When you think of truly iconic Dungeons and Dragons videogames the first name that will always come to mind is Baldur’s Gate. There are others — Neverwinter Nights comes to mind — but none of them hold the hallowed place in people’s hearts like the Baldur’s Gate series.
It’s taken a long time, but Wizards of the Coast, the owners of D&D, have finally agreed to allow a company to get its hands on the rights to the franchise. Larian Studios — the creators of the hugely popular Divinity: Original Sin series — has been given the reigns, and asked to create a true successor to the RPG we all know and love.
What is Baldur’s Gate 3?
Baldur’s Gate 3 is an isometric role-playing game being developed and published by Larian Studios, with support work done by Wushu Studios. It takes place in the Forgotten Realms setting of Dungeons & Dragons and is named so because of the iconic…