Most Recent Pillars of Eternity News

Microsoft Acquires Obsidian Entertainment and inXile Entertainment

Posted by BuckGB at 3:02 am on 11.11.2018 (7 months ago)

Not only was last month's rumor that Microsoft had intentions to acquire Obsidian Entertainment accurate, but it was also only hal...

Obsidian Entertainment Interview on Worldbuilding

Posted by ValH at 12:20 pm on 11.7.2018 (7 months ago)

If you're someone who likes their games to have intricately crafted worlds and deep lore, then you will probably enjoy reading thi...

Unconfirmed: Microsoft to Acquire Obsidian Entertainment

Posted by BuckGB at 2:02 am on 10.10.2018 (8 months ago)

From the unexpected newsbin and "what does this mean for the future of CRPGs?" department comes a report via Kotaku that Microsoft...

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

Posted by ValH at 10:17 am on 10.6.2018 (9 months ago)

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

Developers Discuss the Future of CRPGs

Posted by ValH at 11:02 am on 06.27.2018 (12 months ago)

A number of notable video game developers, including the likes of Brian Fargo and Josh Sawyer, share their thoughts on what the fu...

Josh Sawyer Video Interview

Posted by ValH at 9:09 am on 06.27.2018 (12 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...

Josh Sawyer, Swen Vincke, and Robert Kurvitz on the Future of CRPGs

Posted by ValH at 9:05 am on 06.1.2018 (1 year ago)

Yesterday, we got a chance to check out a Kotaku UK article where Chris Avellone and George Ziets talked about the evolution of th...

Does RPG Mean What it Did a Decade Ago?

Posted by ValH at 10:45 am on 05.31.2018 (1 year ago)

Who are we? Why are we here? What can change the nature of a man? What is an RPG? All these questions have stumped scholars for mi...

Chris Avellone Interview

Posted by ValH at 9:40 am on 04.30.2018 (1 year ago)

After roughly two years of correspondence, the long-awaited RPG Codex interview with Chris Avellone is finally here, or at least a...

Josh Sawyer on the RPG Genre Evolution

Posted by ValH at 11:00 am on 04.23.2018 (1 year ago)

Personally, I've never been able to find a lot of merit in Josh Sawyer's game design ideas and philosophies. His desire to eradica...

Role Playing at PAX East - Obsidian and Stoic Developer Panel

Posted by ValH at 11:20 am on 04.8.2018 (1 year ago)

If you're interested in an hour's worth of RPG talk featuring Obsidian Entertainment's Josh Sawyer and Carrie Patel, Stoic Studio'...

The Five Best Years in PC Gaming History

Posted by BuckGB at 4:33 pm on 04.1.2018 (1 year 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...

How Isometric Environments Are Made?

Posted by ValH at 12:20 pm on 12.7.2017 (1 year ago)

If, like me, you prefer isometric games to their first- or third-person counterparts, this article where Paul Fish, former Obsidia...

Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Backer Beta and Pillars of Eternity: Definitive Edition Available

Posted by ValH at 12:19 pm on 11.16.2017 (1 year ago)

Hot on the heels of the recent Q&A, the Backer Beta for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire is now live. Here you can find some i...

The Best RPGs on PC - PCGamesN

Posted by ValH at 11:02 am on 11.16.2017 (1 year ago)

Flexing their list-making muscles prior to the inevitable game of the year season, the folks over at PCGamesN have put together a ...

Obsidian Entertainment's DLC Survey Results

Posted by ValH at 11:59 am on 11.10.2017 (1 year ago)

The results of Obsidian Entertainment's DLC-related survey are in and you can check them out, all arranged into neat bars and grap...

Pillars of Eternity: Definitive Edition Announced

Posted by ValH at 8:29 pm on 11.2.2017 (1 year ago)

Obsidian Entertainment and Paradox Interactive are about to give you a good reason to replay Pillars of Eternity while you wait fo...

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...

Pillars of Eternity Novella Coming This Year, Digital Fiction to Follow

Posted by BuckGB at 1:57 am on 10.18.2017 (1 year ago)

To make good on their digital novella promise in the Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Fig campaign for anyone who was willing to p...

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...

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