PREVIEWSPillars of Eternity Preview
For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
This is a free roaming open world fantasy RPG set in the rich world of Argaan. It features a multitude of compelling and challenging quests, demanding combat, mysterious NPC characters and an immersive plot. The story picks up 10 years after the events of Gothic 3. The hero from the [previous titles is now king. But mysterious forces have blackened his soul. After a seemingly unprovoked attack which wipes out an entire village, the sole survivor, a shepherd, sets out on the quest for answers and revenge.