Like you, many players out there just can’t wait to preload Diablo 4 early access. And especially for the fans, the developers have decided to give a chance to play the game a few days before its official release. However, you can have first-hand experience only if you have pre-ordered the Deluxe & Ultimate Edition. If you already have one of those two versions, then you can dive into the Sanctuary now, depending on which region you are in. For your convenience, below we have mentioned all the steps to Preload and play Diablo IV easily.
How to Play Diablo 4 Early Access (Preload Xbox, PC, PS)
Here are the steps to preload & play Diablo 4 early access on Xbox Series X/S, PC, PS4 & PS5. Before you start the process ensure that you have enough space to download the game. For PC you’ll need at least 90 GB, and for Consoles up to 73 to 78 GB.
- Steps to Preload on PC
- First, head to Battle.net.
- Next, go to Games and open the All Games section
- There, search for Diablo IV and click on the dropdown Menu under the Game Verison.
- After that, simply select the Diablo 4 option and download the game.
- Steps to Preload on Xbox
- First, head to the Xbox Store on your console.
- There, pre-order the Diablo IV if you haven’t already.
- After that, click on Download to Console and that’s it.
- Steps to Preload on PS4 & PS5
- First, head to PlayStation Store on your console.
- Next, pre-order the Diablo IV if you haven’t already.
- After that, go to Library and click on Diablo 4.
- Then, simply hit the Preload option and that’s it.
Now you know the steps to preload Diablo 4 early access if you have the Deluxe & Ultimate edition. If the game is still not available in your region then scroll down to know more details about the dates & times.
Diablo 4 Early Access Dates & Times (All Regions)
As mentioned earlier, the Deluxe & Ultimate Edition owners are going to get to experience the game early. However, some regions will still have a little delayed access to the Diablo IV than others.
- US West Coast will get early access on June 1, Thursday at 4 PM (PDT)
- US East Coast will get early access on June 1, Thursday at 7 PM (EDT)
- UK will get early access on June 2, Friday at 12 AM (BST)
- Europe will get early access on June 2, Friday 1 AM (CEST)
That’s all you need to know about how you can Preload Diablo 4 and the early access dates & times. While you’re here check out, if you should play Softcore or Hardcore mode. Also, take a look at the list of free cosmetics you’ll be getting from the KFC promo.