Pillars of Eternity II: Dead fire is an upcoming role-playing video game developed by Obsidian Entertainment and published by Versus Evil. It is the sequel to the 2015’s Pillars of Eternity, and is scheduled to be released for Microsoft Windows, Linux, and macOS in May 2018, and for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One later in 2018.The game was announced with the launch of a crowdfunding campaign on January 2017, where the game reached its funding goal within a day.
Dead fire is a direct sequel to Pillars of Eternity, taking place in the world of Eora. The player will once again be assuming the role of the Watcher, a character with the ability to look into other people’s souls and read their memories as well as the ones of their past lives. Eothas, the god of light and rebirth who was believed dead, awakens under the player’s stronghold Caed Nua. Eothas destroys the stronghold and leaves the player near death. The player character travels to Dead fire Archipelago to pursue Eothas and seek answers. The player’s actions and decisions in the first game will influence the game play and story line of Dead fire.