The writing of Baldur's Gate has always been one of its strongest aspects. The story remains unchanged and still holds up.
/65 - Destructoid
Hammers out a multitude of bugs found in the original release, as well as introduces brand new characters, storylines, and modes to play through.
/65 - Inside Gaming Daily
Enhanced Edition has received a number of visual upgrades including support for high resolutions that provide a far more panoramic view of the game's lovely, lush backgrounds, and a mousewheel-controlled function for quickly shifting to a more down-and-dirty view of the battlefield.
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“Baldur’s Gate II lives up to its reputation as one of the all-time best RPGs, and if you’re looking for a no-fuss way to play it, Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition is exactly that.”
85 – Destructoid
“Baldur’s Gate stands tall among the classics. The Enhanced Edition takes all that (and then some) and wraps it in a much more visually pleasing package that will be more acceptable to modern gamers.”
95 – Hardcore Gamer
“Whether it's chitchatting with a talking sword, solving murders, or escaping grim dungeons, Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition captures the essence of what makes fantasy RPGs so beloved.”
88 – IGN