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PC Gaming Weekly | Dec. 5, 2019

It's a good time to be a fan of Pathfinder and Owlcat Games.  Wednesday, Owlcat revealed that it'd ra
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It’s a good time to be a fan of Pathfinder and Owlcat Games. 
Wednesday, Owlcat revealed that it’d raised $1 million to help finance Pathfinder: Wrath of the Vanquisher. This isn’t a sequel to Pathfinder: Kingmaker; rather, it’s a continuation of the Moscow-based studio’s work on Paizo’s tabletop role-playing game.
I enjoyed Kingmaker, but jeez, did it have some problems at launch. Owlcat hewed so closely to the adventure path it felt like Kingmaker really needed a Game Master to run it. It also had some unbalanced encounters, some unexpected interactions (I see you, spider swarms!), and a lot of bugs. Some of this isn’t surprising for a small independent studio, and Owlcat has learned from all of these issues. And Kingmaker was the first time any developer had adapted the Pathfinder RPG to a video game. 
Fans of deep isometric RPGs have had some fantastic games to choose from in recent years: Pillars of Eternity, Divinity: Original Sin, Wasteland, and more. It’s been one great rebirth, and I’m glad to see Owlcat becoming a part of it.
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