Baldur’s Gate 3 definitely won’t release this 12 months.
That’s in accordance with a new developer replace from Larian Studios, which has now definitively confirmed that the extremely-anticipated recreation won’t go away early entry until 2023, affirming what Swen Vincke, founding father of Larian and artistic director of BG3, intimated to Eurogamer earlier this year.
You can watch the cheeky presentation proper right here:
In the transient three-minute video – broadcast as a part of 2022 D&D Direct and entitled “Baldur’s Gate 3 – The Journey So Far” – the group appears again at progress up to now for Baldur’s Gate 3, which it says “continues to get higher and higher”. It additionally lastly places any lingering hope that the full recreation could have launched in 2022.
“By the Nine Hells, we have added a lot of nice stuff already, and there is extra the place that got here from,” Larian mentioned. “So, be a part of us in early entry on our journey to Baldur’s Gate 3, or come alongside in 2023 when the sport releases.”
Some had hoped that Vincke’s feedback that Larian was “seeing the sunshine on the finish of the tunnel now” and had “a fairly concrete plan” earlier this 12 months meant we could have seen a late 2022 release, nevertheless it appears as if we’ll have to stay with the Early Access model in the intervening time.