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Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Ultimate Edition announced for PS4, Xbox One, and Switch

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Publisher Versus Evil and developer Obsidian Entertainment have announced Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Ultimate Edition for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Switch. A release date was not announced.

Here is an overview of the game, via Versus Evil:
About

The rogue god Eothas awakened within the stone titan sleeping below your castle, killing your people, and stealing a piece of your soul. Only you and your companions can uncover the rogue god’s machinations as he traverses the Deadfire Archipelago.
The critically-acclaimed RPG from the masters at Obsidian Entertainment finally arrives, featuring all major updates and expansions.
Bend the world to your will as you explore the depths of infinite possibilities, including detailed character customization, total freedom of exploration, and more meaningful choices at every turn.
Featuring an enormous open world, a massive cast of characters, and a story you can play your way, Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Ultimate Editionredefines the role-playing game experience for a new generation.

Key Features
  • Beast of Winter DLC – heed the call of Vatnir, a priest of the god of death, to halt the tide of destruction encroaching upon the living.
  • The Forgotten Sanctum DLC – battle your way through the bowels of a vengeful, sleeping god.
  • Seeker, Slayer, Survivor DLC – Triumph or die in the Crucible of Kazuwari, where only the mighty reign.
  • Play in either Turn-Based Mode or Classic Real-Time with Pause: Immerse yourself in a deeper single player RPG game experience – now with both classic real-time with pause and new turn-based combat, Deadfire builds on the foundation of classic tabletop gameplay more than ever before.
  • Over 100 hours of gameplay per playthrough.
  • Play however you want: Detailed character creator character and over 1,000 class permutations gives you the freedom to be whoever you want.
  • Gather your party: Build your party and customize your companions to join you on your quest. Assign multiple classes and deeper abilities for each. Witness their personal relationships, reactions to player choice, and interactions with each other unfold.
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Really looking forward to this. I loved the first one on console outside of the loading times. I know they originally were shooting for a holiday 19 release back in the spring, seems like it may slip to early to mid 20. Also looking forward to playing in Turn Based Mode.