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Siege of Dragonspear Gets Support From Wizards of the Coast in Transgender Flap

By John Keefer, Apr 08, 2016 8:15am PDT

The director for Dungeons & Dragons issues statement in support of developer Beamdog.


"You've decided what is right and what is wrong. As a result, your equating absolute drivel with ..."

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Baldur's Gate expansion flooded with negative reviews due to presence of transgender character

By David Craddock, Apr 05, 2016 6:00am PDT

Traumatized gamers forced to click through NPC's backstory respond with vitriol, Internet posts.


""I don't like writing about straight/white/cis people all the time. It's not reflective of the ..."

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Baldur's Gate getting 25-hour long expansion that bridges both games

By Daniel Perez, Jul 10, 2015 8:38am PDT

Beamdog is developing an expansion to Baldur's Gate that will bridge the gap between the original title and its sequel.


"Hopefully the made it where when someone starts a conversation everyone's screen doesn't pop to ..."

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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition now on Android

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2014 2:00pm PDT

It's taken so long that its sequel is already out on other platforms, but Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition is now available for Android.


"I had no issues with villagers. Getting in doors sometimes was tricky but after a bit you learn ..."

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Baldur's Gate 2: Enhanced Edition strikes down on iPad

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 16, 2014 1:00pm PST

Baldur's Gate 2: Enhanced Edition is now enhancing iPads with a gaggle of new expansions, remastered art, and a whole lot of new dialogue.


Baldur's Gate 2: Enhanced Edition coming in November

By Steve Watts, Aug 30, 2013 1:30pm PDT

Baldur's Gate 2: Enhanced Edition has been slated for November 15 on PC. It will come to iOS and Android sometime later.


"Ok, maybe that one is new? Last time I tried was several years ago. Regardless, you still have ..."

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Baldur's Gate 3 still possible, but Beamdog 'demoralized' by legal woes

By John Keefer, Jun 25, 2013 2:00pm PDT

"Baldur's Gate 3, we are still interested in the concept, but currently I'd say were very demoralized,"


"The sooner they fix this, the better, since the only way to get it now is through illegitimate ..."

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced pulled over 'contractual issues'

By John Keefer, Jun 20, 2013 6:00am PDT

A contractual dispute with "a publishing partner" has forced Beamdog to pull Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition from its store and Steam, also leaving in doubt the future of the upcoming sequel of Baldur's Gate 2 Enhanced.


"These Infinity Engine games have always been tricky. Look at BG for example - Bioware ..."

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Baldur's Gate 2 Enhanced already has 350,000 words of new content

By John Keefer, May 24, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Things have been awfully quiet from Beamdog after the release of Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition. We know they are working on DLC for the game, and also a Baldur's Gate 2: Enhanced, so we contacted them to find out just what was going on in the land of Faerun.


"I am pretty far in on the iOS version on the iPad. When it was first released it had some ..."

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced coming to Mac this week

By Steve Watts, Feb 20, 2013 9:00am PST

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition is launching for Mac OSX this Friday, February 22. It will be available directly through Beamdog at first, and will come to the Mac App Store sometime later.


"How did the iOS port turn out? Were people generally happy with the UI or were there lots of ..."

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced now on Steam, but 'very basic'

By John Keefer, Jan 17, 2013 1:00pm PST

Fans seeking to try the Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition were a bit miffed when the game originally launched only through publisher Beamdog and not on Steam. Well, the fans got their wish, but the version apparently isn't up to par with the current game.


"The full release version is great, it's just the Steam version which is funky."

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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition finally available for iPad

By John Keefer, Dec 07, 2012 7:45am PST

After a delay of more than a week, Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition has finally been released for the iPad. The PC version came out on November 28, but the iPad version had been delayed because of a crash bug found by Apple.


"The fact they had to put in a preference for that should indicate that it was a bad UI decision ..."

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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition review: classic reborn

By John Keefer, Nov 28, 2012 10:45am PST

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition has modified a great RPG with new content and characters that hold true to the spirit and style of the original. Throw in the continued replayability to an already massive game, dropping $20 on this should be a no-brainer for those wanted to r...


"Hehe got that working too, though the controls are a little odd with the touch screen. Come to ..."

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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition delayed on iOS

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 28, 2012 9:00am PST

The revamped Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition was supposed to launch today for iThings alongside its PC counterpart, but a last crash bug in the final build has seen it held up. It'll probably be next week before you can return to the Forgotten Realms on your iPad, developer ...


"iirc they have a client that does the one time download/activation then gets out of the way and ..."

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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition trailer shows gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 23, 2012 8:00am PST

The shiny release of Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition will indeed arrive on PC next week, developer Overhaul Games has confirmed, so come celebrate by watching a trailer showing off retro RPG action. What does it look like? Well, you know, like Baldur's Gate but a bit enhance...


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