Classes for Diablo 2 are styles of play for each character of the game. Diablo 2 Classes are well-differentiated. Each class has different Stats, Skills and Appearance, which has a huge impact on how Players fight against the forces of evil. Note that some Weapons and Armor are also restricted by Class.

What Is The Best Class in Diablo 2?

All Diablo 2 Classes are viable for the game, and you can select each based on your playstyle and adapt your Build for performance. Although there are some Classes Builds that may elevate a certain character, all seven Classes are good enough to complete the game and enjoy its PVP features. The three most popular classes are:

  1. Paladin
  2. Sorcerer
  3. Druid

How Many Classes in Diablo 2?

There are 7 classes to pick from, each with a unique playstyle, abilities and skills. All classes can use the many weapons of the game, but some classes are more proficient or benefit more from specific types. See our Best Diablo 2 Builds page for details

Are Diablo 2 Classes Gender Locked?

Classes are gender locked in Diablo 2 Resurrected. Each class has a unique character that represents it.

Does Diablo 2 Feature Unique Loot?

Yes. See Weapons, Armor and Equipment for details on customization options, including Unique and Sets.



Each class in Diablo II: Resurrected has access to 30 unique skills. Which hero will you choose?


Diablo 2 Classes

Diablo 2 features five different character classes that players can choose from. The Barbarian is a physically strong class, capable of dealing heavy damage with melee weapons and wielding two-handed weapons with ease. The Assassin is a melee class that could specialize in martial arts, traps, or shadow magic, making them versatile and skilled at manipulating the environment. The Sorceress is a magic user, relying on spells to deal damage from afar and support her allies. The Amazon is a versatile class, able to use both ranged weapons and melee weapons effectively. The Necromancer is a summoner class, able to raise the dead and control them to do his bidding. The Paladin is a holy warrior, using his faith to heal and protect his allies while also wielding powerful weapons. Each class has its own strengths and weaknesses, providing a different gameplay experience. Players can further customize their characters with skill and attribute points as they progress through the game. All classes have class-specific Loot as well.


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A master of the javelin and bow, the Amazon reacts to combat situations with superhuman agility. She relies on magic prowess to enhance her significant martial abilities.



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A member of an ancient Vizjerei order founded to hunt down mages gone rogue, the Assassin is a martial arts expert who uses deadly traps and shadow disciplines to vanquish evil.



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A nomadic wanderer, the Barbarian combines brawn and ruggedness with a mastery of weapons, using devastating melee attacks along with war cries to boost his allies—or demoralize his enemies.



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A keeper of the wilds, Druids can shapeshift into vicious werewolf and werebear forms, command animal companions, and release primal spells of earth, fire, wind and cold to cataclysmic effect.



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A Necromancer’s dominion over life and death grants this grisly apothecary the ability to summon skeleton armies and golems, and to unleash baneful poison, curse, and bone skills upon his foes.


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A Paladin’s faith is his weapon and his shield. Exuding powerful auras, the Paladin combines martial prowess with protective enchantments to redeem the land and send demons back to the abyss.



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Commanding the elements, the learned Sorceress dispatches enemies from afar with calculated blasts of fire, cold, and lightning spells—invaluable skills against the armies of the Burning Hells.

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