Tag Archives: Obsidian Entertainment
Mon, Sep 24, 2012 | 10:54 BST
Project Eternity is fast approaching $2 million in Kickstarter funding, marking a win for developer Obsidian Entertainment. The team has posted up new gameplay details including the importance of souls and non-combat skills in the world.
Fri, Sep 21, 2012 | 17:14 BST
Project Eternity is Kickstarter’s latest success story. VG247′s Dave Cook spoke with Obsidian’s Chris Avellone find out why the game will make RPGs awesome again.
Fri, Sep 21, 2012 | 08:51 BST
Alpha Protocol 2 isn’t going to be happening any time soon, Obsidian Entertainment’s Chris Avellone has told VG247. Despite calls from the community for a Kickstarter project, the creative director says the decision isn’t his to make.
Wed, Sep 19, 2012 | 02:30 BST
Project Eternity is expected to roll out pretty quickly; Obsidian has already started work and has even put a tentative release window on the crowd-funded RPG.
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 | 23:15 BST
Project Eternity, the fantasy RPG Kickstarter title from Obsidian Entertainment was funded in just 24 hours over the weekend, and is currently sitting at a staggering $1,403,473 in crowd funds. Obsidian’s Chris Avellone and creator of Planescape: Torment has revealed that his team decided on the Kickstarter route due to a ‘lack of opportunity’ in the games industry.
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 | 00:07 BST
Project Eternity is fully funded, but Obsidian dares to dream big, adding a slew of stretch goals and promising more diverse rewards for backers.
Tue, Sep 11, 2012 | 23:41 BST
Obsidian has updated its mysterious Project X teaser site with further fantasy-themed babblings.
Tue, Sep 11, 2012 | 03:30 BST
Obsidian Entertainment has launched a mysterious new countdown site, to a soundtrack of underoos exploding across the gaming universe.
Wed, Jul 25, 2012 | 07:15 BST
Legendary RPG designer Chris Avellone has some idea of where a crowd-funded follow up to Planescape: Torment, and it doesn’t involve sticking to the Dungeons & Dragons ruleset.
Mon, Apr 02, 2012 | 07:55 BST
Obsidian’s Chris Avellone has clarified what role he is likely to take in Wasteland 2′s development if the project’s Kickstarter reaches its target.
Wed, Mar 28, 2012 | 07:56 BST
Fri, Mar 23, 2012 | 00:10 GMT
Obsidian’s classic RPG Neverwinter Nights 2 is on sale on the Mac App Store for 99 cents. That’s a very small amount of money for a highly rated RPG you can play on the office machines. You can grab it here. Neverwinter Nights 2 is the 2006 sequel to the BioWare original, and famously shipped with an extraordinary number of bugs. That’s all been patched to hell and back by now of course, and the game saw several expansions and eventual popularity.
Thu, Mar 15, 2012 | 12:04 GMT
Obsidian was promised a bonus from Bethesda alongside straight payment on Fallout: New Vegas if it had hit an 85 on MetaCrtiic.
Thu, Mar 15, 2012 | 00:59 GMT
Mon, Feb 13, 2012 | 01:03 GMT
Double Fine’s crowdfunding success has inspired other developers to consider a new method of sourcing development costs.
Tue, Dec 13, 2011 | 05:54 GMT
Chris Avellone, chief creative officer at Fallout: New Vegas developer Obsidian Entertainment, has a pretty clear stance on the used game trade.
Tue, Dec 06, 2011 | 11:13 GMT
Obsidian CEO Feargus Urquhart has said the call to do South Park: The Game came directly from the licensor itself, South Park Studios, rather than publisher THQ.
Thu, Nov 10, 2011 | 02:35 GMT
Atari has announced two new PC collections of its Dungeons & Dragons-based back catalogue, including Planescape: Torment, Neverwinter Nights, Baldur’s Gate, and The Temple of Elemental Evil.
Mon, Oct 31, 2011 | 00:00 GMT
Fallout: New Vegas and Dungeon Siege III developer Obsidian Entertainment has an unrevealed title in the works.
Wed, Oct 26, 2011 | 10:18 BST
A new desert area and new abilities are available in the Treasures of the Sun DLC for Square Enix’s multiplayer RPG adventure romp – emerge from the depths and go catch a tan.