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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...
A celestial being of certain conviction, driven by moral absolutes, you take control of the Archangel who has risen from the heavens as the forces of evil mobilize in defiance of heavenly rule. Through a unique gesture-based control system, draw symbols on-screen to rain punishment on your foes. Tap and hold to power up a devastating energy beam, or use other touch gestures to teleport, unleash lightning storms or even resurrect foes to battle alongside you.