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Just finished Siege of Dragonspear and I loved it
I was actually pretty wary of this one and didn't get around to playing it for a while. The BG series is right up there with Dark Souls for my favorite games of all time, and I wasn't sure if a group could come in and make a bridge between the first and second game good enough. The SJW stuff floating around various sites I visit put me off. Worrying too much about that was a mistake.
I was hooked all weekend. It started off a little slow, and the small areas had me worried it would be a small expansion, but once it broke out of the starter city things got awesome. The loot was exciting (something modern RPGS have completely axed with the green/blue/purple randomly generated garbage system WoW created). The characters were a blast. The combat was super challenging on hard mode. The story was a lot of fun. I didn't run into any bugs or issues with the writing that many were harping on. There were a few derpy lines, but BG2 had plenty of it's own. It was just an overall great experience.
Pillars of Eternity just didn't do it for me. Beamdog really does seem to know how to recreate this series the way it was meant to be done. With modern RPGS becoming randomly generated quest tracker simluators, this is beyond refreshing.
I look forward to more!