How an AI Called the "World Tester" Helped Make 'Baldur's Gate 3' a Reality

The long wait for Baldur's Gate 3 entering early access took a little longer last month, when developer Larian announced it would need another week to get things in order. What caught my eye, however, was Larian's explanation for why the developer needed some more time:

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Incidentally, The World Tester is also an obscure high level D&D monster last seen in 3rd Edition.


This is the kind of comment where I just can’t tell if it’s true or just parodying D&D’s huge range of obscure lore and stuff.