Originally Posted by Vhaldez
Originally Posted by GloriousZote

Why did it change?

The devs thought his voice acting was so good that they moved him into EA ahead of time. His intro can be placed at any waypoint, also. It is a good thing they put all the tadpoled characters around the crash site in Act 1 as running into Gale in Baldur's Gate itself would have felt very contrived, I think.

Are we absolutely sure he even has a tadpole? He is the only one of our companions we never have a "telepathic tadpole related exchange" with.