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Watch The First Hour of Mass Effect Andromeda

Set in the distance future of the year 2865, Mass Effect Andromeda tells the tale of Ryder – a member of the Andromeda Initiative. Taking place chronologically after the original trilogy of games, Andromeda’s narrative focuses on an ARK vessel […]


EA Details Mass Effect Andromeda Recommended Specs For PC

Electronic Arts has released the official minimum and recommended specs for Bioware’s upcoming space epic Mass Effect Andromeda on their support website. It might seem that this information is hidden but it didn’t take the internet long to unearth what […]


Mass Effect Andromeda Gameplay To Be Shown At CES

New gameplay footage from Bioware’s next space RPG adventure Mass Effect Andromeda will be shown at Nvidia’s Consumer Electronics Show keynote event on January 4th. The confirmation of a brand new gameplay trailer, which will reportedly focus on in-game environments, comes […]


Did Alistair McNally reveal BioWares new title at GDC?

We have known for a while that BioWare maker of beloved Mass Effect, Dragon Age, and yes Knights of the Old Republic,  are working on a new IP. However, what we didnt know was that Alistair McNally  BioWares’s senior director of creative […]


Chris Wrynn, Senior Development Director “moving on from BioWare and Mass Effect: Andromeda”

Chris Wrynn, Senior Development Director of Mass Effect:Andromeda announced today through a series of tweets that he will be moving on from Bioware and returning to the USA. It’s kind of a shock due to how long he’s been on the […]


Dragon Age: Inquisition Game of the Year Edition | Review

Dragon Age is another in a strong list of BioWare franchises that has a strong, loyal, and sometimes fierce following; when games in their franchises try to hit a massive audience outside of their core user base things often get […]


Nothing Of Shepard In Mass Effect 4

Bioware has stated the Mass Effect 4 narrative won’t be speaking anything of Shepard or the events that surrounded him, instead telling a story completely foreign from those events and persons. 


April Fools: BioWare Spelling Correction Reveals New Branding

Update: Not that this one wasn’t obvious, but this was an April Fools joke. Fantasy worlds will eventually develop fast food franchises however. Just imagine the menus! There’s no inquisition in the new Dragon Age game. However, there are dragons […]


Dragon Age 3 And Next Mass Effect Using Frostbite 3

Remember that absolutely beautiful Battlefield 4 video we saw just last week? Well the general manager for Bioware Edmonton and Montreal Aaryn Flynn has confirmed Dragon Age 3 and the next Mass Effect will use the same engine! This is […]


“Citadel” Is Mass Effect 3’s Last Single Player DLC – Coming Soon!

Ready to journey back to Mass Effect 3 and put the final exclamation point on Commander Shepard’s journey? Well fans, Bioware will be launching the final single player expansion on March 5th, 2013. What is amazing is that this final DLC […]


The 2012 Top Five

Editor’s note: Staff at Broken Joysticks will be sharing their top five games, or game related stories, from 2012 throughout the week. We’re continuing the feature with the top five from our editor, kashhoward. For me, 2012 was a year with […]


Rise of The Hutt Cartel Expands The Old Republic

Bioware and Electronic Arts have got a lot of press for the recently released free to play version of the Old Republic. Players in a galaxy far far away can expand their experience for a mere $20, or $10 if […]


Mass Effect 4 Coming Late 2014 – Mid 2015 (Update)

Update 12/13/12: This is why we state it was a “mystery source” as now the Gamer Syndrome article that was posted was pulled today with the site stating:  “This interview has been removed. The information provided previously by the author […]


Baldurs Gate Enhanced Edition Available On PC

If you’re like me, you spent lots of time wandering the Sword Coast looking for whatever situations you could find and role playing through them. The quality of Baldurs Gate is timeless, with many of my friends replaying the games […]


Dragon Age III Bound For The Next Generation of Consoles?

Rumors, reported by Kotaku, state that Electronic Art’s next entry in the Dragon Age franchise, Dragon Age III, has shifted focused to the as unannounced Xbox 720 and PS4 rather this current generation of consoles. The source for this rumor […]