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The performer of the role of Astarion from Baldur’s Gate 3 thought to leave the profession of an actor before joining the gaming industry
Neil Newbon is an actor who played Astarion from Baldur’s Gate 3 and received the award for Best Supporting Actor at the Golden Joystick Awards 2023. In his acceptance speech, he admitted that the gaming industry had saved his career.
Larian Studios and Wizards of the Coast are very pleased with the success of Baldur’s Gate 3
The release of Baldur’s Gate 3 became extremely successful: only on Steam the peak online game exceeded 875 thousand people. It is not known for sure how many people bought the game in total, but Larian Studios and Wizards of the Coast are very pleased with the results of the project.
A number of freelance localizers Baldur’s Gate 3 complained about the absence of their names in the credits
The credits of Baldur’s Gate 3 did not include ordinary localizers from Altagram Group, an outsourcing studio that worked on translating subtitles for the game into several languages. Only the team leaders got there.
The peak online Baldur’s Gate 3 on Steam at the start exceeded 472 thousand people
After three years of early access, Baldur’s Gate 3 was officially released on PC on August 3. The game immediately became a hit. Six hours after the release, 472,136 Steam users were playing the RPG from Larian Studios at the same time.
Baldur’s Gate 3 topped the top grossing premium games on Steam
Steam has published top sales for the period from July 11 to July 18. According to him, Baldur’s Gate 3 from Larian Studios earned the most money in a week as a premium game. This is without taking into account free games and devices, so it is in third place in sales – after Counter—Strike and Steam Deck.
Sven Vinke: “Baldur’s Gate 3 sales in early Access are probably five times higher than those of Divinity: Original Sin 2”
The head of Larian Studios, Sven Vincke, stated in an interview with Eurogamer that Baldur’s Gate 3 is much more successful at the early access stage than the studio’s previous game.