Mass Effect News


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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Donald Trump tweets fan-made Mass Effect ad to followers

By John Keefer, Apr 04, 2016 11:20am PDT

Just when you think the U.S presidential campaign cannot get any stranger, Donald Trump has tweeted a fan-made Mass Effect ad to his millions of followers complete with music and voiceover.


"The vid.me link in the article still works. https://vid.me/Okvs"

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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 ..."

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Mass Effect attraction coming to Great America theme park

By Brittany Vincent, Sep 29, 2015 2:40pm PDT

California's Great America theme park is teaming up with  Electronic Arts to provide the first ever Mass Effect-themed attraction for 2016.


"Is there going to be a red, green, and blue lines for you to go in for the attractions? "

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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 ..."

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Mass Effect 2 'Genesis' comic on XBLM

By Steve Watts, May 17, 2011 12:00pm PDT

The Mass Effect 2 "Genesis" motion comic, which lets you make choices from the first game and import them to ME2, is now available on the Xbox Live Marketplace for $4.


"This is a great idea, the thing that has stopped me from playing ME2 is not wanting to replay ..."

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Mass Effect gets animated next summer

By Steve Watts, Apr 07, 2011 2:30pm PDT

BioWare and EA announced a deal with FUNimation to produce a straight-to-DVD feature film based on the Mass Effect series. It's expected to hit stores in summer of 2012.


"The problem is making a decent live action of 3D CG feature costs an immense amount of money, ..."

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Rumor: Mass Effect Series Getting Multiplayer

By Brian Leahy, Jun 01, 2010 11:40am PDT

A job posting (seen left) on LinkedIn (via GameBlend) calls for a "Multiplayer Programmer (Mass Effect Franchise)" at BioWare Montreal. It seems to...


"You stated this well. I hope Bioware is joking about co-op in ME3. Players want decisions to ..."

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Mass Effect Movie Rights Acquired By 'Watchmen' Production Company

By Alice O'Connor, May 25, 2010 7:41am PDT

The movie rights to BioWare's Mass Effect sci-fi RPG series have been picked up by '300' and 'Watchmen' production company Legendary Pictures, Heat...


"I'm always looking forward to anything Mass Effect. I hope they don't drop the ball on this one."

- Mmmmmoo see all 31 comments

EA Reveals Release Windows of Major Games: Crysis 2, New Dragon Age, Sims and Much More

By Chris Faylor, Feb 08, 2010 1:33pm PST

Curious as to what mega-publisher Electronic Arts has up its sleeve for the next year? Wonder no more, as the company today issued a breakdown...


"The last interviews have said it's PC first, then maybe a 360 version later..."

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More Mass Effect Coming After Trilogy Concludes

By Chris Faylor, Jan 21, 2010 8:30am PST

Though Mass Effect was announced as an "epic trilogy," developer BioWare has confirmed that the futuristic franchise will continue after the third...


"Inventory and doing anything involving a menu was pretty atrocious, too."

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BioWare Already Looking Forward to Mass Effect 3

By Garnett Lee, Dec 17, 2009 6:30pm PST

After the exhausting effort that went into developing Mass Effect 2 it would be reasonable to expect the team was ready for a break. Not BioWare,...


"Same, I played for 55 hours, but I never skipped any dialog and I did every quest, plot and subplot."

- HL3dsx see all 37 comments

Shack PSA: Mass Effect PC $10 on Steam

By Chris Faylor, Nov 05, 2009 10:17am PST

With BioWare's Mass Effect 2 fast approaching and the studio's latest, Dragon Age: Origins, having just arrived, digital distribution platform...


"haha yes I just stole it too! never got around to playing this now I have no excuse, $10 you ..."

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BioWare Working on Fixes for Mass Effect DLC Errors

By Nick Breckon, Aug 26, 2009 12:23pm PDT

Owners of both the Xbox 360 and PC versions of Mass Effect are having issues playing the new "Pinnacle Station" DLC. On the Xbox 360, users...


"I bought the new DLC for the retail PC version, notice big bug of light shining thru characters ..."

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Mass Effect DLC Arrives on PC

By Nick Breckon, Aug 25, 2009 3:03pm PDT

The new "Pinnacle Station" DLC for Mass Effect is now available for owners of the PC version. Interested parties can head to the EA Store,...


"Just like real investing, "past performance is no guarantee of future success." I'll continue to ..."

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