Most Recent Baldur's Gate News

The Not-Quite-Making of Baldur's Gate III and Chris Avellone Interview

Posted by ValH at 11:40 am on 11.12.2018 (1 month ago)

With a fresh batch of rumors about a possible Baldur's Gate sequel swirling around, the folks over at PCGamesN have reached out to...

Unconfirmed (Again): Baldur's Gate III in Development

Posted by BuckGB at 9:07 pm on 10.7.2018 (2 months ago)

We've heard rumors about a third Baldur's Gate installment for nearly the entirety of our 18+ year existence here at GameBanshee, ...

Pillars of Eternity and the Infinity Engine Era of RPGs Shacknews Mega-feature

Posted by ValH at 10:17 am on 10.6.2018 (2 months ago)

If you feel nostalgic for Interplay's Infinity Engine RPGs, or alternatively if you've enjoyed Obsidian Entertainment's Infinity E...

Baldur's Gate Retrospective - How BioWare Revolutionised the RPG

Posted by ValH at 12:36 pm on 09.30.2018 (2 months ago)

If you still remember the old BioWare, the BioWare that delivered us such role-playing classics like Baldur's Gate and Knights of ...

GOG Video Documentary - Preserving Gaming's Past & Future

Posted by ValH at 12:33 pm on 07.23.2018 (5 months ago)

While not explicitly RPG-related, the new Noclip documentary is dedicated to GOG's ongoing video game-preserving efforts, and it d...

James Ohlen Leaves BioWare for Tabletop RPG Publishing Venture

Posted by BuckGB at 4:17 am on 07.13.2018 (5 months ago)

There have been many key contributors to the success of BioWare since its inception back in 1995, and as lead designer on many of ...

The Five Best Years in PC Gaming History

Posted by BuckGB at 4:33 pm on 04.1.2018 (9 months ago)

PC Gamer has listed what they feel are the "top 5" best years for PC gaming, and while I don't think they go back far enough (1985...

A Beginner’s Guide to CRPGs

Posted by BuckGB at 3:05 pm on 10.15.2017 (1 year ago)

In case any of our readers have only just discovered the amazing world of CRPGs, you might be interested in checking out this begi...

The History and Return of Second-Generation CRPGs

Posted by BuckGB at 4:29 pm on 06.25.2017 (1 year ago)

While the article drops a selection of iconic CRPG title names from the 1980s and 1990s within its paragraphs, this "The History a...

Brian Fargo on IGN Unfiltered, Part 2

Posted by ValH at 4:25 pm on 06.22.2017 (1 year ago)

The second part of Brian Fargo's IGN Unfiltered interview is now live. The veteran developer talks about the good old days, the or...

BioWare's James Ohlen Talks Game Design

Posted by BuckGB at 2:57 am on 05.24.2017 (1 year ago)

Long-time BioWare designer James Ohlen was on hand at this week's Digital Dragons conference in Krakow, Poland, and as a result, t...

PC Gamer's History of RPGs

Posted by ValH at 9:55 am on 05.20.2017 (1 year ago)

Richard Cobbett, a well-known pundit when it comes to RPGs, has put together a comprehensive guide to PC RPGs, starting from way b...

Dungeons & Dragons in PC Gaming Through the Years

Posted by ValH at 12:46 pm on 05.18.2017 (1 year ago)

An editorial on PCGamesN takes a look at the symbiotic relationship between the behemoth of tabletop roleplaying, Dungeons & D...

Does Your Video Game Have Too Many Words?

Posted by ValH at 12:25 pm on 05.18.2017 (1 year ago)

On his personal blog, Jeff Vogel of Spiderweb Software says what we've all probably been thinking. That is – video games are...

Richard Cobbett on Video Game-Themed Food

Posted by ValH at 2:13 pm on 05.16.2017 (1 year ago)

If you're in a mood for some light-hearted riffing on the easy target of culinary video game tie-ins, Richard Cobbett's latest RPG...

A Modest History of the Desktop Dungeon

Posted by BuckGB at 2:08 am on 05.12.2017 (1 year ago)

While a good portion of the article is devoted to Planescape: Torment and its recently released Enhanced Edition, this "A Modest H...

The Murderous History of Mimics

Posted by BuckGB at 2:25 am on 05.9.2017 (1 year ago)

Having dealt with mimics for so many years across Dungeons & Dragons tabletop campaigns, D&D-based video games like Baldur's Gate ...

IGN's Top 100 RPGs of All Time, Part 4

Posted by ValH at 10:28 am on 05.5.2017 (1 year ago)

Now we're getting to the good stuff. The 4th part of IGN's top RPG list includes entries 21-40, with a fair share of must-have tit...

Brian Fargo to Retire After Wasteland 3 Releases

Posted by ValH at 11:47 am on 03.24.2017 (1 year ago)

It's a bit difficult to internalize but Brian Fargo's career in gaming will have spanned 38 years in 2019, when Wasteland 3 is sup...

Marcin Iwiński Interview

Posted by ValH at 12:21 pm on 03.19.2017 (1 year ago)

Marcin Iwiński, the co-founder of CD Projekt RED, has recently taken a trip down memory lane in an extensive interview with Glixe...

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