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Mass Effect
  • Publisher: Electronic Arts
  • Genre:RPG
  • Developer: BioWare
  • Release Date:May 27, 2008
  • # of Players:1 player
  • ESRB:M - Mature (Blood, Language, Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes, Violence)
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Game Description:Set 200 years in the future in an epic universe, Mass Effect places gamers in a vast galactic community in danger of being conquered by a legendary agent gone rogue. A spectacular new vision from legendary developers BioWare, Mass Effect challenges players to lead a squad of freedom fighters as they struggle against threatening armies to restore peace in the land. Mass Effect is the first in a trilogy of games with an overarching story. As the first human Specter – sworn defenders of galactic peace – your mission is to halt the advancing armies of a legendary agent gone rogue. But as you lead your elite team across hostile alien worlds, you will discover the true threat is far greater than anyone imagined.
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Mass Effect News

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  • BioWare Calls Project Natal A 'Really Powerful Idea'

    It could be several years before gamers see developers like BioWare incorporating Project Natal into flagship projects -- development kits only landed in their laps a few weeks ago -- but one arm of the influential Canadian RPG studio has gone on record with GamesIndustry.biz about its interest. "Yeah. I got a demo of Project Natal before...

    Posted July 6, 2009

    BioWare Calls Project Natal A 'Really Powerful Idea'
  • Mass Effect DLC News Coming This Week

    BioWare has been teasing that new downloadable content is coming to the original Mass Effect sometime this year and it's looking like we'll be hearing about it this week. BioWare's official Twitter feed got people chatting about the possibilities last night. "Getting the feeling some news about the next ME1 DLC may be coming this week....

    Posted June 22, 2009

    Mass Effect DLC News Coming This Week
  • If You Want To Play Mass Effect 3 With Your Shepard, Make Smart Choices

    Commander Shepard will be the main character in Mass Effect 3. Whether the Shepard you're controlling in the final act of BioWare's trilogy is the same Shepard you created in the original Mass Effect and brought into Mass Effect 2, however, isn't guaranteed. If you make the wrong choices, your Shepard will die (and it won't be a game over...

    Posted June 18, 2009

    If You Want To Play Mass Effect 3 With Your Shepard, Make Smart Choices
  • It's 'Possible' Mass Effect Squad Members Could Appear In Mass Effect 2 Lineup

    BioWare freaked some of its fans out yesterday when it seemed that all of the characters you grew to know in the original Mass Effect wouldn't have much of an impact in the sequel. The studio has since attempted to calm fan complaints in their own message boards, claiming that it's "possible" some squad members in Mass Effect could...

    Posted June 12, 2009

    It's 'Possible' Mass Effect Squad Members Could Appear In Mass Effect 2 Lineup
  • BioWare Says 'Mass Effect 2' Is The Trilogy's 'Dark Act'

    It's going to bet worse before it gets better in Mass Effect. BioWare has successfully teased Mass Effect 2 as we near its massive E3 reveal, but we shouldn't expect much optimisim for Commander Shephard and friends, as Mass Effect 2 producer Casey Hudson told IGN the sequel is the "dark act" of the trilogy. "We look at each game...

    Posted May 20, 2009| 19 Comments

    BioWare Says 'Mass Effect 2' Is The Trilogy's 'Dark Act'
  • BioWare Docs Talk Narrative Design And The Future Of Interactive Storytelling

    Yesterday, I pointed you to part two of an interview with Ultima creator Richard Garriott in which he discussed some of his behind-the-scenes approaches to molding the player experience through thoughtful uses of narrative. Today, it’s BioWare big brains Dr. Greg Zeschuk and Dr. Ray Muzyka pushing forward the narrative on the future...

    Posted May 14, 2009| 7 Comments

    BioWare Docs Talk Narrative Design And The Future Of Interactive Storytelling
  • Electronic Arts Signs Merchandising Deal With Creative Minx Marketing (Who?)

    Electronic Arts has signed an "outbound marketing" deal with Creative Minx Marketing. The deal covers numerous EA properties, including The Sims, MySims, Dead Space, Mass Effect, Dragon Age, Dante's Inferno, and Army of Two. The relationship should result in oodles of merchandise for these franchises. In today's press release, Patrick...

    Posted May 13, 2009| 7 Comments

    Electronic Arts Signs Merchandising Deal With Creative Minx Marketing (Who?)
  • Confirmed: 'Mass Effect' Game Headed To iPhone/iPod Touch

    Man, today has officially become "BioWare news" day. First it’s revealed that Dragon Age: Origins won’t require SecurROM authentication. Then, it comes out that a Dragon Age: Origins pen-and-paper game is coming out this summer. And now, we have confirmed reports that BioWare is in fact working on a Mass Effect game for...

    Posted May 5, 2009| 11 Comments

    Confirmed: 'Mass Effect' Game Headed To iPhone/iPod Touch
  • EA Releases PC DRM Management Tool

    Electronic Arts has released a DRM Management Tool for its PC games released after May of last year. The tool will allow users to deauthorize game installs so the title can be reinstalled after a change of computer or hardware. Previously, EA had released individual tools for specific games, but this tool will cover all applicable EA...

    Posted March 31, 2009| 15 Comments

    EA Releases PC DRM Management Tool
  • The AIAS Announces The Finalist For The 12th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards

    The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences (AIAS) has announced the finalists for the 12th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards. The awards ceremony takes place at the organization's DICE Summit. The lists have most of the games you'd expect: Metal Gear Solid 4, Fallout 3, Left 4 Dead, etc. Leading the way was LittleBigPlanet, which snagged...

    Posted January 23, 2009| 101 Comments

    The AIAS Announces The Finalist For The 12th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards
  • 'Dragon Age' PS3, 360: Winter 2009

    BioWare's upcoming RPG, Dragon Age: Origins, will be arriving on the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 consoles by Winter 2009, the studio confirmed. The title was first announced only for the PC. Appearing in Game Informer's November issue, Dragon Age's home console debut was already confirmed by game director Dan Trudge. A representative from...

    Posted October 16, 2008| 10 Comments

    'Dragon Age' PS3, 360: Winter 2009
  • Marvel Movie Producer On 'Mass Effect'

    Marvel film producer Avi Arad revealed his plans on the rumored film based on BioWare's epic RPG title, Mass Effect, in his interview with Kotaku. Arad, who is also producing the upcoming Lost Planet film written by Solid Snake alter-ego David Hayter, said in the report: “Once I played [Mass Effect], beyond this massive world, the...

    Posted October 2, 2008| 18 Comments

    Marvel Movie Producer On 'Mass Effect'
  • Marvel Movie Producer On 'Mass Effect'?

    With the yet-to-be announced sequel on the way, famed Marvel movie producer Avi Arad is rumored to have acquired the rights to make a film adaptation of BioWare's epic RPG, Mass Effect, according to Variety's report. Arad, who produced Iron Man, Spider-Man and The Incredible Hulk, has reportedly negotiated with BioWare's parent company,...

    Posted September 18, 2008| 21 Comments

    Marvel Movie Producer On 'Mass Effect'?
  • BioWare: 'Dragon Age' Will Be On Consoles

    Mass Effect and Star Wars: KOTOR creators BioWare said that their upcoming RPG, Dragon Age: Origins, will soon make its home console debut. "Yes...Dragon Age: Origins will be coming to consoles in the near future, yes," said game director Dan Trudge (and he did say "yes" twice, so make that a double confirmation). According...

    Posted August 18, 2008| 4 Comments

    BioWare: 'Dragon Age' Will Be On Consoles
  • 'Mass Effect' DS Bound?

    Aside from their upcoming RPG, Sonic Chronicles: Dark Brotherhood due out this September, BioWare's considering creating another title for the Nintendo DS. This time it will be one of their own franchise - the intergalactic hit Mass Effect to be exact. "Having a DS version would be an awesome way to keep interest alive and keep it going in...

    Posted August 8, 2008| 28 Comments

    'Mass Effect' DS Bound?
  • Games for Cheap Bastards 07.09.09

    Posted: July 9, 2009

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  • Best Nude Scenes in Video Games

    Posted: June 29, 2009

    1,521,418 Views | 03:12

  • Sessler's Soapbox: E3 2009 is the Best Show in Recent Memory

    Posted: June 4, 2009

    17,586 Views | 02:40

  • The Feed: Gaming Edition 02.17.09

    Posted: February 17, 2009

    2,226 Views | 01:55 | 1 Comment

  • X-Play's Top Ten of '08: #5 Mass Effect Sex Scandal

    Posted: December 16, 2008

    9,071 Views | 02:29 | 5 Comments

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