Resident FAQ-specialist, JDMitch has tackled Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition. In his three-part series, he addresses everything from the meaning of it's various attributes to tips for successful adventuring!
If this is your first time playing Baldur's Gate, start in Part 1 (duh!). More experienced players might want to stop by Part 2 or Part 3 to get a jump start on the adventure.
The Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition uses Advanced Dungeons and Dragons 2nd Edition rules. With this primer I break down the stacks of numbers to give you a better idea of what all those numbers mean.
Baldur's Gate is a game packed with personality in the form of your party members. Your party can only contain 5 of the possible 28(!!) characters so hopefully this will help make your choices easier!
Making your hero was just the beginning. Now it's time to snag a few extra tips and tricks to be successful in your quest.