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News: Mass Effect Developer May Be Branching Out with an Action Game

Mass Effect Developer May Be Branching Out with an Action Game

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Founded over two decades ago, BioWare is a development studio that's become synonymous with the role-playing genre. It's the company behind modern franchises like Dragon Age and Mass Effect, both of which allow you to shape your own story through player choice and interactions with diverse casts of characters. When we think of BioWare, we...

News: BioWare Confirms Mass Effect: Andromeda will Warp to PS4 in Early 2017

BioWare Confirms Mass Effect: Andromeda will Warp to PS4 in Early 2017

A galaxy not too far away

Since earlier this year, we've known that Mass Effect: Andromeda won't be launching in 2016. However, in a statement on the official Mass Effect website, BioWare's general manager Aaryn Flynn has confirmed that the game will ship in "early 2017". Okay, so it's not huge news, but at least the developer's taken the time to...

News: BioWare's Considering a Dragon Age Spin-Off Title

BioWare's Considering a Dragon Age Spin-Off Title

Tactical advantage

"Would you play a Dragon Age Tactics game?" asks series executive producer Mark Darrah over on Twitter. The BioWare veteran even posted a poll on the social media platform, with 49 per cent of voters answering "Yes!" We suppose that means we could be getting a spin-off Dragon Age game in the future, then. Sure, it's a bit of an...

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...