News items tagged with mass effect

Every BioWare Game Ranked by Review Score

Every BioWare Game Ranked by Review Score

BioWare is one of the most celebrated and critically-acclaimed video game studios in history, particularly when it comes to RPGs. The studio has released games that have been hailed as masterpieces,...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 March 2019
Mass Effect is 'Not Done', Says BioWare

Mass Effect is 'Not Done', Says BioWare

It’s no major secret that Mass Effect: Andromeda encountered a rocky launch and failed to maintain a solid amount of interest from its player base, which subsequently led to the science fiction serie...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2019
Anthem Won't Affect Design of Dragon Age or Mass Effect

Anthem Won't Affect Design of Dragon Age or Mass Effect

Even though Anthem is still quite a ways off from launch, fans have been getting plenty of new information thanks to a panel held at PAX West in Seattle, Washington this past weekend. In addition to...

By Derek Nichols on 15 September 2018
Mass Effect: Andromeda 'Lapped by Better Games'

Mass Effect: Andromeda 'Lapped by Better Games'

BioWare’s reinvigorated voice following Anthem being showcased at E3 2018 continues to lead to reflection regarding the release of Mass Effect: Andromeda. Mark Darrah, the executive producer of both...

By Rory Young on 15 June 2018
10 Video Game Deaths We Will Never Forget

10 Video Game Deaths We Will Never Forget

In light of the shocking death on The Walking Dead, Game Rant takes a look at the most memorable character deaths in video game history. Over recent years, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to enj...

By Rob Gordon on 15 March 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda - How ME3 Ending Influenced Game

Mass Effect: Andromeda - How ME3 Ending Influenced Game

Mass Effect series lead writer Mac Walters explains how the controversial ending of Mass Effect 3 will influence the story of the upcoming Mass Effect: Andromeda. While the Mass Effect series is gen...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 March 2017
Mass Effect: 7 Most Difficult Choices in the Series

Mass Effect: 7 Most Difficult Choices in the Series

BioWare’s epic science-fiction series Mass Effect is all about players making difficult choices, but which are the most difficult choices in the series? On March 21st, Mass Effect: Andromeda will fin...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 March 2017
Mass Effect: 7 Most Memorable Moments in Series History

Mass Effect: 7 Most Memorable Moments in Series History

Following an exciting N7 Day that saw the release of a new Mass Effect: Andromeda trailer, Game Rant looks back at the most memorable moments in Mass Effect history. With the Mass Effect trilogy, Bio...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 March 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Patch Tries to Hide Game's Flaws

Mass Effect: Andromeda Patch Tries to Hide Game's Flaws

Since its release back in March, Mass Effect: Andromeda is a title that has been plagued with issues, many of which stem from the poor facial animations in several portions of the game. Despite years...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 March 2017
EA Surveys Players on Mass Effect: Andromeda's Problems

EA Surveys Players on Mass Effect: Andromeda's Problems

When Mass Effect: Andromeda was released on PC and consoles at the end of March, the sci-fi RPG didn’t quite hit the mark. Rumors about its turbulent development seemed to suggest that a lack of dire...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 March 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Releases 10-Hour Trial

Mass Effect: Andromeda Releases 10-Hour Trial

Despite its strong initial sales, Mass Effect: Andromeda has hardly reached the same level of acclaim as the other entries in BioWare’s beloved sci-fi RPG series. Perhaps to try and stir further inte...

By Rob Gordon on 15 March 2017
Mass Effect 2 and 3 Now Playable on Xbox One

Mass Effect 2 and 3 Now Playable on Xbox One

As part of the N7 Day celebrations, BioWare announces that Mass Effect 2 and 3 have both been added to the Xbox One backward compatibility list as of today. This year’s N7 Day has been exciting for M...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 March 2017
Video Game Comic Books Worth Reading

Video Game Comic Books Worth Reading

Most video game adaptations to other mediums are flops, but these comics based on games all manage to deliver amazing stories that enhance the games’ characters and worlds. It’s no secret that video...

By Denny Connolly on 18 July 2016
Mass Effect Novels to Tell Tale Between ME3 & Andromeda

Mass Effect Novels to Tell Tale Between ME3 & Andromeda

An upcoming series of novels from publisher Titan Books link the story between video game developer BioWare’s Mass Effect 3 and Mass Effect: Andromeda. This August, those gaming fans anticipating Mas...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2016
Fallout 4 Mods Add Mass Effect Armor and Shepard

Fallout 4 Mods Add Mass Effect Armor and Shepard

A couple of dedicated sci-fi junkies use mods to inject Mass Effect‘s N7 armor and its protagonist Commander Shepard into Bethesda’s post-apocalyptic RPG, Fallout 4. Should Fallout 4 fans wish to ven...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2016
Mass Effect Remasters Aren't Likely to Happen

Mass Effect Remasters Aren't Likely to Happen

Video game publisher Electronic Arts explains why the tentative remasters for the original trilogy of the science fiction franchise Mass Effect won’t happen. Despite the fact that Electronic Arts’ Ex...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2016
Electronic Arts Teases Mass Effect Remaster Potential

Electronic Arts Teases Mass Effect Remaster Potential

Electronic Arts executive vice president Patrick Soderlund discusses video game remasters, teasing that remastered versions of the Mass Effect games are in development. One of the most popular series...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 March 2016
EA Pulls Mass Effect 2 Donald Trump Propaganda Video

EA Pulls Mass Effect 2 Donald Trump Propaganda Video

After Donald Trump tweeted a fan-made trailer for the politician based on Mass Effect 2, Electronic Arts has requested and enforced the removal of the footage from YouTube. As a gaming journalist, re...

By Riley Little on 15 March 2016
10 Crazy Video Game Fan Theories

10 Crazy Video Game Fan Theories

After reading these 10 crazy video game fan theories, gamers will never look at games like Animal Crossing, The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim, and more the same again. People like analyzing their favorite...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 March 2016
Best Video Game Villain Deaths

Best Video Game Villain Deaths

Every gamer has their favorite video game hero and most have their favorite villain, but the reasons they enjoy those characters differ greatly. From Bowser to the Joker, it’s always satisfying to...

By Boston Blake on 07 July 2015
Do Bad Games Deserve Forgiveness?

Do Bad Games Deserve Forgiveness?

At some point in your life—probably at multiple points—you’ll play bad games. Maybe you didn’t expect much from them, and in that case it’s no big deal. In the instance of a highly anticipated game...

By Melissa Loomis on 15 March 2015
Top 10 Mass Effect Squad Members

Top 10 Mass Effect Squad Members

Mass Effect 4 has to be one of the most highly sought-after titles currently in development. Fans of BioWare’s much-lauded science fiction series have been on tenterhooks over the fourth iteration...

By Rob Gordon on 15 March 2015
Best Mass Effect and Dragon Age Romances

Best Mass Effect and Dragon Age Romances

Romance in video games can be deep and meaningful, but a lot of romantic subplots are on the shallow side thanks to poor NPC characterization. But if there’s one thing BioWare does right as a studi...

By Melissa Loomis on 15 March 2015
Are RPGs Evolving or Dying?

Are RPGs Evolving or Dying?

Five or six years ago, someone might have taken a look at the properties dominating the gaming industry in terms of both sales and buzz, and seen mostly shooters clearly atop the pile. Quite a bit...

By Andrew Dyce on 15 March 2011
Too Many Games, Too Little Time & Too Little Money

Too Many Games, Too Little Time & Too Little Money

Sitting here looking at my shelf, I count no less than 15 games I currently want to play. My collection edges over 100 games, but those 15 I’ve identified as to-play (and, in some cases, to-play-ag...

By Matthew Talbot on 15 March 2010