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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...
So you and your Elder made it through rain and snow in Silkwood. Well, we've added another dimension to the game. Resources. In SilkWood Spring, instead of collecting berries to later be traded for tools, you now have to grow plant's and chickens instead. And that requires maintaining the right temperature and amount of rain. With SilkWood's Real-Weather system, you'll have to search around the globe to find the right conditions for resources you want to grow. Failing to do so will cause your plants and chickens to die.