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...
Hoist the sails and get ready for a piratin' adventure, mateys! It's time to gather your crew, swab the decks and set sail with the newest adventure. In this multiplayer, all-ages adventure game, you'll be able to forge yer pirating legacy, creating a true scoundrel with a customized look and name. From there, pay a visit to the town, a place for low lives and pirating scum just like you. Here, you can forge new weapons, play the lottery to increase your gold count, and make improvements to your ship before you hit the high seas. Hidden gold purses are also about, along with the opportunity to steal from your neighbors. Because that's the pirating way!