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Posts Tagged ‘Mass Effect

Why The Ludonarrative Dissonance Is Video Games Biggest Challenge

Why The Ludonarrative Dissonance Is Video Games Biggest Challenge

Everyone involved with video games from the people playing them all the way through the spectrum to the people that make them will agree that video games have came a hell of a long way in the past 10-15 years. The graphics and visual aesthetics of the games we play has evolved from being a collection of hastily placed together blocks of pixels, to being full blown, realistic looking character models. It is safe to say that video games have came a long way visually. Video games have never managed to tackle the ‘Ludonarrative of Dissonance’ object. This is an object that many game developers have tried and failed to conquer…

Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut DLC Coming This Summer

Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut DLC Coming This Summer

Confirmation of the Mass Effect 3: Extended Cut DLC, will be available free of charge this summer. It will add new cutscenes and context for the ending, but no changes to the ending itself.

Why? Bioware, Why?

Why? Bioware, Why?

After having finished Mass Effect 3 it’s a shame the last ten minutes of a game let down an entire series with over a hundred hours of game play. Major Mass Effect 3 Spoilers Ahead

An NPC’s Guide to Romancing the Protagonist in a Bioware Game

An NPC’s Guide to Romancing the Protagonist in a Bioware Game

Did your entire universe fade to black? maybe interspersed with scenes of underwear-clad hugging – congratulations, you have just had coitus. achievement unlocked.

Play Vault Podcast Episode 45 – A Chocobo Is Sighted!

Play Vault Podcast Episode 45 – A Chocobo Is Sighted!

Join Jon (Jonmau5) Jonesy (bcJonesy) and special guest Keri Honea (Crunchy Chocobo) as they talk about everything awesome, funny and quirky from the gaming universe.

The Play Vault Podcast Episode 42 – The Mass Affect

The Play Vault Podcast Episode 42 – The Mass Affect

Join Jon (Jonmau5) and Jonesy (bcJonesy) as they talk about everything awesome, funny and quirky from the open world gaming universe.

The 5 Greatest Teams In Gaming

The 5 Greatest Teams In Gaming

With the release of Hunted: The Demon’s Forge and the up and coming release Gears of War 3, I think it’s about time that we all recognized the five greatest ...

Roleplaying – A Whole Other World!

Roleplaying – A Whole Other World!

Roleplay tonight darling? Life at times can be boring, it can be hard, difficult depressing and mundane. Life can also be fun, awesome, entertaining and amazing. Now the life speech ...