BioWare is a Canadian video game developer founded in February 1995 by newly graduated medical doctors Ray Muzyka, Greg Zeschuk, and Augustine Yip. BioWare is currently owned by American company Electronic Arts. The company specializes in role-playing video games, and became famous for launching highly praised and successful licensed franchises, Baldur's Gate, Neverwinter Nights, and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic. They proceeded to make several other successful games based on original IP: Jade Empire, the Mass Effect series, and the Dragon Age series. In 2011, BioWare launched their first MMORPG, Star Wars: The Old Republic.
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    • ‘Mass Effect’s Commander Shepard Was Originally a Woman

      It’s always wise to be careful what you wish for, as evidenced by the rise of customization and immersion never before thought possible in modern video games; a dream come true that brought with it some unique challenges. Story-driven action games putting players into a character’s shoes stepped closer to cinema than ever before, and role-playing games allowed players to trul ...

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    • People are soloing Dragon Age: Inquisition's multiplayer mode on the max difficulty already

      If you're having trouble with something in a game, never check the forums. It will just rub salt in the wounds. I picked up Dragon Age: Inquisition over the holidays and have been logging some time in the game's multiplayer mode. As a veteran of Mass Effect 3's weird cooperative horde mode, I thought I was prepared for whatever dungeon crawling shenanigans Inquisition would throw at me.

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  • Months Later, Dragon Age's PC Version Is Still Frustrating Players

    … I remember when I first booted up Dragon Age: Inquisition on my (not exactly wimpy) PC. The framerate was unexpectedly low, and there were stutters and crashes. Moreover, the controls were awkward as all get-out. Months later, some problems have been solved, but many still linger. PC players are getting fed up. Over the course of the past few…

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  • Dragon Age: Inquisition Patch Ups The Banter

    … By Philippa Warr on January 21st, 2015 at 4:00 pm. I was reading through Dragon Age: Inquisition‘s 1.03 patch notes for the information on how the banter system has changed. I haven’t actually got to Inquisition yet in my playing of the series so I was kind of peeking but trying to squint so I could look away at the first sign of a spoiler…

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  • SWTOR New Shadow of Revan Onto Yavin 4 Video by Kid Lee

    … BioWare’s SWTOR has received a new Shadow of Revan video by YouTuber Kid Lee. Take a look at the new ‘Onto Yavin 4′ gameplay video below: If you liked what you saw, then head on over YouTube and give him a like. You can purchase Star Wars: The Old Republic here. Related: SWTOR Star Parse Video by Kid Lee Source: KidLee The post SWTOR New Shadow of Revan Onto Yavin 4 Video by Kid Lee appeared first on Gaming Cypher. …

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  • Dragon Age Inquistion Patch 1.03 for the PC “Close” to Release

    … BioWare had indicated that they were already at work on their next patch following the release of 1.02, and it looks like the PC version of the patch may now be arriving sooner rather than later. Patch 1.03 is said to be addressing of myriad of issues and bugs, among them being a few game-breaking quests and the like. The developer detailed…

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  • Are you ready for some X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter and X-Wing Alliance?

    … Wars Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this. Easy fix: Add [*] to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again. Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments. A game about Frozen's Anna giving birth5:30 PM…

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  • Dragon Age Inquisition PC patch to fix progression blocking bugs

    … The next Dragon Age: Inquisition patch will address a number of progression blocking bugs present in the PC version of the game. BioWare said in a blog post that the update will fix "some high-frequency issues affecting the majority of our players", including Dorian and Sera quest blockers and a spawning issue in Solas's quest. Zoom The banter…

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  • MS-DOS Game Nostalgia Courtesy of the Internet Archive

    … it. The Classic PC games collection which, with the latest additions, now range across an impressive 35 year time period; you can find most games from classic Tetris to Lemmings, to Quake, to Halo: Combat Evolved. Although many of the post-2000 games do tend to only be demos, they are still just enough to give you an old-school flavour before you head over…

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  • ‘Dragon Age Inquisition’: High Dragon Hunting Guide & Locations

    … The world of Dragon Age: Inquisition is nothing if not vast; populated with collection quests, human (or Elf, or Dwarf, or Qunari) drama, and a story-driven campaign dozens of hours long. But the real hook for many RPG players is right in the games name: Dragons. The campaign itself will bring players face-to-face with a few, but some…

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  • Best PlayStation 4 Game of 2014 - Article

    … and the still lingering controversy over Mass Effect 3’s ending, public opinion for BioWare has definitely waned in recent years. What a way to prove their detractors wrong with Dragon Age: Inquisition. Simultaneously returning to the series’ roots while forging its own path ahead, Dragon Age: Inquisition is a deep, fantasy epic with compelling political…

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  • ‘Dragon Age Inquisition’ Gender & Dragon-Slaying Stats Released

    …, the developers at BioWare are apparently just as interested, releasing a few new infographics showing players’ gender preference and proficiency in dragon slaying. First off, it’s impossible to release a game with the word ‘dragon’ in the title these days without offering several challenging combat encounters centered on the winged beasts (Skyrim changed…

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  • SWTOR Star Parse Video by Kid Lee

    … BioWare’s SWTOR has received a new Star Parse video by YouTuber Kid Lee. Star Parse is a damage, healing, and threat meter. Take a look below: If you liked what you saw, then head on over YouTube and give him a like. You can purchase Star Wars: The Old Republic here. Related: SWTOR Report for Week of Jan 12 by Kid Lee Source: KidLee The post SWTOR Star Parse Video by Kid Lee appeared first on Gaming Cypher. …

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  • Dragon Age: Inquisition player stats reveal the total number of dragons slain

    … races players picked most for their Inquisitor, which narrative choices were most often made, which characters were romanced the most, and so on, BioWare decided to focus on one of more elusive highlights, the titular fire-breathing flying beasty things. And boy, a lot of players have gone postal on them. Between the release of Inquisition… 4 readers -
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