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...
Game is about guiding a squad of 4 elite commandos through dangerous jungle, full of natural and unnatural hazards. Each squad member possess unique skills and weapons set, and serves its own tactical role in overcoming block-posts, ambushing enemy patrols, taking down bases by storm and eventually defeating powerful bosses. But that’s not easy as it sounds, our game will require from player careful strategic planning, good micro, and a bunch of time to finish.