Dragon Age 2 News


Dragon Age 2 DLC item packs released

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 28, 2011 9:15am PDT

Should Hawke's pockets somehow not already be overflowing with loot, you can now pick up three item packs for $3 apiece, or $5 the lot.


"The expac will be Celebrity Champion's Apprentice. Where the rich ass Hawke fires.....bleh you ..."

- Fletcherhea see all 19 comments

Dragon Age 2 Demo Now on Xbox Live, PC and PS3 Due Soon [Updated]

By Steve Watts, Feb 22, 2011 8:00am PST

[Updated: 13:56] The PC demo is now out and can be downloaded from FileShack in English, French and German flavours. [Original] The anticipated...


"Ya it's terrible. I tried DX11 in very high and had missing textures and like 4-5fps using ..."

- JodoMcFatty see all 83 comments

Dragon Age 2 Demo to Unlock Extra Items After a Million Downloads

By Steve Watts, Feb 18, 2011 7:45am PST

Dragon Age 2 already has more than a few pre-release goodies to collect, but BioWare is always happy to add more. The developer announced two new...


"EA Account, Bioware Social Network blah blah don't want this crap any more. Getting the DLCs to ..."

- Lukiopimp see all 34 comments

Daily Filter: February 17, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Feb 17, 2011 6:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upco


"Haha, Dudebro screenshots. Best game name ever. Hell, best game name origin story ever."

- the archvile see all 4 comments

Dragon Age: Redemption Web Series Launches Summer 2011

By Xav de Matos, Feb 17, 2011 4:15pm PST

Yesterday we learned that the scope of EA's Dragon Age 2 marketing machine has now set its sights on a six-part web series, featuring


"For some reason she always reminds me of Dave Mustaine from Megadeth. They could be brother and ..."

- Drossvirex see all 23 comments

Felicia Day Writing, Starring in Dragon Age Web Series [Updated]

By Steve Watts, Feb 15, 2011 9:00am PST

[Update: 13:24] Word came via a press release that the web series will premiere tomorrow, February 16, on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Felicia Day...


"Honestly, I think too many people on the internet get unhappy with a strong opinion - ..."

- wytefang see all 28 comments

Daily Filter: February 11, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Feb 11, 2011 6:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upco


Daily Filter: February 9, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Feb 09, 2011 8:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games


"Sounds like a sweet Shadowrun esque game, can't wait till it comes out!"

- Landrosradick see all 4 comments

Dragon Age 2 Trailer Shows Off the Many Paths of a Man Named 'Hawke'

By Xav de Matos, Feb 08, 2011 7:00pm PST

With a Dragon Age 2 demo just around the corner, EA is showing off the different paths of the franchise's new star:


"The main character looks pretty try-hard if you ask me. I'm not really impressed."

- leuthil see all 8 comments

Dragon Age 2 Demo Confirmed for February 22

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 03, 2011 11:00am PST

When word of a previously-unannounced Dragon Age 2 demo was found hidden on BioWare's website earlier this week, the developer dismissed it as...


"I must be one of those rare freaks that likes tactical combat. I played on Nightmare, even ..."

- Dr_Tran see all 14 comments

Rumor: Dragon Age 2 Demo Date Leaked

By Steve Watts, Feb 02, 2011 9:00am PST

Word of a Dragon Age 2 demo has come from an unexpected source. A BioWare page (via the BioWare forums) reveals a special early-access PC demo for...


"in the comments to this story let's make up shit about the game we haven't played yet"

- dantastic see all 11 comments

Dragon Age 2 PC DRM Detailed

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 01, 2011 8:00am PST

BioWare has once again broached the eternally contentious issue of DRM with a forum post by community coordinator Chris Priestly revealing the...


"Its amazing how no one points out that Steam requires you to be online from time to time as well ..."

- jazz_uc see all 48 comments

Video Games of 2011 We Can't Wait to Play: Steve

By Steve Watts, Jan 27, 2011 1:30pm PST

2011 is shaping up to be a great year for video games. Here at Shacknews we've pored over the treasure trove of titles coming this year and each...


"Its one of the only games in quite awhile that i actually wnet back to play again for the evil ..."

- pimpium see all 11 comments

BioWare Details Dragon Age Legends Bonus Content

By Steve Watts, Jan 26, 2011 9:00am PST

We already knew that the upcoming Facebook game Dragon Age Legends would unlock items in Dragon Age 2, but now BioWare has outlined what you can...


"with all the ways to get "stuff" for dragon age 2 there is now no way to have 100% of the whole ..."

- jayares see all 12 comments

Evening Reading

By Garnett Lee, Jan 21, 2011 5:00pm PST

This week's 3DS press event finally offered a chance to get some time playing with the machine and some of the games. But even with the price and...


"After school it only totaled ~$25k because I paid off some semesters through co-op work terms."

- Afterglow see all 3556 comments