As gamers, we love to complain about developers and publishers when they screw up, or when they turn seemingly tone deaf to our requests and demands. But sometimes, they get it wonderfully correct. Here are three recent examples of smart efforts to do great games right.
This week the GiN Lounge gang head out to a galaxy far, far away. No, not that one, the one from Mass Effect: Andromeda. After waking up from a 600-year sleep, we dive into one of the largest open-world space games this side of the Milky Way.
After a five-year wait, Mass Effect: Andromeda just about meets expectations, without exceeding them. It’s a fair Mass Effect game, as opposed to a great one. But there is plenty to do and see in this new galaxy, making the new series more than worth the trip.
Electronic Arts and Bioware have revealed the second cinematic trailer for the upcoming Mass Effect: Andromeda game. Mass Effect: Andromeda is coming March 21st to PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 Pro, and Xbox One. Publishers: EA Games Developers: Bioware Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
With the myriad of Star Wars games available many come with multiplayers that have the potential for becoming competitive eSports. Here we will look at some of the most popular Star Wars multiplayer games and ask if each is worth professional competition.
The newest expansion in the Massive Multiplayer Online Game Star Wars: The Old Republic continues the story of the Outlander and the alliance to defeat the Eternal Empire. Knights of the Eternal Throne is an epic adventure with old and new allies joining your fight. Choose your path and defeat Empress Vaylin to take control of the Eternal Empire.
Mass Effect: Andromeda puts you in the role of the Pathfinder; an elite soldier, explorer and guide tasked with finding humanity a new home an uncharted galaxy. From arresting visuals and thrilling combat, to epic story and characters, Mass Effect: Andromeda is truly the next generation of Action/RPG gaming. Mass Effect: Andromeda is coming in spring of 2017 to PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 Pro and Xbox One. Publishers: EA Games Developers: Bioware Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Bioware’s newest expansion Star Wars: The Old Republic Knights of the Eternal Throne will launch December 2nd and is free for subscribers and now available for preorder. For players that subscribe before October 25th they will receive the bounty hunter Shae Vizla as a companion. Knights of the Eternal Throne expands the Star Wars: The Old Republic story with nine new chapters and five levels, starting at level 65 and continuing from the Knights of the Fallen Empire story. Chose your path, either light or dark side, and play as the Outlander, a veteran of the Great Galactic War. You … Continue reading New “Betrayed” Trailer for Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Eternal Throne
Chella and John discuss Mass Effect Andromeda and the six things they want to see in BioWare’s new space epic, when it launches in March 2017.
Michael’s back with a look at a classic RPG from the ’90s for this week’s Retro Game Friday! It’s time to avoid a critical failure roll with Baldur’s Gate!