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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...
You are Digital Pest Control, and it's up to you to eradicate the Microbot plague. They might look cute, but left alone they will infest the level. It's your job to guide the little vermin to the targets, where they will be blasted by your Exterminator-bot. Draw paths in any direction and the Microbots will blindly follow. Get them to the correct target to score. But watch out, they may need to make their way around each other, past obstacles or even have their colour converted.