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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition points sword at November 28 release

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Overhaul Games' revisit to Faerun in Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition took a knockback spell to its planned September launch (opens in new tab) from the inn it's resting in, but in a tweet sent yesterday, Creative Director Trent Oster said Overhaul expects a November 28 release for all platforms.

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"We're busting our butts to make the PC version awesome, and it is, so we're hopeful," he wrote in a separate tweet (opens in new tab) . "But there is no column for hope in a spreadsheet. I'd rather fill that column with awesome reality."

Alongside a spruced-up Infinity Engine and the inclusion of the Tales of the Sword Coast expansion, BGEE (opens in new tab) includes mod support, DLC (opens in new tab) , new characters, a raised level cap, and cross-platform multiplayer (opens in new tab) . All of that almost fits into an acronym of "BOO." Almost. Not really.

Omri Petitte is a former PC Gamer associate editor and long-time freelance writer covering news and reviews. If you spot his name, it probably means you're reading about some kind of first-person shooter. Why yes, he would like to talk to you about Battlefield. Do you have a few days?