Divinity Original Sin 2 Mod Adds Real-Time Strategy to the Game

Divinity Original Sin 2 is a fantastic RPG experience that if you haven't checked it out yet, you [...]


Divinity Original Sin 2 is a fantastic RPG experience that if you haven't checked it out yet, you need to go do that immediately following reading up on this epic mod. Titled 'Into the Abyss,' the latest mod allows for a new kind of experience with tweaking the overall game mechanics.

Since Larian Studios, the team behind the title, implemented very helping modding tools, it's been easier than ever to mold the gaming experience even more to the player's whim. The same thing could be said with this, for fans of the RPG seeking out a more realistic play style.

According to Into the Abyss' official moddb page:

"Divinity: Into The Abyss is a new campaign for Divinity: Original Sin 2, it will take the player to a whole new land, add some new systems to the game, improved and customized AI and above all a new R.T.S.(Real Time Strategy) mode where the player gets to create a faction and lead it across the new and some old maps.

The new world and the events bound to happen there interact and are based upon the events of D:OS2 and the player choices, as the campaign unfolds you will get to decide the fate of Rivellon as Damian, the dark one returns and lays war upon the realm.

Concurrently a new terror seems to approach from the great beyond, a terror so colossal, even The God King and the Divine tremble with its approach, will this be the age of dead gods, will new gods arise? Find out for yourself …"

The page even provides detailed update to the mods, including some incredible shaders like the one seen below:

The mod definitely looks impressive and makes an already incredible game that much more enjoyable. To learn more about the mod and how to use it yourself, you can check out their listing right here. Divinity Original Sin 2 is available now on PC, after releasing back in September of last year:

"The Divine is dead. The Void approaches. And the powers lying dormant within you are soon to awaken. The battle for Divinity has begun. Choose wisely and trust sparingly; darkness lurks within every heart."

  • Choose your race and origin. Choose from 6 unique origin characters with their own backgrounds and quests, or create your own as a Human, Lizard, Elf, Dwarf, or Undead. All choices have consequences.
  • Unlimited freedom to explore and experiment. Go anywhere, talk to anyone, and interact with everything! Kill any NPC without sacrificing your progress, and speak to every animal. Even ghosts might be hiding a secret or two…
  • The next generation of turn-based combat. Blast your opponents with elemental combinations. Use height to your advantage. Master over 200 skills in 12 skill schools. But beware - the game's AI 2.0 is our most devious invention to date.
  • Up to 4 player online and split-screen multiplayer. Play with your friends online or in local split-screen with full controller support.
  • Game Master Mode: Take your adventures to the next level and craft your own stories with the Game Master Mode. Download fan-made campaigns and mods from Steam Workshop.