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...
Become an Alien, visiting the Earth. Everything will be very unfamiliar, and you will have to research on this savage, uncivilized and very dangerous territory. The locals will be opposing you, due to their ignorance and primal misbelieves, uncapable of understanding the greatness of your mission. Primitive weapons of earthlings, severe weather conditions and sometimes unpredictable behavior of the animals, that don't like to be studied, will be trying to prevent you from reaching your goal - but nothing can stop a real researcher.