That is not to say Wolcen is without its criticisms, as a few players have voiced concern within Wolcen's system, even going as far as to Diablo IV Gold describe it as idle in just compiling all the game's abilities together in one skill tree, no matter what type of character a player selects. The system defies class systems, and the important factor here is that Wolcen provides a different flavor among ARPG's which players may desire. And for different players, awaiting Diablo 4, or even adhering together with Path of Exile, may better suit them.
What Can Diablo 4 Learn From Wolcen?
It has some time while Diablo 4 has some interesting features confirmed so far. The good thing is that Blizzard has stated it is looking and playing into other ARPGs, and hopefully, Wolcen can offer some ideas for inspiration, at least in the realm of a personality customization system.Diablo 4 may also take a few notes on some of Wolcen's downsides too. Some enthusiasts believe that Wolcen's images are better than Diablo 4's, although it might be true, Wolcen still has a long ways to go as far as hardware optimization is concerned. Considering that the isometric nature of these kind of games players anticipate a experience that ought to remain over or in 60 frames per second at all times.
As it sounds, Wolcen looks absolutely stunning and aims for a more realistic look, but struggles at keeping 50 frames per minute on very substantial settings in 4k, in spite of a 1080Ti video card, 16gb of ram, and the latest generation i7 processor, which is still considered best hardware by today's standards, especially for the ARPG. Diablo 4 still looks great, but it is going to have to run extremely smoothly and its hardware optimization ought to be top notch in order to satisfy those with a thirst for high quality graphics, especially when considering that Wolcen looks vividly breathtaking at times, despite its own frame rate issues.
For an ARPG, Wolcen also relies more heavily on timed combat maneuvers, such as dodge rolls to prevent enemy attacks that are key. It stands far above the status quo of buy Diablo Immortal Gold all while it is nowhere near games like Sekiro's complexity. In most ARPGs, players may get by on spamming enemies with attacks and unleashing enough mayhem to extract hordes before their gym even suggests potential threat.