Are fans to blamed for BioWare’s Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk resignations? We think not
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Are fans to blamed for BioWare’s Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk resignations? We think not

Two weeks ago, we wondered whether EA was to be blamed for the resignation of BioWare’s founders, Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk. Interestingly enough, today NowGamer has unveiled an interview in which Trent Oster suggested that the negative fan reaction … Continue reading →... Read More»
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Did Fan Criticism Cause BioWare’s Founders To Quit?
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Did Fan Criticism Cause BioWare’s Founders To Quit?

The announced departures of BioWare founders Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk came as a shock to many, but one ex-BioWare dev believes negative fan reaction may have had a hand in their decisions. Trent Oster—a former video game director at EA and Bioware, creative director of Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition, and director of Neverwinter Nights—thinks ... Read More»
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Mass Effect Fan Negativity ‘Was Too Much’ For Ray & Greg – Ex-BioWare Dev
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Mass Effect Fan Negativity ‘Was Too Much’ For Ray & Greg – Ex-BioWare Dev

Ex-BioWare dev, Trent Oster explains how fan negativity could have attributed to Muzyka and Zeschuk's departure.Ex-BioWare co-founder and Baldur’s Gate developer, Trent Oster, believes the negative fan reaction to Mass Effect 3 and Star Wars: Th... Read More»
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SWTOR: Terror From Beyond Update Is Live, Patch 1.4 Detailed
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SWTOR: Terror From Beyond Update Is Live, Patch 1.4 Detailed

Star Wars: The Old Republic has been updated to version 1.4, meaning the Terror From Beyond update is now available.Star Wars: The Old Republic's latest update, 1.4, has gone live, bringing with it the Terror From Beyond update.You can read the full p... Read More»
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The Old Republic brings the terror in update 1.4 today
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The Old Republic brings the terror in update 1.4 today

Star Wars: The Old Republic update 1.4, "Terror from Beyond" goes live today, with a slew of new features. Republic and Empire affiliates can travel to the furthest reaches of the galaxy to combat an eldrich evil created specificall... Read More»
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Patch 1.4 Now Live
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Patch 1.4 Now Live

BioWare has officially launched patch 1.4, Terror From Beyond, for Star Wars: The Old Republic, following a few weeks on the test server. This latest patch adds a brand new Operation to the game, titled Terror from Beyond, along with a new tier of PvE gear known as the Dread Guard set. There are also ... Read More»
Blizzard Considering Free-to-Play Options for Starcraft II Multiplayer
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Blizzard Considering Free-to-Play Options for Starcraft II Multiplayer

  According to Dustin Browder, Lead Designer on Starcraft II, Blizzard is "looking at free-to-play as an option for the [Starcraft II] multiplayer”. Browder's answer came at a panel at Valencia eSports Congress, an eSports co... Read More»
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Project Eternity: making RPGs awesome again
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Project Eternity: making RPGs awesome again

Project Eternity is Kickstarter’s latest success story. VG247′s Dave Cook spoke with Obsidian’s Chris Avellone find out why the game will make RPGs awesome again. $1,775,192. The only way you’d make that kind of money in just seven days is if you won the lottery. For Obsidian Entertainment however, it’s a message that many gamers ... Read More»
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Quality of Life Changes Included in Star Wars: The Old Republic’s 1.4 Update
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Quality of Life Changes Included in Star Wars: The Old Republic’s 1.4 Update

Testing of Star Wars: The Old Republic‘s 1.4 update is well underway and it should be hitting live servers within the next couple of weeks, but it isn’t just about the major additions like the new Operation and gear, there’s also a few little changes being introduced to make player’s lives a little easier. The ... Read More»
SWTOR: BioWare’s Server Migration Brings Players Together
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SWTOR: BioWare’s Server Migration Brings Players Together

Star Wars: The Old Republic has migrated players to high-population servers following months of criticism.BioWare has activated Star Wars: The Old Republic's server consolidation initiative, which means all players should end up on the same, highly-po... Read More»
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Second Server Merge Complete, Met With Some Anger
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Second Server Merge Complete, Met With Some Anger

BioWare has successfully completed Star Wars: The Old Republic’s second round of server merges, closing all the locked servers from last time and reducing the overall number of live servers. If you’re interested in seeing which server yours has merged to then you can find more details here. The tech is being implemented to prepare ... Read More»
Star Wars: The Old Republic consolidates servers, all characters migrated
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Star Wars: The Old Republic consolidates servers, all characters migrated

Star Wars: The Old Republic has migrated all players onto high-population servers in a bid to end the MMORPG’s tumbleweed feeling. BioWare began testing its Mega Server tech last week, and said in a weekend update that destination servers had been fully upgraded to meet the demands of migrated players. Players had been encouraged to ... Read More»
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BioWare Founders Retire From Games Industry, Ride Off Into Sunset
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BioWare Founders Retire From Games Industry, Ride Off Into Sunset

Greg Zeschuk and Ray Muzyka co-founded BioWare in 1995. After a good 17 years running the company, both men are stepping away from the gaming world to recharge and chase other dreams. Both industry veterans are widely credited for leading a company that single-handedly changed the modern role-playing game genre in profound and lasting ways, ... Read More»
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Is EA to be blamed for BioWare’s poor image and the resignation of its co-founders?
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Is EA to be blamed for BioWare’s poor image and the resignation of its co-founders?

The whole gaming industry was shocked a couple of hours ago, when BioWare announced that its co-founders were leaving the company. The reason behind Ray Muzyka’s resignation was as typical as ever. Ray stated that he wanted to move on to … Continue reading →... Read More»
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BioWare Founders Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk Retire
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BioWare Founders Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk Retire

This is a historic day for BioWare, but maybe not for the reason people would want. Studio founders, Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk has announced their retirement from the company...and based on their statements, maybe from gaming, too. Both indust... Read More»
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