Non-Player Characters: Act II
Atma
This widow runs Lut Gholein's biggest tavern, but times are hard for her since losing her son and husband to the horrors in the sewers beneath the city streets. Once you complete a quest for her, she convinces the townsfolk to give you a price break on items.

Location: Lut Gholein, northeast of town square
Quest: Radament's Lair
Merchant: No
 
Deckard Cain
Cain has travelled with you from Act I, and still serves the same functions: information and free identification of items.

Location: Lut Gholein, town square
Quest: The Horadric Staff
Merchant: No
 
Drognan
Drognan may look down his nose at you a bit, but his shop is the best place to go when you need magic items. This mage is fully stocked with scrolls, tomes, potions, staffs, wands, and sceptres, all of which you can pick up for a price. He'll also buy any of your spare equipment.

Location: Lut Gholein, near northeast corner
Quest: The Arcane Sanctuary
Merchant: Yes
 
Elzix
This ex-bandit has semi-retired to Lut Gholein and opened up shop as an arms dealer. He'll sell you a variety of items, such as armor and weapons, as well as take you on in a quick gamble for magical, rare, and set items.

Location: Lut Gholein, north of town square
Merchant: Yes
 
Fara
Fara is a former Paladin turned blacksmith, but her faith in you is still great. You'll be chatting with Fara quite a bit in Act II, as she will sell armor, weapons, magic items, and missiles for your monster-killing pleasure. She will also buy items from you and repair the ones you want to keep, in addition to healing wounds, removing afflictions, and restoring your mana.

Location: Lut Gholein, near the town square
Merchant: Yes
 
Geglash
This bum offers you some information if you're willing to talk to him, but otherwise isn't that remarkable or important.

Location: Lut Gholein
Merchant: No
 
Griez
Griez is a mercenary captain charged with protecting the city while the Palace Guard is busy elsewhere. He'll hire his men out to you for a price in case you need an extra sword arm to help you combat the monsters in the desert.

Location: Lut Gholein, northeast corner
Merchant: Yes
 
Jerhyn
Jerhyn is the leader of Lut Gholein, and is very troubled when you meet him. He has blocked off the entrance to the Palace and hired Griez to patrol the city streets. Once you earn his trust, Jerhyn will take you into his confidence and ask for your help.

Location: Lut Gholein, outside Palace
Quest: The Seven Tombs
Merchant: No
 
Kaelan
Kaelan blocks your entrance to the Palace until Jerhyn allows you passage.

Location: Lut Gholein, outside Palace
Merchant: No
 
Lysander
Lysander is a bit of a grouch, but he is willing to sell you a variety of potions and antidotes, plus buy back your excess ones. He takes a bit of warming up to, but he's definitely on your side.

Location: Lut Gholein
Merchant: Yes
 
Meshif
Meshif is a trader who keeps vigil over the sewer entrances and awaits Jerhyn's permission to disembark across the sea to the west. He will take you to the lands of Act III once you complete all the quests in Act II.

Location: Lut Gholein, by the docks
Merchant: No
 
Tyrael the Archangel

Tyrael is a mysterious, heavenly figure who attempts to thwart Diablo and Baal, with disasterous consequences.

Location: Tal Rasha's Chamber
Merchant: No
 
Warriv
Warriv is busy trading in Lut Gholein, preparing to take his caravan back west and replenish the Sisters' supplies. He can take you back to the lands of Act I at any time.

Location: Lut Gholein
Merchant: No
 
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