Earlier this week, we brought you news Larion’s Studios panel from hellwhere we gathered a bunch of new information regarding the eagerly-anticipated RPG Baldur’s Gate 3. We also got the infamous/famous viral. Twitter clip Agreeing companion characters Astarion (high elf vampire) and Halsin (druid in bear feral form) join the R-rated role-playing experience that most traditional dungeon masters would be embarrassed to imagine. It’s probably worth noting that the scene is mostly played for laughs, and nothing really graphic is depicted.
You could argue that the Baldur’s Gate 3 wave of hype has reached new heights Steam top seller list (#4 at time of writing) Everything to do with positive feedback and not the bear thing. It jumped 21 places from the panel from Hell, displacing it Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Hogwarts Legacy and even Red Dead Redemption 2 is in the works. There are steam top seller lists Based on all revenue sources is generated automaticallyWhich likely means Larian has a hit on their hands just a month before it launches on PS5 (and all the gamers out there who enjoy a good RPG.).
It may be that fans are justifiably excited about Larian’s deep, expertly written narrative. That they are looking forward to Baldur’s Gate 3’s complex, turn-based combat and interesting use of original characters (both as protagonists and party members). Or perhaps Divinity Original Sin 2 players or venerable OG Baldur’s Gate fans coming out of the woodwork by the millions? It’s probably all of these things together, but there’s also the bear sex thing.
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