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...
Shogun: The ultimate position in Japan's warrior culture. The Shogun ruled all of Japan, and all had to pay him tribute. It was only a matter of time before the real-time strategy genre focused on Medieval Japan, but we're glad it did. Reminiscent of Myth, Shogun: Total War is a beautiful game that truly captures the carnage of ancient warfare.
Conquer all of Japan province by province as your technology improves and your army grows. This demo is basically a training mission that teaches you the basics of control and lets you lead your troops into battle. May your honor guide you.