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2:45 PM on 03.04.2013

Prepare for Mass Effect 3: Citadel with a launch trailer

Tomorrow marks the release of the Citadel downloadable content ($15) for Mass Effect 3 on PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3. I'm not so sure about this new "threat," but I like seeing so many familiar faces return. Frankly, th...

Jordan Devore

6:30 PM on 03.02.2013

Mass Effect: Foundation comic book announced

At this weekend's Emerald City Comic-Con in Seattle, Dark Horse Comics announced that they will be publishing a new ongoing series set in the Mass Effect universe. The title, Mass Effect: Foundation will be written ...

Conrad Zimmerman



Details on Mass Effect 3's final free DLC pack Reckoning photo
Details on Mass Effect 3's final free DLC pack Reckoning
by Allistair Pinsof

Reckoning, the last and largest multiplayer pack for Mass Effect 3, will release tomorrow on all platforms except Wii U. The pack includes six new characters, seven new weapons, and new equipment.

On March 6, BioWare will release the final singleplayer DLC, Citadel.

For more information on Reckoning's contents, take a look at the summary provided by NeoGAF's EatChildren:

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1:45 PM on 02.22.2013

Mass Effect 3 honors Zaeed's late voice actor in new DLC

Yesterday, BioWare announced Citadel, the final piece of Mass Effect 3 single player DLC. It will be one of the last published works featuring actor Robin Sachs, who died earlier this month at the age of 61. Sachs lent his vo...

Darren Nakamura



Roses and tears: 10 depressing videogame romances photo
Roses and tears: 10 depressing videogame romances
by Taylor Stein

Valentine’s Day inspires a variety of emotions. While love is in the air for many, cupid has more sinister plans for a select few. A poor Valentine's Day for an average person might include seeing a movie alone or a solitude induced weep-fest. For the videogame characters below, the luxury of loneliness is miniature in comparison.

Take a look at ten relationships gone awry in the worst ways possible.

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6:30 PM on 02.11.2013

Ex-BioWare Greg Zeschuk is beer Jesus in his new web show

In case you ever doubted BioWare co-founder Greg Zeschuk's plan to launch a documentary web series on beer, he now has two episodes on YouTube of his show, The Beer Diaries. He's also gone hardcore Jesus with the facial hair...

Allistair Pinsof





7:45 PM on 02.07.2013

BioWare doesn't want you to call it Mass Effect 4

One can only imagine what goes on in the BioWare forums on a day-to-day basis, but thankfully, the highlights always seem to find their way to us. Community manager Chris Priestly wrote a post saying "To call the next game Ma...

Jordan Devore

7:30 PM on 01.28.2013

Mass Effect 3 downloadable content teased, I think

The fact that BioWare isn't quite done with Mass Effect 3 has been known for some time. Today however, we have our first set of screenshots which include a casino, apparently on the Citadel, and a krogan with what looks to be...

Daniel Starkey

5:00 PM on 01.10.2013

BioWare writer flees from community's toxic behavior

The Internet is not always the best place for sensitive souls. Even normally respectable human beings can devolve into rabid, carnivorous, blood-thirsty beasts at the drop of a hat -- sometimes they even say mean things ...

Fraser Brown

8:00 PM on 01.04.2013

Watch this amazing FemShep cosplay come to life

Project Cosplay is a pretty great YouTube series that showcases cosplayers creating their outfits. This latest episode features Crystal Graziano who presents one of the best looking female Shepard outfits I've seen to date. ...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

9:00 AM on 12.31.2012

The Mass Effect anime is still a thing, here's the teaser

Remember the Mass Effect anime project? That's still happening, and the trailer above is a new look at the first chapter: Paragon Lost. Instead of being about a really cool part of Mass Effect's timeline, like how Garrus bec...

Chris Carter



The biggest videogame controversies of 2012 photo
The biggest videogame controversies of 2012
by Jim Sterling

Another year, another round of videogame controversies! 2012 was perhaps one of the biggest years ever for scandal and strife, filled with sexism, lies, and ... Doritos? 

We've compiled the most outrageous outrages of the year, though narrowing it down to just the biggest and most explosive stories was pretty damn tough. Come with us on a trip down memory lane, as we look at the biggest videogame controversies of 2012. 

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8:00 AM on 12.15.2012

Mass Effect and more attacked over school shooting

Yesterday, the mainstream media sunk to a new low in its rush to build the latest death circus. Following a horrific school shooting in a Connecticut kindergarten, news sources -- chiefly CNN -- jumped to dangerous speculatio...

Jim Sterling



Review: Mass Effect 3: Omega photo
Review: Mass Effect 3: Omega
by Daniel Starkey

Omega is the second of the “post-Extended Cut” bits of single-player DLC for Mass Effect 3. The series and the community that has been built up around it have been taken on a wild ride over the past several months. There’s been a lot of exciting bits and a few disappointments.

Unfortunately, Omega can take its place among the latter.

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8:00 PM on 11.26.2012

The DTOID Show: Wii U, Mini Wii, ME3 DLC & Epic Mickey

We're back from our Thanksgiving break, and we have video game news for you! Gearbox's Randy Pitchford explains why Borderlands 2 won't be coming to the Wii U, and Reggie from Nintendo explains to CNN why the Wii U is g...

Max Scoville

1:30 PM on 11.26.2012

Mass Effect 3 Omega DLC launch trailer

More downloadable content will be arriving for Mass Effect 3 this week in the form of a new single-player adventure, Omega. The rapscallion who once called herself the Pirate Queen of Omega, Aria T'loak, aims to return ...

Conrad Zimmerman