It seems like one of the RPG greats is getting an overhaul. After a 24-hour countdown that ended today, Atari, Wizards of the Coast and Overhaul Games have announced a remake of Baldur’s Gate I & II. Using a newly assembled team that includes some of the developers of the original game, and a revamped Infinity Engine that includes modern improvements, they look to “enhance this timeless classic.”
Baldur’s Gate, a Dungeon and Dragons game developed by Bioware and released in 1998, was critically acclaimed by critics and gamers alike. It’s sequel, Baldur’s Gate II: Shadows of Amn, also developed by Bioware and released in 2000, was also met with worldwide acclaim. Both games have won various awards.
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