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Baldurís Gate: Enhanced Edition OS X Plans & Cross-Platform Gaming

The Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition Website announces Overhaul Games' upcoming Baldurís Gate overhauls will be coming to OS X this summer (thanks The Patches Scrolls). They say the Mac version will "include a variety of Mac OS X specific features, including widescreen and iCloud support." No, we didn't know widescreen support was an OS X specific feature either. Technically a PC edition of the game has not been announced, but it is mentioned in this tweet from Trent Oster revealing they plan to support cross-platform multiplayer play:

Yes, it will be compatible multi-player cross-platform. We had a Mac, iPad and PC joined into a game together.

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51. Re: Baldurís Gate: Enhanced Edition OS X Plans & Cross-Platform Gaming Mar 30, 2012, 16:55 deqer
 
Why didn't they just make an enhanced edition to begin with? The technology was certainly there in those days. We all knew BG was ugly and couldn't understand why. Maybe the devs were just newbies?

So, because these guys are newbies--which isn't our problem--is now our problem because we should listen to their sales pitch on a real version of the game now?

Shouldn't the original players get this for free if they purchased your crappy version before?
 
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