For the previous few weeks, Reddit consumer and Baldur’s Gate 3 participant u/caufenkamp has been utilizing the BG3 sub to catalogue their responsible pleasure: genociding NPCs. They hit a brand new milestone on August 26, having murdered and left to rot 583 NPCs from the D&D role-playing sport’s Act 1 and Act 2.
Blame it, no less than partially, on the Darkish Urge, an opaque origin story that inflicts your character with sadistic ideas, lots of which gamers really feel a darkish urge to execute.
Whereas some Darkish Urge prompts, which seem throughout dialogue choices, may be suppressed or ignored, different roads are paved in blood it doesn’t matter what. Although, none of these inescapable Darkish Urge paths wind towards an NPC mass homicide occasion. That was one thing caufenkamp, who performs a Darkish Urge character anyway, found a knack for all on their very own.
So as to add extra Regulation & Order spice to the scenario, and with assist from a carry weight mod, caufenkamp has additionally been dragging to and systematically categorizing their lifeless NPCs in a camp website, protecting the corpses accounted for by assigning them to a teddy bear container. They “[j]ust all the time thought it will be cool to see a visualization of all these you struggle in a sport,” they stated on their first BG3 genocide put up, initially noticed by Dexerto.
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“Jeffrey Dahmer simulator,” noticed somebody in a preferred remark.
By August 26, caufenkamp’s homicide pile reached extraordinary new heights. You possibly can barely even inform they took the time to kind the NPCs by kind, like goblin, as a result of many lifeless our bodies overlap one another like flesh pasta.
“Type of messy,” caufenkamp stated concerning the assortment on Reddit. “Nonetheless lose some corpses, monsters, and animals randomly,” however they allow them to go—“I’m not essentially going out of my technique to homicide folks,” they continued.
Inform it to the decide. In any case, this serial killer appears destined for efficiency jail. Caufenkamp’s most up-to-date Reddit replace signifies their skeleton closet is inflicting “some efficiency issues exterior of the camp map” as they work their method by Act 3.