'Diablo 3' Easter egg is an appropriately colorful treat

Diablo 3's biggest Easter Egg — folks familiar with the franchise might have a good idea of what we're talking about here — has been discovered by four of the game's most intrepid players.

Diablo 3's biggest Easter egg — folks familiar with the franchise might have a good idea of what we're talking about here — has been discovered by four of the game's most intrepid players.

This may count as spoiler territory for those of you who want to experience Diablo 3 without any prior knowledge of the twists and turns of the catacombs within. We'll give you a second to abandon ship, if you fall into that category.

Seriously, it's spoiler time.

Diablo-iii-error-37-error-3006-error-315300

Okay, so it's not exactly the Secret Cow levels of Diablo games past, but it's pretty darn close: Players who manage to find the right rare drops off the right rare mobs can open up a portal to Whimsyshire, a colorful, unicorn-filled realm of wonder and mystery. And rainbows. And Happy Clouds.

The area appears to be a reference to some initial backlash over Diablo 3's art style, which is a great deal more colorful than the dark and drab hallways of the series' previous installments.

If you can't resist Whimsyshire's siren call — it's got achievements and rare loot! — then you can follow the instructions of this Blizzard forum post to find out how to get there. For now, check out the video below.

More from Polygon

Polygon goes to Poland

  • DOTA 2 gameplay video

  • Battleborn debut trailer

  • Fortnite preview

  • Who is Hatsune Miku?

Latest Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.
Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5353_tracker