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Beneath a Starless Sky: Pillars of Eternity and the Infinity Engine Era of RPGs

By David Craddock, Feb 01, 2019 10:36am PST



"I posted to the appropriate subreddits. It was already submitted to a few!"

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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 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 ..."

- Gwyndion see all 15 comments

Baldur's Gate remade in 3D as Neverwinter Nights 2 mod

By John Keefer, Jun 05, 2013 3:45pm PDT

Baldur's Gate is a classic and one of the best RPGs of all time. But imagine what the game would look like in 3D. Well, you don't have to imagine any more as a fan-made mod to Neverwinter Nights 2 has launched, remaking the original game--and the Tales of the Sword Coast exp...


"That doesn't make any sense. BG1 was a 2D game in the Infinity engine, how would any of those ..."

- Vincent Grayson see all 18 comments

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 ..."

- snot3353 see all 14 comments

Baldur's Gate 3 almost made by Obsidian in 2008

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 17, 2012 6:00am PST

Fallout creator Black Isle Studios was supposed to continue BioWare's RPG series Baldur's Gate a decade ago with a third core game, but that vanished soon after being announced. Years after the developer shut down, though, Baldur's Gate 3 almost happened again, at the studio...


"I would play DA2 a thousand times before having to play Alpha Protocol again. Yea, that's a ..."

- asianwaste see all 14 comments

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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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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