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...
Captain Blake, the famous explorer, has discovered a lost pyramid filled with treasures of unimaginable value. The route through the pyramid is blocked by stone doors that stand between Blake and the treasure, opening only if beams of light fall on their receptor crystals. Help Captain Blake reach the heart of the pyramid by using mirrors and crystals to Guide the Light! Every chamber contains a unique puzzle and you'll have to learn new skills to get through in one piece. Sometimes you'll need to split and combine light colours, bounce light around mazes and even work against the clock to escape the pyramid's fiendish traps.