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...
Zombies of all shapes, sizes, and flavors are waiting to spring forth and feast upon sweet human flesh, and it is going to take a lot more than a dull butter knife from Mom's kitchen to subdue and filet some of these crafty zombies. With a little practice, players will be bringing home the [zombie] bacon and collecting Cash which they can cash in for weapon upgrades, new weapons, and powerful new Super Attacks that will turn all zombies on the screen into piping hot piles of meat. It will take culinary precision and a steady hand, but those with the hunger...those who want it so bad they can taste it...those who are driven mad to see it wasted will turn the zombie apocalypse into a veritable Smörgåsbord!