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Divinity: Original Sin  



Larian's dream RPG Divinity: Original Sin funded


4:30 PM on 04.09.2013
DivinityLarian's dream RPG Divinity: Original Sin funded photo



Announced earlier this year, Divinity: Original Sin is an isometric role-playing game for Windows, Mac, and Linux that Larian Studios will expand in scope using funds gathered from Kickstarter. The ongoing campaign hit its initial $400,000 goal this week, which will be put toward growing the development team and providing more player choices, quests, puzzles, areas to explore, NPCs, and creatures, among other things.

The Kickstarter drive has over two weeks left to go, leaving plenty of time for stretch goals. Going all the way up to $1 million, the goals range from personality traits and talents for further character customization to day/night cycles and weather systems that affect NPC schedules and monsters.

If you haven't been watching this one, I'd give Larian's full video pitch on Kickstarter a watch. The drop-in/drop-out co-op and freedom it allows has me interested.








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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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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

Larian Studios will be pushing back the release of Divinity: Original Sin to later this spring. The title was supposed to be released this week, but instead the studio will be using the extra time to implement feedback recei...more



3:00 PM on 09.29.2013
Divinity: Original Sin release date set for February 28

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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
Divinity: Original Sin reaches $500,000 stretch goal

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