Baldur’s Gate 3, the return
The third and long-awaited installment of Baldur’s Gate is here available via Steam as early access. A mode that many developers use today to polish the title with their own community of users. And it is that detecting failures in a proposal as extensive and complex as this is not easy at all.
In this way, this early access that they intend to last about a year will allow the first act to be played. This one is finished and offers about 25 hours of gameplay. The following acts, 2 and 3, will arrive earlier because they are still working on them, solving problems that they detect and further optimizing their own gaming experience.
That is why they indicate that if you want to enjoy a game without any type of setback, better wait for version 1.0 that will come out with the three complete acts, but if you are passionate about role-playing games and you even grew up enjoying the first Baldur’s Gate, you may It is difficult to avoid temptation.
The Tricks of the Last Baldur’s Gate
Leaving aside the fact that its early access is already available through Steam for all those who want to enjoy the Baldur’s Gate third installment, what does the Larian Studios title offer?
To start the new installment of this classic role-playing games offers some much more attractive graphics and eye-catching than the first two installments. Even so, it maintains that essence and taste for details, recreating high-level characters and settings in every way.
Of course, the most notable change will be the one affecting the combat system. If before we had a mechanic in real time with pauses that allowed certain decision making in a calmer way, now the fighting takes place in turns.
This change represents a declaration of intent by the studio that is developing this third installment and lays the foundations for the future of the franchise. In which again the character editor will have an important weight and now, in early access, it may be one of the things that are most enjoyed. You can create the physical appearance that you like the most and according to the idea you have of your character.
With the limitation of six classes in Early Access, when version 1.0 of Baldur’s Gate 3 you will have at your disposal 12 classes and almost 40 subclasses. So that you have options as varied as you want. Logically it will not be the only thing you will decide about your character, along with that and his physical appearance you will also have to see his strength, dexterity, intelligence, etc … basically everything that the fifth edition of the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons rules allow. If you are a fan of the saga, you will like it.
Baldur’s Gate Requirements
Now that you know everything, the last thing you need to know is what are the minimum requirements that your computer must meet in order to enjoy the game. Although you have to remember that is also available for Google Stadia, so you only need access to the service and you can enjoy it from your smartphone or other compatible devices.
The minimum requirements are:
- Intel Core i5 / AMD FX4350 processor or better
- Windows 10 64-bit
- 8 GB RAM memory
- Graphics Nvidia GTX 780 or AMD Radeon R9 280X onwards
- DirectX 11
- 150 GB of storage (although in early access they will not be required 100%)
Developer: Larian Studios
These are acceptable requirements, although it is logical that the better components your PC has, the better the experience will be, thus being able to enjoy the highest graphic quality and fluidity.