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Feargus Urquhart Interview

Posted by ValH at 11:38 am on 01.19.2023 (1 year ago)

Despite not releasing any new RPGs in 2022, Obsidian Entertainment has had a pretty good year. And if you'd like to know whether t...

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition - AI-generated Portraits

Posted by ValH at 9:27 am on 07.24.2022 (1 year ago)

If you'd like to take a trip into the uncanny valley, you might want to check out this Rock Paper Shotgun article that directs us ...

How Dungeons & Dragons Shaped PC Gaming

Posted by ValH at 11:00 am on 11.24.2021 (2 years ago)

While Dungeons & Dragons was originally inspired by a great deal of pulp literature, the pen and paper RPG then in turn inspir...

A Look at Forgotten Realms' PC History

Posted by ValH at 9:25 am on 09.3.2021 (2 years ago)

If you're reading this, there's a good chance you know all about the long and storied history of D&D-based video games, and in...

Ray Muzyka Interview

Posted by ValH at 10:46 am on 01.23.2021 (3 years ago)

Following his retirement from BioWare, Ray Muzyka, one of the studio’s founders, shifted his attention from video games to inves...

Opening the Gold Box, Part 7: Back to the Roots

Posted by ValH at 12:12 pm on 11.8.2020 (3 years ago)

What looks to be the final part of The Digital Antiquarian’s “Opening the Gold Box” series of posts takes a close look at th...

What Makes a Good RPG Dungeon?

Posted by ValH at 11:29 am on 05.1.2020 (3 years ago)

Following some Oblivion-related frustration, Felipe Pepe of The CRPG Book fame wrote a lengthy article where he tries to figure ou...

Reputation Overload - The Evolution of RPG Reputation Mechanics by Josh Sawyer

Posted by ValH at 10:05 am on 04.7.2020 (4 years ago)

Josh Sawyer, a veteran RPG designer who played an integral part in the creation of Icewind Dale II, Fallout: New Vegas, and the Pi...

Baldur’s Gate Retrospective

Posted by ValH at 11:56 am on 04.2.2020 (4 years ago)

Now that we had an opportunity to see for ourselves what Baldur’s Gate III will have to offer, a fairly natural reaction is to w...

Baldur’s Gate Retrospectives

Posted by ValH at 10:55 am on 03.9.2020 (4 years ago)

With Baldur’s Gate III looming on the horizon, we get an opportunity to check out a couple of articles that remind us what made ...

Baldur’s Gate Retrospective Interview

Posted by ValH at 11:28 am on 12.25.2019 (4 years ago)

As far as I’m concerned, there can never be too many Baldur’s Gate retrospectives, and as such I advise you to check out this ...

George Ziets Interview - Matt Chat

Posted by ValH at 10:11 am on 11.4.2019 (4 years ago)

During the previous episode of Matt Barton's Matt Chat show we got a sneak peek of Matt's interview with George Ziets, a video gam...

Baldur's Gate - Remembering What Made It Special

Posted by ValH at 11:31 am on 10.15.2019 (4 years ago)

If you head on over to GameRant, you'll find a retrospective article that looks back at the original Baldur's Gate Trilogy (Baldur...

Trent Oster Interview, Part 3 - Matt Chat

Posted by ValH at 12:17 pm on 09.30.2019 (4 years ago)

Trent Oster, BioWare's co-founder and the current CEO of Beamdog, shares some stories of what it was like to work on Baldur's Gate...

A History of Isometric CRPGs Video Series

Posted by BuckGB at 4:20 pm on 06.2.2019 (4 years ago)

We've stumbled upon a new "A History of Isometric CRPGs" video series on YouTube, which currently offers seven installments that f...

Unconfirmed: Larian Studios About to Announce Baldur's Gate III

Posted by ValH at 10:36 am on 05.31.2019 (4 years ago)

If you head on over to the official Larian Studios website, you'll see a fancy splash screen with the Roman numeral III on it. And...

Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus - Next Tabletop D&D Adventure Announced

Posted by ValH at 10:44 am on 05.18.2019 (4 years ago)

During this year's ongoing D&D Live event, Wizards of the Coast unveiled the next official Dungeons & Dragons adventure. E...

Infinity Engine Titles and Neverwinter Nights Headed to Consoles

Posted by BuckGB at 4:04 am on 02.8.2019 (5 years ago)

In an interesting turn of events, Skybound Games and Beamdog have announced a collaboration to bring the Infinity Engine Enhanced ...

Baldur's Gate Companions are the Cornerstone of the Series

Posted by BuckGB at 6:10 pm on 01.21.2019 (5 years ago)

With so many articles related to BioWare's Baldur's Gate series coming from PC Gamer as of late, I'm starting to wonder if this is...

Baldur's Gate - On Monsters and Combat

Posted by ValH at 12:37 pm on 01.19.2019 (5 years ago)

Head on over to PC Gamer and you'll find this article that takes a look back at the Baldur's Gate series, and in particular its mo...

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