Mass Effect 3 News (PC)

Uncharted film "has a shot" at success, Metal Gear 3 years out, Mass Effect 5 years

Posted: 30.08.2013 by Technet2k

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Producer Avi Arad, known to have brought comic book universes to film successfully, is involved in the adaptations of Uncharted, Metal Gear and Mass Effect. He's got a real good feeling about Nathan Drake.

The "father and son" dynamic in Naughty Dog's Uncharted could give it a "shot at being the first" successful game-to-film project. Metal Gear flick is 3 years away, with Mass Effect about 5 years.

Mass Effect 3 Datapad iOS app is retired

Posted: 06.06.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Electronic Arts has announced that the Mass Effect 3 "Datapad" iOS app has been retired and will no longer receive updates.

Hudson: "There's so much that could be told" through Mass Effect spin-offs

Posted: 13.05.2013 by Technet2k

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Future Mass Effect adventures could very well star one of Commander Shephard's squad mates or even dastardly foes as the leading man/lady. BioWare say it would be cool to do something with one of these NPCs.

Turian ex-C-SEC officer Garrus is rated high among the possible candidates at getting a spin-off "completely unrelated" to the larger plot of Mass Effect, i.e. no Reapers or Prothean artefacts.

Lead writer for Mass Effect 3 working on "next Mass Effect"

Posted: 25.04.2013 by Technet2k

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Mac Walters was the lead writer for Mass Effect 3, and he's confirmed that his talent for stringing words together is being put to work on the next Mass Effect which is "coming out of Montreal," and not Edmonton.

Walters defended the original ending to Mass Effect 3 saying the reaction was from a 'vocal minority' with the majority not having an issue. BioWare eventually released the Extended Cut to address it.

BioWare polling gamers about Firebase maps for Mass Effect 3 DLC

Posted: 12.04.2013 by JonahFalcon

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It seems that BioWare is looking to either improve the Firebase multiplayer maps from Mass Effect 3 or is working on multiplayer for the next Mass Effect title, as the developer has been polling gamers on them. The survey asks gamers about the layout, visuals, difficulty, and overall experience of each of the maps from the DLC.