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...
The game provides co-op zombie-killing for up to six players at a time, with unlockable persistent perks to level up your character. Add in Solo mode for offline play, more than 15 weapons, 9 zombie types, slow-motion ZEDtime. Shotguns, chainsaws, flamethrowers… not to mention a machete, fire-axe and much more. Weld doors shut to try and channel the specimens, buy time to heal up and reload. Even configure your own waves of zombies with the in-game tools “ or use the SDK to create complete new maps to play on.