Baldur’s Gate 3 is ready to get one other main content material replace, Patch 8, previous to leaving early entry. Patch 8 seems to be to be a reasonably substantial replace, practically doubling the scale of Larian Studios’ upcoming RPG.
“Patch 8 is drawing close to, and it’ll be roughly 40 GB (so ensure you have house free!), bringing the overall set up measurement for Baldur’s Gate 3 to roughly 104 GB,” Larian Studios writes in a Steam weblog publish. “As with our earlier patches, saves made on Patch 7 or prior will not be appropriate when up to date.”
Larian Studios can also be utilizing Patch 8 to do some “digital house-cleaning,” because the replace will take away the flexibility to obtain Patches 1-5. “Patches 6 and seven will stay accessible for obtain, however we encourage all gamers to replace to the newest model of the sport to be able to get the most recent fixes and content material updates,” the studio writes.
If you would like to proceed your Patch 7 save file when Patch 8 comes out, comply with these steps:
- Proper click on on the sport in your Steam library
- Choose properties
- Click on the BETAS tab
- Within the record below “Choose the beta you wish to decide into,” choose Patch 6
- Shut the properties menu
Larian Studios additionally notes that you need to take away any put in Baldur’s Gate 3 mods earlier than updating the sport and downloading Patch 8.
Although Larian Studios has not confirmed whether or not it’s going to add any extra playable courses to Baldur’s Gate 3, the studio has added new ones with the previous few main patches–the Barbarian class was added in Patch 7, for instance, becoming a member of Cleric, Druid, Fighter, Ranger, Rogue, Sorcerer, Warlock, and Wizard. Larian Studios appears to be pulling from Dungeons & Dragons fifth version for inspiration within the design of Baldur’s Gate 3’s courses, so Patch 8 may see the addition of the Bard, Paladin, or Monk.
Although that is the eighth replace for Baldur’s Gate 3, the sport will not launch in 1.0 this 12 months. Baldur’s Gate 3 is ready to depart early entry in 2023. The ending touches–such because the conclusions to companion romances–are being saved for the 1.0 construct.
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