Battle.net

What is Battle.net?

Blizzard Battle.net is an Internet-based online gaming, social networking, digital distribution, and digital rights management platform developed by Blizzard Entertainment.

The program was first made available on December 31, and it was meant to be a platform to sustain Diablo which was released a bit later on  January 3, 1997.

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Ever since then, Battle.Net has evolved ina variety of ways, eventually ending up as a separate downloadable client, but it still maintains the same functions as originally intended.

🎮 What can I do with the Battle.net client?

Similar to other similar digital distribution platforms, you can use Battle.net to buy, download, update, manage, and uninstall all of your favorite Blizzard titles.

This includes games like:

Other very well-known gaming digital distribution platforms include:

SteamGOGOriginUplayEpic Games Launcher

Besides the game management aspect, the Battle.Net client acts as a central hub for the latest information on all Blizzard-related issues, and it can even be used as a messenger for you to chat with your Battle.Net friends.

The client is quite stable, although you might still come across the occasional issue, as expected from any type of software.

🔧 What are the main Battle.Net issues reported by players?

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