Artist Reveals Amazon and Sorceress Diablo 2: Resurrected Character Models
Activision Blizzard has released Diablo II: Resurrected. This brings a game from 2000 to modern consoles. Recently, one of the artists involved in the remaster shared the models for the Amazon and Sorceress characters with Activision Blizzard.
Hossein Diba shared recently their character models for Diablo 2. Resurrected’s Amazon and Sorceress. For comparison, the artist included images of the original Diablo2 Amazon as well as Sorceress. While both characters models are significantly improved over the originals and have a new look, Diba noted that Amazon’s outfit was made by another artist.
Hossein Diba said that the Diablo 2 Sorceress is his favorite figure. While the Sorceress’s color scheme has been changed to a brighter green, the original outfit is still very similar. Diba’s Sorceress features a skirt with a very detailed belt, which tightens the clothing at the navel.
Hossein Diba’s Amazon has many similarities to the original Diablo2 character model. The color scheme is almost identical to the original character model as well as the Amazon that Activision Blizzard used in Diablo2: Resurrected. From head to toe, the female hero is also dressed in bronze and leather armor. The headband of Diba’s Amazon is detailed and helps to keep the character’s hair in place.
The original Diablo 2 was a popular choice for a character model. However, Diablo 2’s gives fans a glimpse of Hossein Diba’s rendition of the hero that may have looked otherwise. Diba’s Amazon model is similar to the final Diablo 2: Resurrected model. It’s also more sexualized than the original model. Diba’s Amazon looks great considering she is an Amazon warrior.
Hossein Diba’s Diablo2: Resurrected characters models is more apparent in the close-up shots of the heroes. His Amazon’s stern expression hints at her readiness for battle. The Sorceress’s inquisitive gaze matches the characters’ unending need to be intellectual. The leather armor of the Amazon is intricate, and the staff of the Sorceress looks as if it came straight off the tree.
The final Sorceress and Amazon in Diablo 2 : Resurrected versions are both excellent, but Diba’s version would fit in perfectly. Many Twitter users praised Hossein Duba’s work on Sorceress. This could have inspired the artist to share more Diablo2: Resurrected work. Activision Blizzard has not yet indicated whether other Diba characters were included in the final Diablo2: Resurrected.