Divinity: Unique Sin developer Larian Studios began teasing a brand new undertaking on its official web site, a teaser that will have already given away the undertaking. Indicators level to Larian’s subsequent undertaking being Baldur’s Gate 3.
Whereas the web site itself is coy about what the “III” emblem could possibly be, metadata discovered inside a video file comprises a number of references to Baldur’s Gate 3, writer Wizards of the Coast, and Dungeons & Dragons. Baldur’s Gate is ready within the Forgotten Realms Dungeons & Dragons marketing campaign setting. The video file additionally comprises the phrase “Collect your social gathering,” an oft-heard chorus from the unique Baldur’s Gate video games.
The revelation that Larian could possibly be engaged on a brand new Baldur’s Gate affirms a rumor from 2018. Final 12 months a member of the RPG Codex boards posted that Larian founder and CEO Swen Vincke had “acquired the Baldur’s Gate license.”
With simply days to go earlier than E3 2019 and an extended listing of press conferences previous it, it possible received’t be lengthy till we hear one thing concrete.
The Baldur’s Gate video games have been initially developed by BioWare and revealed by Interaction and Black Isle Studios. The primary, Baldur’s Gate, was launched in 1998 for Mac and Home windows PC. BioWare launched a sequel, Baldur’s Gate 2: Shadow of Amn, in 2000. Enhanced editions of these video games have been later launched by Beamdog’s Overhaul Video games division.