beta weekends for players to check out the game. The first beta weekend is an early access beta and the next one will be an open beta.
The open beta for Diablo 4 starts on March 24th. During the open beta, everyone will be able to play in the Necromancer class. Once the open beta starts, players will be able to try the Necromancer class to see if they would like to use it in the full launch of Diablo 4.
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Diablo 4 Class Builds - Best Barbarian Build | | Best Necromancer Build | Best Sorcerer Build | Best Druid Build | Best Rogue Build | All Classes Tier List | Best Class For Beginners | Build Calculator |
Class Mechanics: Sorcerer Enchantment System | Barbarian Arsenal | Rogue Specialization | Necromancer Book of the Dead | Druid Specialization |
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Features: Beginners Guide | Impressions From Beta |
Quests: Ritual Tower Key | Forgive Me Side Quest | Traveler's Prayer Side Quest | Secret Of The Spring Riddle | Raising Spirits Side Quest |
General D4 Guides: Legendary & Gold Farming | Town Portal | Inventory Size | Stash Size | Beat Lilith's Lament | Beat Den Mother Boss | Beat Lord Avitus Boss | Beat Blood Bishop Boss | Reset Dungeons | Gathering Legions Guide | The Butcher Boss | Leave Dungeons | All Stronghold Locations |
Diablo 4 Tech Guides - Ray Tracing Support | Couch Co-Op | Server Regions | PC Requirements & File Size | Diablo 4 Servers Down? | Connection Issues Fix | Crashing Issues Fix | Unable To Install or Patch | Low FPS Fix | Error Code 34202 Fix | Disable Fog & Glare | Stuck in Queue Fix | Console Issues | PC Issues | Enable & Disable Chat Bubbles | Hit Max Level Fast | Best PC Settings High FPS | Error Code 395002 Fix | Error Code 316719 Fix | D4 on Steam Deck |
Crafting/Vendors - Jeweler | Gambling & Obols | Occultist | Alchemist | Blacksmith | | Monster Parts | Skins | Ore | Plants |
Legendary Aspects - Codex of Power | Sorcerer Legendary Powers | Barbarian Legendary Powers | Rogue Legendary Powers | Necromancer Legendary Powers | Druid Legendary Powers
Activities - Strongholds | Nightmare Dungeons | Silent Chests | Altars of Lilith |
Story & Lore - Campaign Length | Who is Lilith? | Who is Inarius | Deckard Cain | Secret Cow Level |
Zones - Fractured Peaks Overview | Scosglen | Kehjistan | Dry Steppes | Hawezar | All Waypoint Locations |
Mounts - Temptation Mount | Diablo 4 Class Dismount Mechanics | Unlock & Customize |
Seasons - Battle Pass Price | Diablo 4 Season Duration |
Gameplay Systems - Armor System | Clans | Primary Stats & Effects | Shrines & Buffs | Renown & Reputation | Max Level & Paragon Cap | World Tier Difficulty Levels | Followers/Mercenaries |
World Bosses - Ashava | Avarice | Wandering Death | Beat Ashava | Ashava Spawn Location |
Diablo 4 Misc - Statue of Inarius Price & Specs | Wolf Pack Cosmetic | Codes | Diablo 4 Free-to-Play? | Mother's Inked Title | Collector's Edition | How To Respec | Stagger Mechanic | Patch Notes | Asmongold Diablo 4 Beta Thoughts |
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