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...
Gameplay: Great AI, You can customize them and you have a few modes to play on as well as some cool weapons. And doing a pelvic thrust with "Fat Boy" on is hillarious.
Controls: You can make your own controls so whats the point!
Graphics/Sound: Great job, the textures and polys are done well. The splatering of a decapitated head and the blood is done well. All the weapons sound great. Music is great. But some characters look blocky.
Multiplayer: Why people bought the game, a 16 player deathmatch between pros and even a CTF match can be as exciting as the Superbowl.
Replayability: The incredible Multiplayer can keep you coming back over and over again.