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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...
See how long you can last against the nearly unlimited and tenacious gremlin horde armed only with a shotgun and a grin. Unique enemies await you, such as the Piker, a weak gremlin that normally you can simply shove out of your way by running into them. Be warned however that an enraged Piker isn't so easy to push aside. The long lived Bloomer, the tanks of the Gremlin Horde, will block your escape paths. The deadly Sapper, armed with a barrel of tnt and the IQ of pudding, INSANE pudding.