Baldur’s Gate 3 dev aims for independence to foster creativity.

Baldur's Gate 3 dev aims for independence to foster creativity.

Baldur’s Gate 3 Studio Rejects Acquisition Rumors

In a recent interview with Bloomberg, Swen Vincke, the founder of Larian Studios, expressed that he has no plans to sell the studio any time soon. Vincke finds the idea of being acquired by a larger company flattering, but his passion lies in maintaining the studio’s independence and making all the important decisions. He stated, “The strength of this company is that I’m very invested in the gameplay, and I also make the ultimate decisions. We can do things in service of the games we’re making.” It’s great to see a developer who values creativity and staying true to their vision!

Microsoft’s Acquisition Plans Cause Stir in Gaming Community

Rumors have been circulating on social media about Microsoft’s potential acquisition targets. Among them were Larian Studios and Sega, which caused quite a buzz among gamers. However, it’s important to note that Larian Studios founder Swen Vincke has made it clear that he wants the studio to remain independent. Microsoft, meanwhile, is busy finalizing its acquisition of Activision Blizzard, facing challenges from regulators. The merger deadline has been extended, and we’ll have to wait and see how it unfolds. Exciting times in the gaming industry!

Baldur’s Gate 3 Update: PlayStation 5 Version and Xbox Challenges

If you’re eagerly awaiting the Baldur’s Gate 3 PlayStation 5 version, mark your calendars for September 6th! While the PC version is already available, the development team is working hard to deliver a seamless experience on Sony’s console. As for the Xbox version, it will take a bit longer due to hardware hurdles, particularly with the Series S. The team is working diligently to ensure feature parity between the Series S and Series X, with split-screen local play being the biggest challenge. Rest assured, Larian Studios is committed to bringing the game to Xbox players, and it’ll be worth the wait!

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