It’s a great day for Baldur’s Gate 3. Indeed, the RPG has officially announced its release window on Xbox. The meeting was given by Larian, and it’s coming soon.
Baldur’s Gate 3 is one of the biggest releases of this year. It’s impossible for you to have missed it as it has left its mark on the video game sphere in recent months. If you haven’t done it yet, we advise you to take the plunge, it’s clearly an adventure not to be missed. Well, it depends. For those who own an Xbox, it’s difficult to play the game at the moment, since it hasn’t arrived on it yet. But the good news is that Larian has just revealed the release window for the title on the console. The wait will soon end.
Baldur’s Gate 3 on Xbox, coming soon
This Xbox version will have been desired. Fears were being heard about it and we were not sure that it would make its debut in 2023. A postponement would even have been considered, in particular due to technical difficulties linked to the addition of split-screen cooperation on Xbox Series X|S. Well, in the end, the feature was removed from the S, but it will arrive there at a later date. Regardless, many clues have suggested that this new edition will arrive before 2024.
Recently, Larian reacted to the nominations for Baldur’s Gate 3 at the Game Awards 2023. The firm took the opportunity to tease Xbox fans and fans of physical versions. “Rtune in for an official announcement. This week is going to be busy “, we can read. This message echoes the comments of Michael Douse, the studio’s publishing director, on X (formerly Twitter). Remember, he wrote the following sentence: “ the plan is to release it before the end of the yeare “. And our man will not have lied. The RPG will be released on Xbox in December, and it is confirmed.
Indeed, the thinking heads of the company have made a statement aimed at owners of the Microsoft machine. They started by explaining that it should land in December 2023. Further details will be provided during the Game Awards 2023 ceremony. At that time, we will have the official release date. This is news that should delight Xbox fans, who felt neglected while the success of Baldur’s Gate 3 was felt everywhere on the Web.
A serious candidate for Game of the Year
If Larian Studios decided to make so many announcements around the Game Awards 2023, it’s because Baldur’s Gate 3 received quite a few nominations. Eight to be more precise, and that’s a stunning score. Rare are the games that manage to achieve such a feat. This is also reminiscent of the scores of God of War (2018) or Elden Ring. He places himself on top of the world, but victory is not assured. The competition is tough, and he will have to face some great titles.
Alan Wake II, Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, the remake of Resident Evil 4, he’s going to be dealing with some kind of titans. We will have the outcome of this Dantesque confrontation on December 7. Imagine seeing Baldur’s Gate 3 unveil its Xbox version, before winning the title of Game of the Year. It would be quite a performance, and we can’t wait to find out how the events unfold. As a reminder, the game is still available on PC and PS5.