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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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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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BioWare reflects on a decade of Mass Effect

Tapestry tool to archive your choices now live.

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

Soderlund offers hope alongside confirmation series is shelved.

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FeatureMass Effect: the story so far

Get up to speed for the trip to Andromeda.

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

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

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Origin Access adds Mass Effect Trilogy

Plus Trine 1 & 2 and Peggle.

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

UPDATE: Video removed due to copyright violation.

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Decorated writer Drew Karpyshyn returns to BioWare

Lead writer of Mass Effect 1 & 2 and KOTOR.

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Don't hold your breath for PS4 backwards compatibility

"PS3 is such a unique architecture…"

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Microsoft announces native Xbox One-360 back compatibility

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

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BioWare turns 20 today

BioWare have the years gone?

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

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

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Mass Effect and KOTOR project director Casey Hudson leaves BioWare

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

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New Doctor Who character sure looks like Garrus from Mass Effect

Looks like the BBC has been doing calibrations.

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

UPDATE: The Kickstarter campaign has been cancelled.

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BioWare "discussed" Mass Effect PS4/Xbox One remasters

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

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Should BioWare give up romances?

Dragon Age writer David Gaider mulls the answer.

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BioWare artist reveals cut Mass Effect ideas

See how Tali's face originally looked.

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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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Mass Effect Trilogy includes DLC, amount depends on platform

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

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

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

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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.

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2K Games boss says photorealism aids diversity, Notch disagrees

Can games do nuanced emotion like Brokeback Mountain yet?

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FeatureMs. Effect: The Rise of FemShep

Profiling sci-fi's greatest accidental heroine.

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FeatureMass Effect: The Stories So Far

Reap the spoilers: a review of the wider universe of books, comics and add-ons...

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BioWare responds to Mass Effect: Deception outcry

Changes coming to correct "errors and oversights".

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Origin sale offers Mass Effect 1 and Dead Space 1 for Ł3

Sequels not much more expensive either.

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Updated Mass Effect Liara statue has smaller breasts

BioWare listens to fan feedback on bishoujo figurine.

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BioWare wants Liara statue feedback

Busty figurine proving divisive.

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FeatureSaturday Soapbox: Careful What You Choose

Are choice-and-consequence systems making our games less interactive?

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Mass Effect 3 box has lady Shepard

'FemShep' a cover girl at last.

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Mass Effect anime film for summer 2012

Will fans of Shepard flock to see it?

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New Mass Effect novel announced

Deception due out later this year.

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Clint Mansell making Mass Effect 3 music

BioWare hires Aronofsky's favourite.

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BioWare reveals Mass Effect backstory

Check out first five pages of new comic.

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Mass Effect's Citadel "like Manhattan"

Ripe for thousands of stories, says BioWare.

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EA sells off Mass Effect movie rights

Doctors Ray and Greg to exec produce.

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BioWare bosses apologise for Bazaar

Promise future events for "excluded" fans.

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BioWare countdown reveals competition

North American gamers bid on loot.

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BioWare "think of games as franchises"

Sequels are fun to make, says Muzyka.

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More Mass Effect games after third one

Zeschuk: universe too "valuable" to ditch.

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BioWare defends story structure

"Nothing wrong with it," says Weekes.

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BioWare fixing Pinnacle Station bug

DLC conflict brings down the fun.

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New Mass Effect DLC detailed

Pinnacle Station to feature 13 scenarios.

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New Mass Effect Achievements appear

Arena/Fight Club DLC imminent.

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Mass Effect flies high in Japanese chart

As sales drop further across the board.

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ME2 characters and new details revealed

Shepard "much bigger and more powerful".

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ME2 will "really beat up the hero"

BioWare offers more on "dark act".

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BioWare making Mass Effect for iPhone

Graphic novel-style prequel to ME2.

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Halo 3, Mass Effect, PGR4 now 20 quid

They're joining the Xbox Classics range.

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Mass Effect joins Classic range in March

Extra disc of content and only 20 quid.

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Mass Effect to get arena DLC next

Plus: sequel will be "much darker".

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Movie man buys Mass Effect rights

Could BioWare's RPG make it in Hollywood?

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Microsoft reduces DLC prices

Up to 60 per cent off certain bundles.

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BioWare keen on more Mass Effect DLC

Zeschuk drops hints like he drops rats.

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BioWare considering Mass Effect for DS

Maybe Jade Empire and Dragon Age too.

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Mass Effect DLC released on PC

Bring Down the Sky for free.

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BioWare to beat piracy with DLC

"Make them want to buy a PC title" - Muzyka

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Mass Effect

Pause for effect.

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BioWare keen on more licensed IP

Muzyka stokes Star Wars fires.

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Mass Effect PC requires net connection

Online authentication every 10 days.

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Bioware wants to innovate in MMOs

Plus: Muzyka on Sonic and Mass Effect.

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Mass Effect DLC free on PC at launch

BioWare brought down the price.

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Mass Effect PC delayed a little

Late May for US, here in early June.

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Mass Effect: Bring Down The Sky

Bring down the score.

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Spore, Dead Space showing in London

Plus: Science Museum to test Wii Fit.

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FeatureMass Effect

"BioWare hates ports."

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Mass Effect

Better resolutions, hot keys, inventory.

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Mass Effect 2 will be a "richer" experience

BioWare wants meaningful side-quests.

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European Mass Effect PC date "soon"

Out in the US on 6th May.

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Mass Effect confirmed for PC

Polished up for keyboard audience.

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Marvel Universe MMO canned

Plus: Banjo 3 for Xmas?

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More Mass Effect content in March

Hour and a half of fresh adventure.

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Fox snaps back at Electronic Arts

Come and have a go if you think etc.

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EA responds to Fox News nonsense

"A new level of recklessness."

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FeatureMass Effect Tourist Guide

Part 3: Massively effective. Er, spoilers, obv.

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FeatureMass Effect Tourist Guide

Part 2: Starry, starry nights.

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FeatureMass Effect Tourist Guide

Part one of our inter-stellar walkthrough.

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EGTV: More Mass Effect

Thieving monkeys exposed.

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Mass Effect

Science friction.

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FeatureXbox 360: 12 Games of Christmas

Play these with mince wine.

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Mass Effect special edition details

Two aliens and a spaceship.

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FeatureBioWare's Greg Zeschuk

More on Mass Effect from the boss himself.

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Mass Effect to include sex scene

BBFC undresses blockbuster.

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Mass Effect

Hands-on with BioWare's latest.

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Feature360: 2007's Most Wanted

What will you be getting for Christmas?

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E3: Mass Effect in November

BioWare RPG finally firms up.

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MS quiet on Mass Effect date

Rumoured for June.

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Mass Effect demo at GDC

Sci-fi romp on show.

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Mass Effect video on Live

Developer walkthrough.

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DLC plans for Mass Effect

Between-game content.

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Mass Effect playable at E3

Plus more details.

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Mass Effect details, trailer

X05: News of Bioware's RPG.

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Bioware's Mass Effect for X360

X05: First in a trilogy.