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Bioware Has Put The Entire Mass Effect Series On Hiatus, Possibly Including Andromeda's DLCS

Mass Effect: Andromeda developer BioWare, specifically their Montreal studio which made Andromeda, has put the series on hiatus, according to a report. A representative for EA sent out the following statement:Our teams at BioWare and across EA put in tremendous effort bringing Mass Effect Andromeda to players around the world Even as BioWare continues to focus on[...]

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Zombie Shepard Shuffles Through Thriller

 I'm just going to leave this one here for you, with very, very little commentary. Game Informer unearthed a video of Mass Effect's Commander Shepard, as a zombie, dancing to Michael Jackson's "Thriller." Looks like being undead is the only cure to Shepard's horrible dancing.Without further ado, I give you "Mass Effect - Zombie Shepard Resurrected" by l2dusk.[embed][/embed]Found[...]

Bioware Just Can't Catch A Break With Andromeda, Apologizes Over Trans-Character Controversy

The same day they released the long awaited facial animations patch, Bioware also issued a statement dealing with the recent controversy over Mass Effect: Andromeda's trans character The character in question is Hainly Abrams, a seemingly random NPC you can encounter while combing the Andromeda galaxy for viable planets for your fellow Milky Way travelers to live[...]

Bioware Details Mass Effect: Andromeda's Patch 1.05

Bioware has released the details for the fifth patch to Mass Effect: Andromeda and it comes with a pretty nice collection of fixes There are the usual bug fixes and balance patches, but nestled in the patch notes are some solid gems Bioware has increased streaming support for those in the streaming community, tutorial placement has been changed[...]

Bioware Has Heard Your Complaints About Andromeda And Are Working On It

From bizarre facial animations, weak gay male romance options, to your usual bugs, Mass Effect: Andromeda has had a rough launch week Bioware has been monitoring the complaints and intends to work out some fixes in the next few weeks."It's been a week since we officially launched Mass Effect: Andromeda worldwide," Bioware said in a tweet,[...]

Andromeda's Gay Romance Option Is A Disappointment

[caption id="attachment_628734" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Scott Ryder flanked by none of his potential same-sex partners[/caption]Oh Mass Effect: Andromeda This is the game that tried, but didn't quite make it on a lot of fronts While the multiplayer is absolutely solid, the single player campaign which should be the heart of any Bioware title is lacking in so many[...]

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Gets A Price Cut On PC In UK

A sign of things to come or shame for putting out an untested product? Either way, UK-based GMG just dropped the PC price for Mass Effect: Andromeda by 27%.[caption id="attachment_628063" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//EA Games[/caption]The reviews of the game have been a combination of pleased with issues to problematic from the start, but whereas the console versions[...]

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[...]

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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[...]

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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

[caption id="attachment_608877" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit// Bioware[/caption]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[...]

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 had[...]

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[...]

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

[caption id="attachment_608877" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Bioware[/caption]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,[...]

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 to[...]

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

[embed][/embed]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[...]