Mass Effect To Land On PC in May

BioWare, an Electronic Arts company, announced that the award-winning space epic Mass Effect will be released for the PC in May 2008.

Published by EA and re-designed for the PC, Mass Effect for the PC incorporates the following features:
- Optimized controls designed specifically for the PC.
- Exclusive highly detailed textures, characters and environments.
- Fully customizable controls - PC gamers can re-map the control scheme any way they like.
- Run & Gun Control - Players can assign biotic powers or skills to 'hot keys' allowing them to play Mass Effect with a heavier focus on action.
- New decryption mini-game.
- New inventory screen GUI and functionality - The enhanced inventory system makes it easier for players to equip and modify their weapons and armor.

"Mass Effect serves is a powerful example of video games as an art form, delivering new levels of emotional intensity, realistic characters and a gripping storyline - all set in a compelling new universe," said Ray Muzyka, General Manager, BioWare and Vice President, Electronic Arts.

Frank Gibeau, President of EA's Games Label added, "EA has struck an agreement with Microsoft to handle future publishing for Mass Effect. We are looking forward to releasing Mass Effect on the PC this Spring and brand new titles in the future."

Originally released for Xbox 360, Mass Effect has received critical acclaim throughout the world with more than 70 awards including Game of the Year, Console Game of the Year and Role-Playing Game of the Year.

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Mass Effect To Land On PC in May

- Optimized controls designed specifically for the PC.- Fully customizable controls - PC gamers can re-map the control scheme any way they like.hahaha, EA's special features and extras always put a smile on my face. that's how ridiculous they are.

Mass Effect To Land On PC in May

To Anonymous at 10:27:Congratulations, you are to blame for the reason why the industry wants to put tighter anti piracy controls on games and not fund as much for development because of pricks like you.If you dont like it, dont play it at all. Grow up.

Mass Effect To Land On PC in May

yes yes YESYESYES i will BUY this for sure ... i was so hoping it would be released on pc. bioware are the by far best rpg designers in the gaming industry and i am buying everything they make ... i feared it wouldnt be released on pc because it wasnt before ... but again ... nicer and better then on consoles ... wooooohooooooo

Mass Effect To Land On PC in May

NudeAlien..Except i dunno what you mean by the average gamer.Of all my pc gaming friends which is over 20 ppl only 2 of them dont have an 8800 gpu of some sort and those 2 ppl are happy only playing older games anyway.I think your just guessing based on what you own and you think your an average gamer?

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