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...
Countless hours have been spent piloting this intrepid Prince in his quest to rescue the fair maiden. Nowadays, for some unknown reason, folks feel nostalgic about old video games. Granted, some were great, but is it necessary to remake every old game? In a word, yes. With few limits placed on PC games and ever increasing hardware, many old games are getting a cyber-facelift. Such is the case with Prince of Persia 3D. This game is like nothing you remember. Sure, the goal is still to rescue the princess, but the Prince now has the freedom of the third dimension. One question: If the Prince of Persia and Hadji (from Johnny Quest) got in a fight, who would win? Randy Savage.