Now They're Enhancing Icewind Dale

Now that Trent Oster and his team at Beamdog have finished enhancing Baldur's Gate and Baldur's Gate II, they're moving north up the Sword Coast for an enhanced edition of Icewind Dale, coming later this year to iOS, Android and PC. » 8/30/14 7:05pm 8/30/14 7:05pm

Q&A: Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition Took A Lot Of Work

The enhanced edition of Baldur's Gate II just came out on iPad, and the folks who made it want to convince you that it's worth your time and money. » 1/31/14 11:00am 1/31/14 11:00am

Baldur's Gate 2: Enhanced Edition Out November 15

One of the best role-playing games ever made is coming back on November 15. Like the enhanced edition of Baldur's Gate before it, BG2 is getting a total overhaul: four new party members, a widescreen version, and so forth. » 8/30/13 2:29pm 8/30/13 2:29pm

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition Pulled From App Store, BGII On Hold…

Well, this is a drag. Citing contractual issues, the people who made Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition have removed it from sale on their site and the Apple App store. The game won't be getting an upcoming patch, and the Android version has been put on hold, as has the planned enhanced edition of Baldur's Gate II. » 6/19/13 9:09pm 6/19/13 9:09pm

One of the Greatest Role-Playing Games of All-Time is Now on iPad

For the past week PC gamers have been enjoying the enhanced edition of Baldur's Gate, a fourteen-year-old BioWare role-playing game that many consider to be the greatest Dungeons & Dragons video game ever made. Now it's iPad owners' turn to rediscover the magic. » 12/07/12 10:55am 12/07/12 10:55am

My 13-Year-Old Baldur's Gate Review, Enhanced Edition

When PC role-playing classic Baldur's Gate was released in 1998, I was writing for a small gaming news site called BioWare's masterpiece was my first official PC game review. While is long gone, the magical Internet Wayback Machine houses an archived version of the review, at least… » 11/28/12 8:30pm 11/28/12 8:30pm

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition: Everything You Should Know

On November 30, 1998, a little-known company called BioWare released a strangely-titled game named Baldur's Gate for personal computers. It was critically and commercially acclaimed, an excellent RPG with a gigantic world, interesting characters, and a ton of little details to discover and enjoy. » 11/28/12 12:00pm 11/28/12 12:00pm

Here's A Trailer For The Enhanced Edition of Baldur's Gate

Happy Thanksgiving! Take a trailer for the upcoming remake of one of the greatest RPGs ever made. After some big delays, Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition should be out next Wednesday for PC (and somewhere around then for iPad as well). » 11/22/12 2:15pm 11/22/12 2:15pm

They Hope Baldur's Gate Will Revive The Classic RPG

Classic Western role-playing games are hard to find these days. The most successful ones are chimeras, like Mass Effect 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, games that graft a role-playing game's quests and statistics onto shooting or action-based mechanics. Even party-based RPG series like Dragon Age can't seem to… » 3/27/12 11:00am 3/27/12 11:00am

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition Announced, Server Explodes [Update]

The mysterious Baldur's Gate countdown has ended with the bang of servers exploding, but not before an email arrived announcing something called Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition for release this summer. » 3/15/12 3:30pm 3/15/12 3:30pm

Baldur's Gate Teaser Website Conjures a Countdown

It will be less than 24 hours before we hear more about the mysterious Baldur's Gate project from developer / digital distribution platform Beamdog. You can stare the timer down to eerie music here at the teaser website. » 3/14/12 6:37pm 3/14/12 6:37pm

This Baldur's Gate Teaser Sure Takes Its Time To Tell Us Not Much…

Following up on last night's Baldur's Gate website tease, today a YouTube user named Beamdogger has uploaded a teaser trailer for...something, featuring voice clips from both Baldur's Gate and Baldur's Gate II and the world's longest logo reveal. Update: Looks like it's fake. » 2/29/12 5:45pm 2/29/12 5:45pm

Baldur's Gate Website Lurches to Life, Is a New Game Rising?

It's been eleven years since PC role-playing gamers claimed the throne of Bhaal, Lord of Murder, bringing BioWare's epic Baldur's Gate series to a satisfying close, but has the entire tale been told? New developments at the game's website suggest there's still life in the old death god yet. » 2/28/12 7:30pm 2/28/12 7:30pm

Check Out MDK2's Sexy HD Makeover

Overhaul games lives up to its name next week when the HD version of classic PC platform shooter MDK2 is released on Check out how far Kurt Hectic and friends have come over the past decade in these exclusive before-and-after screens. » 10/07/11 4:40pm 10/07/11 4:40pm

MDK2 To Make A Killing On WiiWare, PC This 'Winter'

The latest Interplay game to make the leap to Nintendo's WiiWare service is MDK2, BioWare's shooter from the year 2000, joining other WiiWare-bound re-releases like Clayfighter and Descent. But that's not all Interplay and developer Beamdog have in store. » 6/25/10 7:40pm 6/25/10 7:40pm