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Initial List of Changes and New Features of Patch 7 for Baldur's Gate 3 Is Overwhelming. Larian Delayed Testing of Upcoming Update

Maciej Gaffke, 23 July 2024, 06:12

Larian Studios postponed the date for the start of Patch 7 testing for Baldur's Gate 3. The developers also released a preliminary list of new features and changes it will bring.

Fan Finds Extremely Hidden Quest by Playing Baldur's Gate 3 Unconventionally; Proving That Larian Studios Anticipated Player's Every Move

Agnes Adamus, 23 July 2024, 02:16

A content creator decided to see how Baldur's Gate 3's plot would turn out when he dropped the Netherstones in specific locations. In doing so, he managed to discover a new quest.

Testers Overwhelmingly Praise Official Modding Tool for Baldur's Gate 3

Maciej Gaffke, 17 July 2024, 03:44

Modders are praising the official modding tools from Larian Studios. The toolkit will be part of Patch 7 for Baldur's Gate 3, which will be released in a few weeks.

„We Are Not Your Private Maids.” Creators of Baldur's Village Mod for Stardew Valley Responded to Attacks and Discussed Their Progress

Jacob Blazewicz, 09 July 2024, 05:44

A mod for Stardew Valley featuring Baldur's Gate 3 characters generated a lot of interest, but some fans seem to have exaggerated their excitement.

Baldur's Gate 3 Will Leave Its Mark on New Dungeons & Dragons Rules

Jacob Blazewicz, 03 July 2024, 07:02

Designer Jeremy Crawford gave two examples of how his adventures in Baldur's Gate 3 will influence the new Dungeons & Dragons player's guide.

Patch 7 Release Marks Final Moment to Hand Baldur's Gate 3 Over to Players

Kamil Kleszyk, 19 June 2024, 00:03

Larian Studios head Swen Vincke revealed that a patch introducing mod support will be the last major update to Baldur's Gate 3.

Larian Studios Respects Every Player. Including One Who Doesn't Want to Figure Out Mechanics and Skip Dialogues

Martin Bukowski, 24 May 2024, 06:04

For Larian Studios, it doesn't matter who the player is. First and foremost, the player is supposed to have fun.

Baldur's Gate 3 Dev Reveals the Origin of a Key Gaming Abbreviation

Jacob Blazewicz, 08 May 2024, 01:46

Lawrence Schick worked on Baldur's Gate 3, but he is also the author of an acronym from more than 40 years ago that any fan of games, not just computer games, will recognize today.

How About Stardew Valley With Baldur's Gate 3 Characters and Brand New Map? Here's Crazy Fan Project

Maciej Gaffke, 29 April 2024, 06:28

Three fans are working on a mod for Stardew Valley that will introduce Baldur's Gate 3 characters into the game. Part of the project is expected to be available before the first anniversary of the release of Larian Studios' hit game.

Baldur's Gate 3's Patch 7 Introduces New Bad Endings. Larian Thanks Players; 'You Folks Were the First to Have Faith in Us'

Kamil Kleszyk, 19 April 2024, 06:05

Larian Studios announced another big update to Baldur's Gate 3. Patch 7 will introduce, among other things, „improved bad endings” and highly anticipated modding tools to the hit RPG.

Baldur's Gate 4 Will Be Developed, but Its Fate Is Yet to Be Decided. 'We Certainly Hope That It's Not Another 25 Years'

Zuzanna Domeradzka, 17 April 2024, 01:59

A new game in the Baldur's Gate series will be developed. Hasbro needs time to reveal more details, but the company is already looking for a suitable partner.

'This Is Stealing Not Just My Job but My Identity.' Baldur's Gate 3 Voice Actors Say No to AI Voice Cloning

Maciej Gaffke, 15 April 2024, 00:58

More voice actors spoke out on AI. This time the use of this technology was commented on by the cast of Baldur's Gate 3 from Larian Studios.

Baldur’s Gate 3 Wins BAFTA Game of The Year. Larian Studio With Historic Achievement

Adrian Werner, 12 April 2024, 02:41

Baldur's Gate 3 triumphed at the BAFTA Games Awards, the first title in history to receive statuettes for game of the year at all major events.

Inconspicuous Character From Baldur’s Gate 3 Was Guilty of Short Rest Bug. Larian Had to Teach It Good Manners

Kamil Kleszyk, 11 April 2024, 04:32

Another patch arrived for Baldur's Gate 3, further refining Larian Studios' last year's hit RPG. This time, the devs took on one of the companions, who didin't let us take a short rest.

Larian's Next RPG, Following Baldur's Gate 3 Success, Heads to Early Access. 'This Is the Only Way to Do It Now,' Says Dev

Kamil Kleszyk, 09 April 2024, 00:30

Director of Publishing at Larian Studios, Michael Douse, says that making more games available in early access after Baldur's Gate 3 is the only right direction to ensure their proper development.

Swen Vincke Sees Potential in AI Revolution. Baldur’s Gate 3 Dev Shed Some Light on Larian Studios' Future

Kamil Kleszyk, 28 March 2024, 00:10

Swen Vincke claims that there is currently so much work in gamedev that help from AI is welcome. At the same time, the Baldur's Gate 3 developer points out the limitations of artificial intelligence.

Baldur's Gate 3 Sales Surpass Larian Studios' Expectations. Swen Vincke Defends Brand Owner Amid Lack of Continuation

Kamil Kleszyk, 25 March 2024, 02:54

In a recent interview, Larian Studios CEO Swen Vincke reported that Baldur's Gate 3 sales are „almost double” compared to Divinity: Original Sin 2.

Baldur's Gate 3 Developers Thought About Major DLC or Sequel, Didn't Have the Heart For It

Jacob Blazewicz, 22 March 2024, 04:27

Swen Vincke revealed a little more about the reasons for abandoning further development of the Baldur's Gate brand. The developers were thinking about an add-on or even a sequel, but all Larian was to breathe a sigh of relief after abandoning those plans.

Baldur’s Gate 4 or Any Baldur’s Gate 3 DLCs From Larian Studios Won’t Be Developed

Maciej Gaffke, 22 March 2024, 02:17

The founder of Larian Studios, Swen Vincke, outlined the future of Baldur's Gate 3. The hit game won't get any DLC, and the company isn't considering developing a fourth installment and is abandoning the D&D brand.

Minthara From Baldur’s Gate 3 Won’t Be So Reckless Anymore. No More Revealing Innermost Thoughts to Players

Kamil Kleszyk, 19 March 2024, 00:21

Another small update has arrived for Baldur's Gate 3, which, among others, fixes issues with the overly talkative Minthara. Larian Studios also has good news for owners of Xbox Series X/S.

Deluxe Edition of Baldur's Gate 3 Swelled on Xbox. 3-Disc Dilemma Leads to Delay

Kamil Kleszyk, 05 March 2024, 03:36

The director of publishing at Larian Studios announced that the physical edition of Baldur's Gate 3, which is heading to Xbox consoles, will take up to 4 discs.

Baldur's Gate 3 Devs Hope for Substantive Discussion. „Threats and Toxic Behavior Only Harms Conversation.”

Jacob Blazewicz, 26 February 2024, 04:38

Baldur's Gate 3 has a huge player base, but some of them have given the developers (and other fans) a hard time in recent days. That's why Larian Studios is preparing discussions on moderation (and mods).

Hasbro Made $90 Million on Baldur's Gate 3. Deal With Larian Hit Bull's Eye

Kamil Kleszyk, 15 February 2024, 04:32

We found out how much the owner of the rights to the Dungeons & Dragons brand - Hasbro - made from the success of Baldur's Gate 3.

Larian Wants to Establish New Studio? We Have New Info About Baldur's Gate 3 Devs' Plans

Jacob Blazewicz, 14 February 2024, 11:30

Larian Studio apparently wants to open another branch. The new studio from the developers of Baldur's Gate 3 might be set up in Poland.

Baldur’s Gate 3 Patch 6 Around Corner. Larian to Revamp Kissing for Valentine's

Michal Harat, 12 February 2024, 03:10

All players interested in romance in Larian Studios' latest game will get a gift for Valentine's Day. Patch 6 for Baldur's Gate 3 will bring a new quality in terms of... kisses.

Baldur's Gate 3 Hotfix Makes Gale Less Sassy (In a Way)

Kamil Kleszyk, 16 January 2024, 03:24

Another hotfix has arrived for Baldur's Gate 3. The latest hotfix focuses on game saves and, well, holding Gale's horses.

Fallout Dev: Baldur's Gate 3 Among Best RPGs of 21st Century

Jacob Blazewicz, 15 January 2024, 13:50

Baldur's Gate 3, Elden Ring and World of Warcraft are three of the five contemporary RPGs that Tim Cain has identified as masterful models for game developers.

Baldur's Gate 3 Creator Addressed Criticism of Act 3 and Allegations of „Not Baldur Enough”

Kamil Kleszyk, 11 January 2024, 05:24

Anna Guxens, senior game designer at Larian, explains that previous Baldur's Gate installments and the Divinity series have a common denominator. The developer also commented on Act 3 in BG3.

New Hotfix for Baldur's Gate 3 Makes It Easier to Access Important Items

Kamil Kleszyk, 09 January 2024, 05:52

With the start of the new year, another patch has arrived for Baldur's Gate 3. The hotfix, numbered 16, eliminates minor problems and adds new features to Larian Studios' hit game.

Larian Pays a Touching Tribute to Baldur's Gate 3 Player Suffering From Alzheimer's

Sonia Selerska, 07 January 2024, 15:06

One of Baldur's Gate 3's scriptwriters, in creating a certain character, was inspired by the story of a father and son who together awaited the release of the game, despite the illness of one of them.

Spicy Scenes From Baldur's Gate 3 Cause Xbox Bans [Update: Larian Answers]

Marcin Przala, 04 January 2024, 00:16

The freedom of morals prevalent in Baldur's Gate 3 proved distasteful to Xbox's internal system, which blocked the account of one player who unknowingly posted clips from the game featuring nudity on the console's server. The web exploded with comments.

Frodo and Sam From Lord of the Rings Play Baldur's Gate 3; Larian Shares Video

Maciej Gaffke, 27 December 2023, 05:45

Lord of the Rings actors are also playing Baldur's Gate 3. The head of Larian Studios, Swen Vincke, invited the actors playing Frodo and Sam to play a fragment of one of the year's most talked-about games.

Latest Baldur's Gate 3 Patch Fixes More Imperfections, Including Horror Movie Faces

Kamil Kleszyk, 21 December 2023, 16:14

Baldur's Gate 3 has received another hotfix. This time, the patch, numbered 15, among other things, deals with a glitch that caused characters' faces to take on a frightening expression.

Does Baldur's Gate 3 Really Have 17,000 Ending Variations? Devs Defend Their Claim

Kamil Kleszyk, 21 December 2023, 01:10

Baldur's Gate 3 director Swen Vincke and head writer Adam Smith addressed the issue of the huge number of endings in their flagship work. NOTE: minor spoilers possible.

Baldur's Gate 3 Composer Believes a 'Renaissance' Has Come for Video Game Music

Zuzanna Domeradzka, 18 December 2023, 05:28

The composer of the soundtrack for Baldur's Gate 3 has commented on the popularity of video game music these days. According to him, we are living in an „age of renaissance.”.

Future of Baldur's Gate 3: Larian Studios isn't Against New Reces

Jacob Blazewicz, 15 December 2023, 06:00

Larian Studios does not yet have plans for new races and other additional content for Baldur's Gate 3, but it also does not want to abandon untapped ideas.

Baldur's Gate 3 Hotfix 14 Targets Freezing and Brings Good News for Mac Users

Kamil Kleszyk, 15 December 2023, 03:29

Another patch has been released for Baldur's Gate 3, eliminating several issues plaguing the players and bringing the big Patch 5 to Macs.

Swen Vincke Finally Didn't Have Wrap it Up; Baldur's Gate 3 Creator Brings Full Speech From TGA

Jacob Blazewicz, 14 December 2023, 05:44

Baldur's Gate 3 launching on XSX/S wasn't all that Swen Vincke „forgot” to convey at the TGA 2023 gala. The developer also had a thank you to employees, partners and players, and a reminder that video games are not about money.

Baldur's Gate 3 Players Lose Progress on Xbox; Microsoft Offers Temporary Solution

Kamil Kleszyk, 13 December 2023, 01:01

The joy of Baldur's Gate 3 launching on Xbox consoles has been spoiled by a glitch that is causing some players to lose their progress. Larian Studios and Microsoft are monitoring the situation.

'Well, Look What it F***ing Did for Them;' Larian Proves That There's Room For Odd RPGs

Kamil Kleszyk, 11 December 2023, 03:39

The makers of Baldur's Gate 3 hope that the success of their RPG will prompt other developers to design bold, expansive games.

Baldur's Gate 3 Launches on Xbox Series X and S - Just Like That!

Hubert Sledziewski, 07 December 2023, 23:07

Baldur's Gate 3 is now available on Xbox Series X and S. Instead of announcing the game's release date on Microsoft's consoles, Larian Studios simply released it.

How to Set Custom Difficulty in BG3, All options

Damian Gacek, 01 December 2023, 06:50

In this guide we will tell you everything about custom difficulty in BG3. It is a new addition to the game.

Minthara Can Be Hired in BG3 Patch 5, Maybe!

Damian Gacek, 01 December 2023, 05:03

Patch 5 to BG3 introduced massive changes. One of them is connected to Minthara. Read our guide to learn more.

Script Extender in BG3, Will Patch 5 Crash the Game? Answered

Damian Gacek, 01 December 2023, 04:03

In this guide we will talk about how Script Extender works with BG3 Patch 5. Read our text to learn more.

New Modes in Baldur's Gate 3 Let You Make the Experience Whatever You Want it to be

Michal Harat, 01 December 2023, 03:12

The latest patch for Baldur's Gate 3 is huge - in addition to numerous fixes, it introduces, among other things, two completely new modes. One of them enables us to modify the difficulty level of the gameplay at will, and the other is basically a hardcore option.

What is Karsite Grip in BG3? The Biggest Mystery of Patch 5 Still Unexplained

Dawid Lubczynski, 01 December 2023, 01:37

Do you want to learn something more about Karsite Grip in BG3? You are not alone. Many people would like to solve this mystery.

Patch 5 for Baldur's Gate 3 Goes Live; It's So Big Larian Advises Redownloading Entire Game

Hubert Sledziewski, 30 November 2023, 13:30

Patch 5 for Baldur's Gate 3 is now available. It is so large that Larian Studios advises that if you run out of disk space, it would be better to download the entire game from scratch.

Baldur's Gate 3 May Receive New Epilogue in Upcoming Update

Maciej Gaffke, 30 November 2023, 04:51

Larian Studios is hyping up gamers by suggesting the introduction of a new epilogue to Baldur's Gate 3. It is likely to be part of the upcoming major update number 5.

Big Update 5 Coming to Baldur's Gate 3; Here Are Some of the Changes

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 November 2023, 17:51

Baldur's Gate 3 developers will finally „fix” another kiss in the game, as well as remove bugs from the previous update. Patch 5 will also bring undisclosed new features.

Players Claim Latest Baldur's Gate 3 Patch Broke Act 3; There's an Unofficial Solution on PC

Zuzanna Domeradzka, 27 November 2023, 06:02

Players continue to report problems in Baldur's Gate 3, most likely caused by patch number 4. Although Larian has not corrected the state of Act 3, there is an unofficial solution on PC.