Singing the Praises of Anthem: Early Impressions

Right out of gate, Anthem impresses with its incredible visuals and great audio/visual feedback. Shooting feels great and mobility (in the air and on foot) is really satisfying. I can positively say that the game has its hooks in me and I am looking forward to pilling on hours of gameplay. Not bad for aContinue reading “Singing the Praises of Anthem: Early Impressions”

There Will Be No Opportunity For Romance In BioWare’s Anthem

Yes, during a little post-interview after the EA conference, Game Director John Warner was asked whether there will be any romance options in Anthem. A fair enough question, when you consider that most BioWare games include the option to get down and dirty with many of your companions. But it looks like that’s not the case in Anthem.Continue reading “There Will Be No Opportunity For Romance In BioWare’s Anthem”

GPS Episode 45: Xbox Game Pass, Anthem Delay, God of War, and More

Episode 45 of our gaming podcast, The Gamer Pros Show (GPS), is now live! This week we are discussing some of the bigger news items that we have gotten during this very early part of the year. We finish off our ongoing discussion of the original BioShock this week, which Jordan has just completed. It’s often goodContinue reading “GPS Episode 45: Xbox Game Pass, Anthem Delay, God of War, and More”

Mass Effect 1 and 2 Lead Writer Drew Karpyshyn is Working on Anthem

Drew Karpyshyn left BioWare in 2012, but returned in 2015 to work on the Star Wars MMO The Old Republic. In a response to a twitter user, he has recently confirmed that he is also working on BioWare’s new IP, Anthem. It is unknown it what capacity he is contributing to Anthem, but this is most definitely encouraging newsContinue reading “Mass Effect 1 and 2 Lead Writer Drew Karpyshyn is Working on Anthem”

The Next Mass Effect Andromeda Update is Coming 10th May

A new Mass Effect Andromeda update is only a day away, according to a tweet from the game’s producer Michael Gamble. This is welcome news to those of us who were let down by the latest lackluster entry in the Mass Effect franchise. According the Gamble’s tweet, the update is scheduled for release at 10am MDT, which is 9amContinue reading “The Next Mass Effect Andromeda Update is Coming 10th May”

Mass Effect Andromeda Will Receive Patch to Address Negative Criticism

Just in case you haven’t been paying attention, Mass Effect Andromeda was released just two weeks ago to waves of negative feedback. Many criticized the plethora of technical issues and ridiculous facial animations, especially considering the game is a triple A title rumored to have cost $40 million to produce. After acknowledging this, Bioware have issued a statement saying thatContinue reading “Mass Effect Andromeda Will Receive Patch to Address Negative Criticism”

Mass Effect Andromeda Multiplayer DLC Will Be Free

Bioware has confirmed that Mass Effect Andromeda multiplayer DLC, in the form of new maps after release, will be free. The news comes in the form of a tweet by Aaryn Flynn, the general manager for Bioware. In response to fans’ questions about whether DLC maps will be free like they were in Mass EffectContinue reading “Mass Effect Andromeda Multiplayer DLC Will Be Free”

Mass Effect Andromeda Cinematic Trailer #2 Analysis

A month and a half has passed since the first cinematic trailer for Mass Effect Andromeda, and today we have been graced by a second cinematic trailer. The first trailer was so heart-pumping and explosive that a lot of interesting details went unnoticed, so we slowed things down, looked at it scene-by-scene, and crafted an analysis.Continue reading “Mass Effect Andromeda Cinematic Trailer #2 Analysis”

Mass Effect Andromeda Renegade/Paragon System Replaced by Head, Heart, Casual and Professional

Mass Effect Andromeda is now very close to releasing, and there is still so much we want to know about BioWare’s incredible galaxy-faring franchise. According to reddit user typherio, who managed to obtain a copy of next month’s PC Gamer magazine, the system of renegade and paragon dialogue choices has been replaced with something a little moreContinue reading “Mass Effect Andromeda Renegade/Paragon System Replaced by Head, Heart, Casual and Professional”

Mass Effect Andromeda Has a Release Date

BioWare has announced that the highly-anticipated Mass Effect Andromeda will release on March 21st in North America and March 23rd in Europe. BioWare general manager Aaryn Flynn calls the game “the most ambitious Mass Effect game to date”, promising a huge leap from the original trilogy. A blog post on Mass Effect’s official website featuresContinue reading “Mass Effect Andromeda Has a Release Date”

Mass Effect Andromeda Gameplay Revealed

Gameplay was revealed for Mass Effect Andromeda at The Game Awards 2016. Fans of the series will be happy to see that there are a lot of similarities to the “original trilogy”. The fight for a new home is not without its conflicts — some of which are displayed in this trailer. While there were optionsContinue reading “Mass Effect Andromeda Gameplay Revealed”

Mass Effect Andromeda Cinematic Trailer Analysis

Yesterday marked the final N7 day before we travel to a new galaxy in Mass Effect: Andromeda. We were treated to not one, but two trailers, as well as a plethora of other media. The official cinematic trailer for Mass Effect Andromeda (click here to watch in full) was a fast-paced, heart pumping flurry of information, some of whichContinue reading “Mass Effect Andromeda Cinematic Trailer Analysis”