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New BioWare IP and Need for Speed Game Announced for 2018

With Mass Effect Andromeda coming in only a few months, BioWare has shifted focus to a brand new IP slated for 2018.This announcement came from an EA fiscal earnings call released yesterday, and contains other announcements for Star Wars Battlefront 2, Fifa 18, and a new Need for Speed title.

Everything We Know About Alien Races in Mass Effect: Andromeda

So far BioWare have kept their cards firmly close to their chests in regard to a lot of the story and the characters in Mass Effect: Andromeda.The Kett are looking likely to be the crews most common foes in the game, and are another species that are native to the Andromeda galaxy.

Mass Effect: The Ultimate Meritocracy?

The following are various examples of a progressive worldview the races of the Mass Effect universe share in relation to merit, not species, class, etc.Through its' romance system (and character customization), Mass Effect allows its' player to choose their character's sexual orientation.

Cards Against Humanity Meets Mass Effect

Today it was announced that the popular 18 rated card game, Cards Against Humanity, has teamed up with the folks at Bioware to bring fans a Mass Effect themed expansion pack.As it stands, the pack will consist of 14 cards and will bring a whole host of Mass Effect quotes and references for fans to play with.

Can't Wait for Mass Effect Andromeda? You Need to Play Horizon Zero Dawn

For sci-fi RPG fans, the wait for Mass Effect: Andromeda is an unbearable one.Both Mass Effect and Horizon Zero Dawn are action role-playing games set in science fiction universe.

Mass Effect: Andromeda Multiplayer -- A Brand New Bead on a Familiar Target

ME:A just looks like more Mass Effect, for better or worse.We already know that we're getting at least two new alien species in Mass Effect: Andromeda's expansive universe -- the Kett and Angara.

Mass Effect Andromeda Guide: Profile Bonuses

Each Profile gives stat bonuses and at least one Profile-specific ability, such as a Combat Drone for the Engineer profile.I'm going to list all seven available profiles in Mass Effect Andromeda, what they do, and how to unlock them.

Mass Effect: Andromeda Is Getting a Companion App

A long time ago, on mobile devices far far away, Mass Effect 3 had a companion app called Datapad.Now it's Mass Effect: Andromeda's turn to get a similar app called Apex HQ.

Mass Effect: Andromeda Beginner's Guide and Tips

Check out my Mass Effect Andromeda Profile Bonuses guide for more details.The jetpack really changes combat in Mass Effect: Andromeda and also helps with exploration.

Mass Effect Andromeda Review: A New Frontier

The long-awaited Mass Effect Andromeda puts players in the the role of a pioneer (aka "Pathfinder") for a new galaxy in the series.The tone and scope of the game is definitely different than before -- but make no mistake, this is Mass Effect through and through.

Why Mass Effect’s Citadel is One of the Best Hub Worlds Ever Made

In an attempt to curb the feeling of desperation to play Mass Effect: Andromeda after what has felt like eons, I booted up the original Mass Effect so the wait wasn’t quite as agonizing.As a lover of the achievement and trophy systems, the Mass Effect series is my only exception when it comes to returning to an already completed title.

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Mass Effect: Andromeda's Character Creation

You can modify close to every part of your character's face -- skin tone, brow, cheek, chin, eyes, mouth, and nose.Normally, you’d get to choose different options on facial features like different sets of eye shapes or different noses, etc.

Setting Up Your Favorite Loadouts in Mass Effect Andromeda

As I recently went over, the UI in Mass Effect Andromeda can be a little messy, especially the Favorites Menu.Sadly, this is hidden -- but I'll show you where it's at!

Why Mass Effect Andromeda's UI is Bad

It was 3:30 in the morning when I finally pulled myself away from Mass Effect Andromeda.Just to be clear: You cannot access the favorites menu via the main pause menu; it is tucked away within sub-menus.

Is Mass Effect Andromeda's Companion App Worth the Download?

Alongside the release of Mass Effect: Andromeda, EA released a companion app for the multiplayer mode called Mass Effect: Andromeda Apex HQ.This makes Apex missions useful; thus, making the Apex HQ app useful.

First Look: SWTOR - KOTET's New Adventure, The War for Iokath

Brand Manager, and SWTOR creative director Charles Boyd on April 4 about the update and what players can expect going forward.The new system allows players to change allegiance per day through daily missions that yield unique rewards.

Why Bioware Has to Fix Mass Effect: Andromeda's Favorites System & What They Should Do

I have already talked about how the UI for Mass Effect: Andromeda’s favorites system is janky.While that is a good thing for me, it is a bad thing for Mass Effect: Andromeda because it proves how bad the game's UI is.