Mass Effect 4 is to use the rather swish Frostbite 2 engine according to an inaugural blog post from Bioware Montreal Studio Director Yanick Roy. In the post, the Montreal studio head waxes lyrical over a number of topics. Chief among these is the transition of the franchise from Bioware’s Edmonton studios, the need to live up to expectations bourne of the previous entries in the series and not only the use of of DICE’s Frostbite [...]
With just over a month away until EA and BioWare launch Mass Effect 3, production facts and other goodies are trickling out of the woodwork. Below the cut, you’ll find a video showing off some of the voice acting and their respective actors that went into the making of the game, as well as a partial list of everyone who shall appear in the final product.
I, uh, couldn’t in good conscience file this under “Random Awesomeness,” because I’m sure some people would not find some of the content “Awesome.” But I laughed. The scene in Mass Effect 2 with both Male and Female Commander Shepard giving Khalisah al-Jilani a piece of their mind for making some “disingenuous assertions” or “snide remarks” of some sort has become quite famous on the internet, but also received no [...]
Microsoft announced that BioWare’s epic Mass Effect 2 will hit the Land of the Rising Sun this winter. Considering that the sequel launched in January of this year, Japan had a very short wait compared to the first game, which didn’t see Japanese consoles until May 2009 (and had a western release in November of 2007). Watashi wa Commander Shepard. Watashi no ichi ban mise wa koko desu.