Commander Shepard and the crew of the Normandy must fight the Reapers in a final battle to determine the fate of the Universe in this epic conclusion to the Mass Effect trilogy.
It's a rare game that can get me as excited as a Mass Effect release. There's just something about the space opera setting, persistent main character and tight third-person shooter gameplay that really gets me chomping at the bit. The series has had its ups and downs, with the toning down of the RPG elements being a sore point for some but the advances in gameplay making it worth the loss to others. Read More.
Previews and Features
Led by Executive Producer Casey Hudson, we packed into a small room tighter than servicemen on a submarine to get a glimpse at one of the hottest draws at E3, Mass Effect 3. As the demo opens, the Reapers have invaded the Earth, and there's something skin-crawlingly sinister about the ships descending on the planet -- they look like giant robotic versions of the thing that crawled in Chekov's ear in Wrath of Khan. Read More.
The Canadian Videogame Award nominees have been announced, and the list features a mix of big budget AAA titles and smaller indie games. Read More.
BioWare has revealed the next piece of single player DLC for Mass Effect 3.
Called Mass Effect 3: Omega, the name and description of the content seems to stem back from Aria comments about wanting to get back to her club Omega and it seems she will finally seek out Commander Shepard for his help to reclaim it from Cerberus control. Read More.
BioWare today unveiled the Mass Effect Trilogy bundle, effectively bringing the first Mass Effect to the PlayStation 3.
The bundle will be a 5-disc set and come in a Premium Foil Box as well as exclusive artwork. Read More.
Today EA and BioWare announced Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut, a free DLC that will hopefully quell fans' anger with the sci-fi trilogy's ending.
"Since launch, we have had time to listen to the feedback from our most passionate fans and we are responding." said Dr. Read More.
By now, you are all aware that many players are upset about Mass Effect 3's ending and some have even gone as far as to demand BioWare change it to flat out file a complaint to the BBB. Read More.
I have seen a few marketing campaigns for Twitter, but never have I been so eager to follow it so closely like this.
The day before the launch of Mass Effect 3, a Twitter account called @AllianceNewsNetwork was started up. Alliance News Network is the fictional news organization in the Mass Effect universe. Read More.
Look to the skies and you could be the lucky recipient of a copy of Mass Effect 3.
According to an article on USAToday.com, Electronic Arts will launch copies of Mass Effect 3 into space next week. Read More.
Bioware has confirmed that the PC release of Mass Effect 3 will not be supporting controllers. Instead, players will have to rely upon mouse and keyboard controls to take Shepard on the final strech of his journey. Read More.
BioWare has announced the release date of the Mass Effect 3 demo. The demo will be available on February 14 for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.
BioWare stated on their forum that the demo for the game will come with two single player sections. The first section will deal with the opening level of the game where the Reapers attack the Earth. Read More.
BioWare has released the details on the Collector's Edition of Mass Effect 3.
Inside a metal case featuring artwork of Male and Female iconic Shepard, the game will come with: Read More.
UDATE 2: Casey Hudson has gone into a little more detail about the co-op missions for Mass Effect 3. The multiplayer missions will have a direct impact on the single player campaign, but you aren't required to play it to complete the game. Players will be a part of a special forces squad and try and free territories from enemy control. Read More.