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News: Veteran Dragon Age Writer David Gaider Leaves BioWare

Veteran Dragon Age Writer David Gaider Leaves BioWare

The story begins anew

Ask many a Dragon Age fan who David Gaider is and they'll probably point out that he's partly responsible for bringing BioWare's fantasy role-playing series to life. Gaider's typically great writing can be found in all three Dragon Age titles that have appeared on PlayStation platforms. He also wrote numerous novels and...

Soapbox: Why Mass Effect 2 on PlayStation Plus Deserves Your Attention

Why Mass Effect 2 on PlayStation Plus Deserves Your Attention

Sheparding the flock

In case you don't know, Mass Effect 2 is currently available to download though PlayStation Plus . The second title in BioWare's sci-fi trilogy, it remains one of my favourite ever games – and I'm here to tell you why I think everyone should at least give it a go. It's not that Mass Effect 2 is an absolutely perfect...

News: BioWare Shares More Mass Effect News That You Probably Don't Care About

BioWare Shares More Mass Effect News That You Probably Don't Care About

Give us games or give us death

At this point, we're just desperate for something - anything - on Mass Effect: Andromeda, the next instalment in BioWare's sci-fi series. Heck, we'd go barmy over the announcement of a remastered PlayStation 4 trilogy, but for some reason, EA mustn't like the idea of relatively easy money. In any case, the point is...

News: Dragon Age: Inquisition Game of the Year Edition Still Needs You to Download All DLC

Dragon Age: Inquisition Game of the Year Edition Still Needs You to Download All DLC

All the patches, too

Following swiftly in the footsteps of Destiny: The Taken King's Legendary Edition which simply includes download codes for the title's add-ons and a standard Destiny disc, Dragon Age: Inquisition's Game of the Year package will throw a code into the box that'll be responsible for adding in all of the stuff that wasn't...

News: Dragon Age: Inquisition's Hefty 4GB PS4 Patch 1.11 Swats Loads of Bugs and Adds New Content

Dragon Age: Inquisition's Hefty 4GB PS4 Patch 1.11 Swats Loads of Bugs and Adds New Content

One last hurrah

There's a new Dragon Age: Inquisition patch out on PlayStation 4, and it weighs in at around 4GB. We assume that the size of the update has something to do with the final expansion that's coming next week, while the previously reported additions to Skyhold, namely the golden nug statue - which adds new game plus functionality - and...

News: Dragon Age: Inquisition Says Farewell with One Final DLC and a Nice Big Patch

Dragon Age: Inquisition Says Farewell with One Final DLC and a Nice Big Patch

Final fantasy

It's been a reasonably long road for Dragon Age: Inquisition and all of its epic adventures, but the Inquisitor and his or her chums can't stick around forever. Revealed at the game's PAX Prime panel, the sprawling role-playing release will be receiving one final slice of downloadable content alongside one rather intriguing patch as...

News: BioWare Community Bands Together to Bring Friends to Next-Gen Dragon Age

BioWare Community Bands Together to Bring Friends to Next-Gen Dragon Age

The Inquisition is for all

The BioWare community has always been pretty tight-knit, as evidenced by countless successful community-driven events over the years, both within the developer's creations and at social occasions like conventions or expos. This latest effort from fans is particularly heart warming, though, as a group of Dragon Age:...

Gamescom 2015: Dragon Age: Inquisition's Next Expansion Shakes Things Up

Dragon Age: Inquisition's Next Expansion Shakes Things Up

Looks pretty deep

Is your Inquisitor yearning for yet more adventure? If so, you're in luck, because Dragon Age: Inquisition's next expansion has been announced. Entitled 'The Descent', you'll be taking your party to the Deep Roads - a gargantuan series of subterranean tunnels that house darkspawn - demonic creatures that are a recurring enemy in...

E3 2015: Is a Mass Effect Trilogy PS4 Remaster Happening? Even EA Doesn't Seem to Know

Is a Mass Effect Trilogy PS4 Remaster Happening? Even EA Doesn't Seem to Know

The cycle continues

If anything was missing during EA's 2015 press conference - well, apart from it actually being good - it was a Mass Effect Trilogy remaster announcement. Fans of Commander Shepard's epic sci-fi quest have been begging for such a reveal ever since new-gen consoles arrived on the market. BioWare, the studio behind the franchise,...

E3 2015: Mass Effect: Andromeda Finally Touches Down at EA's Press Conference

Mass Effect: Andromeda Finally Touches Down at EA's Press Conference

N7 heaven

We've finally been given a glimpse of the next Mass Effect game, subtitled Andromeda. Sadly, we once again didn't see the sci-fi release in action at E3, but we did get an enjoyable CG trailer. Sporting omniblades and N7 armour, it'll no doubt have all of you Mass Effect fans frothing at the mouth, but don't get too excited - the game's...

Feature: What Is Dragon Age: Inquisition's Free Black Emporium DLC Exactly?

What Is Dragon Age: Inquisition's Free Black Emporium DLC Exactly?

Myths and legends

Brrrr, the spooky Black Emporium is back in Dragon Age: Inquisition as free DLC this week. The location, which generally houses a bunch of rare items for you to buy, first appeared in Dragon Age II where it roughly offered the same services that it does now. Ruled over by a rather spooky merchant named Xenon the Antiquarian,...