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Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition for Linux is in the works

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Linux gaming really is coming along isn't it! Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition is now confirmed to be coming to Linux a developer tweeted.

Trent Oster tweeted this interesting bit of info:

I have just signed the #Linux #BGEE agreement. Waiting on counter-signature. Here we go!

Trent Oster (@TrentOster) December 10, 2012

So folks it is coming!

The game Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition is a remake of the original and it's expansion Baldur's Gate: Tales of the Sword Coast. The game is currently out for Windows and iOS, and will now be out for Linux too. We could be in for a bit of a wait though, so stay tuned and we will keep you posted.

Good time to be a Linux gamer to get games like this, what do you think to the news guys? Article taken from
Tags: RPG, Upcoming
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Radegast 13 Dec, 2012
I'll definitely buy it, but it should be mentioned that we already have enhanced edition of Baldur's Gate on linux. It is called [URL='']Gemrb[/URL].
Liam Dawe 13 Dec, 2012
The new edition has new content though so it won't be the same as running the original on the open source engine.
Bumadar 13 Dec, 2012
goooooooood news
Anonymous 17 Jan, 2013
BG: EE are not HD - it has upscaled textures...
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