Mass Effect Series News


Mass Effect: Andromeda Briefing Trailer Shows Golden Worlds

By John Keefer, Mar 06, 2017 1:10pm PST

The briefing is for the Andromeda Initiative, which explains what the Pathfinder teams will be doing to get planets ready for colonization.


"Thx for the headsup, deject! Watching all of these certainly ratcheted up my interest for this ..."

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Mass Effect: Andromeda Video Delves Into Exploration and the Nomad

By John Keefer, Mar 03, 2017 10:30am PST

This is the third in a series of gameplay videos leading up to the game's launch on March 21.


"Exactly, you go kill a few mobs, and a second later an entire camp spawns. DAI was kinda ..."

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Mass Effect: Andromeda Multiplayer Tech Test Cancelled

By John Keefer, Mar 01, 2017 3:45pm PST

Multiplayer will still be shown at PAX East, but you won't be able to play at home.


"That reminded me so much of the one Xena ep where it's all about how she can kill people with a ..."

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Mass Effect: Andromeda Has Gone Gold, BioWare Says

By David Craddock, Feb 24, 2017 2:20pm PST

The next chapter in BioWare's sci-fi RPG, which features a new story and protagonist, is on track for a March 21 release.


"Multiple decades of gaming and I still get hype with Gone Gold announcements. I love them. "

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Mass Effect: Andromeda on Switch Possible If Console Is a 'Success'

By John Keefer, Feb 24, 2017 10:40am PST

BioWare is prepared to revisit the decision, but there are no immediate plans for the game on the hybrid unit. 


"IE, EA's gotta sell some FIFA before they think about anything else."

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Mass Effect: Andromeda Explores Characters in Next Combat Series Video

By John Keefer, Feb 23, 2017 9:30am PST

The new trailer details profiles, favorites, and the squad.


"Good to know, and I agree with everything you said. IF they are locked progressions that ..."

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Mass Effect Expansion Comes to Cards Against Humanity

By John Keefer, Feb 22, 2017 12:05pm PST

The cards are just as risque as you might imagine.


Mass Effect: Andromeda Kicks Off Combat Video Series

By John Keefer, Feb 17, 2017 10:55am PST

The first one focuses on the weapons and skills that will be available in the new universe.


"Hmmm... it looks pretty but I'm not sure about the easy respec of skills and abilities. Part of ..."

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Mass Effect: Andromeda Will Have 'Meaningful' Side Quests

By John Keefer, Feb 10, 2017 9:30am PST

Expect quests more like The Witcher, and less like Dragon Age Inquisition.


"Jane is heading to space training! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWYt-NKYzlE"

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Mass Effect Andromeda pre-order trailer shows off perks in action

By John Keefer, Feb 03, 2017 8:48am PST

We also get a glimpse of an unhappy Krogan doing a ground pound in multiplayer.


"As much as I enjoyed the Mass Effect games so far, this is just too expensive. $90 CDN for a ..."

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Mass Effect: Andromeda PC Version Has Uncapped Frame Rate, But No Crossplay

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 30, 2017 7:30am PST

PC players of Mass Effect: Andromeda won't get crossplay, but won't be locked into a certain framerate.


"How is it possible that you missed all the Wadmaasi threads??"

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Mass Effect: Andromeda trailer shows off New Earth and some bad guys

By John Keefer, Jan 26, 2017 9:46am PST

With 20,000 people depending on them, the Pathfinders go out and explore.


"No. Varric is my bro. I meant DA:I, not DA in general. "

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Mass Effect Andromeda has crafting and you can name your own weapons

By John Keefer, Jan 17, 2017 10:33am PST

Characters will also have a slot for a dedicated melee weapon.


"I thought it was hilarious how in ME1 you had to pay your own supply guy for weapons. Sure he's ..."

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Mass Effect: Andromeda has no season pass, out on EA/Origin Access first

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 09, 2017 6:45am PST

In a switch to EA's standard sales model, Mass Effect won't have a Season Pass, and EA Origin Access subscribers get it first.


"Yeah I can't wait those sound real cool hey, same I can't wait to go back I think its going to ..."

- valcan_s see all 34 comments

PSA: EA is giving away Mass Effect 2 for free on Origin

By David Craddock, Jan 05, 2017 12:27pm PST

It's the standard edition, so you'll have to buy the DLC.


"All of them are "the good ones". It's a phenomenal trilogy of games, even with the letdown ending."

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