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post #11 of 24
NOOOOOOOOOO!!!

All good series end a horrible death when MMOs come into effect.

Examples:
Warcraft
Star Trek Games (Possibly, if they dont make some new ones)
Star Wars (Most Likely)



I still need to pick up the First one, i was dumb to get the second first, but it was on sale and i tried to get the first one there, but they did not have a copy of it.
post #12 of 24
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Bioware considering Mass Effect MMO.
Well don't.

Having issues with Dragon Effect 2 right now, last thing I need or want is Mass Dragon Knights the pay to play console game.
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Buh bye Mass Effect.

If they run with this i hope it works out, but i'm pretty confident it won't.
post #14 of 24
mass effect is bioware's replacement for Star wars.

Why pay Lucasarts when they can keep the money for themselves. A mass effect and probably a dragon age MMO are just common sense from EA standpoint.

biotics seem an pretty darn similar to jedi......................just sayin.
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post #15 of 24
Ugh. If Mass Effect goes the MMO route like Warcraft did it will be dead to me. MMOs are about as fun as grinding your face against sandpaper.
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post #16 of 24
Oh god please no.

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Instead, Bioware is focusing on expanding the RPG and story mechanics for Mass Effect 3 - skill trees will be larger, weapon mods will return and there will be more than just two endings.
Yes please

It's a great RPG, why turn it into an MMO?
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post #17 of 24
They do have a decent IP here. I know they said they were expanding on the universe after the after the trilogy. We'll see how SWTOR does. But I don't see an issue with a ME MMO
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post #18 of 24
I would say this is where all Bioware properties will go if TOR is successful.

If TOR becomes say the second biggest MMO out there (nobody is beating WoW, lets just be honest) and is making them a ton of money I bet in a few years we will have a Mass Effect and a few years later a Dragon Age MMO. AND I bet they will find a way to tie them together so you can easily jump between them.
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post #19 of 24
Dragon Age seems much more suited to an MMO game imo. Couldn't see them being able to make a Mass Effect MMO that still retains all the elements of the single player games. The series has always been very cinematic and driven by the shooter elements. Not saying it's impossible, but it'd be difficult to transition the series to an MMO and have it still feel like Mass Effect.
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post #20 of 24
ME would make a great MMO universe. I'm surprised they're even remotely thinking about it right now, though, seeing as how they're neck-deep in ToR and won't reach profitability for years with all the millions they've been pouring into it.
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