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Designer James Ohlen confirms he has left BioWare

Game designer James Ohlen, responsible for some of developer BioWare's most memorable titles, has announced he has left the Canadian developer in order to pursue personal projects.Ohlen has been a BioWare employee for 22 years, and over tho...

 
 
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Review: Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear

Fifteen years. Fifteen years! She got one of your kids, got you for -- wait, no. That's how long it's been since we've seen a new Baldur's Gate game. The Enhanced Editions have been kind enough to grace our presence recently,...

 
 
 
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Buncha jamokes review bomb Baldur's Gate over trans character

A noticeable number of overly sensitive folks are screaming into their keyboards in outrage over the latest Baldur's Gate expansion, Siege of Dragonspear, which bridges the gap between the original game and Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn ...

 
 
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18 years later, Baldur's Gate gets a new expansion

The original Baldur's Gate released way back in 1998, also known as the year a young Britney Spears hit the scene. 18 years later, we all feel old and broken. We have seen Britney's naughty bits, and we are ready to die -- or at least...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear is releasing March 31

I forgot this was happening! Beamdog (the dudes and dudettes behind the enhanced editions of both Baldur's Gate games and Icewind Dale) is making an expansion for the original Baldur's Gate that bridges the gap between it and its ...

 
 
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BioWare writer David Gaider moves to Beamdog

Long-time BioWare David Gaider (Baldur's Gate II, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, Dragon Age) recently departed from the role-playing game studio in search of a "new challenge." As of this week, he has joined the Edmonton-based Beam...

 
 
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Beamdog counting down to new Baldur's Gate

Seems slightly strange to have a teaser countdown for a game we already know is coming, but that’s exactly what Beamdog seems to be doing with its already announced new Baldur’s Gate game. The website is showing a countdown that...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition now available on Android

Developer Beamdog has had some major issues with keeping Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition on the mobile marketplace, but as of this week, you can now find the game on Google Play. Basically, both Baldur's Gate I and II were pulled from the A...

 
 
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Review: Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition

Baldur’s Gate II holds a pretty special place in my heart. It was easily my favorite RPG from my younger days, and to be honest not much has changed since. Classic Dungeons & Dragons gameplay combined with wonderful...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition is coming in November

After being put on hold due to contractual issues with the first Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition, the much-loved sequel is finally getting an enhanced release. Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition will be coming to PC and Mac on November 15 ...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition returns to iOS

For all of you out there who have been waiting for something to give on the unfortunate Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition contractual situation, I have good news -- it's all been resolved. It's been two months since the removal of the game by ...

 
 
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Beamdog 'still interested' in doing Baldur's Gate III

Recent "contractual issues" have resulted in Beamdog taking Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition down from its digital storefront and the Apple App Store. The fate of an impending patch and the company's enhanced version of Baldur's Gate I...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate: EE pulled following 'contractual issues'

Overhaul Games has issued a rather worrisome statement regarding Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition and its revamped sequel. The game has been removed for purchase from the Apple App Store and Beamdog as a result of "contractual issues" with t...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate recreated as Neverwinter Nights 2 mod

A crazy mod team has spent seven years recreating Baldur's Gate in the Neverwinter Nights 2 engine. Not parts of it -- the whole thing. They didn't just start, either; it's done and it took seven years. Yup, it's crazy. It's also really aw...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition finally comes to Mac

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition is a hassle-free version of one of the best role-playing games of all time. It perhaps isn't as "enhanced" as it could have been, but since the core game remains largely untouched, you're still getting o...

 
 
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Review: Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition

Baldur's Gate will forever be regarded as one of the classic PC RPGs. A lot of people never experienced it back in 1998, and it's not exactly the best-looking game anymore. To complicate things, it can be a pain to get the old game to run o...

 
 
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PC release of Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition pushed back

The PC version of Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition was scheduled to release next Tuesday, but it has now been pushed back -- quite a bit back, actually -- to make sure all of the pieces are in place at launch. The new date is going to be Nov...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition set for Sept. 18 on PC

Have you been keeping up with Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition? The official website for the game has worth-seeing new information, although some of you will only need a release date: for Windows, it's September 18. Available as a direct dow...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate remake to feature paid DLC

Beamdog's re-release of the classic Baldur's Gate is going to house some paid downloadable content, according to studio boss Trent Oster. Before we light our petrol bombs and prepare to march, however, fans have been told that the content w...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate: EE developer: 'The Wii is a toy'

Grab your pitchfork, folks -- another developer is seemingly upset with the Wii's network limitations. Eurogamer is reporting that Beamdog founder and overseer of Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition Trent Oster is done with Nintendo, due to a n...

 
 
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The DTOID Show: Dust 514, GTA V, and Adventure Time DS!

Hey there! If you didn't catch today's Destructoid Show, Revision3's resident videogame hipster Anthony Carboni filled in for me alongside Max, while I was stuck at home sick. I'm disappointed I couldn't be there (especially when things go...

 
 
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First look at Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition for iPad

When it was announced that Baldur's Gate was getting an enhanced edition courtesy of Overhaul Games, we broke out the champagne and didn't look back. We're a rather excitable bunch, after all. The news of this expanded version coming to iPa...

 
 
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Baldur's Gate 3 is part of a 'larger plan' and may happen

If you were hoping for a new entry into the Baldur's Gate series and were disappointed when the countdown reached zero, there may be hope for you yet. Cameron Tofer of the development studio Overhaul Games recently had a chat with Game...

 
 
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The DTOID Show: Borderlands 2, Baldur's Gate, and BOOBS!

Happy Friday, everyone! Not only is today the sixth anniversary of this wacky and wonderful website we've all come to know and love, it's also the birthday of our great overlord Niero, to whom we paid tribute on today's live episode of The...

 
 




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