When comparing Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition vs Mount & Blade : Warband, the Slant community recommends Mount & Blade : Warband for most people. In the question“What are the best PC RPGs?” Mount & Blade : Warband is ranked 19th while Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition is ranked 21st.
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Pro Remastered RPG classic with extra content
The whole game has been remastered to play and look well on modern devices. With additions to the game like skipping dialogue or being able to finally zoom this is the definitive version.
Pro Easy to google for help
Due to the game popularity many guides and help tutorials are easily found through google search, which is great as there is much one needs to learn about the game that is not available as a tutorial.
Pro Have your own army to command into battle
Pro New multiplayer
Multiplayer is a new part of M&B with Warband and allows for battles as large as 64 players with tons of different class choices for each player, making for a varied online battle each time.
Pro Old but gold
Pro Impressive combat-system
Pro Lots of brilliant mods
Has plenty of great mods, for example "A song of ice and fire" mod.
Pro Deep economy aspects
Buying and selling items in the single player game can be deeply rewarding but will take a lot of time to learn the ins and outs in order to maximize profit.
Con Combat system is still convoluted
Certain weapons need certain stats to damage certain enemies, which is most left unexplained in game, which makes the game difficult to play at times.
Con Subpar graphics
Definitely not one of the best looking games out there, and age is not helping it either.