Dragon Age: Inquisition

BioWare's vast RPG makes up for a slight lack of focus with a deeply generous spirit.

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FeatureBeing the boss of Dragon Age

Mike Laidlaw still remembers his first day at BioWare - and, 15 years later - his last. A lot happened in between.

Key events

11th November 2014

Dragon Age: Inquisition review

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BioWare reportedly set to unveil new Dragon Age later this week

Despite being "at least three years away".

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FeatureBeing the boss of Dragon Age

Mike Laidlaw still remembers his first day at BioWare - and, 15 years later - his last. A lot happened in between.

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Turbulent development of Destiny, Witcher 3, Uncharted 4 and more revealed in new book

"To some people at Bungie, this felt like a necessary hail Mary…"

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FeatureWriting the next Dragon Age

Sunless Sea's creator on working for BioWare from across the Atlantic.

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Sunless Sea writer signs up for BioWare project

Working with Dragon Age's boss and lead writer...

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FeaturePutting the magic back into magic in fantasy games

On the fantasy authors and ideas about sorcery game designers could learn from.

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Writer David Gaider leaves BioWare after 17 years

HK-47, Morrigan and many more salute you.

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Xbox Live Gold members can play EA Access Vault games free this week

Battlefield! Dragon Age! FIFA! Titanfall! More!

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Dragon Age Inquisition: Trespasser DLC sets up Dragon Age 4

And drops a spoilery hint to its location.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition gets The Descent DLC next week

On PC, PS4 and Xbox One simultaneously, this time.

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PlayStation Store Summer Sale starts today

But what about the British summer?

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You can now play hours of Dragon Age: Inquisition for free on PC

Six hour campaign trial, unlimited free multiplayer.

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The first draft of Dragon Age: Origins didn't even have Grey Wardens

And a narrator you thought was Flemeth turned out to be an old Morrigan.

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BioWare confirms more Dragon Age: Inquisition story content

But the Hero of Ferelden won't be in it.

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BioWare turns 20 today

BioWare have the years gone?

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Free Dragon Age: Inquisition DLC and patch released

UPDATE: Black Emporium stock captured in video.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition gets free multiplayer DLC next week

Dragonslayer expansion adds three playable characters.

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Dragon Age Inquisition: Jaws of Hakkon review

Between a rock and a shard place.

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First screenshots of Dragon Age: Inquisition single-player DLC

UPDATE: Jaws of Hakkon out on PS4, PS3 and Xbox 360 26th May.

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FeatureShards, side-quests and DLC: a mini-Inquisition with the boss of Dragon Age

"'Doctor, it hurts when I do this'. So don't do this!"

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Play Dragon Age: Inquisition free for six hours on Xbox One this week

EA Access trial unlocked for all Gold subscribers.

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The best PS4 games

Our picks from the amazingly broad library of Sony's newest machine.

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Dragon Age loses lead writer to new BioWare game

"10 years is a long time to work on any one project."

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Dragon Age: Inquisition patch finally adds item storage

Plus a new vendor and customisation options.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition Patch 3 details

"Upcoming" on PC, to follow on console.

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Don't call it DRM: what's Denuvo Anti-Tamper?

The forcefield that kept Dragon Age and Lords of the Fallen free from piracy - for a few weeks at least.

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FeatureReader's top 50 games of 2014

What do you mean it's another 8?

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Dragon Age: Inquisition now has free multiplayer DLC

Also allows Standard Edition owners to buy Deluxe bonus content.

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Digital FoundryLast-gen revisited: Dragon Age Inquisition

Do you really need a PS4 or Xbox One to enjoy BioWare's latest adventure?

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BioWare outlines big Dragon Age: Inquisition patch due out today

PC and mouse controls! Crashes! Audio glitches! More!

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Dragon Age: Inquisition

BioWare's Frostbite debut impresses on all platforms.

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Dragon Age Inquisition walkthrough and game guide

Our guide to the massive third game.

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VideoVideo: Has Dragon Age Inquisition's combat found the right balance?

How BioWare's new contender shapes up to the series' past.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition's EA Access trial detailed

Play it for six hours five days early.

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Fallen London dev announces Dragon Age: The Last Court

Browser-based game playable via Dragon Age Keep.

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ESRB: In Dragon Age: Inquisition "fellatio is implied"

"I will bring myself sexual pleasure later."

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Dragon Age Keep was once World Vault for DA2

Then, "after many many months", it changed.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition reveals four-player co-op mode

UPDATE: New video shows multiplayer in action.

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BioWare delays the Dragon Age Keep

The "companion web experience" for Inquisition.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition's release date pushed back over a month

Nobody expects the Dragon Age Inquisition (in November).

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Huge Dragon Age: Inquisition Q&A info dump

UPDATE: Another gameplay walkthrough video released.

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BioWare's first "fully gay" male party member in DAI

UPDATE: "I did not intend to comment on bisexuality," says writer.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition doesn't really have 40 endings

There are "a few completely unique endings" with variations.

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10-minute Dragon Age: Inquisition gameplay demo

UPDATE #2: 40 "major" endings with variations!

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Dragon Age: Inquisition E3 screenshots

Look like they're taken from a trailer.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition "premiere" content first on Xbox

UPDATE: First single-player add-on a timed exclusive. More new footage.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition Collector's Edition is only $170

UPDATE: €160 in Europe, Ł130 in the UK. Still, quill and ink pot...

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Dragon Age: Inquisition release date announced

Alongside a snazzy new trailer.

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You can hate your lover in Dragon Age: Inquisition

Who may be Cullen or Cassandra, BioWare confirms.

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Dragon Age: Inquisition video shows off next-gen world

"It's our most ambitious game to date!"

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Alistair not a party member in Dragon Age: Inquisition

Plus: Morrigan character design released.

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Should BioWare give up romances?

Dragon Age writer David Gaider mulls the answer.

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VideoWhat Outside Xbox is excited about in 2014

Tricks, blurred lines and romanceable dragons, it turns out.

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BioWare has a new boss

SWTOR chief steps up.

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BioWare: next-gen Dragon Age: Inquisition will have "more immersive world"

"You get more foliage, and that provides more of a sense of discovery."

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Dragon Age: Inquisition has tactical view from Dragon Age: Origins

Plus, Qunari confirmed as fourth playable race. Gameplay footage released.

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FeatureWhere are the Xbox One role-playing games?

Phil Spencer on the Xbox One launch lineup, Japan and more.

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Dragon Age 3 year-delay enabled multiple playable races

"Because we moved the date we were able to bring it back."

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Dragon Age saves "absolutely come across" to Inquisition

BioWare on Witcher 3 competition, dialogue and modding.

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FeatureThe next-generation will be open-world

Ubisoft and more on connected freedom.

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Dragon Age 3: Inquisition pushed back to autumn 2014, alongside The Witcher 3

It will still be a PS3 and 360 game, as well as PC, PS4, Xbox One.

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Mass Effect 4 will be a Frostbite 3 game, but will Dragon Age 3?

UPDATE: Aaryn Flyn confirms that both games will use Frostbite 3.

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More romance in BioWare games or less? Writer discusses

"...wish fulfllment on a level that reduced the characters into romantic playthings, sex dolls."

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BioWare's "increasingly toxic" forum repels Dragon Age writer David Gaider

"Perhaps there is something to be said about whether the games BioWare makes still satisfy our core fans."

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Dragon Age 3 longer in pre-production than DA1, DA2 and Mass Effect

One level of DA3 is "as big as all of DA2's levels".

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BioWare announces Dragon Age 3: Inquisition

UPDATE: It's coming in late 2013.

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Supposed Dragon Age 3 companion artwork

Are these your fellow adventurers?

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Mass Effect, Dragon Age dev BioWare defends fan criticism

"It's interactive, so you're going to have your say."

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BioWare asks fans to help brainstorm Dragon Age's future

"We're not making promises, we're talking about ideas."

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BioWare shares new Dragon Age (3) concepts

Hints at saved game integration, Orlais setting, party members.

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BioWare moves Dragon Age team fully onto The Next Thing

DA2 expansion Exalted March was scrapped.

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Dragon Age developers "checking Skyrim out aggressively"

BioWare says next game will draw on outside influences.

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BioWare adding multiplayer to Dragon Age - report

Arena PVE and PVP fights. Can be a dragon.

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BioWare: EA doesn't tell us what to do

"We still have huge autonomy," say Docs.

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BioWare's early Dragon Age 3 plans

Equippable followers! Morrigan! Old god?