Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire

Games Review: Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire (PC, 2018): Forgotten Realm

May 9, 2018

A non-trivial amount of my time as a teenager was spent playing Black Isle Studios RPGs. The entry point for many into the Forgotten Realms campaign setting that is the focus of Fifth Edition Dungeons & Dragons, games like Baldur’s Gate and Icewind Dale remain important industry touchstones. The foundations they laid for creating complex […]

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Games Interview: Katrina Garsten talks Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire‘s release and sailing the seas of Eora

March 14, 2018

With Obsidian Entertainment‘s the upcoming sequel Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire approaching its May 8th release, we got to chat with Katrina Garsten on all the big changes that have been made since their original Pillars of Eternity title going into the second, the huge open world that we are able to sail into and the fans that truly helped bring this highly anticipated game into fruition, that and Sharkboys!... Continue Reading

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Games Preview: Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire: Old school RPG crunch and the deep, blue sea

February 12, 2018

One of the harder asks in this gig is playing a hundred hour RPG for a preview piece. Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire, like its predecessor and the historic Black Isle Studios RPGs that are its inspiration, is a deep and multifaceted creature which makes diving in without a tutorial a bit daunting. What I […]

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