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Brian Fargo to Retire After Wasteland 3 Releases

Posted by ValH at 11:47 am on 03.24.2017 (5 days 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 week ago)

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

Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear Collector's Edition Update

Posted by BuckGB at 1:36 am on 03.2.2017 (1 month ago)

Those of you in Europe who pre-ordered a copy of the Siege of Dragonspear: Collector's Edition don't have too much longer to wait ...

Baldur's Gate: Inspiring Easter Eggs Since 1998

Posted by BuckGB at 6:21 am on 02.25.2017 (1 month ago)

In an effort to cast light on several of the games that have incorporated an Easter Egg or two in honor of BioWare's original Bald...

Chris Avellone Livestream Interview

Posted by ValH at 11:29 pm on 02.4.2017 (1 month ago)

The one and only Chris Avellone participated in a livestreamed interview with Colm Larkin, the creator of Guild of Dungeoneering f...

Feargus Urquhart Video Interview

Posted by ValH at 2:35 pm on 02.1.2017 (2 months ago)

Feargus Urquhart recently appeared on IGN Unfiltered, IGN's monthly interview show. It ran for a little over an hour, during which...

Beamdog's The Familiar on Giving Old Concept Art New Life

Posted by ValH at 12:32 pm on 01.25.2017 (2 months ago)

In 2016, the folks at Beamdog had a neat idea – to publish a CRPG/Baldur's Gate-themed digital magazine. They called it The ...

Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear Collector's Edition Shipping Next Week

Posted by BuckGB at 2:43 am on 01.11.2017 (2 months ago)

It's been nearly a full year since we pre-ordered our physical copies of the Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear Collector's Editi...

Josh Sawyer Interview

Posted by ValH at 12:27 pm on 12.28.2016 (3 months ago)

RPG Codex has published an interview they conducted with Obsidian Entertainment's Josh Sawyer. It is extremely long and goes into ...

GB Feature: Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear Review

Posted by BuckGB at 6:26 pm on 12.11.2016 (3 months ago)

It's been a Baldur's Gate-heavy several months for us as we've been busy bringing our original subsite up to our modern day stand...

How Fallout and Baldur's Gate Changed RPGs Forever

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 11:00 am on 12.1.2016 (4 months ago)

IGN published a short but interesting video segment on Fallout and Baldur's Gate and their impact on the industry at large, which ...

GB Feature: Baldur's Gate Subsite Overhaul

Posted by BuckGB at 3:57 pm on 09.17.2016 (6 months ago)

BioWare's Baldur's Gate series is what originally put GameBanshee on the map (we were the "official fansite" for both titles way b...

Baldur's Gate Durlag's Tower Design Video Series

Posted by BuckGB at 3:04 pm on 09.10.2016 (7 months ago)

In Extra Credits' latest "Design Club" video series, they spend a great deal of time analyzing the design of Durlag's Tower, the s...

A Thorough Look at the Baldur's Gate Series

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 3:55 pm on 09.1.2016 (7 months ago)

Videogame critic and YouTube Noah Caldwell-Gervais -- who some of us remember for his for the most part excellent video essays and...

BioWare Forums to be Shuttered

Posted by BuckGB at 4:30 pm on 07.30.2016 (8 months ago)

A post on the official BioWare blog brings word that the EA-owned developer intends to shutter their long-running forums on August...

Baldur's Gate Infinity Collection Bundle Now Available on Steam

Posted by BuckGB at 12:54 am on 06.30.2016 (9 months ago)

I highly doubt that anyone reading this very newsbit right now hasn't played at least one of the Infinity Engine games, and it wou...

Beamdog Hiring for Unannounced Dungeons & Dragons CRPG

Posted by BuckGB at 4:09 pm on 06.11.2016 (10 months ago)

Thanks to a tweet by David Gaider, we now know that Beamdog is actively recruiting for "an upcoming (and currently unannounced) CR...

Sidequests and Other Distractions: The Erosion of Meaning in CRPG Quests

Posted by BuckGB at 9:29 pm on 05.22.2016 (11 months ago)

This recent and lengthy editorial points to the way in which quest design and execution have been handled in virtually every CRPG ...

Baldur's Gate Series and Infinity Engine v2.2 Patch Released

Posted by BuckGB at 12:16 am on 05.18.2016 (11 months ago)

The team at Beamdog has released another extensive patch for Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition, Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition, ...

Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear Audio Interview

Posted by BuckGB at 1:21 am on 05.5.2016 (11 months ago)

Beamdog's Trent Oster has joined the Video Game Sophistry team for a lengthy audio interview about the recently released Baldur's ...

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