Larian teased the announcement was coming one day before showing the short trailer. The sizzle footage showcased new in game footage for Baldur’s Gate 3.
We know you’ve all been waiting, so let’s get ready to tell some stories together. Baldur’s Gate 3 news will be dropping throughout the month of June, starting June 6 on the #GuerrillaCollective Showcase. What does it all mean? Let’s find out.”
While fans wait for the game to release, Larian will be announcing new information about it throughout June. Who knows, by the end of the month, we may get an actual release date announcement or at least a playable beta or demo.
The video showed off a few spells and classes in action. As well as revealing a few locations players will be visiting such as a stunning pond complete with waterfall, some ruins; which every D&D player will be familiar with, and the Underdark; where the games’ antagonists the mind flayers call home.
Throughout June, we'll be revealing more about #BaldursGate3 starting June 6, on the #GuerrillaCollective Showcase. https://t.co/alQZxS4kH6 It's almost time to venture forth. pic.twitter.com/I4Cjrf0BIT
— Larian Studios (@larianstudios) May 29, 2020
As for the Guerrilla Collective, it’s an event starting June 6 that will showcase online digital games. With physical conventions being postponed or cancelled this year, developers are looking to online events to reveal their games. The Guerrilla Collective will be hosted by Kinda Funny Games’ Greg Miller. The event runs through June 8 and will be live streamed on Twitch.
Swen Vincke, the founder of Larian Studios, says while production in general as slowed in the past few months, development on Baldur’s Gate 3 is progressing.
We have a lot to tell. Gather around our campfire and come listen to our tales.”
Baldur’s Gate 3 has not release date yet but it will release on Steam Early Access sometime in 2020.