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*<span class=plainlinks>Classic [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diablo_II Diablo II] was released on 29 June 2000. Classic is played if the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diablo_II:_Lord_of_Destruction Lord of Destruction] expansion has not been installed; even if it has, Classic characters can be created by unchecking the Expansion Character box when creating a new character.
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* <span class=plainlinks>Classic [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diablo_II Diablo II] was released on 29 June 2000. Classic is played if the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diablo_II:_Lord_of_Destruction Lord of Destruction] expansion has not been installed; even if it has, Classic characters can be created by unchecking the Expansion Character box when creating a new character.
*Classic characters can be converted to Expansion characters.
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* Classic characters can be converted to Expansion characters.
*There are separate Ladders for Classic and Classic Hardcore. Titles awarded upon completion of each difficulty also differ:
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* There are separate Ladders for Classic and Classic Hardcore. Titles awarded upon completion of each difficulty also differ:
  
  
 
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|- valign=top align=center
!width=67 align=left rowspan=2|Title
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!width=67 align=left rowspan=2| Title
!colspan=3|Normal
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!colspan=3| Normal
!colspan=3|Hardcore
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!colspan=3| Hardcore
 
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!width=67|Normal
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!width=67| Normal
!width=67|Nightmare
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!width=67| Nightmare
!width=67|Hell
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!width=67| Hell
!width=67|Normal
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!width=67| Normal
!width=67|Nightmare
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!width=67| Nightmare
!width=67|Hell
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!width=67| Hell
 
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!Male
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! Male
|Sir
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| Sir
|Lord
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| Lord
|Baron
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| Baron
|{{Warn|=Count}}
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| {{Warn|=Count}}
|{{Warn|=Duke}}
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| {{Warn|=Duke}}
|{{Warn|=King}}
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| {{Warn|=King}}
 
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!Female
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! Female
|Dame
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| Dame
|Lady
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| Lady
|Baroness
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| Baroness
|{{Warn|=Countess}}
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| {{Warn|=Countess}}
|{{Warn|=Duchess}}
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| {{Warn|=Duchess}}
|{{Warn|=Queen}}
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| {{Warn|=Queen}}
 
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*Unless stated otherwise, the content of this wiki is only valid for the current patch of the Expansion. Major differences between Classic and Expansion are outlined below.
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* Unless stated otherwise, the content of this wiki is only valid for the current patch of the Expansion. Major differences between Classic and Expansion are outlined below.
 
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==Basic==
 
==Basic==
*Absence of the [[Rite of Passage (quest)|Rite of Passage]] quest means characters do not need to be a minimum level to advance to later difficulty levels.
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* Absence of the [[Rite of Passage (quest)|Rite of Passage]] quest means characters do not need to be a minimum level to advance to later difficulty levels.
*Player Chance of [[Block]]ing is not dependent on character level or [[Dexterity]]: it is simply the [[shield]]'s displayed chance to block (25% Increased Chance of Blocking on [[Twitchthroe|{{Ub|=Twitchthroe Studded Leather}}]] does not apply to shield's displayed chance to block, but it does apply to character screen's displayed chance to block).
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* Player Chance of [[Block]]ing is not dependent on character level or [[Dexterity]]: it is simply the [[shield]]'s displayed chance to block (25% Increased Chance of Blocking on [[Twitchthroe|{{Ub|=Twitchthroe Studded Leather}}]] does not apply to shield's displayed chance to block, but it does apply to character screen's displayed chance to block).
*[[Resistance]] penalty for player and [[mercenary]] is -20 in Nightmare and -50 in Hell. This applies to the following:
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* [[Resistance]] penalty for player and [[mercenary]] is -20 in Nightmare and -50 in Hell. This applies to the following:
**[[Fire Resist]]
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** [[Fire Resist]]
**[[Lightning Resist]]
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** [[Lightning Resist]]
**[[Cold Resist]]
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** [[Cold Resist]]
**[[Poison Resist]]
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** [[Poison Resist]]
**[[Poison Length Reduced]]
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** [[Poison Length Reduced]]
**[[Mana damage]] [http://www.theamazonbasin.com/d2/forums/index.php?showtopic=83268&view=findpost&p=916690]
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** [[Mana damage]] [https://www.theamazonbasin.com/forums/index.php?/forums/topic/120188-energy-shield-damage-taken-goes-to-mana-mana-burn/&do=findComment&comment=1488880]
**[[Stamina damage]] [http://www.theamazonbasin.com/d2/forums/index.php?showtopic=83268&view=findpost&p=916690]
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** [[Stamina damage]] [https://www.theamazonbasin.com/forums/index.php?/forums/topic/120188-energy-shield-damage-taken-goes-to-mana-mana-burn/&do=findComment&comment=1488880]
 
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==Class==
 
==Class==
*Only the five original classes are available:
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* Only the five original classes are available:
**[[Amazon]]
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** [[Amazon]]
**[[Barbarian (Diablo II)|Barbarian]]
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** [[Barbarian (Diablo II)|Barbarian]]
**[[Necromancer]]
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** [[Necromancer]]
**[[Paladin (Diablo II)|Paladin]]
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** [[Paladin (Diablo II)|Paladin]]
**[[Sorceress]]
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** [[Sorceress]]
 
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==Skill==
 
==Skill==
*[[Static Field]] can continue to be cast on targets with <= 33% life in Nightmare and <= 50% life in Hell.
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* [[Static Field]] can continue to be cast on targets with <= 33% life in Nightmare and <= 50% life in Hell.
*[[Whirlwind]] [[attack rate]] is unaffected by [[weapon speed]] or [[Increased Attack Speed]].
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* [[Whirlwind]] [[attack rate]] is unaffected by [[weapon speed]] or [[Increased Attack Speed]].
 
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==Item==
 
==Item==
*Stash size is 6x4, not 6x8 as in [[Expansion]].
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* Stash size is 6x4, not 6x8 as in [[Expansion]].
*Cannot equip a second weapon, set of weapons, or weapon and [[shield]], to swap weapons using a key or mouse button.
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* Cannot equip a second weapon, set of weapons, or weapon and [[shield]], to swap weapons using a key or mouse button.
*The following are not available:
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* The following are not available:
**[[Ethereal]] items [http://www.theamazonbasin.com/d2/forums/index.php?showtopic=47397&view=findpost&p=503222]
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** [[Ethereal]] items [https://www.theamazonbasin.com/forums/index.php?/forums/topic/92666-differences-between-classic-and-expansion/&do=findComment&comment=1138187]
**[[Jewel]]s
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** [[Jewel]]s
**[[Circlet]]s
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** [[Circlet]]s
**Charms
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** Charms
**Class-specific items:
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** Class-specific items:
***[[Amazon bow]]s, [[Amazon javelin]]s and [[Amazon spear]]s
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*** [[Amazon bow]]s, [[Amazon javelin]]s and [[Amazon spear]]s
***[[Primal helm]]s
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*** [[Primal helm]]s
***[[Shrunken head]]s
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*** [[Shrunken head]]s
***[[Auric shield]]s
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*** [[Auric shield]]s
***[[Orb]]s
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*** [[Orb]]s
**Elite [[item type]]s
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** Elite [[item type]]s
**[[Rune]]s
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** [[Rune]]s
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===Socket===
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* Only normal or superior [[helm]]s, [[Item type#Weapon|weapon]]s and [[shield]]s (but not [[body armor]]) can normally be socketed.
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* Socketed (1-2) [[Horadric_Cube#Socketed_weapon|magic weapons]] can only be created using the [[Horadric Cube]].
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* Rare items (including body armor) can only be [[Horadric_Cube#Rare_item_2|socketed]] (1) using the Horadric Cube.
 
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===Affix===
 
===Affix===
*Different magic and rare [[affix]]es are available. The following are unavailable:
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* Fewer magic and rare [[affix]]es are available. The following are unavailable:
**[[Chance to Cast]]
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** [[Chance to Cast]]
**[[Charged suffix]]es
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** [[Charged suffix]]es
*[[Javelin]]s, [[throwing axe]]s and [[throwing knife|throwing knives]] cannot have magic or rare affixes: they are only low, normal or superior quality. [[Charsi]] cannot imbue them as a reward for completing the [[Tools of the Trade]] quest.
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* [[Javelin]]s, [[throwing axe]]s and [[throwing knife|throwing knives]] cannot have magic or rare affixes: they are only low, normal or superior quality. [[Charsi]] cannot imbue them as a reward for completing the [[Tools of the Trade]] quest.
 
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===Set===
 
===Set===
*[[Set]]s containing Exceptional or Elite items are not available. Only the following are available:
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* [[Set]]s containing Exceptional or Elite items are not available. Only the following are available:
  
  
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*[[Angelic Raiment|{{Ub|=Angelic Raiment}}]]
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* [[Angelic Raiment|{{Ub|=Angelic Raiment}}]]
*[[Arcanna's Tricks|{{Ub|=Arcanna's Tricks}}]]
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* [[Arcanna's Tricks|{{Ub|=Arcanna's Tricks}}]]
*[[Arctic Gear|{{Ub|=Arctic Gear}}]]
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* [[Arctic Gear|{{Ub|=Arctic Gear}}]]
*[[Berserker's Arsenal|{{Ub|=Berserker's Arsenal}}]]
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* [[Berserker's Arsenal|{{Ub|=Berserker's Arsenal}}]]
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*[[Cathan's Traps|{{Ub|=Cathan's Traps}}]]
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* [[Cathan's Traps|{{Ub|=Cathan's Traps}}]]
*[[Civerb's Vestments|{{Ub|=Civerb's Vestments}}]]
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* [[Civerb's Vestments|{{Ub|=Civerb's Vestments}}]]
*[[Cleglaw's Brace|{{Ub|=Cleglaw's Brace}}]]
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* [[Cleglaw's Brace|{{Ub|=Cleglaw's Brace}}]]
*[[Death's Disguise|{{Ub|=Death's Disguise}}]]
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* [[Death's Disguise|{{Ub|=Death's Disguise}}]]
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*[[Hsarus' Defense|{{Ub|=Hsarus' Defense}}]]
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* [[Hsarus' Defense|{{Ub|=Hsarus' Defense}}]]
*[[Infernal Tools|{{Ub|=Infernal Tools}}]]
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* [[Infernal Tools|{{Ub|=Infernal Tools}}]]
*[[Iratha's Finery|{{Ub|=Iratha's Finery}}]]
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* [[Iratha's Finery|{{Ub|=Iratha's Finery}}]]
*[[Isenhart's Armory|{{Ub|=Isenhart's Armory}}]]
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* [[Isenhart's Armory|{{Ub|=Isenhart's Armory}}]]
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*[[Milabrega's Regalia|{{Ub|=Milabrega's Regalia}}]]
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* [[Milabrega's Regalia|{{Ub|=Milabrega's Regalia}}]]
*[[Sigon's Complete Steel|{{Ub|=Sigon's Complete Steel}}]]
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* [[Sigon's Complete Steel|{{Ub|=Sigon's Complete Steel}}]]
*[[Tancred's Battlegear|{{Ub|=Tancred's Battlegear}}]]
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* [[Tancred's Battlegear|{{Ub|=Tancred's Battlegear}}]]
*[[Vidala's Rig|{{Ub|=Vidala's Rig}}]]
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* [[Vidala's Rig|{{Ub|=Vidala's Rig}}]]
 
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===Unique===
 
===Unique===
*Exceptional and Elite [[Unique (item)|Unique]] items are not available.
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* Exceptional and Elite [[Unique (item)|Unique]] items are not available.
*Only the following [[Unique ring]]s are available:
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* Only the following [[Unique ring]]s are available:
**[[Nagelring|{{Ub|=Nagelring}}]]
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** [[Nagelring|{{Ub|=Nagelring}}]]
**[[Manald Heal|{{Ub|=Manald Heal}}]]
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** [[Manald Heal|{{Ub|=Manald Heal}}]]
**[[The Stone of Jordan|{{Ub|=The Stone of Jordan}}]]
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** [[The Stone of Jordan|{{Ub|=The Stone of Jordan}}]]
*Only the following [[Unique amulet]]s are available:
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* Only the following [[Unique amulet]]s are available:
**[[Nokozan Relic|{{Ub|=Nokozan Relic}}]]
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** [[Nokozan Relic|{{Ub|=Nokozan Relic}}]]
**[[The Eye of Etlich|{{Ub|=The Eye of Etlich}}]]
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** [[The Eye of Etlich|{{Ub|=The Eye of Etlich}}]]
**[[The Mahim-Oak Curio|{{Ub|=The Mahim-Oak Curio}}]]
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** [[The Mahim-Oak Curio|{{Ub|=The Mahim-Oak Curio}}]]
 
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===Horadric Cube===
 
===Horadric Cube===
*Following [[Horadric Cube]] recipes are not available:
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* Following [[Horadric Cube]] recipes are not available:
**[[Crafted item]]s
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** [[Crafted item]]s
**[[Horadric Cube#Create|Create]]
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** [[Horadric Cube#Create_2|Create]]
***[[Horadric Cube#Normal item|Normal item]]
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*** [[Horadric Cube#Normal_item|Normal item]]
***[[Horadric Cube#Magic item|Magic item]] 3 Perfect gems
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*** [[Horadric Cube#Magic_item_2|Magic item]] 3 Perfect gems
***[[Horadric Cube#Quest item|{{Cb|=Token of Absolution}}]]
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*** [[Horadric Cube#Quest_item_2|{{Cb|=Token of Absolution}}]]
***[[Horadric Cube#Portal|Portals]] to [[Pandemonium Event]] areas
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*** [[Horadric Cube#Portal_2|Portals]] to [[Pandemonium Event]] areas
**[[Horadric Cube#Socket|Socket]] Socketed items removed
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** [[Horadric Cube#Socket_2|Socket]] Socketed items removed
***[[Horadric Cube#Normal item 2|Normal item]]
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*** [[Horadric Cube#Normal item 2|Normal item]]
**[[Horadric Cube#Upgrade|Upgrade]]
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** [[Horadric Cube#Upgrade_2|Upgrade]]
***[[Horadric Cube#Rune|Rune]]
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*** [[Horadric Cube#Rune|Rune]]
***[[Horadric Cube#Rare item 3|Rare item]]
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*** [[Horadric Cube#Rare_item_3|Rare item]]
***[[Horadric Cube#Unique item|Unique item]]
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*** [[Horadric Cube#Unique_item|Unique item]]
**[[Horadric Cube#Repair|Repair]]
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** [[Horadric Cube#Repair|Repair]]
**[[Horadric Cube#Repair and recharge|Repair and recharge]]
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** [[Horadric Cube#Repair_and_recharge|Repair and recharge]]
 
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==Ally==
 
==Ally==
*[[Harrogath]] and its townspeople in Act V are unavailable.
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* [[Harrogath]] and its townspeople in Act V are unavailable.
*[[Mercenary|Mercenaries]] cannot follow characters between Acts.
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* [[Mercenary|Mercenaries]] cannot follow characters between Acts.
*Mercenaries cannot be given items or [[potion]]s.
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* Mercenaries cannot be given items or [[potion]]s.
*Mercenary screen is not available, so stats cannot be viewed.
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* Mercenary screen is not available, so stats cannot be viewed.
*[[Resistance]] penalty for mercenary is -20 in Nightmare and -50 in Hell. This applies to the following:
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* [[Resistance]] penalty for mercenary is -20 in Nightmare and -50 in Hell. This applies to the following:
**[[Fire Resist]]
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** [[Fire Resist]]
**[[Lightning Resist]]
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** [[Lightning Resist]]
**[[Cold Resist]]
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** [[Cold Resist]]
**[[Poison Resist]]
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** [[Poison Resist]]
**[[Poison Length Reduced]]
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** [[Poison Length Reduced]]
*[[Barbarian (mercenary)|Barbarian]] mercenary is unavailable.
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* [[Barbarian (mercenary)|Barbarian]] mercenary is unavailable.
*Mercenaries cannot be resurrected.
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* Mercenaries cannot be resurrected.
*[[Pet]]s cannot follow characters between Acts.
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* [[Pet]]s cannot follow characters between Acts.
 
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==Quest==
 
==Quest==
*[[:Category:Quests (Act 5)|Act 5 quests]] are unavailable.
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* [[:Category:Quests (Act 5)|Act 5 quests]] are unavailable.
*[[World Event]] is available, but [[Diablo (World Event)|{{Ub|=Diablo}}]] does not drop [[Annihilus|{{Ub|=Annihilus Small Charm}}]].
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* [[World Event]] is available, but [[Diablo (World Event)|{{Ub|=Diablo}}]] does not drop [[Annihilus|{{Ub|=Annihilus Small Charm}}]].
*[[Pandemonium Event]] is unavailable.
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* [[Pandemonium Event]] is unavailable.
 
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==Area==
 
==Area==
*[[:Category:Areas (Act 5)|Act 5 areas]] (including those of the [[Pandemonium Event]]) are unavailable.
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* [[:Category:Areas (Act 5)|Act 5 areas]] (including those of the [[Pandemonium Event]]) are unavailable.
*Area levels are different to those in Expansion.
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* Area levels are different to those in Expansion.
 
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==Monster==
 
==Monster==
*Monster types, [[:Category:Super Unique (Act 5)|Super Unique]] and [[boss]] monsters exclusive to [[Act 5]] (including the [[Pandemonium Event]]) do not spawn.
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* Monster types, [[:Category:Super Unique (Act 5)|Super Unique]] and [[boss]] monsters exclusive to [[Act 5]] (including the [[Pandemonium Event]]) do not spawn.
  
  
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!width=163|[[Animal]]
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!width=25%|[[Animal]]
!width=163|[[Construct]]
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!width=25%|[[Construct]]
!width=163|[[Demon]]
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!width=25%|[[Demon]]
!width=163|[[Undead]]
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*[[Nihlathak (boss)|{{Ub|=Nihlathak}}]]
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* [[Nihlathak (boss)|{{Ub|=Nihlathak}}]]
*[[Abominable]]
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* [[Abominable]]
*[[Baal's Minion]]
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* [[Baal's Minion]]
*[[Blood Lord]]
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* [[Blood Lord]]
*[[Death Mauler]]
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* [[Death Mauler]]
*[[Frozen Horror]]
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* [[Frozen Horror]]
*[[Siege Beast]]
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* [[Siege Beast]]
*[[Suicide Minion]]
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* [[Suicide Minion]]
 
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*[[Barricade]]
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* [[Barricade]]
*[[Barricaded Door]]
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* [[Barricaded Door]]
*[[Barricaded Tower]]
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* [[Barricaded Tower]]
*[[Catapult]]
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* [[Catapult]]
*[[Evil Demon Hut]]
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* [[Evil Demon Hut]]
*[[Prison Door]]
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* [[Prison Door]]
 
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*[[Baal|{{Ub|=Baal}}]]
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* [[Baal|{{Ub|=Baal}}]]
*[[Baal's Minion]]
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* [[Baal's Minion]]
*[[Demon Imp]]
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* [[Demon Imp]]
*[[Festering Appendage]]
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* [[Festering Appendage]]
*[[Minion of Destruction]]
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* [[Minion of Destruction]]
*[[Overseer]]
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* [[Overseer]]
*[[Putrid Defiler]]
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* [[Putrid Defiler]]
*[[Stygian Fury]]
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* [[Stygian Fury]]
*[[Succubus]]
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* [[Succubus]]
*[[Suicide Minion]]
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* [[Suicide Minion]]
 
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*[[Reanimated Horde]]
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* [[Reanimated Horde]]
 
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* [[Champion]] packs only contain Champions, with no Berserker, Fanatic, Ghostly or Possessed.
 
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==Reference==
 
==Reference==
*[http://www.theamazonbasin.com/d2/forums/index.php?showtopic=47397 Differences between Classic and Expansion] (General Diablo II Discussion)
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* [https://www.theamazonbasin.com/forums/index.php?/forums/topic/92666-differences-between-classic-and-expansion/ Differences between Classic and Expansion] (D2 General)
*[http://www.theamazonbasin.com/d2/forums/index.php?showtopic=83268 Energy Shield, Damage Taken Goes To Mana, Mana Burn] (Technical Discussion)
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* [https://www.theamazonbasin.com/forums/index.php?/forums/topic/120188-energy-shield-damage-taken-goes-to-mana-mana-burn/ Energy Shield, Damage Taken Goes To Mana, Mana Burn] (D2 Technical)

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