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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...
The kingdom is in crisis! All the gems (which produce the kingdoms energy) have mysteriously gone missing from the vaults, leaving the it in disarray! Players follow a concerned citizen through his selfless journey volunteering in the mines. As he tries to do his part by replenishing the kingdom's gem supply as fast as he can, he's confronted with mysterious events going on underground.