9 items from 2012
How big? According to Eurogamer, big enough to require an eight-person writing team which will include lead writer Mac Walters. The untitled Dlc is being developed by BioWare's Edmonton studio, and according to one of the company's designers, that number represents pretty much the entire writing team there.
But BioWare's not just throwing a bunch of writers at the next story set (presumably) in and around "Mass Effect 3."
Seth Green is making his "Mass Effect 3" Dlc debut in a return to his role as Normandy pilot/resident joker, Joker. Also returning is "Mass Effect 3" composer Sam Hulick, whose work can also be found in "Baldur's Gate" and "Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad" as well as "Mass Effect 2."
So what will the next piece of Dlc entail? It's anyone's guess, but each one has dealt with the same problem of getting their hooks into a player who may or may »
- Charles Webb
Kotaku is reporting that Dark Horse has a one-shot planned for the invertebrate Hanar Spectre Blasto titled Blasto: Eternity is Forever for November.
Here's the synopsis:
Written by lead game writer Mac Walters with art by Omar Francia, Blasto: Eternity is Forever, is sure to be a smash hit amongst fans of the franchise!
Blasto, who is described as having "a lover in every port and a gun in every tentacle" doesn't have time for your solid waste excretions. On a remote space station overlooking the Elcor homeworld... the lone Spectre puts an end to the nefarious deeds of an outlaw band of mercenaries bent on galactic-wide domination.
Blasto: Eternity is Forever is available exclusively in the Dark Horse Digital store November 28th, »
- Charles Webb
The 2012 New York Comic Con is just a few days away, and Dark Horse Comics has revealed its full schedule for the show. It's a doozy so plan accordingly!
Nycc 2012 Dark Horse Comics Signing Schedule
Thursday, October 11
3:00 p.m. The Art Of Camilla D’Errico: Camilla D’Errico
4:00 p.m. The Mighty Skullboy Army: Jacob Chabot
5:00 p.m. Aliens: Colonial Marines: Joshua Williamson
6:00 p.m. The Victories: Michael Avon Oeming
7:00 p.m. Dr. McNinja: Christopher Hastings
Friday, October 12
2:00 p. »
- The Woman In Black
"...'Mass Effect 3' video game lead writer Mac Walters kicks off a new series of single-issue stories featuring heroes and adventures essential to the story of BioWare's latest blockbuster!
Each issue will star one of the main characters of Mass Effect 3 in a story written by the BioWare writer who wrote that character in the game.
Its a new beginning as Mac Walters writes the adventures of brash young gun 'James Vega'..."
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- Michael Stevens
During an appearance on NPR’s “Talk of the Nation” for the 20th anniversary of his Pulitzer Prize-winning play “Angels in America,” Tony Kushner let slip a detail of the “very specific sense” he had about what happened to Joe Pitt—one of the play’s central characters that disappears very ambiguously from the story’s end. Neal Conan, the show’s host, must have realized the incredible opportunity he had in »
- Yannick LeJacq
As you dig into Mass Effect 3, you'll find the game has quite a few call-outs to events that happened between the second and third games in Bioware's sci-fi trilogy. Conveniently, these events happened in the Dark Horse-published comic tie-ins and more conveniently still, we've got details on the three trades after the jump.
Mass Effect Vol. 1: Redemption Tpb
The story of what happens next-exclusive to this graphic novel-will have the commander's companion Dr. Liara T'Soni undertake a deadly mission of extraordinary importance in the Milky Way's lawless Terminus Systems.
Mass Effect Vol. 2: Evolution Tpb
The Illusive Man sits at the center of many of the galaxy's greatest mysteries and is a key figure of Mass Effect 2 and beyond. Now, for the first time anywhere, the origin of the Illusive Man is revealed, in a story exclusive to this graphic novel!
Mass Effect Vol. 3: Invasion
- Charles Webb
BioWare Mass Effect 3
I’m going to admit something here. I really don’t like Star Wars. Here’s the thing: There are certain stories that work well as videogames, just as there are stories that work well as movies or films. Space operas, with their seemingly infinite room for expansion, endless idiosyncratic planets and funny-looking aliens, and waves of lore and technobabble, make more sense to me as games.
This is what BioWare must have realized when it created »
- Yannick LeJacq
Happy Birthday to Antonio Sabato, Jr. (above), who turns 40, and belated birthdays to Stephanie Beacham, who's 65, Bernadette Peters is 64, and Cindy Wilson is 55. Time to name your top five B-52's songs. Here are my picks: 5. "Private Idaho," 4. "Deadbeat Club," 3. "Rock Lobster," 2. "Legal Tender," 1. "Song For A Future Generation". Hi, I'm snicks! I am a Leo. I like Yoo-Hoo and Funyuns and everything 80's! Let's meet and have a baby now.Condolences to the family, friends, and fans of Davy Jones, who has passed away at the age of 66.EW.com talks to Mass Effect 3 head writer Mac Walters about the inclusion of same-sex possibilities in the game: "When we said we were gonna do homosexual relationships, it wasn’t about putting up a flag and saying, 'This is a homosexual relationship.' It’s just a relationship. The beauty of that is — in an ideal world, 150 years in the »
The Flash | DC | W: Brian Buccellato | W+A: Francis Manapul
I’ve held off on getting the singles of this series so that I can pick up a lovely hardback of Francis Manapul’s gorgeous work. Like Jw Williams III on Batwoman, Manapul plays around with the comic page format to aid in the story telling process, in the process creating some stunning images.
Batwoman | DC | W: Jh Williams III, Hayden Blackman | A: Jh Williams III
Again like The Flash I’ve held off on getting the singles of this series so that I have more reason to buy the beautiful hardback that I know is coming in 2012. I cannot wait to get my hands on the first arc of the new Batwoman series, and see just how far Williams can push the comic medium.
I already have volumes »
- Baron Fornightly
9 items from 2012
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