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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...
What do you get when you combine five strange aliens, one tiny spaceship, and a whole heap of trouble? I dunno, but it sure is stupid. After accidently crash landing on Earth, Etno and his alien pals unwind from their latest calamity. With a moment break, the five hapless aliens find themselves on the run from an evil scientist, Dr. Sakarine, who collects aliens as a hobby. However, this evil professor and his hired henchman, Bolok, have plans for Etno and his friends which includes a comprehensive study of alien physiology. However, the aliens will have to do their best to find crazy solutions and escape the clutches and scalpels of the madman.