January 27, 2017 – Obsidian Entertainment wishes to send a thank you to its community for helping to reach the Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire fan-funding goal of $1.1M USD in just one day on www.Fig.co. More than 9,750 fans pushed Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire across its funding goal, with a roughly 50/50 split between equity and rewards.
“We have the best fans in the world. It is amazing how quickly they helped us reach the funding goal for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire . Our fans were responsible for the original game?s critical and financial success, and we are looking forward to doing it all over again with them for the sequel. For those who reserved Fig Games Shares games shares, thank you for your trust in us and we look forward to having you share in the potential success of Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire together,” said Feargus Urquhart, CEO of Obsidian Entertainment.
Inspired by classic titles such as Baldur?s Gate 2: Shadows of Amn, Icewind Dale, and Planescape: Torment, Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire improves upon the rich narrative, beautiful environments, and intricate, tactical combat that made the original a fan and critical sensation. With Deadfire, Obsidian will take players on a second fantastic journey to the world of Eora, this time to the vast, uncharted, Deadfire Archipelago where they will fight for their souls as they hunt down a god.
For more information on Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire, visit https://www.fig.co/campaigns/
For those wanting to play the original Pillars of Eternity, please visit http://buy.pillarsofeternity.