Obsidian Entertainment Archives

The Outer Worlds: Spacer’s Choice Edition Announced For March
Obsidian Entertainment, Private Division, and Virtuos revealed The Outer Worlds: Spacer's Choice Edition will be coming out in March Without simplifying what the game is, this is essentially an all-in-one experience of everything ever released for the game, and then some, all rolled into a single title We have the rundown of everything you can[...]
Obsidian’s 8th Annual Extra Life Marathon Is Underway
Obsidian Entertainment has officially launched its annual Extra Life Marathon this weekend, raising funds for the eighth year in a row The stream kicked off on November 11th and will be running all the way until November 13th, as the event is designed to help raise funds for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Multiple guests will[...]
Pentiment Will Officially Release This November For Xbox & PC
Obsidian Entertainment announced at Gamescom that Pentiment will be coming out for PC and Xbox this November This is a unique title that will have you exploring the high times of being a scribe in the 16th Century, documenting history as one of the many who made manuscripts for one of the many kingdoms in[...]
Grounded Has Released A New Update As The Bug Get Revenge
Obsidian Entertainment has released a new free update into the game Grounded as the bugs have a chance to get revenge on you kids This is basically a chance for the bugs to become a bigger problem if you decide to be that kind of player If you decide to attack a specific species, let's[...]
The Outer Worlds: Murder On Eridanos DLC Arrives September 8th
Obsidian Entertainment and Private Division have announced the second and last DLC for The Outer Worlds on Nintendo Switch is on the way next week Murder On Eridanos will throw you into the middle of a murder mystery out in a brand new area as you'll have to put the clues together to figure out who[...]
Grounded Adds Flying Insects With The Latest Update
Xbox Game Studios and Obsidian Entertainment revealed details about the latest addition to the game as you'll now see bees hovering in the air along with some other creatures that happen to have wings and will sound very ominous hovering above you Funny enough, this was a major fan request to add these insects to[...]
Obsidian Entertainment's Grounded is coming to Xbox Game Preview.
Earlier today during the Xbox Games Showcase, Obsidian Entertainment showed off the official launch trailer for Grounded The game has been in development for a while as you're basically playing what looks like an interactive version of Honey, I Shrunk The Kids You and a team of other children will have to fend for yourselves[...]
Xbox Game Studios & Obsidian Entertainment Announce "Grounded"
You can read more about the details of the test below. Xbox Insiders Club will get the first crack at Grounded, courtesy of Obsidian Entertainment. Participation through the Xbox Insider Program is the only way to play Grounded on an Xbox One during this time period, so make sure you join to be an Xbox Insider for a chance to participate[...]
Obsidian Entertainment's Grounded is coming to Xbox Game Preview.
Obsidian Entertainment announced during the most recent episode of Inside Xbox that it would be bringing its survival adventure title Grounded to Xbox Game Preview this summer Starting this July, the game will be available via the service with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscriptions and Steam Early Access purchases Alongside the announcement, the game also[...]
"The Outer Worlds" Will Be Doing A "Twitch Plays" Event
Obsidian Entertainment, Virtuos Games, and Private Division announced this morning that they will bring The Outer Worlds to the Nintendo Switch There had been talk of a Switch version ever since the game was announced, but nothing for sure had come to pass until this week We now know the game will arrive on March[...]
"The Outer Worlds" Will Be Doing A "Twitch Plays" Event
Obsidian Entertainment took a moment to thank their fans for all their support for The Outer Worlds and dropped news of upcoming DLC with it The devs took to their own forums and sent a thank you note to the fans for The Game Awards nominations And with it came the news that new content[...]
"The Outer Worlds" Will Be Doing A "Twitch Plays" Event
Obsidian Entertainment and Private Division will be showing off the game on Obsidian's Twitch channel, where they will be unlocking the game's controls and hooking them up to the Twitch chat Much like Twitch Plays Pokémon, the audience will be in control of the main character and the decisions you make in the game based[...]
The Outer Worlds – Official Announcement Trailer
This week, Obsidian Entertainment revealed when the game would go live globally for PC, PS4, and Xbox One users But with that news came a bit of a shock as it was revealed that both Xbox One and PS4 users would need to download a big Day One patch in order to play the game[...]
The Outer Worlds – Official Announcement Trailer
Private Division and Obsidian Entertainment announced today that The Outer Worlds will be released on Nintendo Switch after coming out on other consoles The company made the announcement along with a trailer for the game, which we have for you below marking the occasion with Senior Producer Matthew Singh at Obsidian Entertainment No word yet on[...]
The Outer Worlds – Official Announcement Trailer
Ever since The Outer Worlds was announced back at The Game Awards, we've been anxious to know just about anything more about this game. Obsidian Entertainment looks like they have a winner on their hands just from the spectacle of what the game looks like alone, so we're all kinda wondering when more info will be released[...]
Microsoft's newly acquired developer, Obsidian Entertainment is set to announce a new game at the Game Awards next week. The Game Awards are always a bit of an exciting time of the year It generally kicks off the GotY season for the industry, and regardless of how you feel about the awards portion of the show,[...]
Microsoft Acquires Pillars of Eternity Dev Obsidian Entertainment
credit//THQ Nordic Microsoft has snapped up quite a few studios this year, starting with five acquisitions announced at E3, and the software company just announced its acquisition of Obsidian Entertainment According to Polygon's report, the announcement was made at X018 in Mexico City earlier today. From Polygon: Obsidian Entertainment, the developer behind Fallout: New Vegas, Alpha Protocol, Pillars of Eternity and other role-playing games,[...]
Chris Avellone Escalates Feud with Obsidian Over Xbox Deal
credit//THQ Nordic Fallout writer Chris Avellone left Obsidian Entertainment under inauspicious circumstances and has held a grudge against the company since Avellone recently escalated the feud on Twitter over Microsoft's possible decision to license the company as part of its recent studio grab bonanza Obsidian is the next studio rumored to be in sight for a buyout[...]
alpha protocol
Developer Obsidian Entertainment has been out making noise about a potential remaster for Alpha Protocol. Alpha Protocol was a pretty decisively received game when it came out in 2010 The title, which followed an agent who was part of a covert government agency, never set the charts on fire but to this day, retains a cult audience[...]
Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Has Been Pushed To May
Obsidian Entertainment have apparently pushed the release of Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire back from April 3rd to May 8th, according to EuroGamer The reasoning for the push has been linked to the developers wanting to take a little extra time to polish the game up and put some final touches on it, as opposed to[...]
Pillars of Eternity 2 will be coming to PS4, Xbox One, and Switch later this year, according to Game Informer. Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire has been in development since 2016, and after a successful crowdfunding campaign with fig.co, Obsidian Entertainment finally gave the game a release date last month, and the PC and Mac versions of the[...]
Obsidian Entertainment and Versus Evil have announced a release date for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire and it'll be here soon The game will launch in April and pre-orders are now live on Obsidian.net, Steam, and GOG, and THQ Nordic will be handling the global distribution of the game's physical edition The physical Obsidian Edition of the[...]
Obsidian Entertainment Teases A New IP On The Way
If you're wondering what Obsidian Entertainment is up to these days, you might be excited to know there's a brand new game on the way from them In a Tweet released last week, the company showed off their already impressive catalog of titles that they've had a hand in, and teased something new is on the[...]
An Update Is Coming To Pathfinder Adventures Next Week
Obsidian Entertainment and Asmodee Digital have announced a new content update for role-playing card game, Pathfinder Adventures, will be released next week The Rise of the Goblins campaign introduces two new characters, Poog and Ranzak, as they go through the first of more adventure decks to come. Pathfinder Adventures Lead Producer, Ryan Rucinski, had this to say of[...]
Obsidian Entertainment is showing off following pre-alpha footage of Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire at E3. For those of you who missed it, or are sitting at home, you'll definitely want to take a look. I got a chance to sit down with some of the creative team at the show, to see how the game's been doing[...]
Pathfinder Adventures Launches On PC In June
Obsidian Entertainment has just announced today that Pathfinder Adventures is coming to PC and Mac players via Steam, GOG, and the Mac App Store on June 15th Pathfinder Adventures faithfully recreates Paizo and Lone Shark Games' multi-award-winning Pathfinder Adventure Card Game to take the well-loved tabletop game to PC and Mac gamers Obsidian has blended their expertise[...]
Today the campaign for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire has reached 279% of their original crowdfunding goal by hitting $3M. Along with this stretch,