BioWare author David Gaider to helm 'Baldur's Gate' collection

BioWare writer David Gaider to helm 'Baldur's Gate' series

When longtime BioWare author David Gaider introduced his departure from the studio, many questioned the place he would find yourself subsequent. The reply should not come as an excessive amount of of a shock. He is becoming a member of Beamdog, a recreation developer and distributor greatest recognized for the “enhanced” remakes of Baldur’s Gate and Baldur’s Gate II. That is notable as a result of Gaider began his profession at BioWare engaged on Baldur’s Gate II, earlier than shifting on to bigger writing roles with Neverwinter Nights, Star Wars: Knights of the Previous Republic and, most famously, the continued Dragon Age franchise.

Beamdog is presently engaged on a novel venture — an all-new enlargement pack for Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Version referred to as Siege of Dragonspear, which can add 25 hours of gameplay, 70 places and 4 heroic companions. The studio is a uncommon alternative for Gaider to return not solely to a basic and properly-regarded RPG franchise, however one which performed a pivotal position in his early profession. At Beamdog, he’ll be taking over the position of Artistic Director, main its writing workforce and taking the helm with “new artistic endeavors for the corporate.” We actually hope that is code for Baldur’s Gate three.

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