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Icewind Dale (2000) is an RPG developed by Black Isle Studios and published by Interplay Entertainment for Microsoft Windows and later by MacPlay for Mac OS in 2002. Use this tag for questions about the 2000 release of Icewind Dale, but not for the Icewind Dale series.

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How can I change the way I play in order to enjoy the Infinity Engine games more (less scouting ahead)?

I find I've had repeated trouble getting through some Infinity Engine games, and it detracts a lot from the enjoyment. So far I've played through Baldur's Gate + Tales of the Sword Coast, Planescape ...
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Enable ambient sounds on inventory screen in the Enhanced Editions of the Infinity Engine games

I'm currently playing Icewind Dale Enhanced Edition and find it very distracting that every time I enter e.g. the inventory screen I'm met with complete silence. It feels awful. All ambient sounds are ...
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No mouse cursor in Icewind Dale

I'm playing Icewind Dale - Enhanced version. Problem is that the mouse pointer will not appear on screen. Drivers have been updated with no result. What can I do?
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Icewind Dale - Heart of Winter: does finishing "Trials of the luremaster" give no XP?

I've just finished the "Trials of the luremaster" quest in Icewind Dale - Heart of Winter. It looks like there are no XP granted for finishing it, is this correct?
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Killing children in classic and enhanced Baldur's gate 1 & 2 and Icewind Dale

I am asking here, because I seem not to be able to find a definitive answer from a quick Google search and I believe I could run into spoilers when digging deeper (thus I am asking for a spoiler-free ...
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If I left an item inside an item container, will it dissapear after certain time?

It is known that dropped items dissapear after a certain amount of hours. What if your item is stored in any item container (chests, bookshelves, etc)? Will those dissapear as well? Question is ...
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resource for getting good pre-generated characters for icewind dale

Does anybody know either a cheat so I can get good pre-generated characters for icewind dale? They may be at level 1 but need the characters to have the totals of their personality traits (i.e. ...
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Can't enter name or biography during character creation

When creating a character in Icewind Dale, I have no problems until I reach the biography and name entering. In both these screens I am unable to enter any letters, a small "b" enters continuously ...
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In what sequence should I play Baldur's Gate, Icewind Dale and Planescape Torment so I can transfer my character?

A friend suggested I should checkout the old school DnD games. Now I want to play through: Baldur's Gate I + Tales of the Sword Coast Baldur's Gate II + Throne of Bhaal Icewind Dale I + Heart of ...
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How do I start multiplayer sessions in Icewind Dale II?

When I attempt to start a multiplayer game as a host, no one can connect, even though the network connection is OK. When I try to connect to another server over the LAN, I get refused. Where's the ...
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Problem with Icewind Dale Gold mirrored sprites

I am currently playing Icewind Dale Gold, an outstanding D&D based dungeon crawler. It works with almost no problems on my Pentium 4 2.93GHz Prescott, 1.5GB RAM DDR2 and Radeon HD4650 1GB PciE, ...
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Icewind Dale: Party formation

For the first time I have picked up 'Icewind Dale' after playing Baldur's Gate 1 & 2. At the starting screen of Icewind Dale it gives you the option to create up to 6 starting characters. Is ...
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