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News: This Mass Effect 4 Panel Comes with Commander Shepard's Endorsement

This Mass Effect 4 Panel Comes with Commander Shepard's Endorsement

Hero's favourite public forum at Comic-Con 2014

Hotly anticipated PlayStation 4 follow-up Mass Effect 4 is in a weird sort of promotional limbo right now, strangely nestling somewhere between announced and unannounced. We know that the game exists, for example, but we don’t really know a whole lot about it – and that makes its inclusion in the...

News: Meet an Old Friend in the Second Part of Dragon Age: Inquisition's Private E3 Demo

Meet an Old Friend in the Second Part of Dragon Age: Inquisition's Private E3 Demo

Take two

Earlier this week, developer BioWare threw 16 minutes of Dragon Age: Inquisition footage online. The gameplay demo was originally shown behind closed doors at E3, and now the second part of this lengthy look at the upcoming RPG has been posted for all to see. If you haven't already seen part one, we'd suggest giving it a peek by clicking...

News: Have a Peek at Dragon Age: Inquisition's 16 Minute Private E3 Gameplay Demo

Have a Peek at Dragon Age: Inquisition's 16 Minute Private E3 Gameplay Demo

Hot stuff

Upcoming PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 RPG Dragon Age: Inquisition had a rather tame showing at EA's E3 press conference last month. Alongside cringe inducing dialogue from the on-stage GM Aaryn Flynn, the game didn't get the big gameplay blowout that many expected, probably due to the publisher's strict time table. Thankfully, the...

E3 2014: Come and Meet Your Dragon Age: Inquisition Party Members

Come and Meet Your Dragon Age: Inquisition Party Members

Quite the bunch

Upcoming PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 open world RPG Dragon Age: Inquisition got its second E3 trailer at EA's 2014 press conference. Putting the spotlight on the personalities that'll be joining you during your no doubt epic quest, the short video details a few choice companions. We have to say that Qunari warrior Iron Bull has...

E3 2014: PS4's Mass Effect Gets a Behind the Scenes Trailer

PS4's Mass Effect Gets a Behind the Scenes Trailer

And that's it

Better take off all that N7 armour and catch your breath, because we didn't see much of the next Mass Effect at EA's E3 2014 press conference. Those of you who were expecting any kind of gameplay or even a teaser trailer will be disappointed, but we suppose that we still get a little insight into how the upcoming sci-fi epic is shaping...

News: Equip Your Sword of Hype + 5, Dragon Age: Inquisition Has a New Gameplay Trailer

Equip Your Sword of Hype + 5, Dragon Age: Inquisition Has a New Gameplay Trailer

And it's releasing in October

It might be swamped in clichés, but Dragon Age: Inquisition's new gameplay trailer should get any fan's bloodied hands trembling with excitement. Following on from yesterday's glorious box art reveal, the video focuses on the Inquisitor – your player character – and shows off some cutscenes, combat, and...

News: You Won't Have to Pay for Any Additional Party Members in Dragon Age: Inquisition

You Won't Have to Pay for Any Additional Party Members in Dragon Age: Inquisition

Thank the Maker

Canadian developer BioWare is no stranger to fan backlash and general gamer outrage, but with the upcoming Dragon Age: Inquisition, the studio is striving to hit all of the right notes in order to win back the series' somewhat fractured audience. Speaking to the Official Xbox Magazine, creative director Mike Laidlaw confirmed that...

News: This Sweeping Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer will Make You Book a Trip to Thedas

This Sweeping Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer will Make You Book a Trip to Thedas

Home in the country

Still slated for release later this year, BioWare's cross-gen follow up to the divisive RPG Dragon Age II is hoping to get you excited about returning to Thedas with this newest environmental trailer. While the locations on show aren't exactly the most unique that we've witnessed in a fantasy setting, they certainly look...

GamesCom 2013: BioWare Entrust Us With A New Glimpse of Dragon Age: Inquisition

BioWare Entrust Us With A New Glimpse of Dragon Age: Inquisition

How inquisitive

There's a while to wait yet before you can get your bloodied, armoured mitts on Dragon Age: Inquisition, which is now set to release in Autumn 2014, a developer diary confirmed during EA's Gamescom presser. The diary itself offers a few glimpses of new, in-engine footage, as well as insight from numerous members of the development...

Weirdness: This Mass Effect Dress Is the Best Outfit on the Citadel

This Mass Effect Dress Is the Best Outfit on the Citadel

FemShep would be proud

Video game shirts are great and all, but they pale in comparison to Black Milk Clothing’s awesome range of Mass Effect-themed outfits and accessories. The Australian boutique designer launched a line of licensed Mass Effect garments overnight, and they’re pretty much our favourite threads on the Citadel. Yeah, we know...

Feature: Mass Effect - The Evolution of an Epic Trilogy

Mass Effect - The Evolution of an Epic Trilogy

Massive effect

With the recently released Citadel add-on officially bringing an end to the Mass Effect trilogy, we felt it was good opportunity to look back on one of the most engaging, personal experiences to grace this generation. We’ll be talking about everything from the characters, the gameplay, and the aesthetics, to the fictional universe...

News: How Many People Played Paragon in Mass Effect 3?

How Many People Played Paragon in Mass Effect 3?

Plus, other assorted spacetistics

It’s hard enough for us to believe that the adventures of Commander Shepard’s lovable alien crew are over, so BioWare must be feeling pretty emotional right about now. Following the Canadian developer’s Mass Effect panel at PAX East earlier today, it released a retrospective video featuring numerous team...

News: BioWare Co-Founders Quit Video Game Industry for Good

BioWare Co-Founders Quit Video Game Industry for Good

What's up, doc?

Affable executives Greg Zeschuk and Ray Muzyka have announced their departure from BioWare – and the games industry in general. The duo co-founded the company in 1995 after graduating from medical school. In an honest blog post aimed at fans, Zeschuk explained that his lust for games had waned: "After nearly twenty years working...

News: Latest Mass Effect 3 DLC Takes a Tour of the Earth

Latest Mass Effect 3 DLC Takes a Tour of the Earth

Homecoming

You won’t need to crack open Mass Effect 3’s code in order to extract the details about its latest DLC pack, because BioWare has done all of the hard work for you. The developer has announced that a new Earth-themed multiplayer expansion will launch on 17th July in North America and 18th July in Europe. It'll boast three new m