Alan Smithee

Got Dragon Age II on PC? Get Mass Effect 2 Gratis

Got Dragon Age II on PC? Get Mass Effect 2 Gratis

Yes, you read that right, if you’re on of the one-million PC gamers who bought Dragon Age II in the last 2 weeks, BioWare wants to reward you AND anyone who purchases the game between now and the 30th of April. Your reward? Oh just one of the best RPGs in recent memory, Mass Effect […]

 Ryan Wilson

Get Some Great Music for an even Greater Cause

Songs for the Cure is teaming up over 40 artists in the video game music community (including composers and remixers) to help fight cancer.

 Alan Smithee

Mass Effect 2 on PS3 – Teaser Trailer

Mass Effect 2 on PS3 – Teaser Trailer

It may only be 43 seconds, but cool regardless.

 

Mass Effect 2 is coming to the PS3… what?

Mass Effect 2 is coming to the PS3… what?

So Mass Effect 2 is coming to the Playstation 3. Words cannot express my disappointment and rage at this announcement, and not for the reason you would think.

 Alan Smithee

New Mass Effect 2 DLC Get!

New Mass Effect 2 DLC Get!

$2 DLC gets you 3 new weapons!

 

New Mass effect 2 DLC: The Lair of the Shadow Broker!

New Mass effect 2 DLC: The Lair of the Shadow Broker!

More Mass Effect is always a good thing, and Bioware aims to please with the announcement of a brand new expansion to Mass Effect 2 entitled “The Lair of the Shadow Broker”. Commander Shepard will team up once again with Dr. Liara T’Soni on her mission for vengeance against the mysterious Shadow Broker.

 

I Bow to the Overlord

I Bow to the Overlord

It seems that whenever a game is released today, everyone thinks they have to have downloadable content. That’s all fine and good I guess. I understand it’s a way for them to make more money. In my experience however, I’ve played very little downloadable content that was actually worth paying for. That is, until I […]

 Alan Smithee

Xbox 360 Mass Effect 2 Patch – Better Late Than Never

Xbox 360 Mass Effect 2 Patch – Better Late Than Never

One of the biggest gripes that I’ve heard from the people here at WPR about Mass Effect 2 is that planet scanning takes too damned long. Well, Bioware has heard your gripes and is addressing that particular one, along with a laundry list of others.

 

Initial Impression: Mass Effect 2

Initial Impression: Mass Effect 2

I heard there was a small game that came out this week called Mass Effect 2. Intrigued by all the trailers and commercials I saw while trying to enjoy my naked football sundays, I ambled over to my local Wal-Mart to pick said game up and try it out. Figured it couldn’t hurt, didn’t have […]

 Alan Smithee

Whorin The Games – January 26th Edition

Whorin The Games – January 26th Edition

Another week, another massive list of shovelware for the WII and DS. This week though, we’ve got a few gems that some of us MediaWhore types are lookin forward to. I’ll give you a hint…one sounds like Fast Trebek Blue.

 Alan Smithee

MWN Discusses: Day One DLC

MWN Discusses: Day One DLC

With the cock-up that happened last night with the Mass Effect 2 DLC and how they were accidentally giving it away for free for a few hours, I wondered what everyone else thinks of companies fleecing us for $5 here and $10 there with DLC that is ready on the first day the game is […]

 Alan Smithee

BioWare says Mass Effect 30 FPS Locked

BioWare says Mass Effect 30 FPS Locked

The chaps over at VG247 sat down with BioWare’s Jesse Houston (an associate producer) and had an enlightening interview to say the least, most importantly to me is the one little detail about Mass Effect 2 that he dropped, which had me dancing a little jig at my desk this morning.

 Alan Smithee

GC 2009: Mass Effect 2 Trailer

EA has decided to share it’s GamesCom trailer with the rest of the world. In this one you get to see a few sights and get to know the Krogan race a little bit better (if you didn’t already know). I can’t tell if this is Urdnot Wrex or not. I hope it is, he […]

 Alan Smithee

New Mass Effect 2 Screens

New Mass Effect 2 Screens

I hope you wanted to know more about Thane, the newly confirmed in-game squad member that we originally saw in the teaser trailer a few months back…’cause that’s all you get in these screenshots.

 Alan Smithee

Mass Effect 2: Shepard Gets “Metroided”

Mass Effect 2: Shepard Gets “Metroided”

Mass Effect – (noun) A sci-fi game where you spend the whole game powering up your character by earning experience and money so that you can pass more difficult challenges. Metroid – (noun) A sci-fi game where you spend the whole game powering up your character with items found throughout the world to help you […]