#February2020

‘Mass Effect’ lead writer has joined ex-BioWare devs at Archetype Entertainment to develop sci-fi RPG. How fucking awesome is this?

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Holy fucking shit. I was already stoked about the idea of the ex-BioWare devs at Archetype Entertainment working on a sci-fi RPG. But, now? They’ve brought the lead writer of Mass Effect into the fold. This is so good.

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Rumor: BioWare’s ‘Anthem’ is probably delayed until 2019, so we all know how this is probably going to go

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Yesterday, Kotaku dropped an expose about BioWare’s upcoming game Anthem. Nestled within the story was the news that the game is delayed until 2019. But wait, it gets better! The title must also be released no later than March of that year, due to fiscal calendars and shit. Oh, Electronic Arts. Masters of setting studios up to fail.

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‘Dragon Age’ creative director has left BioWare. The hinges on the company’s exit door gotta be tired

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Dragon Age‘s creative director has left BioWare. It feels like just the more recent of a seemingly endless exodus from the company. But, like, don’t despair or something. Casey Hudson has returned to the company, after all.

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‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ studio merging with EA’s Motive, as we all try to forget its existence

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I had a whole post typed up about this news, filled with my usual idiocy and snark. But then my computer froze. Oh well. Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s studio is dead, the franchise is frozen, and I’m happy about the former and sad about the latter.

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‘Mass Effect’ lead Casey Hudson is returning to BioWare, please god fix the series I beg you

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Former Mass Effect lead Casey Hudson is returning to BioWare to serve as the company’s general manager. Hudson. Please. I beg you. Unfuck Mass Effect.

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‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ will not get single-player DLC, which surprises no one

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Mass Effect: Andromeda is a broken ass, piece of shit game, which no one cares about anymore, that was made by a studio which no longer exists. Thus, the news that it won’t be getting single-player DLC  shouldn’t surprise anyone.

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‘Anthem’ Gameplay Trailer: BioWare’s Looter Shooter looks gorgeous

BioWare’s dropped the first trailer for their live service looter shooter buzz word buzz word answer to Destiny, and. Well. It looks goddamn fantastic.

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‘Anthem’ Reveal Trailer: Hey, it’s BioWare’s answer to ‘Destiny’ or something

Anthem. BioWare has revealed the project previously known as “Dylan”, and will be dropping more details at Microsoft’s E3 presser.

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New ‘Dragon Age’ game is in development according to BioWare writer who is surely in trouble now

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You gotta love when some employee of a zillion-dollar gaming company vomits up information that definitely, definitely should not be out in the open yet.

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‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ Launch Trailer: Finding A New Home Is *Way* Hard

Mass Effect: Andromeda. Less than two weeks away, comrades. Get hype. To find a new home for humanity.

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