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Divinity: Original Sin is getting a new 'Hardcore' difficulty mode

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It must be pretty busy in the offices of Larian Studios these days. Not only is the development team working on new titles, they're also adding a bunch of new content to hit RPG Divinity: Original Sin.

One such addition that will please fans of the already rather tricky game is a new 'Hardcore' difficulty mode. This will give enemy mobs new skills and tactics to use against you in combat, forcing you to change up your existing strategies.

Larian working on new RPGs alongside Divinity, "being built on top of the D:OS engine"

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Divinity: Original Sin is getting a significant overhaul from creator Larian, as they acknowledge the 'sucky parts' of the game. However they're also "working on our new RPGs," using the D:OS engine.

The Belgian developer is determined to fix the mistakes of Original Sin, and they're also opening a new office in Quebec City to expand, but it lets them "make true some of our bigger RPG ambitions".

Divinity: Original Sin adds two new characters in free DLC

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Divinity: Original Sin has just received its first DLC. No, no don't worry, it's free! The Bear and the Burglar adds two new companion characters for a total of four, each with their own quests.

Ranger Bairdotr has a "bow on her back and her claws at the ready", and is searching for a missing druid of the Homeforest, while Wolgraff is a voiceless rogue who was refused by the order of the Source Hunters (the player characters' faction) as a young man.

Divinity: Original Sin "fantastic and rewarding" for Larian Studios, 'cleared debts'

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Turn-based fantasy RPG Divinity: Original Sin has been out for a bit now, so has developer Larian Studios been driven penniless? No, says, studio founder Swen Vincke. It's flooding coffers with cash.

The studio boss has posted a blog sharing his 'what comes next' thoughts, and stating that Divinity has broken even, and they've done "sufficiently well" to look forward.

Modder recreating Diablo 2 in Divinity: Original Sin

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A plucky Divinity: Original Sin modder is attempting to recreate the first area of Diablo 2 in Larian's recently released fantasy RPG.

Specifically, forum user Shidiwen is recreating the gloomy hub town of Sanctuary, home of mud, rain, skeletons and weird little imp creatures.

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