Fans of the Baldur’s Gate franchise would be delighted to know that BioWare has been working on its successor. A game that features deep character customization and role-playing, tactical party-based combat, morally challenging decisions, and mature sub-plots.
The player will being his or her journey in one of the six Origin stories which server as an introductory point for the players and present the world from their personal point of view. The Origin chosen determines who the character is and by the same measure how NPCs (both party and non-party) will react to the player. BioWare themselves have described this game as being a ‘dark heroic fantasy’ story that will be told on an epic scale with mature themes.
Rather than talking about how this game is, why don’t you just take a look at the newly released trailer that will inspire fans of the Baldur’s Gate franchise to feel nice and tingly inside. The trailer shows off the assassin Zevran and his godly skills of seduction as well as his superb skills with the blade.
Dragon Age Origins releases on the Sony PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC platforms on November 3, 2009 with an MSRP of $59.99. Hold on to your underwear, I say!