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The Secrets of 'Baldur's Gate 3'

Swen Vincke  (CEO & Founder, Larian Studios)

Location: Room 303, South Hall

Date: Thursday, March 21

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Design, Production & Team Leadership

Format: Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

A behind the scenes look at the key development and market challenges encountered while making Baldur's Gate 3, how the team tried to deal with them, what lessons they learned and why Larian was uniquely placed to make this game successful.


Every game has its own language and a large part of development is learning what that is. You will get a unique behind the scenes look at how we adapted our development pipelines and studio strategies to ensure we became fluent in BG3's incredibly complicated dialect.

Intended Audience

Anyone interested in the challenges of game development at a large scale. There is no prerequisite knowledge necessary to understand the content of this session.

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