BioWare

BioWare

BioWare is a Canadian video game developer based in Edmonton, Alberta. BioWare specializes in role-playing video games, and achieved recognition for developing highly praised and successful licensed franchises: Baldur's Gate, Neverwinter Nights, and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic.

Gary McKay Confirmed as Studio General Manager

“I started my career in the industry with EA back in 1998,” he says, and it was so exciting to see the studio and company grow in the early days. I spent the next seven years with EA before moving on. But now you could say I’ve come full circle.When you sp...

Pub: Jun 14, 2021 by J. Doe
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Thank You from The Mass Effect Legendary Team

Hello again, everyone!By this time tomorrow, Mass EffectTM Legendary Edition will be in your hands. To us, the Legendary Edition is more than just a remaster. It‘s also a celebration of you—our community—so we’ve been putting together a celebration video i...

Pub: May 29, 2021 by J. Doe
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Anthem Update

Friends,In the spirit of transparency and closure we wanted to share that we’ve made the difficult decision to stop our new development work on Anthem (aka Anthem NEXT). Since Anthem’s launch, the team has been working hard to continually improve the game,...

Pub: May 28, 2021 by J. Doe
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BioWare Double Feature at The Game Awards | Dragon Age & Mass Effect

Earlier today we teased a little more about Dragon Age, giving you a glimpse of the story and some of its characters. Another team within BioWare has already begun pre-production on the next chapter in the Mass Effect universe.Rich, branching narratives, c...

Pub: Dec 11, 2020 by J. Doe
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Happy N7 Day!

It’s tough keeping a big secret (and we really struggled to keep this one a surprise) but now it’s official: today we announced the Mass Effect Legendary Edition! We’ve heard (for years!) your requests for a Mass Effect remaster, so we’re super happy to fi...

Pub: Nov 13, 2020 by J. Doe
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Anthem Update – Javelin Gameplay & Builds

Hello Friends!Better late than never...really excited to share a glimpse into the thoughts and ideas behind the great work the team has been exploring. As discussed on Twitter, this blog will focus around the ideas being tested with Javelin gameplay, build...

Pub: Oct 28, 2020 by J. Doe
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Anthem Update – Loot & Equipment Goals

Hello Again!Recently I started answering questions on Twitter and asked all of you to name some of the changes you would be most interested in hearing about – the response was pretty awesome. Lots of good topics and themes and an excitement to know more ab...

Pub: Aug 1, 2020 by J. Doe
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May Anthem Update

Hi All,My name is Christian, and I am the Studio Director for the BioWare Austin office that is leading the production of what we are exploring NEXT for Anthem. Prior to this role I was the Franchise Development Director for the Anthem Live Service helping...

Pub: May 18, 2020 by J. Doe
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Anthem Update

Hey everyone!One year ago, we were preparing to launch Anthem – a game that represented a big leap into new territory for us as a studio. exhilarating and terrifying experience to go out to the world with something new and different, and we are grateful to...

Pub: Feb 11, 2020 by J. Doe
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What is next for Anthem

Hello Freelancers,We’re nearing the end of the Cataclysm, so I wanted to talk about what’s coming for Anthem. We were humbly excited by the increase in player engagement we’ve seen with the Cataclysm. The team and I appreciate the response and support — ...

Pub: Feb 3, 2020 by J. Doe
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September Update

Humans!It’s been a super busy summer at the studio, but I wanted to Anthem Over the last few weeks we’ve been ramping up our Cataclysm events in Anthem – a season-long event with new arenas, enemies, challenges, and rewards. We have a big team working on A...

Pub: Jan 27, 2020 by J. Doe
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Anthem – our Live Service begins

Hello again Anthem Community! Today’s world-wide launch marks a big milestone for Anthem. Coming off our Early Access period, we understand that we have lots of work ahead of us to continue to improve the game. As a Live Service team, a core tenet for us i...

Pub: Jan 27, 2020 by J. Doe
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Anthem – Post Launch Update

We launched a game that so many of you tell us is really fun at its core, but we also had a degree of issues that did not reveal themselves until we were operating at the scale of millions of players. I’ve been in there playing with you since those early d...

Pub: Jan 25, 2020 by J. Doe
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