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The threat of the Onyx Tower has passed for now, but mere moments pass before a new threat to the Sword Coast arises. The heroes of the Onyx Tower have disappeared, so the fate of Baldur's Gate now rests on the shoulders of five wandering adventurers who are only now journeying into the region.

Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance II can be played solo or cooperatively with one other player, each choosing from 5 playable characters. The gameplay is the same as its previous incarnation: kill monsters and bad guys to collect treasure, items, and experience. By talking to townspeople in Baldur's Gate the player can learn of optional maps filled with more dangerous monsters and additional treasure. Equipment can be enchanted by the player this time, and given various magical effects such as additional fire damage, absorbing mana, or boosting stats.


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GameZone PlayStation 2 Jan 13, 2004 8.7 out of 10 87
Next Level Gaming Xbox Jan 21, 2004 84 out of 100 84 PlayStation 2 Feb 21, 2004 80 out of 100 80
Thunderbolt Games PlayStation 2 Mar 29, 2004 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot Xbox Jan 16, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Netjak PlayStation 2 Feb 06, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Lawrence PlayStation 2 Mar 18, 2004 B 75
Imperium Gier Xbox Mar 03, 2004 7.4 out of 10 74
XGP Gaming Xbox Feb 10, 2004 7 out of 10 70 PlayStation 2 Jun 14, 2004 5.5 out of 10 55


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Black Isle Studios used to code-name its projects after U.S. presidents and vice-presidents, an idea by Josh Sawyer. The code-name for this game is Project Jackson.


According to one of the Loading Screens, over 100,000 man hours were put into the development of this game.

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