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Mac Walters Departs BioWare

Posted by ValH at 7:18 am on 01.24.2023 (1 year ago)

Last year, we got a chance to check out a BioWare blog acting as a profile story for Mac Walters, a veteran developer of 19 years ...

Mac Walters Developer Story

Posted by ValH at 9:40 am on 05.31.2022 (2 years ago)

Mac Walters, a BioWare veteran of over 18 years, gets a chance to tell his story in this BioWare blog post. As a result, we can le...

Revolver Concept Art - BioWare’s Cancelled RPG

Posted by ValH at 9:39 am on 01.25.2021 (3 years ago)

BioWare’s martial arts-themed RPG Jade Empire was supposed to have a sequel at one point. But over the course of development, be...

BioWare's Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk Receive the Order of Canada Award

Posted by ValH at 11:29 am on 12.28.2018 (5 years ago)

Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk, a couple of Edmonton doctors, co-founded BioWare way back in 1995. As a result, the studio brought us...

Drew Karpyshyn Interview

Posted by ValH at 10:59 am on 09.19.2018 (5 years ago)

Drew Karpyshyn, one of the better known writers behind many of BioWare's games, recently had a chat with the folks from The Inner ...

James Ohlen Leaves BioWare for Tabletop RPG Publishing Venture

Posted by BuckGB at 4:17 am on 07.13.2018 (5 years ago)

There have been many key contributors to the success of BioWare since its inception back in 1995, and as lead designer on many of ...

Mike Laidlaw Interview

Posted by ValH at 9:31 am on 05.26.2018 (6 years ago)

Last year, Mike Laidlaw departed BioWare after spending 14 productive years with the studio, during which he worked on Jade Empire...

Mike Laidlaw Exits BioWare

Posted by ValH at 10:00 am on 10.13.2017 (6 years ago)

Mike Laidlaw, a BioWare veteran of 14 years, has announced his departure from the company via Twitter. During his time at BioWare ...

Jade Empire 2 and Revolver: Cancelled BioWare RPGs Video

Posted by BuckGB at 12:47 am on 07.26.2017 (6 years ago)

While we've heard a few rumors about BioWare's scrapped plans to develop a Jade Empire sequel and a few rumblings about the "urban...

Mike Laidlaw Podcast Interview

Posted by BuckGB at 2:00 am on 06.29.2017 (6 years ago)

The possibility of a Jade Empire sequel, his many contributions to the Dragon Age franchise, the approach he takes to design a tit...

Richard Cobbett on Video Game Languages

Posted by ValH at 9:50 am on 06.6.2017 (7 years ago)

In his latest RPG Scrollbars column on Rock, Paper, Shotgun, Richard Cobbett talks about the so-called Conlangs, or constructed la...

BioWare's James Ohlen Talks Game Design

Posted by BuckGB at 2:57 am on 05.24.2017 (7 years ago)

Long-time BioWare designer James Ohlen was on hand at this week's Digital Dragons conference in Krakow, Poland, and as a result, t...

PC Gamer's History of RPGs

Posted by ValH at 9:55 am on 05.20.2017 (7 years ago)

Richard Cobbett, a well-known pundit when it comes to RPGs, has put together a comprehensive guide to PC RPGs, starting from way b...

IGN's Top 100 RPGs of All Time, Part 2

Posted by ValH at 3:42 pm on 05.3.2017 (7 years ago)

The second part of IGN's Top 100 RPGs has been revealed. Entries 61-80 include a disproportionate number of Japanese games with se...

BioWare New IP Won't Be Announced Any Time Soon

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 8:35 am on 11.30.2016 (7 years ago)

Speaking with the folks at GameInformer (as reported by GameSpot), BioWare general manager Aaryn Flynn confirmed what many of us w...

BioWare Still Interested in a Jade Empire Sequel

Posted by BuckGB at 5:08 pm on 11.12.2016 (7 years ago)

We're quickly approaching twelve years since the original Jade Empire was released back in April of 2005, and over those years, Bi...

Jade Empire Out on iOS

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 6:40 pm on 10.7.2016 (7 years ago)

While chances are you already own the title on PC if interested, as the game doesn't have particularly high system requirements in...

BioWare Forums to be Shuttered

Posted by BuckGB at 4:30 pm on 07.30.2016 (7 years ago)

A post on the official BioWare blog brings word that the EA-owned developer intends to shutter their long-running forums on August...

10 RPG Franchises Game Informer Would Like to See Back

Posted by WorstUsernameEver at 5:38 pm on 01.27.2016 (8 years ago)

GameInformer's Kimberley Wallace has compiled a list of 10 RPG franchises, both Western and Japanese, that she'd like to make a re...

Why BioWare’s Games Inspire a Unique Kind of Fandom

Posted by BuckGB at 5:38 am on 07.25.2015 (8 years ago)

The editors at PC Gamer have editorialized about the fervent fanbase that BioWare enjoys due to the studio's story-crafting abilit...

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