Mass Effect Series News


Mass Effect Andromeda will now set off to brave new worlds in early 2017

By Daniel Perez, May 10, 2016 9:43am PDT

BioWare promises more freedom, new uncharted worlds, and the promise of the next great Mass Effect experience.


"While not in the Andromeda galaxy, Stargate Atlantis was primarily set in the Pegasus galaxy ..."

- thetangent see all 25 comments

Civil War: Video Games Edition

By Cassidee Moser, May 06, 2016 1:30pm PDT

In honor of Marvel's grand super fight event, let's imagine if a similar situation caused a rift within key video game franchises. 


Mass Effect Trilogy will soon be free on Origin Access for PC

By Daniel Perez, May 05, 2016 9:33am PDT

Origin Access subscribers will soon be getting a ton of games for free as well as early access to Mirror's Edge Catalyst.


"All movies on Netflix are free too! Has the Shack turned into some marketing puppet? Low quality!"

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You Can Hop On An Official Mass Effect Ride This May

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 29, 2016 8:15am PDT

Sorry, no one's giving Mako rides yet though. 


Great America Promotes New Mass Effect Ride With Commercial

By John Keefer, Apr 08, 2016 10:15am PDT

It may be time for a trip to California.


Mass Effect: Andromeda gameplay leak shows off jetpacks

By Daniel Perez, Apr 04, 2016 7:47am PDT

It appears we're going to be able to enjoy some more mobility thanks to the inclusion of a jetpack.


"Compass on the top makes it look like they took the DA:I route with this one. I actually ..."

- CyCo_PL see all 2 comments

Shack Reels: Top 10 Video Game Underbosses

By Shack Staff, Mar 25, 2016 3:15pm PDT

Greg goes over the second in command, while he continues to explore the hierarchy in the world of video game villains.


"Nice vid Greg, cool series I dig them keep it going, looking froward to what is next. Awesome ..."

- valcan_s see all 7 comments

Could These Renders Be Our First Glimpse At Mass Effect Andromeda?

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 03, 2016 5:40am PST

Teach me how to Shepard, teach me teach me how to Shepard. 


"I'm sorry but when I see the pictures i think Mass Effect and not because of the N7. I see very ..."

- angel5465 see all 4 comments

First 100 Xbox One backwards compatibility games includes Fallout 3, Mass Effect, and more

By Daniel Perez, Nov 09, 2015 6:22am PST

The first 100 Xbox One backwards compatible games have been revealed, and there are a number of noteworthy games in this list.


"Wolfenstein 3D? I imagine the market that plays a 2 decade old FPS on a modern console is fairly ..."

- Kojak2000 see all 32 comments

Mass Effect Andromeda teaser goes up for N7 Day

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 07, 2015 10:46am PST

Today is N7 Day and for this year, BioWare uploaded a teaser for the next game in the Mass Effect series.


"Brought up elsewhere on chatty was that it is the same Shepard, but it might just be a ..."

- Nerdsbeware see all 6 comments

E3 2015: Mass Effect Andromeda announced

By Daniel Perez, Jun 15, 2015 1:00pm PDT

EA and BioWare have finally revealed a new Mass Effect game is currently in development.


"Why the hell do you embed videos so that we can't fullscreen them!? That's so fucking annoying. ..."

- isochronous see all 48 comments

Ex-Mass Effect director joins Microsoft HoloLens project

By Daniel Perez, May 18, 2015 8:45am PDT

Casey Hudson has joined Microsoft to work on HoloLens, Xbox, and more.


"Good riddance. I feel he was the sole reason why I disliked me3 so much. I ..."

- k1ld0r see all 6 comments

The Top 5 Worst Video Game Vehicles

By Steven Wong, Apr 06, 2015 11:30am PDT

There are times when you step into a shiny new car, plane, or mech only to realize you were better off walking. We're spotlighting 5 of the worst vehicles in video game history.


"You mean Vice City? The controls were fine, they just weren't mapped right. The game lets you ..."

- Tchest see all 59 comments

Mass Effect 4 may feature a multiplayer mode

By Daniel Perez, Feb 12, 2015 6:35am PST

The next Mass Effect will reportedly have a multiplayer mode, or at least some kind of online component.


"Multiplayer is the biggest reason why I'm looking forward to ME4. I have really low expectations ..."

- Mmmmmoo see all 30 comments

Remastered Mass Effect Trilogy for PS4 & Xbox One 'discussions' happening

By RiccĂ­ D. Kearney, Mar 03, 2014 11:00am PST

BioWare is discussing remastering the Mass Effect Trilogy for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.


"If they include all the DLC, then I'd absolutely be down for another run through the series. ..."

- .3NV7. see all 57 comments