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Does any information exist about the full names of Tristram inhabitants from the first Diablo?

At present, no. Stay a while, and listen.. There is very little back story given to the inhabitants of Tristram, apart from the few that make it into the third game (one way or another). References to ...
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Do monsters walk back through Town Portals in Diablo fiction?

In multiplayer in Diablo 2, access is party members only. Preventing those hostile to the caster from using the portal. An argument can be made for extrapolating from there that the portals can only ...
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How did Marius make it to Mephisto's secret lair in Diablo2?

They weren't nearly as active as they were during the events of Diablo 2. Deckard even mentions that when the player shows up to the rogue encampment in Act 1. Areas change a lot after the Dark ...
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Who were the heroes in Diablo?

As the other answers state, the Lore was very much not present in the first game, but exploded in the second. The only hard link to any of the PCs actually being a character in the game's lore is ...
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Do monsters walk back through Town Portals in Diablo fiction?

The lore indicates that these gates (or the practice to create the gates) were created by the Horadrim The Horadrim constructed numerous magical gateways between the mighty fortresses so that they ...
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What is the correct order to read the Diablo books series?

This page offers a publication history of the book series This page offers an in-universe chronology of the book series. Per Diablofans; What is important to note is that they do not have to be ...
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How does Diablo enter Tal Rasha's Tomb?

There are several things here to help patch up the holes in the plot. Firstly, in-game, the name "Horadric Staff" makes it appear as though there is only one. There was more than one Horadric Mage, ...
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How does the Worldstone work?

Nothing seems to indicate that the "weakening" of the Nephalem was a permanent effect. Before the games, Uldyssian, a nephylem who was "awakened" by Lilith, alters the Worldstone, allowing the ...
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Origin of "soul stones" as prison for souls

"soul gems" and imprisoning beings inside them comes from the adventures of Adam Warlock, which Jim Starlin wrote and drew for Marvel Comics. Starlin's comics specifically use the term "...
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What happened to the Heroes from Diablo 1?

To expand on the answer provided by AncientSwordRage, the backstory was retconned into Diablo 2; since there was very little provided in the first game. However, there were a few small hints (that ...
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