Mass Effect 2 News

Casey Hudson and Mark Darrah announce departure from BioWare

"They will always be an essential part of the studio's history", says EA.

BioWare reflects on a decade of Mass Effect

Tapestry tool to archive your choices now live.

EA: "I see no reason why we shouldn't come back to Mass Effect"

Soderlund offers hope alongside confirmation series is shelved.

BioWare veteran and Anthem lead designer Corey Gaspur passes away

"Corey was a talented designer and an even better person."

Mass Effect is getting four spin-off novels bridging the gap to Andromeda

N. K. Jemisin is penning the first, due this August.

Origin Access adds Mass Effect Trilogy

Plus Trine 1 & 2 and Peggle.

EA lambasts Donald Trump for using Mass Effect audio in campaign ad

UPDATE: Video removed due to copyright violation.

Decorated writer Drew Karpyshyn returns to BioWare

Lead writer of Mass Effect 1 & 2 and KOTOR.

Microsoft announces native Xbox One-360 back compatibility

UPDATE: Saves transfer via cloud. Small Preview list of games shared.

BioWare turns 20 today

BioWare have the years gone?

BioWare boss polls fans on potential Mass Effect Trilogy re-make

"Organic implementation" with all DLC "definitely what I have in mind."

Mass Effect and KOTOR project director Casey Hudson leaves BioWare

"BioWare is as magical a place today as it was when I started."

New Doctor Who character sure looks like Garrus from Mass Effect

Looks like the BBC has been doing calibrations.

Epoch: Returns - a game inspired by Mass Effect 1's planetary exploration

UPDATE: The Kickstarter campaign has been cancelled.

BioWare "discussed" Mass Effect PS4/Xbox One remasters

"If we can put solid plans together we'll share."

Should BioWare give up romances?

Dragon Age writer David Gaider mulls the answer.

BioWare artist reveals cut Mass Effect ideas

See how Tali's face originally looked.

EA makes some Online Pass content free on Xbox Marketplace

UPDATE: EA confirms it's eliminating Online Pass from all its existing titles.

More romance in BioWare games or less? Writer discusses

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

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."

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 PC disc 2 is, for some, Mass Effect 2

UPDATE 2: Treyarch dev tells gamers to contact Activision customer service.

Mass Effect Trilogy includes DLC, amount depends on platform

PC gets more than Xbox 360. PS3 release date now "TBA".

Mass Effect Trilogy Edition announced for PC, PS3, Xbox 360

Original Mass Effect to finally launch on PS3, five years later.

The writer who left BioWare: Eurogamer interviews Drew Karpyshyn

On poor fiction, text versus graphics, KOTOR, the Mass Effect 3 ending and Children of Fire.

2K Games boss says photorealism aids diversity, Notch disagrees

Can games do nuanced emotion like Brokeback Mountain yet?

BioWare responds to Mass Effect: Deception outcry

Changes coming to correct "errors and oversights".

Origin sale offers Mass Effect 1 and Dead Space 1 for £3

Sequels not much more expensive either.

Mass Effect 3 features cancelled ME2 Citadel quest

Plus, lead writer discusses writing around ME2's ending.

BioWare wants Liara statue feedback

Busty figurine proving divisive.

BioWare: 18% play Mass Effect FemShep

"Aren't enough female heroes in games."

Mass Effect 3 box has lady Shepard

'FemShep' a cover girl at last.

Mass Effect 2: Genesis hits Xbox 360

Previously PS3-exclusive comic expands.

Mass Effect anime film for summer 2012

Will fans of Shepard flock to see it?

New Mass Effect novel announced

Deception due out later this year.

Buy Dragon Age II, get ME2 free

BioWare says thanks for 1 million sales.

Mass Effect 2 Arrival DLC date outed?

Plus, BioWare shows new screens.

Gaming BAFTA winners revealed

Mass Effect 2 takes top honours.

EA happy with Mass Effect 2 PS3 sales

Did "very well" with digital experiment.

Mass Effect 2 Arrival DLC spotted again

Inside the Dragon Age 2 box.

Mass Effect 2 Arrival DLC outed

How the Reapers found Earth?

Mass Effect 2 is AIAS game of the year

But game Oscars dominated by Red Dead.

BAFTA GAME Award shortlist revealed

Vote for your top title of 2010.

Clint Mansell making Mass Effect 3 music

BioWare hires Aronofsky's favourite.

Mass Effect 2 PS3 save bug patched

BioWare delivering "ASAP" to Sony.

BioWare on PS3 Mass Effect 2 save bug

"Working to understand what is occurring."

UK charts: LittleBigPlanet 2 number one

PS3 Mass Effect 2 helps RPG into seventh.

PlayStation Store update 19th January

Costume Quest! Mass Effect 2! Minis!

Out This Week

LittleBigPlanet 2! Mass Effect 2! Mindjack!

PS3 Mass Effect 2 demo code is old

Final game "noticeably better" - BioWare.

PS3 Mass Effect 2 "not a simple port"

Plus, PSN digital release confirmed.

BioWare reveals Mass Effect backstory

Check out first five pages of new comic.

PS3 Mass Effect 2 gets free launch DLC

No charge for new weaponry, armour.

New Mass Effect 2 DLC announced

Plus: Cerberus Daily News to stop.

Three massive PSN demos today

Dead Space 2! LBP2! Mass Effect 2!

Mass Effect's Citadel "like Manhattan"

Ripe for thousands of stories, says BioWare.

BioWare Docs videogame Hall of Famers

Join Miyamoto, Suzuki, Molyneux, Carmack.

PS3 Mass Effect 2 uses ME3 engine

"This really is the true, best version."

PS3 Mass Effect 2 demo announced

Download it next week.

PlayStation 3 Mass Effect 2 release date

Suicide mission begins (restarts) next month.

BioWare: "Too many games today"

Says we gamers can't "keep up".

New Mass Effect 2 DLC fixed

No longer Shadow of the Lairbroken.

Mass Effect 2 Shadow Broker DLC dated

Liara T'Soni joins the party.

New Mass Effect 2 DLC stars Liara

In Lair of the Shadow Broker.

BioWare's Zeschuk defends paid DLC

"We're not gouging anyone," he insists.

Mass Effect 2 DLC released

New sniper rifle and armour.

Mass Effect 2 Overlord DLC dated

Duke: Manhattan Project for XBLA too.

Project Ten Dollar "improves experience"

EA UK boss denies it's about second-hand.

EA hints at Mass Effect multiplayer

Job posting reveals series' ambitions.

EA sells off Mass Effect movie rights

Doctors Ray and Greg to exec produce.

Mining won't be ditched for Mass Effect 3

"Functionally it serves a purpose."

Mass Effect 2 patched on 360

Mineral scanning "optimised"!

ME2 Overlord DLC priced, dated

Uses Hammerhead, is horror inspired.

EA: Project $10 "a positive experience"

Riccitiello not opposing pre-owned sales.

Mass Effect 2 Equaliser Pack live

Shepard herds new armour in.

BioWare DLC codes do not expire

Bonus DAO, ME2 content is timeless.

Mass Effect 2 DLC now live after delay

Kasumi's Stolen Memory held up.

BioWare bosses apologise for Bazaar

Promise future events for "excluded" fans.

BioWare countdown reveals competition

North American gamers bid on loot.

New ME2 costumes tomorrow

For Jack, Thane and Garrus.

Mass Effect 2 Hammerhead next week

Firewalker DLC out on Tuesday.

BioWare: EA helped us "see everything"

Didn't understand DLC when independent.

More Mass Effect 2 DLC announced

Kasumi's Stolen Memory in April.

BioWare "think of games as franchises"

Sequels are fun to make, says Muzyka.

Mass Effect 2 Hammerhead in late March

Firewalker pack introduces vehicle.

NPD: ME2 helps 360 overcome PS3

But Nintendo is still ruler of all.

EA: more Mass Effect for early 2011

Plus: New ME2 DLC released today.

UK charts: Mass Effect 2 holds on to top

Plus: Dante's Infourno, Star Trek in at 11.

Shepard is heterosexual "by choice"

Muzyka explains lack of gay relationships.

BioWare unable to address ME2 text issue

Will bear SDTV users in mind next week.

More free Mass Effect 2 DLC very soon

Couple of weeks away, says BioWare.

BioWare: PS3 refs in ME2 code erroneous

UE3's fault, not proof of another SKU.

UK chart: Mass Effect 2 takes lead

MAG features, Tatsunoko bombs.

Mass Effect 2 DLC is out now and free

Shepards are delighted. (Slight spoilers.)

More Mass Effect games after third one

Zeschuk: universe too "valuable" to ditch.

BioWare outlines Mass Effect 2 DLC plans

Hammerhead hover tank! New character!

Mass Effect 2 DLC details this week

BioWare won't charge for launch content.

Mass Effect 2 has "intense" DLC schedule

Plus: work has begun on Mass Effect 3.

Mass Effect 2 does have New Game+

Or you can just go back in after the end.

Mass Effect 3 to finish story arc?

Plus: romances reflected in ME2.

How ME2 will work without ME1 save

"What can you remember?" asks Muzyka.

ESRB outs Mass Effect 2 mature content

Colourful summary of sex, drugs and so on.

BioWare details Mass Effect 2 voice cast

Barlett! Worf! Tigh! Trin! Jayne!

Mass Effect 2 elevator change explained

"A lot of complaints." Load screens it is!

Mass Effect 2 comes on two discs

"You cannot fit this much awesome on one".

Mass Effect 2 video shows off Adept class

Plus: Quarian team-member Tali returns.

Mass Effect 2 will use Dragon Age DRM

Plus: PC system requirements revealed.

BioWare defends story structure

"Nothing wrong with it," says Weekes.

Mass Effect 2 Collector's Ed detailed

DVD! Art! In-game treats! Tin!

Significant DLC plans for Mass Effect 2?

Retail quiz points to extensive support.

Mass Effect 2 dated

BioWare targeting end of January.

Mass Effect 2 "such a better experience"

BioWare relishing first sequel in 9 years.

Mass Effect 2 on PC/360 simultaneously

No space in between this time.

BioWare explains Mass Effect save usage

Tiny details in first game to make an impact.

BioWare "interested" in modern setting

"It's rich with possibility."

No same-character replay for ME2

And Insanity will be harder, say devs.

ME2 characters and new details revealed

Shepard "much bigger and more powerful".

ME2 will "really beat up the hero"

BioWare offers more on "dark act".

Mass Effect iPhone is a side-story

Plus: Shepard likely for Mass Effect 2.

BioWare making Mass Effect for iPhone

Graphic novel-style prequel to ME2.

Multiplayer not ruled out for Mass Effect 2

Could a co-op mode be in the works?

BioWare shows Mass Effect 2

Reveals first real plot elements.

Mass Effect 2 officially announced

PC and 360, early 2010, not much more.

Mass Effect 2 teased in trailer

Shephard killed in action?

Mass Effect to get arena DLC next

Plus: sequel will be "much darker".

Dead Space heading to Wii this year

Mass Effect II, Bad Company by April 2010.