Join our Discord to chat with fellow friendly gamers and our knowledgeable contributors!

antstream
Not an American user?

Description

Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance casts the player as one of three basic characters: an elf sorceress, a human archer, or a dwarf fighter. From humble beginnings slaying rats in the cellars of an inn, the adventurer will move on to exploring caves, crypts, and mountain passes. Naturally, it's all filled to the brim with horrible monsters, wicked traps, treasures, and fabled magical weapons. As the game progresses the player is constantly rewarded with new weaponry, new monsters to fight, and experience points to put into the adventurer's character stats to grow even more powerful. The adventurer must eventually unravel the secrets of a dark, new Thieves Guild backed by powerful mages.

Screenshots

Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance Xbox Main Menu
Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance GameCube Talking with Alyth
Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance Xbox Equipment screen of the Dwarven Fighter
Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance Xbox Black Isle logo

Promo Images

Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance Magazine Advertisement

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

This game is very good and is best when played with another person Xbox Todd Bello (32)
A graphically attractive hack n' slash with little gameplay PlayStation 2 NobodysSon (13)
This game is not much RPG, Not much Diablo like... what is it trying to be? PlayStation 2 VXBlade (8)
Eldrith the Betrayer? Not ringing any bells. PlayStation 2 Terrence Bosky (5463)
A solid action RPG with impressive visuals, and insanely addictive co-op mode - 4 Stars GameCube Ryu (56)

Critic Reviews

GamePro (US) PlayStation 2 Dec 03, 2001 4.5 out of 5 90
Armchair Empire, The GameCube Jan 22, 2003 8.6 out of 10 86
GameSpot Xbox Oct 28, 2002 8.5 out of 10 85
Game Over Online Xbox Nov 21, 2002 85 out of 100 85
64 Power / big.N / N Games GameCube Mar, 2003 81 out of 100 81
Worth Playing GameCube Jan 14, 2003 8 out of 10 80
Game Captain Xbox Jun 02, 2003 79 out of 100 79
Xbox Gazette Xbox Sep 06, 2003 77 out of 100 77
64 Power / big.N / N Games GameCube Dec, 2002 76 out of 100 76
Game Critics GameCube Feb 06, 2002 7.5 out of 10 75

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

1001 Video Games

Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by vism (489), Kartanym (12738) and NeoMoose (1259)
antstream