Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire’s ‘Beast of Winter’ DLC Release Just Around the Corner

Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire from Obsidian Games is an RPG that has been met with critical acclaim, in fact it’s even part of our top 10 games of the year so far! Back in April it was announced that Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire would be getting three DLC packs and the first one has just been revealed. The best part? It’s release isn’t that far off.

Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire


Obsidian Games  has just announced the release date for their upcoming Beast of Winter DLC for Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire complete with a description about what mayhem is coming your way. “Far in the southernmost reaches of the Deadfire Archipelago, frost and death have encroached upon the land of the living. You, Watcher, have received a missive from the isle’s residents: worshipers of Rymrgand, the god of entropy and disaster. They call you Duskspeaker, a harbinger of the end, and pray you fulfill your destiny,” reads the official description as the snow-drenched threat looms ahead.” The Beast of Winter DLC will launch in just a few weeks, on Thursday August 2nd. You can check out the official trailer that’s dropped in celebration of this news below.

In addition to the official announcement and a sweet new trailer, according to Obsidian, this is what the Beast of Winter DLC bring to the table:

  • Embark upon an adventure that will take you to Hel itself.
  • Join forces with Vatnir, an Endings Godlike and Priest of Rymrgand, to bring battle to the monstrosities that roam the Beyond.
  • Confront an ancient dragon, whom even the gods fear, before she brings Eora to an icy end.

Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire is currently available for PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch. Are you excited about this DLC coming to Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire? Let us know if you’re jumping into the action in the comments below and don’t forget to keep it locked for updates!