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...
Trapped inside a towering inferno, players embody Terry Bristles, a fearless moustachioed hero, as he attempts to escape in the only direction he can - up! Players spin and jump from one peg to another to stay above the flames while avoiding burning beams, flaming vents, falling debris and loads more. Terry’s challenge is to collect coins and complete missions to unlock and upgrade new firefighting utilities and equipment. He uses power gloves, extinguishers, fire axes, bubbles, fire helmets and fire proof suits to climb farther and faster.