@Arthas not sure about mods (I don't use them), but of the many accounts I have read of the chess fight, it seems opening with mass fireballs seems to work well to whittle the enemies down quickly. (View Post)
The BioWare people kept adding/removing the Ring of Wizardry. I hope I am remembering this right, but I think it worked like this:
BG 1 unpatched, no TotSC - no ring
BG 1 patched, no TotSC - ring pr… (View Post)
If your party has a high charisma character (or a mage who can use friends and you actually use the friends spell to get 20 CHA) and high reputation, it's not hard in BG 1 to get high gold by the end… (View Post)
While I don't know the exact # needed, remember for the harder traps, if your thief isn't max you can also use things like potions of mind focusing and perception to boost trap scores.
Bu… (View Post)