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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...
Play a special version of the classic Dots & Boxes game on your iPad as if you were drawing on paper. Define the playground yourself:Imagine you are a poor little mouse, left alone in a recently closed restaurant. You've had a great time here before, always having more than enough to eat for you and your friends. Then for some unknown reason the restaurant suddenly closed. No new food came in and your friends moved on, while you didn't want to leave this place ...And it seems to have been a good choice. After a few weeks of suffering, a new owner moves in and opens a french kitchen. The first day, after hiding until all the clients and staff left the restaurant, you'll sniff around and find this big, delicious looking piece of cheese on the kitchen table. The only food left from a successful first day of the new restaurant. While flimsily moving towards it, you notice that you are not alone anymore! Some of your friends have come back, all hungry and all saw the cheese.They are your friends and, apart from not being strong enough to do so, you don't want to fight them. So, you decide to share the cheese based on a little game. You divide the cheese into squared pieces and each of you has to play for them.