Submit a news tip

Obsidian Entertainment

When Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire was announced for Switch earlier this year, we heard that it would be out sometime this holiday. With just a couple of weeks remaining in the year, that target seemed much less likely.

Obsidian has now provided an update, confirming a new release window of 2019. Grip Digital is working on the port. When Pillars of Eternity II launches on Switch, it “will ship with all expansions, updates, and free DLC’s included at launch”.


Obsidian has gone live with the latest trailer for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire. We’ve included the new video below.

A number of outlets are coming forward with a bunch of footage for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire. We have a couple of videos below.

When Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire was funded on Fig last year, a stretch goal was reached promising double the voiceover originally planned. Obsidian Entertainment actually went above and beyond during development.

In a video posted on Twitter earlier today, audio director Justin Bell confirmed that all dialogue is fully voiced in Pillars of Eternity II. Here’s the brief clip in question:

It was also recently announced that Critical Role has provided voiceover in Pillars or Eternity II.


GameSpot has posted a lengthy gameplay video for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire. Below, you can view 25 minutes of footage from the game showing character creation, ship combat, and questing.

Obsidian has a new trailer up for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire highlighting the game’s features. We have the video below.