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.
Yesterday, while cleaning up my media center, I found my copy of Ratchet & Clank: Into The Nexus, which I bought sometime before Christmas last year. I had been pretty excited about this game pre-release, what with it being the first "traditional", albeit shorter than usual,...
In the strategic city-building game, players will take on the role of loan manager for BRAC in Bangladesh. Based on real-world poverty issues, and ultimately guiding impoverished nations with microcredit education, World Agent BRAC tasks players with helping build successful communities in various slums, by giving microcredit loans to deserving borrowers. As the town grows and loans are repaid, players move up the BRAC corporate ladder. A portion of game revenue will support microcredit education for other areas including Africa and Latin America.