Blizzard Boss Defends Diablo Immortal, Feels ‘Really Good’ About Its Launch

Blizzard’s controversial Diablo Immortal launched to big numbers and high revenue.

It also set off an ongoing debate about in-game purchases, digital

gambling, free-to-play mobile games, and addiction.

The massive publisher has mostly remained silent amid the negative headlines and criticism.

But in a new interview, Blizzard boss Mike Ybarra has defended

the game’s launch and its controversial monetization,

citing high app store reviews to claim that most players enjoy the game.

In yesterday’s wide-ranging interview with the LA Times, Blizzard President

Mike Ybarra talked about numerous topics, including the many issues Blizzard