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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...
Set in a post-apocalyptic future earth ravaged by nuclear war with the remnants of humanity struggling for survival, Oddland sees players take on the role of the Oddlander, an enforcer reminiscent of the gun slingers of the American Wild West, trying to establish law and order in a lawless world now overrun by brainless mutants, cold-bloodied thugs and oppressive factions controlling the last remaining resources.