Torchlight Infinite Adds Diablo Vet; Open Beta next Month

XD announces David Brevik has signed on as a consulting producer on Torchlight: Infinite, the upcoming action/RPG. Brevik was a co-founder and president of Blizzard North, and was instrumental in the creation of the Diablo franchise. This adds to the pedigree of this series, as Diablo veterans Max Schaefer and Erich Schaefer helped originate the Torchight series at Runic Games. "I will join the team as the consulting producer," explains Brevik. "And together we will make the most playable hack and slash game." The announcement goes on to say this will involve balancing Torchlight Infinite as it gears up for open beta testing. The announcement also says this open beta begins on October 12th:
XD Inc. are also excited to announce that the Torchlight: Infinite open beta test will go live next month on October 12. Completely free to access via PC and mobile, this latest version of the game will offer more content and updates (including the aforementioned monetization changes) with news on Torchlight: Infinite’s full launch date coming very soon.