Most Recent Icewind Dale 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...

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...

Josh Sawyer Video Interview

Posted by ValH at 9:09 am on 06.27.2018 (5 months ago)

Having started his game-making career at Black Isle Studios in 1999, by now Josh Sawyer is one of the more recognizable names in t...

Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition v2.5 Patch Available

Posted by ValH at 9:34 am on 05.2.2018 (7 months ago)

Following some extensive beta-testing, the long-awaited v2.5 patch for Beamdog's Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition has finally been ...

Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition v2.5 Beta Patch Updated

Posted by BuckGB at 3:11 am on 03.7.2018 (9 months ago)

Beamdog has prepared a bevy of additional changes to their v2.5 beta patch for Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition, including several e...

Putting the Role in Role-Playing - Josh Sawyer at GIC 2017

Posted by ValH at 12:25 pm on 10.23.2017 (1 year ago)

During this year's Game Industry Conference in Poland, Obsidian Entertainment's Josh Sawyer talked about “Putting the Role in Ro...

Josh Sawyer Interview and Podcast

Posted by ValH at 10:33 am on 09.7.2017 (1 year ago)

If you ever wanted to know more about Obsidian Entertainment's Josh Sawyer and his career than some might consider reasonable, thi...

Feargus Urquhart Interview

Posted by ValH at 8:52 am on 09.5.2017 (1 year ago)

A new interview with Obsidian Entertainment's CEO Feargus Urquhart has popped up on VG247. It covers quite a broad range of topics...

The Last Days of Black Isle Studios

Posted by ValH at 11:24 am on 09.2.2017 (1 year ago)

By now you've probably noticed the recent surge in Obsidian-related articles across the Gamer Network websites that include USgame...

Chris Avellone Interviews

Posted by ValH at 10:19 am on 06.4.2017 (1 year ago)

An interview with Chris Avellone where he talks about his involvement with Owlcat's Pathfinder: Kingmaker has popped up on Faceboo...

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...

Feargus Urquhart Video Interview

Posted by ValH at 2:35 pm on 02.1.2017 (1 year ago)

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

Icewind Dale Retrospective

Posted by ValH at 8:25 pm on 01.12.2017 (1 year ago)

Lilura1, a blog that focuses on isometric RPGs, is in the process of creating a detailed retrospective of the original Icewind Dal...

Icewind Dale: ToEE Total Conversion Mod in Open Beta

Posted by ValH at 11:31 am on 01.8.2017 (1 year ago)

In case you ever wanted to know what would happen if Infinity Engine games were truly turn-based, and possibly looked a whole lot ...

Baldur's Gate Infinity Collection Bundle Now Available on Steam

Posted by BuckGB at 12:54 am on 06.30.2016 (2 years 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...

Baldur's Gate II: EE and Icewind Dale: EE Soundtracks Released Separately

Posted by BuckGB at 12:05 am on 06.27.2016 (2 years ago)

The amazing music that industry veterans Jeremy Soule, Inon Zur, and others crafted for both Baldur's Gate II and Icewind Dale, as...

Beamdog Hiring for Unannounced Dungeons & Dragons CRPG

Posted by BuckGB at 4:09 pm on 06.11.2016 (2 years ago)

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

Baldur's Gate, Baldur's Gate II, and Icewind Dale Definitive Editions Debut

Posted by BuckGB at 1:33 am on 05.1.2016 (2 years ago)

There doesn't seem to be any indication that the Enhanced Editions over on Steam are going to get the same treatment and include t...

Classic Editions of Infinity Engine Won't be Sold Separately on GOG Anymore, Siege of Dragonspear Released

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 7:31 pm on 04.1.2016 (2 years ago)

Now that the Siege of Dragonspear expansion is out on GOG, the folks at the classic-focused digital game store have announced some...

Getting Drunk in Icewind Dale

Posted by BuckGB at 3:25 pm on 11.28.2015 (3 years ago)

There isn't an Infinity Engine-related article that I'll pass over when doing my regular meandering through the web, which means t...

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