News has been slow out of Canada, and so we're reading forum posts from Bioware Community Leaders in order to gleam information on the future of the Mass Effect franchise. A couple posts, in particular, have leaked a little bit of information on a general direction of the next installment of the series. Read More
According to an anonymous report received over at BF3Blog, a fan site for DICE's upcoming military shooter, EA and Valve are nearing a final agreement on DLC sales for Battlefield 3 - which would allow the highly anticipated title to be sold on the Steam platform in time for its 10/25 release. Now, take an anonymous tip on a fansite for what it's worth, but this could be big news for those of you who enjoy both the ubiquitous digital storefront and Bioware's most recent games. Read More
Well, time for teasing. The next (and perhaps last) DLC chapter for Mass Effect 3 is just this side of official, and the production team has taken to Twitter and posted a couple of screenshots which appear to come from the upcoming campaign. Take a look below the break to see what they could be hinting at. Read More
According to ABC-affiliate KXTV, BioWare will be set to show Kinect-powered Mass Effect to the public at next year's Consumer Electronics Show, marking perhaps the first time the public will be able to bark orders at their Turian squadmate. Details follow the break. Read More
According to an ad unearthed by a tipster for the Collector's Edition for Mass Effect 3, the game will ship with an "online multiplayer pass." This appears to confirm the addition of a multiplayer mode for the previously single-player only series. If you need me I'll be over here flipping tables in angst. Read More
Convention season is fast approaching, and with the next installment of Dragon Age in development, along with lingering questions over the direction of the Mass Effect franchise, speculation over what Bioware shows at these events could be an interesting activity for us over the summer. The guessing season starts in March, when Bioware team members Chris Priestly and Keith Hayward, along with the voices of both Sheps and Grunt, will appear at an anime convention in Atlanta, GA. Read More
Kotaku is reporting that an anonymous "Insider" source claims that Dragon Age will be getting multiplayer in a future installment, and will be using DICE's Frostbite 2 engine. What are your thoughts on this?
Great, now I have a reason to watch the VGAs. SpikeTV correspondent, Geoff Keighley, teased the reveal of a "brand new" Bioware game during the Dorito-advertising-fueled awards show. Now they just need to bring Neil Patrick Harris to host again and I may actually be excited for a show on SpikeTV. Read More