Mass Effect, Played Without Firing A Single Shot

Regardless of what class you play in Mass Effect, one of the biggest tools in your arsenal are your guns. The game expects you to use them every once in a while, sometimes in combination with your other skills. But this isn't stopping someone from going through all the games in the franchise entirely without guns. » 9/08/14 7:00pm 9/08/14 7:00pm

How BioWare Plans Who You Can Romance In Their Games

Creating romances in a BioWare game isn't just a matter of writing and art. It's also a matter of math. That's one of several insights in a really good 48-minute talk delivered by the writers of Dragon Age Inquisition at last week's GaymerX2 convention. The topic was romance (read: who your character can eventually… » 7/18/14 10:40am 7/18/14 10:40am

​Five Things BioWare Wants You To Know About The Next Dragon Age

If I had to explain what BioWare's RPG, Dragon Age, is all about, I'd easily cram it all into one word: relationships. But that's my personal experience, and I'm not developing Dragon Age: Inquisition, so I couldn't tell you what the next Dragon Age will be all about. BioWare's executive producer, Mark Darrah,… » 6/12/14 3:15pm 6/12/14 3:15pm