Baldur's Gate


'Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire' Has Too Many Debts to Pay

A weight of expectation and obligation detracts from an otherwise great narrative adventure about colonialism and its politics.


I Played A Favorite Game Long Enough to Start Hating It. This Sucks.

Once upon a time, I adored the Baldur's Gate series. After hundreds of hours of play and analysis, I can't stand it any more.


'Baldur's Gate II' Asked an Enduring, Troubling Question About Justice

The quest to capture the Planar Sphere in 'Baldur's Gate 2' makes even more sense in the shakier, murkier world of 2017.


The Former Project Director of Mass Effect Is Back at BioWare

Hudson replaces outgoing general manager Aaryn Flynn, who has been with the developer since 2000.


Fighting a Refreshingly Honest Evil in ‘Baldur’s Gate’

The baddest villain in ‘Baldur’s Gate’ didn’t need to be anything more or less than a total, murderous jerk.


How Trans Players Find Support from the Gaming Community

Through games and their fellow players, trans gamers are finding wellsprings of support and new ways to express their gender identity.