The following is a list of quotations from Xul.


  • "Ah yes, that does explain your presence. Very good."
The Butcher
  • "Ah, a Butcher! Glad you're on our side."
  • "Very charming."
Demon (Azmodan, Diablo, The Butcher, etc.)
  • "Once this fight has concluded, ours will be just beginning, demon."
  • "I have never consorted with demons. I have no intention of starting now."
  • "Do you think you can put aside our differences for this fight, Diablo?"
  • "I know. Too bad you can't. Or have you forgotten the last time?"
  • "You're from Sanctuary! Perhaps you know why my Tome of Town Portal isn't working?"
  • "It's only been a long time to you."
  • "An aura of natural magic swirls about you. Interesting."
  • "Come now. Death has been here all along."
  • "And what in the Burning Hells are you?"
  • "That sound is rather chilling..."
Nephalem (Kharazim, Nazeebo, Sonya, Valla, etc.)
  • "So you're the next generation. Think you can keep up with an old man?"
  • "Hmm. Nephalem. So the legends are true... This should be interesting."
  • "Archangel Tyrael, it is good to see you continue to fight for the Balance."
  • "Tyrael! I'm glad to see you survived the Worldstone's destruction."
  • "All who oppose me... Beware."
  • "That... I am."
  • "Try not to die out there. I'd hate to have to summon a skeleton from your corpse."

Kills Edit


  • "Merely a boy, masquerading as a god of death."


  • "Duriel was tougher, and he was a giant maggot."
  • "The Balance will be restored, demon!"

Nephalem (except Nazeebo)

  • "And I'm not even a Nephalem."

The Butcher

  • "The Balance will be restored, demon!"


  • "Lord Diablo, I have bested you!"


  • "I have no use for undead that refuse to obey."

Angel (Auriel, Malthael, Tyrael)

  • "Apologies, angel, but those who upset the Balance will fall."

Undead (Sylvanas, Stitches)

  • "What a waste of undead flesh."


  • "You're right, scythes are nice."


  • "The dead are meant to serve, Witch Doctor, not be served."

Clicked Edit

  • "It is time." (Upon selection)
  • "Must you disturb me?"

Humorous Edit

  • ”What is it?”
  • "Hmm? Oh, yes, the scythe is new to me as well. But I must admit I'm starting to like it."
  • "There are only two things that are inescapable. Death, and... Um... You know what? I forget what the second one was. Let's just go with death twice."
  • "My my. Death becomes you."
  • "We, the Priests of Rathma, have been charged to maintain the Balance. But it seems many do not understand what it is. Think of the Balance as a net. An unknowable safety net that keeps your soft, pink, insignificance from being consumed by oblivion. My charge is to maintain that net. Now... Thank me!"
  • "The leader of the Necromancers is known as... The Deathspeaker. Three guesses what he likes to talk about."
  • "In my day, no-one would believe you if you said Nephalem were real. And yet, here they are. And six of them no less. Rather excessive, isn't it?"
  • "You think this is difficult? Hah. You're not even playing in hardcore mode."
  • "You reap what you sow. And I sow the seeds of death."
  • "Yes, I bring people back from the dead. But it's not a pretty picture."
  • "For the last time, a Necromancer does not romance the dead. That's a necro... you know what? Never mind."
  • "Someday, I'm going to have to figure out something to do with all these ears I've collected. Maybe I'll make a belt or something."
  • "Bring out your dead you say? Don't mind if I do."
  • "Maintaining the Balance is difficult. But you buff an angel here, nerf a demon there, and the job gets done."

Other Edit

  • "So that's what death feels like. I miss it already." (upon revival)
  • "Hm? No corpse run? Oh, I like this." (upon revival)
  • "The Great Cycle of Being begins anew." (upon revival)
  • "There is more to do, it seems." (upon revival)