During The Game Awards, Larian Studios announced that Baldur’s Gate III will release in August 2023. Alongside the announcement, a Collector’s Edition of the title was also revealed and is now available for pre-order.
Baldur’s Gate III – The Game Awards Trailer:
Gather your party, and return to the Forgotten Realms in a tale of fellowship and betrayal, sacrifice and survival, and the lure of absolute power.
Baldur’s Gate III Collector’s Edition
Limited to 25,000 units, the Collector’s Edition is available to purchase for €249.99 EUR (around $260 USD). Alongside a digital copy of the game for PC, the package includes the following:
Mindflayer vs. Drow Battle Diorama – 1,100g, 25cm battle diorama of Mindflayer and Drow locked in a deadly exchange of blade and psionic might. This Collector’s Edition statue is made from high-quality PVC / ABS plastics and features a finely painted & hand finished, round scenic base depicting the subterranean realm of the Underdark
Hardcover Art Book – Explore the art and design of Baldur’s Gate III in this hardcover art book, written by Larian. Featuring approximately 160 pages of concept art and environmental design inspired by the Forgotten Realms. Inner pages are printed on satin 170gsm gilded foil-edged paper, with an anti-scuff PP laminate case cover.
Tadpole Keyring – A tadpole-inspired metal keyring made from zinc alloy. Unlikely to trigger ceremorphosis if inserted into the brain (Do not insert into the brain).
Baldur’s Gate III D20 – Oversized custom-engraved metal dice based on Baldur’s Gate III‘s digital dice design. Made from zinc alloy.
Character Sheets – A set of four-page Dungeons & Dragons character sheets for each Baldur’s Gate III Origin character. 200-220gsm.
Stickers – 32 die-cut vinyl stickers inspired by Baldur’s Gate III. Includes adorable custom-illustrated characters and Larian Studios warrior logos.
Cloth Map – A single-sided A3 map of Faerun, made from silk satin fabric for easy unfurling while trudging through swamps.
Magic: The Gathering Booster Pack – Three Magic: The Gathering booster packs containing the “Commander Legends: Battle for Baldur’s Gate” card set, featuring characters from Baldur’s Gate III. (Limited to the first 15,000 Collector’s Editions sold.)
Collector’s Edition Certificate – A Certificate of Authenticity serialized with the unique number of your Collector’s Edition. Single-sided, spot varnish, hot foil and blind deboss. Frame it above the mantelpiece, if you’re so inclined.
For those interested, you can pre-order the Collector’s Edition from Larian’s website now!
Baldur’s Gate III is set to release in August 2023! The game is currently in Early Access and so far impressions seem really positive. Let’s hope Larian once again delivers a truly brilliant RPG.
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