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BioWare: Mass Effect 4 Powered by Frostbite Engine, Will Explore New Directions
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Some new details have emerged about Mass Effect 4.

According Bioware’s newly-appointed studio director Yanick Roy, the upcoming sci-fi RPG sequel will be powered by EA's Frostbite engine and enhanced by systems built for Dragon Age 3.

Writing in a blog post on the official BioWare website, Roy said that the game’s development will be “driven” by the studio behind Mass Effect 3’s multiplayer. BioWare Edmonton will lend support.

"This is the goal we have been working toward for years now, and every member of our team is proud, excited, and humbled to take on the responsibility for the next game," said Roy.

"To ensure a proper and effective transition, we'll continue to be supported by the Edmonton studio through the game's development, working with and learning from them on some critical initiatives.”

"On top of that, Casey [Hudson] remains the Executive Producer, but he will have a Project Director under him, working in Montreal, leading our development team and making day-to-day decisions for the game. 

“We all care very much about Mass Effect and make our decisions based on what's best for the game," but will be "exploring new directions" in terms of gameplay and story.

"You can still expect the pillars the franchise is known for to be fully intact though, including diverse alien races, a huge galaxy to explore, and of course rich, cinematic storytelling," he added.

"There is really not much I can tell you about the game right now, except that it will be built with the amazing technology of Frostbite as its foundation, enhanced by many of the systems that the Dragon Age III team has already spent a lot of time building."

Last we heard BioWare said, "There will be no more Shepard, and the trilogy is over.”




 
 

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Comment #1 by Dude Rain
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 11:54:21 AM
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Meh.


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Comment #2 by Hoborg
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 11:58:41 AM
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Why not just let an otherwise untarnished epic be? Why ruin it with new spin offs.



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Comment #3 by Marc Pilkington
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 11:59:09 AM
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“We all care very much about Mass Effect and make our decisions based on what's best for the game," but will be "exploring new directions" in terms of gameplay and story.

Does that line worry anyone else just a little bit...?


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Comment #4 by Hoborg
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:00:19 PM
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Oh yeah and you know it's going to have the mandatory bullshit: Capture the Promethean artifact and 4 player co-op.



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Comment #5 by SharpXXShooter
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:00:48 PM
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"...the game’s development will be “driven” by the studio behind Mass Effect 3’s multiplayer."

I'm out. I want story, not shooty.
Star


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Comment #6 by Fire Mage
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:02:31 PM
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I, like a billion people, wish they had managed the ending of ME3 differently... and even more so, I wish they wouldn't make more ME games. They should leave the series be now.


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Comment #7 by Ephidel
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:02:39 PM
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Fuck this obvious EA "milking" of a once epic franchise.


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Comment #8 by Space Cadet
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:03:47 PM
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"what's best for the game"
No good thing has ever come out of that phrase.


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Comment #9 by Fire Mage
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:04:11 PM
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Double post but I didn't notice the "will be “driven” by the studio behind Mass Effect 3’s multiplayer" part.

Unless they amaze, I will not even believe this game exists.


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Comment #10 by BlakkAdder
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:04:17 PM
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I'm so over this series. The minds behind ME3's MP with Casey the hack at the helm. Pass. Wake me up when Bioware does an actual RPG again. If EA hasn't shut them down before that happens, I mean...


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Comment #11 by strawberry
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:07:46 PM
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Comment #12 by SonOfStayPuft
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:07:48 PM
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They want to start afresh? Then for a start, don't call it Mass Effect 4. Give it a subtitle, like Gears of War Judgment.


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Comment #13 by Dude Rain
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:09:40 PM
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"On top of that, Casey [Hudson] remains the Executive Producer, but he will have a Project Director under him, working in Montreal, leading our development team and making day-to-day decisions for the game."

"Casey Hudson won't have absolute power" is hardly a "feature."


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Comment #14 by masterkajo
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:11:34 PM
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I wish they would finally make a third game. Strange that they announced ME as a trilogy and then not deliver the final game. I want to know how it all ends.


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Comment #15 by Infomouse
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:12:06 PM
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...And so dies another great franchise.


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Comment #16 by Enigk
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:13:46 PM
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Just do a new game series with possible cameos from mass effect characters if need be. Leave the trilogy as it stands. Have they learnt nothing from George Lucas?


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Comment #17 by Jack Flak
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:16:02 PM
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If I want mindless shoot-em-up, I can go play CoD. I play Mass Effect for storyline.


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Comment #18 by R00Ki3 117
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:21:55 PM
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so it begins


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Comment #19 by Sanchezz4387
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:23:39 PM
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they care about the story that much they cant let an ending be the end oh no they have to make spin off after spin off after spin off, these companies are beyond a joke. MAKE NEW GAMES you lazy greedy wankers and let old games be


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Comment #20 by Akatsuki Sensor
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:34:14 PM
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Lost every bit of interest in Mass Effect now, this'll be a pass, thanks.


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Comment #21 by MyRifleIsBroken
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:36:27 PM
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I really hope they kill this series off soon. 3 was really bad


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Comment #22 by NotATroll
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:37:26 PM
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I wouldnt be surprise if one day Microsoft makes a game where the Halo story ties into the mass effect story.


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Comment #23 by WalterWhite
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:39:14 PM
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The Frostbite engine is great on a high end computer and potentially on a next-gen console. Currently too many technical sacrifices have to be made on the 360 with this engine so we never get to see it's full potential. Battlefield 3 is a great example of this.

Taken with a grain of salt.


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Comment #24 by the ferenczy
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:40:00 PM
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The next ME game should be an mmo in the ME universe, not a shooter with co-op play.


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Comment #25 by DEFCON 1
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:40:33 PM
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meh i stop caring about mass effect after the first book and game. it started off so good wish ea never bought bioware :(


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Comment #26 by A Silent Circus
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:42:14 PM
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Glad to see I'm not the only one over the ME franchise. Pass.


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Comment #27 by atomic viking54
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:49:50 PM
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neet


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Comment #28 by Shepard666Commander
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:51:11 PM
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All if you who say me3 sucked are just crying cause the hero died...life isnt all roses and fairys, people die grow up and support the company who made one if the greatest franchises of all time. Oh and @#4 this isnt galo.


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Comment #29 by Juggalo151
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:54:13 PM
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just dont bu y it.. that'll teach em #SMH


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Comment #30 by FatalFlaw810
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 12:59:57 PM
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To all the whiners who are complaining this series is getting milked, only 3 games have come out since 2007...that is hardly a milking of a series. If you whiners don't want a new Mass Effect just don't buy it. However, I'll be looking into it as more information comes out and make my decision then :) As for now, I'm excited for a new trilogy.


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Comment #31 by Ohheythere
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 01:04:51 PM
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Shepard deserved better....


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Comment #32 by MEMANIAsama
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 01:11:02 PM
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New Directions? Oh, so this is going to be a musical then?


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Comment #33 by Louchavelli
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 01:14:48 PM
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Awesome. I'm looking forward to this as much as I'm looking forward to DA3. Even if you don't like the ending of 3, you can't say that the series suck. ME3 was a great piece of work. The graphics, sound, gameplay (multiplayer was so so), and story were brilliant. Even the ending wasn't too bad. It was an artistic expression. Some like it, some didn't. If you take the last 15 minutes out of it, ME 3 was rock solid.

I hope they expand on it. The franchise has a lot to offer from FPS to a RTS (Halo Wars style). People complain all of the time about franchises, but when a new Call of Duty is released, most jump on it.

I say bring on ME4 ( I do agree a subtitle would be nice)!


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Comment #34 by reaper527
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 01:15:04 PM
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ea: running franchises into the ground since the beginning of time


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Comment #35 by Neomalysys
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 01:21:00 PM
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So its EA milking the franchise when Bioware has stated in the past that they would like to make games set in the Mass Effect universe beyond the trilogy that tells Cmdr. Shepard's story. They did mention before that they would like to do games set alongside or before Shepard's story and possibly continue the series beyond Shepard's story.


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Comment #36 by Joebeest86
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 01:27:59 PM
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I may be one of the few who was satisfied with the ending of this great series. I thought it was pretty epic actually. But it is over now. Why on earth would any self respecting company come out with a sequel? What could they possibly do? I will not be supporting this sequel with my money.


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Comment #37 by PluralAces
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 01:40:24 PM
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"This is the goal we have been working toward for years now, and every member of our team is proud, excited, and humbled to take on the responsibility for the next game," said Roy.

So wait, the goal was to ruin the trilogy in the third installment, have a completely new team develop a ME game w/o Shepard and get to a point where you just milk the franchise for all its worth with a game that will alienate the fans even more?? Strange..


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Comment #38 by RDWatson16
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 01:45:49 PM
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DA3 should be good mass effect well im not sure will have to wait and see


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Comment #39 by Dragon14785
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:02:55 PM
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@11 You've made me want a glass of milk...


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Comment #40 by Thicketford
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:06:13 PM
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Hand it over to Obsidian and make Drew Karpyshyn the lead writer again. Oh, and don't put any IGN 'celebrities' in it this time.


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Comment #41 by BlakkAdder
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:09:19 PM
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#28 #33 The problems for Mass Effect started with Pinnacle Station and EA's buyout, and got worse from there. Some people disliked the ending, but that isn't everyone's only issue with ME, and boiling complaints down to the ending isn't going to convince anyone of anything. ME2 was heavily flawed and wasted much of the potential the original set up, and ME3 went even further.

You don't have to agree, maybe you hate RPGs and like the direction the series took, but many of us don't and have every right to voice it.

We were promised a trilogy which implied elements set up early (gameplay and story both) would carry on in certain ways that normal non-trilogy games do not. Instead we got a meme churning make it up as we go along shootbang with some okay characters/lore (which was all completely wasted on a mediocre shootbang) that delivered less and less of what was already set up and ready to go. Mass Effect, collectively as a finished "trilogy", is a shit series made by talent-less hacks who deserve ever inch of vitriol sent their way. The ending didn't need to be happy, but it wasn't even competent. And much of what led to it for half the series was just as bad.


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Comment #42 by SmS
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:13:20 PM
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"game’s development will be “driven” by the studio behind Mass Effect 3’s multiplayer" goodbye mass effect


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Comment #43 by Calib4n
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:16:56 PM
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Go fuck yourself, Casey Hudson.


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Comment #44 by ICGMU12321
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:24:37 PM
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I was one of the few that didn't have a childish tantrum over 3, so I'm excited.


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Comment #45 by peace099
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:44:29 PM
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Hi, I don't understand how business works and when something sells, I want to stop making it! Quit saying it's milking, it's the millions of peoples fault who bought the first 3. Of course they're going to keep making them.


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Comment #46 by Blue Thunder28
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:52:21 PM
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More Mass Effect is always a good thing, I'm really interested in this new direction they are going since there's so much room for error.. Can't wait to see how it turns out.


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Comment #47 by Timmsy
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:54:47 PM
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its still over as it will now be a spin off inside the mass effect universe so i dont know how this will work but i am glad that mass effect lives on :)


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Comment #48 by Mittens2317
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:57:19 PM
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Still not played the series, but the missus loves it. From what I've seen/heard/read, it seems that Mass Effect 4 will be the first in a new trilogy set in the future, once the events of Shepherd's adventures have become what the World Wars are to us now.

As for the "new direction" thing, that's probably just gonna be "choose your own race". Either that or the story will take a SLIGHTLY different direction. There's no way they're gonna change the formula though. Not a hope in hell's chance.


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Comment #49 by The Clutch Hand
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 02:59:16 PM
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Love the Mass effect series but it seems to be going backwards with every release. The first Mass effect was the best in my opinion very good western RPG, but mass effect 3 was totally different it's not always about the graphics, and if I wanted to play a shooter I'll play Halo or battlefield! Hopefully they go back to their original roots....


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Comment #50 by Masterchief950
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 03:10:22 PM
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Frosbite 2 for this? I don't think that's a great choice. I think sticking with Unreal or switching to ID tech 5 would of been good but frostbite two...not so much


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Comment #51 by alexthelion32
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 03:39:06 PM
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i still have hope for the next mass effect - not dead yet


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Comment #52 by Vindicator51
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 04:01:47 PM
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Mass Effect 4 - powered by the overhyped engine that costs us less.


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Comment #56 by macd
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 04:43:57 PM
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Much in all as I do feel they are milking the series, I'll be buying this on day one.


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Comment #57 by Nami
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 04:58:31 PM
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Most of you sound like spoilt children -.-


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Comment #58 by Hurricane Of 87
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 04:58:49 PM
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LOL at the original Mass Effect being the best in the series. Cack gameplay and copy & pasted environments don't make a good game.

The multiplayer was fantastic but there's only so many times you can play horde mode before you run out of nice colour schemes to run about in. Looking forward to seeing what these guys can do on a large scale.


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Comment #59 by Sanchezz4387
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 05:35:22 PM
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@58 me1 clearly was the best in the series. Yeah environments were cut and paste but the game quality and play were far superior as was the story


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Comment #60 by Dragon Nexus
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 05:47:53 PM
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Everything about that statement screamed "We are a soulless corporate entity that does whatever our overlords demand of us".

"This is the goal we have been working toward for years now, and every member of our team is proud, excited, and humbled to take on the responsibility for the next game," said Roy.
Oh yeah? Making a fourth game was part of the plan? That plan to make an epic trilogy that spanned the lifetime of the Xbox 360 console?

Did it hell. Just admit that EA is going to drive the franchise into the fucking ground and we'd at least be able to respect you for being honest.


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Comment #61 by SydLosttarot
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 05:59:57 PM
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@32: Mordin Solus will be the lead and headlining a Rogers and Hammerstein tribute group called The Sound of Elcor, featuring the Elcor 5. Personally I don't see why everyone is complaining. This was the logical next step for the series and I'm looking forward to this brave new world.


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Comment #62 by jC Fr34X
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 06:56:09 PM
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I for one think a prequel would be cool. Like playing through the First Contact War that's mentioned throughout the trilogy.


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Comment #63 by ebin
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 07:34:57 PM
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Nice "article". Next time just post only the link to the page that you quoted, although the three lines of original writing were impressive.


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Comment #64 by Headless Snip3r
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 07:42:14 PM
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As long as it makes it out on the 360 ill get it, but I'm not gonna get the new console that's gonna be the free2play set up. I'm really looking forward to dragon age3 too


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Comment #65 by MilezDawg
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 08:27:30 PM
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@ #61 If Dr. Mordin Solus is the lead playable then count me interested.
Does everyone forget Mordin singing "Gilbert and Sullivan" from Mass Effect 2???
I am the very model of a scientist salarian,
i've studied species turian, asari and batarian.
I'm quite good at genetics
(as subset of biology)
because i am an expert
(which i know is a tautology)
My xenoscience studies range from urban to agrarian,
I am the very model of a scientist salarian


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Comment #66 by Jesuit007
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 08:31:48 PM
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I'll be open minded about this. Yes, I'm skeptical, and yes, I think this announcement is suspiciously close to the "retirement" of the good doctors.

However, it's worth looking at, and if it looks promising I'll consider buying it. Even if it's only 75% as good as the others, that makes it a solid purchase... and I suspect the multiplayer will be stellar.

Also... eff you guys that think multiplayer is a death knell for a franchise. I prefer single player. Multiplayer is also fun. Mind blown?

Looking forward to more info.


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Comment #67 by DivineE
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 08:40:42 PM
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It would great if the next mass effect game was like DAOrigins, we could finally choose a different race to play as, not just Human, but Asari, Turians, Salarians, Krogan etc. Also what you have done in the other Mass Effects should also effect this game, like if it's set thousands of years in the future, you can meet the Shepard AI if you chose the Control ending =D thats just what I think.


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Comment #68 by Raging Bullgod
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 09:16:15 PM
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Mass Effect: ODST time. Not a galactic hero just a ground-poundin' grunt on the front lines doin' what he needs to do to return home.


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Comment #69 by ronnie42
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 10:09:53 PM
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I just hope it completly focuses sololy on campaign, not multiplayer. I might be ok with co-op joining but only if it's balanced.


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Comment #70 by brywolf3
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 11:48:57 PM
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For all the people who are worried about the developement being "driven" by the people who did the ME3 multiplayer; it probably means their going to be more involved in creating the combat system rather than the plot. Then again it's too early to say.


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Comment #71 by SydLosttarot
Monday, November 12, 2012 @ 11:57:04 PM
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@65: Hands down best character of ME2. Made that entry worthwhile and thank you for the lyrics!


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Comment #72 by hotdogenigma
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 12:18:22 AM
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What's best for Mass Effect is to leave the series alone. Seriously stop beating a series to the ground and come up with something else. Sequals completely devalues a series, NOT make it better. Especially when a trilogy ends. Such a shame they cannot leave a good thing alone.


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Comment #73 by cheevo360
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 12:36:01 AM
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Cannot wait for ME 4. Read it and make me hoping it might semi open world or full open world game just bit like semi open world's ME 1. :)

I look forward DA III and ME 4. Good luck and keep best works on them. BioWare xxxx


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Comment #74 by MR ROYAL 03
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 01:04:09 AM
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Comment #75 by Aussie27Legend
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 01:05:13 AM
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"You can still expect the pillars the franchise is known for to be fully intact though, including diverse alien races, a huge galaxy to explore, and of course rich, cinematic storytelling,"

And player choice is no where to be found... damn you ME3.


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Comment #76 by MR ROYAL 03
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 01:09:15 AM
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No matter how many gamers bitch about how bad they thought the last 15 minutes of ME3 were, there will always be more of us that felt the francise as a whole was amazing. So why would they bend to the will of the those bitches and not give us more games set in the ME universe? I along with the rest of the TRUE ME fans look forward to hearing more about ME4.


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Comment #77 by ErmacVersion1
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 01:40:39 AM
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Why must EA ruin everything they touch? Battlefield, Blizzard, Mass Effect. Someone please do the world a favor and send a care package filled with locusts or some kind of plague epidemic to their studio so that they can never ruin another franchise ever again.


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Comment #78 by HXP
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 02:58:34 AM
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I hope there will be no Multiplayer Achievements. Or let me say Multiplayer Achievements that you can only obtain through playing Online. Not like in Mass Effect 3 where you have alternate options to get the Achievements through completing single Player Tasks.


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Comment #79 by xSavage Henry
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 03:04:36 AM
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I dont see what there is left to do in the story. Not being shepard wouldnt be the same. They should of just left it alone.


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Comment #80 by Coruba
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 05:26:00 AM
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Wow can't wait, hopefully it will be amazing, loved all the work they did on the multiplayer, especially all the time they put into making the maps so detailed and not just random tacky stuff that didn't relate to the game.

Mass Effect is definately my favourite gaming series and even if it goes more down a shooter line thats cool with me as well. I like RPG's and shooters and for me the ME series was the perfect hybrid.


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Comment #81 by Nei Debrusc
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 06:54:13 AM
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Instead of trying to jazz up a completed storyline and franchise, they should just create a new IP. I'd like for Bioware's resume to have more than just Mass Effect and Dragon Age, but it looks like they're milking this cash cow for more than it's worth.


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Comment #82 by Opiate42
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 08:01:54 AM
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"and of course rich, cinematic storytelling"

Drew? Is Drew K back?


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Comment #83 by duvey42
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 10:24:30 AM
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I'm surprised nobody seems to notice the real news here. Of course EA is going to make another Mass Effect - that was a given. The news here is that Edmonton won't be making it - meaning they're going to be working on something different. All you guys crying because you're done with ME, you're going to be getting a new IP from Bioware Edmonton.

Personally, I'm excited for both ME4 and seeing what Edmonton comes up with.


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Comment #84 by Jack Frost
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 11:03:30 AM
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I still can't bring myself to play 3... :/


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Comment #85 by ViNyLek
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 12:57:16 PM
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I'd like to play Mass Effect spin off as pimp on Omega. It could be an economical/strategy game where you would have to hire prostitutes to cater to your customers needs (fuck that! I want all of them to be asari LOL), manage bouncers and maybe even open your own night club competing with Aria over control of Omega in some stealthy/action mini games.

Yeah, I totally could play something like that, but I probably never will=)


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Comment #86 by Dakam12
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 @ 06:26:04 PM
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I think its too early to make a decision on whether this will break the franchise. I'd rather wait and get more information.

Besides, Bioware could always explore what the Me universe was like during the First Contact War. I personally wouldn't mind seeing that.


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Comment #87 by MasterGazelle
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 @ 11:01:40 AM
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Need a mass Effect prequel that is still an RPG :)


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Comment #88 by GothamCommand
Sunday, November 18, 2012 @ 11:48:58 AM
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At #5 so because the studio behind this project was the one used to create the multiplayer you assume they are not capable of working on any other sort of game. Coding is coding...Ignorance is ignorance. You should give something a chance or wait till they say the game will be multiplayer driven before making just a completely ignorant assumption.

If you are out have fun...Boarderlands 3 should be out by then.


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Comment #89 by Twincats
Sunday, November 25, 2012 @ 09:06:23 AM
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The cycle continues...


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