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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...


"Oh I thought you meant it in a very detrimental way and I wasn't sure if that was meant to be ..."

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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced interview: making a classic better

By John Keefer, Nov 16, 2012 12:30pm PST

The Baldur's Gate series was a classic for the PC, and the announcement that it was being enhanced with updated technology and new content created quite a positive buzz in RPG circles. Now, with the game set to launch in less than two weeks, we had a chance to chat with Beam...


"I feel the same man, for me, BG2 is my ultimate all time fave...<3 Viconia <3"

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Sony wanted Baldur's Gate Enhanced for PSN

By John Keefer, Nov 15, 2012 12:30pm PST

Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition is inching closer to release at the end of this month on PC, Mac and iPad, but Beamdog President Trent Oster said in an exclusive Shacknews interview that Sony wanted the rework of the classic RPG for the PlayStation Network as well.


"Wow, you are really something else. I'm glad I went back to read your response. Just proves my ..."

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced release moved up to November 28

By John Keefer, Nov 02, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Those of you upset by the delay of the updated and enhanced version of Baldur's Gate get a small reprieve: The release date has been moved up by two days to November 28.


"Just bought a Galaxy Note 2. I think this game will be great with the S Pen."

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced delayed until November 30

By John Keefer, Sep 14, 2012 12:15pm PDT

As fans bask in the excitement of one new old-school-style RPG being announced, we are hit with some not-so-good news from on Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition. Beamdog has announced the game is being delayed until November 30.


"Well, this solves the debate to play Borderlands 2 or BGEE for me."

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced to have cross-platform co-op

By Steve Watts, Jul 30, 2012 9:00am PDT

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition will a include cross-platform co-op across PC, Mac, Android, and iPad.


"Day one buy for me. I still load up my original copies of the BG games throughout the years ..."

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced's new character, mission, and area revealed

By John Keefer, Jul 26, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Beamdog promised a new character for the Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition, and we have a first look at who it is. Also: details on the all-new stand-alone adventure, The Black Pits.


"And my whole point is that it looks like BG and that BG just hasn't aged all that well and that ..."

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Paid DLC planned for Baldur's Gate Enhanced

By John Keefer, Jul 02, 2012 9:30am PDT

It's always fun watching Trent Oster's tweets if you are following the development of Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition. Now we know about DLC coming for the game.


"If this whets their whistle to getting started on Baldur's Gate III... then go for it. Do what ..."

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced lead writer announced

By John Keefer, Apr 26, 2012 1:00pm PDT

The team making Baldur's Gate Enhanced has always promised new content, and they have added a new lead writer with experience writing in the Forgotten Realms universe.


"If you get a chance read his Pathfinder books. They are pretty good."

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced to get higher level cap, no Wii U

By John Keefer, Apr 16, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Beamdog's Trent Oster continues to leak small bits off information on Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition via Twitter. We do a roundup of some of his latest tweets.


"Will they have proper monitor support for people with multiple monitors?"

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced coming to Mac OS X

By John Keefer, Mar 29, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Beamdog unveiled the newest platform for the Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition, Mac OS X.


"Hmm. I might have bought this if it was on Steam, to get it on both PC and Mac. But if they're ..."

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Baldur's Gate Enhanced success could lead to a new Torment

By John Keefer, Mar 28, 2012 3:45pm PDT

A success with Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition could lead to more projects, including an enhanced Planescape: Torment.


Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition coming to iPad

By John Keefer, Mar 22, 2012 11:55am PDT

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition is coming to the iPad this summer.


"It's kind of crazy when you think about it. One of the deepest and richest RPG's ever made ..."

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Baldur's Gate 3 is a 'long-term goal' of Beamdog

By John Keefer, Mar 19, 2012 9:00am PDT

It's still a ways from reality, but Beamdog's team of ex-BioWare devs have a goal to make Baldur's Gate 3 and may use Kickstarter to do it.


"That's a good goal for sure, but let's see bgee be done correctly first"

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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition announced

By John Keefer, Mar 15, 2012 12:20pm PDT

The web site has been teasing for too long, but now we finally know what's going on with the new Baldur's Gate. It's Enhanced!


"Although Planescape is probably the most well written game ever made, it's for that reason it ..."

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