Infinity Engine Archive

  • Obsidian Entertainment to Erect the Pillars of Eternity in March

    Obsidian Entertainment’s love letter to Infinity Engine cRPG classics like Baldur’s Gate and Icewind Dale is oh so very close to completion. Sticking to the Q1 2015 release target announced late last year when pre-orders went live, fantasy role-playing game Pillars of Eternity will officially […]

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  • Obsidian Entertainment’s Pillars of Eternity Now Available to Pre-order

    Obsidian Entertainment’s Pillars of Eternity Now Available to Pre-order

    Pillars of Eternity, Obsidian Entertainment’s gorgeous tribute to Infinity Engine cRPG classics such as Baldur’s Gate, Icewind Dale and Planescape: Torment, is due for release sometime during the first quarter of 2015, and to begin the countdown to launch the game’s pre-order campaign just kicked […]

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  • Paradox Interactive to Publish Obsidian’s Infinity Engine Homage, Pillars of Eternity

    Paradox Interactive to Publish Obsidian’s Infinity Engine Homage, Pillars of Eternity

    The golden age of RPGs came and went over the span of a few years during the late 1990s and early 2000s, when the Infinity Engine was used to produce classics like Baldur’s Gate, Icewind Dale, and Planescape: Torment. For me, those will forever be […]

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  • Enjoy Some Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition Screenshots, Wallpapers, and Soundtrack Samples

    Enjoy Some Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition Screenshots, Wallpapers, and Soundtrack Samples

    November 15th may be PlayStation 4 launch day and all, but for PC gamers and role-playing game enthusiasts there is something even more important happening on that day. In case you forgot, that’s when Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition comes out (for Windows and Mac), […]

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  • Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition Launches this November

    Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition Launches this November

    At long last, Baldur’s Gate II, arguably the greatest role-playing video game ever made (I’m one who would argue that it is), is getting the Enhanced Edition treatment that its predecessor received last year. Confirmed today by its creator Overhaul Games, Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced […]

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  • Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition’s Rebooted Intro

    Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition’s Rebooted Intro

    The 2012 holiday season has thus far been packed with high profile games. Black Ops II. Assassin’s Creed III. Halo 4. PlayStation All-Stars. The Wii U. But for many gamers, particularly of the old school persuasion, these mainstream blockbusters pale in comparison to today’s PC […]

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  • Enhanced Baldur’s Gate Remains Shut Until November

    Enhanced Baldur’s Gate Remains Shut Until November

    Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition was supposed to be coming out tomorrow. Sorry, classic role-players, but that ain’t happening any more. Overwhelmed by feedback, suggestions and the continued work on translations and the addition of new bonus features not found in the original release, Overhaul Games […]

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  • Baldur’s Gate Returns With New Characters and Adventures in September

    Baldur’s Gate Returns With New Characters and Adventures in September

    Overhaul Games’ enhanced version of all-time fantasy RPG classic Baldur’s Gate has a launch date: September 18th. That date covers the Windows PC version, which is available for pre-purchase now as a no-client direct download from Beamdog at a cost of $19.99 (minus a $2 […]

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  • Overhaul Games Enhancing Baldur’s Gate Classic for iPad

    Overhaul Games Enhancing Baldur’s Gate Classic for iPad

    I still don’t own an iPad (or iPhone) of any generation–mostly because, to me, the investment is too steep for what I’d use it for–but suddenly I feel more inclined than ever to take the hit to my wallet. A single game announcement has made […]

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