Let’s take a look at ten RPGs (and five honorable mentions) that came out for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Wii.
Everybody wants great story and characters, but let’s not forget about the gameplay.
Former head of Major League Gaming now runs BioWare label.
What if we could replay some of the greatest gaming experiences of our lives again, but for the first time? Which would they be, and why?
Frogwares’ new Sherlock Holmes takes it upon himself to absolve and condemn criminals in Crimes & Punishments, making him much more like the antisocial version of the character that modern audiences know and love.
Its executive producer says the strong story and the gameplay tactics will differentiate this game from other sci-fi shooters.
A previewed co-op side-mission from Splinter Cell: Blacklist brought together the classic elements fans love. It just didn’t feel like a two-person operation.
Digital games are overtaking retail releases, and the effects are showing with one of the biggest publishers in the industry.
GamesBeat interviews writers Rob Auten and Tom Bissell about the story in Gears of War: Judgment, on what they think about the series’ “dude-bro” image, and who their favorite new character is.
Telltale Games’ The Walking Dead reinforces the importance of mature storytelling. Should developers take note and stop placing so much emphasis on action over narratives?
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Most moral choice systems suck. What’s wrong with them, and what would make them better?
Robin Sachs, the actor behind gruff, cynical bounty hunter Zaeed in Mass Effect, has died at the age of 61.
A new user-interface system could let players stay in character throughout Splinter Cell and jump between every single mission and mode with ease … including the franchise’s first attempt at side missions.
Game developers love using celebrities’ likenesses to shape their heroes and villains. Check out these 21 examples.
IDGA bumps up long-time member to position of executive director.
Most players probably don’t know that Mass Effect 3’s latest single-player content pack, Omega, is out because they don’t care about the franchise anymore. And EA should do something about it.
With Electronic Arts’ new online stores comes a better commitment to its brands and customers.
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Is your favorite video game hero a badass or just an ass?
Who would you want to see as Commander Shepard in the Mass Effect movie?
Despite having different content, the Xbox 360 and PC versions of the Mass Effect Trilogy will both cost $59.99.
Two new games from the Mass Effect team are in the works at BioWare.
The doctors are retiring from the developer that brought us Mass Effect.
Internet justice is back. This time the angry mob is a group of gamers with their sights set on a sci-fi author who claims Assassin’s Creed lifts ideas from his 2002 novel. He is looking for compensation. Inevitably, this led to retribution from fans of the series.
Game maker BioWare has added a four-player cooperative multiplayer mode to its Mass Effect 3 game, one of next year’s most anticipated titles, the company said today.
BioWare, the game development studio behind triple-A titles like Mass Effect and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, said hackers were able to crack into the forums for one of its old video games and might have stolen sensitive information about the site’s users on Friday.
Electronic Arts‘ BioWare division has had a great run with the Mass Effect series. Today the company is releasing details about the latest game, Mass Effect 3. So far, it isn’t a disappointment.