Baldur’s Gate 3’s character creation limits stifle its RPG potential

Larian Studios has done something remarkable with Baldur’s Gate 3. This is the studio’s third game (in a row, I might add!) that has perfectly married the rules and systems of a tabletop RPG into the language of video games. Many developers have done this to varying degrees of success, but Larian fundamentally understands what makes a pen and paper RPG enjoyable and how to properly show that off in the digital world.

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Surprising Netflix leak hints PlayStation may support new gaming platform
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New leak suggests a Netflix and PlayStation team-up Netflix's new gaming platform is official, after revealing it will offer games Read more

Playdate preorders: When, how much, and why you should be excited
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Playdate was given a pre-order time and date and some more information on how and why you’d want to get Read more

Nintendo Switch OLED reportedly costs Nintendo $10 more to make… but costs you $50 more to buy
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Upgraded video games consoles always cost a bit more than their predecessors, and the Nintendo Switch OLED is no different. Read more

New Grand Theft Auto 6 rumors claim the game is still years away
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Despite how old it is, one of the most popular video games for PC gamers and consoles is Grand Theft Read more

Dungeons and Dragons: Dark Alliance Review
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There aren’t many video games with Beholders in them. These nightmarish aberrations with their big eyes and tentacles are one Read more

OlliOlli World (for PC) Review
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In 2014, developer Roll7 burst onto the gaming scene with OlliOlli, a different take on skateboarding video games. OlliOlli was Read more

Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora release date, trailer, news and rumors
Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora

It’s one of the biggest films of all time, and now Avatar is returning to the world of video games. Read more

Chicory: A Colorful Tale Review
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Video games do destruction all too well, but Canadian indie developer Greg Lobanov seems to have made it his mission Read more

Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Storm Ground Review
Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Storm Ground Review

Warhammer video games cover a very wide gamut, but given the franchise’s tabletop origins, turn-based strategy adaptations tend to attract Read more

The Lord of the Rings Gollum game release date, trailers, news and rumors
The Lord of the Rings Gollum game release date, trailers, news and rumors

The Lord of the Rings: Gollum, developed by Daedalic Entertainment who you might know as the creators of the Deponia Read more

Denon and Marantz announce fix for 4K@120Hz AV receiver bug
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But it isn't a simple firmware update Last year, we reported on a "major HDMI 2.1 bug" that meant Denon, Read more

Oddworld: Soulstorm Review
Oddworld: Soulstorm Review

Back in the 90s, video games were very different from what they are today. While some genres evolved with the Read more