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Divinity: Original Sin  



Divinity: Original Sin release date set for February 28


3:00 PM on 09.29.2013



Originally planned for release this fall, Divinity: Original Sin has been pushed back to spring. This delay is a result of developer Larian Studios implementing stretch goals which brought in more money to the Kickstarter campaign. The stretch goals included things like a day and night cycle and routines for villagers, and required the team to go back and redo a lot of the game's scripting and add places for people to live.

All of the new changes will certainly make this a better game, and taking a few extra months to make sure everything is polished is never a bad idea. No one ever remembers a slight launch delay, but people will always remember a crappy launch. Take the extra time, and deliver a game that is dripping with awesome sauce.








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12:00 PM on 09.08.2014
Review: Divinity: Original Sin

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8:30 AM on 07.07.2014
The crowdfunding worked: Divinity: Original Sin sells over 160,000

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1:00 PM on 07.02.2014
Divinity: Original Sin is available now on Steam

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4:00 AM on 06.28.2014
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1:00 PM on 05.17.2014
Divinity: Original Sin Collector's Edition detailed

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2:15 PM on 04.25.2014
Divinity: Original Sin exiting Steam Early Access on June 20

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10:00 PM on 02.24.2014
Divinity: Original Sin now coming spring 2014

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2:08 PM on 04.25.2013
Jim and Larian are playing Divinity: Original Sin now!

I'm online with Larian Studios right now, playing Divinity: Original Sin, the game that's got less than a day to meet its final stretch goal on Kickstarter.  We've put this together as an unplanned last-minute thing and I'm looking forward to giving it a good ol' look and maybe stabbing something with a sword. Enjoy!more



1:15 PM on 04.16.2013
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