Is Diablo 4 Down? How to Check D4 Server Status

Wondering if the Diablo 4 servers are down? Here's how to check the server status.

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Are you sitting in queue or trying to log in and wondering: Is Diablo 4 down? The answer to that question is as easy as checking the D4 server status. However, if you don’t know where to look, that’s not much help. Indeed, knowing whether the game is experiencing server-side issues can help you troubleshoot any problems you may run into. After all, it could be an issue with your internet connection or setup. Below, we’ll briefly go over how to check the Diablo 4 server status.

Are Diablo 4 Servers Down? Here’s How to Find the Current Server Status

There are several ways to check the server status for Diablo 4 and see if the game is experiencing issues that may cause login errors or other pesky things like the unable to find valid license bug. My experience with the game’s open beta periods means that it’s likely quite a few issues will arise around launch, tapering off the further out we get. You may also hit errors like 34202 or 300008, all indicators of server problems.

Regardless, these issues can appear at any time, so knowing how to check server status is always a good idea.

  • The first place to look is the official Diablo 4 server status page, which will list the current problems for the game. For example, I took a look soon after the game’s Early Access launch, and the primary issues were that D4 was lagging, frequently disconnecting, and strapped with high latency.
  • The second place you should look if you’re wondering about the Diablo 4 server status is the D4 Down Detector. While not an official means of communication between Blizzard and fans, I suggest Down Detector because it’s reasonably reliable and gives you data quickly. Based on user reports, you can get a good idea of how widespread the outage is at a glance. “
  • The next best places to check if Diablo 4 is down are the Diablo 4 forums and Blizzard tech support forums for the game. Just like with Down Detector, these forums tend to update quickly, with developers often responding with relatively frequent updates, answering questions, and providing useful information on the current issues. You can also tell if server outages or other bugs/errors are affecting specific platforms like PC, PlayStation, or Xbox.
  • Though the official Diablo 4 Twitter account seems like the logical first place to look when trying to figure out if D4 is down, I’ve found that the account can be slow to put out alerts and updates. At the game’s Early Access launch, forum posts had been up for more than an hour without an official tweet from the account.

Those are the primary ways to check the Diablo 4 server status. They should give you a good idea of whether D4 is down or if you may have a problem on your end. Indeed, it’s always good to check your internet and router status just to be sure. It never hurts to restart or your device, either. For more tips and walkthroughs, head over to our Diablo 4 guides page.

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Jonathan Moore

Jonathan Moore is the Editor-in-Chief of GameSkinny and has been writing about games since 2010. With over 1,200 published articles, he's written about almost every genre, from city builders and ARPGs to third-person shooters and sports titles. While patiently awaiting anything Dino Crisis, he consumes all things Star Wars. He has a BFA in Creative Writing and an MFA in Creative Writing focused on games writing and narrative design. He's previously been a newspaper copy editor, ad writer, and book editor. In his spare time, he enjoys playing music, watching football, and walking his three dogs. He lives on Earth and believes in aliens, thanks to Fox Mulder.