Pillars of Eternity is the Baldur's Gate 3 we never got, returning to the Infinity Engine style of role-playing with flair.
Definitely be careful of rose-tinted memories. The puzzles and its early peak can't be ignored, but nor can everything it does right.
BioWare's vast RPG makes up for a slight lack of focus with a deeply generous spirit.
It's an old-school RPG from a simpler era, but the charm endures regardless.
An old school Ultima-style RPG with all the modern trimmings.