Starting with the Diablo III beta test, a new feature called Battle.net Balance was made available to store virtual currency purchased with real money to buy game-related services (character transfers, digital products like companions, and items in Diablo III's real-money auction house). The feature was released in the US region on February 6th, 2012. A couple of days later on February 8th, 2012, the feature was release for the Europe region.
The Battle.net Balance is accessed from Battle.net account management settings (upper right).
- Use of Battle.net Balance requires access to Account Management.