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June 15, 2015 15:25  

Well EA released the trailer to the upcoming Mass Effect Andromeda game. No release date or any other real details besides the trailer. So let the speculation start....  (please release it on steam) 🙂

 

 


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June 15, 2015 15:39  

I can't help but be a little upset that they felt compelled to do the sequel in another galaxy.  For me, one of Mass Effect's strongest assets was the extensive backstory, which was obviously centered around the Milky Way.  Perhaps this is the single most regrettable thing about the ending of 3.

 

Still, doesn't mean this one will be bad, and I'm definitely looking forward to it.  I enjoyed Mass Effect far more than any other story-rich game because of its genre.  (Although, now unfortunately I have to admit that the best writing I've seen was in the Witcher.) 


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June 15, 2015 22:14  

Never been impressed by the Mass effect games, found the gameplay to be too much of a dungeon crawler crossed with a 3rd person cover shooter then dressed up as scifi  although granted it was a good story line, well the first one was as I never played the other ones.

 

I like to see if their more control of the ship alone with a bigger galaxy to explore this time around.


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June 16, 2015 09:42  

 

 

 Found the gameplay to be too much of a dungeon crawler crossed with a 3rd person cover shooter then dressed up as scifi  although granted it was a good story line, well the first one was as I never played the other ones.

 

That's why I liked this game, TBH!!! 

 

 

I like to see if their more control of the ship alone with a bigger galaxy to explore this time around.

 

 

Same here!!! Exploring planets with Mako, had a very "Starflight" feeling!!!


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August 7, 2016 18:15  

Here is a decent little video that gives some info about the game:

 


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August 8, 2016 09:35  

One hype train finishes and another one starts. :biggrin: 


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August 8, 2016 10:40  

 

 

One hype train finishes and another one starts.  :biggrin: 

 

I like trains!!! Seriously!!!! :biggrin:


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August 8, 2016 11:24  

I expect Andromeda hype train to be leaving soon now that No Man Sky train is about to enter the station. :haha:


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August 10, 2016 07:03  

Too much trains and too much hype! :suicide:


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September 8, 2016 10:07  

Video showing a bit of what the game will look like although it's being demoed on the upgraded PS4 with some one droning on about 4K.

 

Looks like the Hype train will be leaving in November and is expected to arrive early next year.

 

 

Oh come on an alien woman with an American accent, their not even trying.


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November 1, 2016 11:28  

New hype trailer but not showing anything of the game.

 


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November 14, 2016 09:45  

More hype.

 


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December 2, 2016 13:51  

Official gameplay trailer:

This game is looking good especially if they keep their promise where each planet has their own story.


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February 5, 2017 21:05  

2nd cinematic trailer


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September 3, 2019 03:02  

So I finally bought this on PS4 no played much of it, just a bit of the intro, not too impressed with it, but then again I was never a fan of the original games.


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September 3, 2019 04:54  

I never did play this or ME3 since you can only get them on the Origin store. But with the feedback Andromeda got I doubt I am missing much.

Was there any mods that helped fix any issues Pinback or was this basically dumped by the gamers worldwide? 🙂


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September 3, 2019 07:31  

I absolutely loved ME:A. 'Tis my favorite Mass Effect.


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September 3, 2019 10:36  

From what I have read you maybe in the minority their Blah64, even BioWare seems to have abandoned it.

No idea if their are any mods for the game, but I think it was heavily patched after it release.


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September 4, 2019 05:50  

Well if it ever hits Steam I will pick both ME3 and ME:A up because I generally liked the story lines of the games. I didn't play those games for the combat systems or rpg mechanics, it was the stories that kept me playing. So as long as that is done well I can forgive gameplay issues.


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September 5, 2019 04:29  

Completed ME1 and ME2 but skipped ME3 because of the ending(s).
After this I bought ME:A during a sale and happily enjoyed a full run-through 🙂


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September 5, 2019 06:49  

Maybe I will pick this up during the Xmas sale, because I did enjoy the stories to these games as a whole, thanks Blah64 and D.C. for your feedback. Its amazing what commentary and youtube can do to a game if they dislike it 🙂


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September 7, 2019 12:41  

ME 1 to 3 were great, played them multiple times with different character builds. ME A? Not played that at all but it would have to be super cheap or even free for me to consider it after what I learned about it from reviews and watching play throughs. Overwhelming verdict was it was inferior in many ways to the original trilogy. I might try it myself one day but I will adjust my expectations.


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October 16, 2019 12:05  

Got through what seems like endless cut scenes and tutorial levels and finally into the main game and to my surprise I'm really enjoying the game. It feels a lot more open than the original games and a lot less of a talking simulation that Mass Effect was.     


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October 24, 2019 13:44  

Watched this video about the game from a youtuber and if he's right then the original premise for the game would have been fantastic with a flyable ship and procedural generated worlds, sounds like it may have been more like No Man Sky but more story and from what we heard maybe StarFall will try to do it. Also I agree with the youtuber driving the Nomad is fun.  


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June 14, 2020 09:28  

I see Mass effect 3 and Andromeda are now on Steam but it looks like you still have to use Origin which is pretty stupid requirement. 


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