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Baldur’s Gate 1: Overall Thoughts and Experiences

In line with everyone else, my BG1 experience was not exceptional. The game certainly warrants credit where credit is due. It provided me with a sense of nostalgia, although I was unable to engage this game like I had with … Continue reading

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BG1: Don’t bother.

Seriously. If you insist on trying something old-school, go straight to Planescape: Torment. Everything about BG1 makes it feel like an assembly line. Just walking is cumbersome. You can only see about 200 pixels, vertically and horizontally, at one time, … Continue reading

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Baldur’s Gate Final – F### This Game

So I’m gonna say one thing about Baldur’s Game: ITSUCKS. Gaming has come a long way. I remember being a wee lass lad & finding Final Fantasy for NES. It was on sale! Awesome. I had first fallen in love … Continue reading

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Baldur’s Gate 1: Wrap-Up

I respect this game. I think it’s a milestone. It’s even charming at times. I’m glad I played it. But Baldur’s Gate isn’t much fun. I feel like I’ve written this in every chapter review, but this game is just … Continue reading

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Final Thoughts on Baldur’s Gate

I must say, I didn’t expect one of the main ideas behind this blog to hit this hard in the first game.  When brainstorming blog names, we decided that we needed a theme – some kitschy thing that sums up what … Continue reading

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Baldur’s Gate 1: Chapter 3: I Fight Gangs for Local Charities and Stuff

Out of the mines and into the forest. We’ve lost some friends but saved the iron. The villagers can cross glass shovels and wheelbarrows made out of leaves off their list of hardships (not so fast, dysentery, you stay right … Continue reading

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BG1: AM I DONE WITH THIS GAME YET?

I have two more people lined up for Game #2 (to be revealed later), and, since our first game has been such a chore, I’m brainstorming ideas for Game #2 while playing Game #1.  I’m also brainstorming more rules, because … Continue reading

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