Gorion's ward, the protagonist of the first Baldur's Gate game, is captured along with his/her party (thief/mage and ward's best friend Imoen, half-elf fighter and druid Jaheira and her beloved husband Khalid, who were friends with late Gorion, amusing heroic not-completely-sane fighter Minsc and his imaginary deadly pet hamster Boo and Minsc's beloved mage wife Dynaheir) by Jon Irenicus, an incredibly powerful amoral sadistic wizard hellbent on revenge of initially undisclosed nature. He needs the ward for his diabolical experiment that'll give him the power he needs to enact his revenge. He's also highly interested in Imoen's powers for some reason. However, he's plans are interrupted when a group of thieves from the thief guild breaks into his lair. Their fight becomes bloody and highly destructive, but when it breaks out into the streets, the Cowled Wizards, an influential secretive group of state-sanctioned wizards that polices magic-users, intervenes and arrests both Irenicus ...
1 December 2000 (Poland)
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Baldur's Gate II - Shadows of Amn
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One of the characters in the game is named "Minister Lloyd Wainwright". Lloydminster and Wainwright are the names of communities in Alberta, Canada, east of Edmonton where BioWare is headquartered. See more
Sometimes they don't come back! Sometimes some people, no matter how much you love them and no matter what you try to do, get... they get taken away. You're young, Aerie... You'll figure it out soon enough.
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