Welcome to Dream of Harrogath, A private Diablo 2 server (1.13c)
This Mod is dedicated to all the Diablo 2 Fans out there that like the
game to be played as it was intended.
We focus on giving you a Blizzard like experience with some exciting changes!
These include: higher experience rate, Custom Items, Runewords and Cube Recipes! to make the game more challenging we decided to add Bigger monster surround by smaller ones all over the Acts. We are doing are Best to keep the Game Balanced in Player versus Monster and Player versus Player. More info on the changes made HERE.
We are live 24/7 so feel free to play any time you like and have fun! The server runs supported by donations, if you feel like giving us a hand with a Donation you will get rewarded with some items, a full list can be viewed HERE
Below you will find information on how to Apply the Patch and How to Connect. More information can be found via the side links and the forums, while you're there why not Introduce yourself?
You will have to own a copy of Diablo 2 on which you will apply our Patch.
Our installer will apply everything for you and the installed launcher will always make sure that you have the latest patch updated!
After the installation the Game Launcher should open automatically. Click Play and you are done!
In case of the Game not starting as it should follow this guide HERE and use it on the D2Loader.exe
If it is crashing on connection check your Data Execution Preventionon the D2Loader.exe
and add it on the list by following the instructioins below.
Windows 8 & 10
The installer will install the following:
Dream of Harrogath Game Launcher (\Diablo II)
1.13c DLL's (\Diablo II)
D2Loader (\Diablo II)
Reg File (\Diablo II)
Maphack (\Diablo II\Stings map hack for 1.13c)
AutoTele (\Diablo II\Stings map hack for 1.13c\AutoTele 1.4)
It is NOT recommended to install it manually! So if you followed the steps above ignore this part. It is important to remember to check for patch updates otherwise you may notice strange results such as incorrect or missing animations or incorrect item stats and in some cases a crash can occur.
the patch its self is named Patch_D2.mpq
which resides in the root Diablo II folder by default this is
C:\Program Files\Diablo II
Download and extract the official Diablo 2 1.13c DLL Files into the root directory of your diablo 2 folder.
Offcial Diablo II 1.13c DLL's | Download
Download and extract the Dream of Harrogath Patch into the root directory of your diablo 2 folder.
Dream of Harrogath Patch: http://dreamgaming.co.uk/files/PatchFiles/0.2/Patch_D2.mpq
the number "0.2" inside the link is the version which will change in future updates so you will have to check the version in the Change Log and modify the link to get to the correct version.
To connect to our realm you need to change the server Diablo II trys to connect to, this can be done by changing an entry in the registry under [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Battle.net\Configuration] although we don't recommend editing your registry unless you know what you are doing therefore we only provide details on how to connect using the Blizzard battle.net gateway editor
Extract the .exe from bnet_gateway_editor.zip and run it
(you can place it in the root Diablo II folder and create a shortcut)
Then launch the tool and be sure to select the Diablo tab at the bottom, Press 'Add Gateway', You will see the following window
The important value here is 126.96.36.199, Name just identify's the entry.