Many players may wonder whether Diablo 4 features pay to win elements. The answer is no. In a recent quarterly update, Blizzard confirmed that Diablo 4 is designed to focus on in-game progression, rather than offering powerful upgrades for purchase.
Blizzard stated that "capping paragon points in Diablo 4 ensures that your effort and skill—measured by both dexterity and theorycrafting—determine how powerful your character becomes." The game's season design is meant to enable all players to progress through gameplay alone, rather than relying on pricey microtransactions.
This approach is a welcome departure from the microtransactions present in Diablo Immortal, and it appears that Diablo 4 will follow in the footsteps of its predecessor, Diablo 3.
Overall, Diablo 4 does not include pay to win mechanics, and players can expect to rely solely on their skills and dedication to progress through the game.