• Baldur's Gate 3 Combat Guide: Advanced Tips & Tactics to Dominate

    4 days ago - By Game Skinny

    Baldur's Gate 3 , currently in Early Access on PC and Stadia, isn't the easiest RPG to learn. There aren't any detailed tutorials to get you up to speed with its systems or combat mechanics.
    Since Baldur's Gate 3 is modeled after Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition, a familiarity with the ruleset from tabletop D&D is extremely helpful here, though not necessary. Regardless of your prior knowledge, Baldur's Gate 3 combat can feel overwhelming.
    In this guide, I'm going over more advanced combat tips and tactics, including planning, surprise attacks, and focus fire, among many other things. If you...
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  • Baldur's Gate 3 Combat Guide: The Basics of Turn-Based D&D 5E Combat

    Baldur's Gate 3 Combat Guide: The Basics of Turn-Based D&D 5E Combat

    4 days ago - By Game Skinny

    Baldur's Gate 3 is a very complex and rewarding RPG. Since it's directly based on Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition, that means familiarity with the ruleset from tabletop D&D is extremely helpful, though not necessary. Regardless of your prior knowledge, combat can feel overwhelming in BG3 .
    I've been playing D&D 5E off and on for over six years with everyone from veterans to brand new players, and I still had to relearn and adapt some knowledge when starting Baldur's Gate 3. Needless to say, it's a lot to take in since, as of this writing, Baldur's Gate 3 is still very much in Early Access...
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