mass effect: andromeda

Mass Effect: Andromeda's First APEX Mission Is Now Live

The first free event for Mass Effect: Andromeda is the multiplayer APEX Mission 01.  This is the first of several ongoing story-based missions that will feature new playable characters, weapons and items. The first APEX Mission, "Drack's Missing Scouts," is available from March 23 until March 27 and will task players with investigating a new map, Firebase Paradox, for […]

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Not Getting An Update For A While

Because people have been waiting so long for a new Mass Effect game, any imperfections in the system have not been tolerated. As shown in examples online from gamers who have had early access to Mass Effect: Andromeda highlighting the bad designs and errors on Twitter. The one that made me laugh the most was watching someone fire […]

Mass Effect: Andromeda

No, Mass Effect: Andromeda's Day One Patch Will Not Fix The Facial Animations

I know most of us were silently hoping that the incredibly terrible facial animations on the human characters in Mass Effect: Andromeda would be fixed by the 2 GB Day One patch. Sadly, Bioware has decided to crush our feeble dreams. Lead designer for the game, Ian Frazier, answered a question on twitter about the animations, confirming […]

Mass Effect: Andromeda

Alright Bioware, Let's Talk About Facial Animations

I mean this in the best way, but the facial animations in Mass Effect: Andromeda just look worse every time I see them. And I've seen them a lot, I've been very excited for this game because when Bioware does good work, they do it fantastically. But the facial animations problem that's plagued them for years […]

What To Take Home From The Mass Effect: Andromeda Multiplayer Stream

Bioware took Mass Effect: Andromeda's multiplayer for a spin during a livestream on Twitch this afternoon. In case you missed it, here are the main takeaways. The stream featured Billy and Bastion Frank from Bioware along with partnered streamers Teawrex, Starbuck2190, and SizeSixteens. Mouse and keyboard and controller use can switch "on the fly" with Andromeda on […]

Rock Band 4's Latest Wacky Crossovers? Mass Effect: Andromeda And Archer

Mass Effect gear will now be available in Rock Band 4 so you can live out your dream of being an interstellar rockstar marine. What do you mean that's oddly specific? Sure it is, but someone had to have had that dream or we wouldn't be getting the in-game items, now would we? I'm assuming someone […]

Finally We Get Details On Mass Effect: Andromeda's Early Access

As part of EA/Origin Early Access, members will get to play parts of Mass Effect: Andromeda starting March 16th. During the 10 hour trial, you'll have gated access to the game, so you can play some of the single player campaign on one of the many worlds in Andromeda, but you will run out of content before […]

Mass Effect Multplayer Christmas? More Updates From The Andromeda MP Team

Fernando Melo, one of the devs on the multiplayer development team for Mass Effect: Andromeda, has spent the last few days giving us more and more glances at the new multiplayer system. He's been calling it MP Christmas. And each tweet follows the "on the first day of Christmas" pattern pretty well for a game dev. He's […]

Mass Effect: Andromeda Will Have Non-Human Playable Characters In Multiplayer

Fernando Melo, one of the producers on Mass Effect: Andromeda tweeted a screenshot of Andromeda's multiplayer character selection screen that shows some non-human playable characters after apologizing for the lack of a tech demo for the multiplayer mode. It looks like we'll have a few other options including a Krogan, Salarian, Asari, and a Turian. The multiplayer […]

Take A Look At Combat Profiles And Squads In New Effect: Andromeda Trailer

Bioware has given us our forst look into the combat profiles and squad composition dynamics in a new trailer for Mass Effect: Andromeda. This video is the second in their gameplay series, and I'm sure we'll be seeing more of these as we creep toward the game's release date on March 21st. Rather than restrict you […]

Mass Effect: Andromeda Has Gone Gold And Got A New Trailer

Bioware announced this afternoon that Mass Effect: Andromeda has gone gold with time to spare for the game's launch on March 21st. I don't know about you all, but I am extremely excited for this game. For those unaware, going gold means that a game has finally finished development and is getting printed onto Blue-ray discs. […]

Mass Effect Andromeda Gets A Special Edition Loot Crate

After special edition crates featuring the like of Star Wars, Aliens, South Park, and others, Loot Crate has now started taking preorders for a Mass Effect Andromeda special edition Loot Crate. Shipping in May, the crate will feature over $90 in value of Mass Effect stuff. The standard Loot Crate items should appear, like a […]

Mass Effect: Andromeda Will Feature Kumail Nanjiani As A "Space Frog"

Bioware released a video today featuring actor Kumail Nanjiani, known for his role on HBO's Silicone Valley, about his role as a voice actor in Mass Effect: Andromeda. The only clue we have as to Nanjiani's ME persona is that he is a "Space Frog" which many are taking as a hint that he is going to play […]

Mass Effect: Andromeda Screenshots

Twitter user Shinobi602 leaked several screenshots from Mass Effect: Andromeda. The screenshots prominently feature female protagonist Sara Ryder, her father Alec Ryder, and new Asari along with a Krogan and a Salarian. The images appear to have been released this morning. The images were originally picked up as a leak. Andromeda is slated for release on March […]

Yes, Mass Effect: Andromeda's New Asari Companion Can Be Romanced

More news for Mass Effect: Andromeda. The game's Asari companion Peebee was confirmed as a romance option for at least one of the Ryder twins. Producer Michael Gamble confirmed the news on twitter after voice actress Christine Lakin referenced the character's ability to "fall in love" in recent behind-the-scenes interview. Since romance options will vary depending on […]