BioWare announces ‘Mass Effect 2’

Gaming, RPGs, Xbox 360

BioWare today announced a sequel to their award-winning epic RPG Mass Effect.

Mass Effect 2 will come to Xbox 360 and PC in early 2010. You can see a teaser trailer at www.masseffect.com.

“We’re going to surpass the extraordinary gaming experience we brought our fans in Mass Effect by delivering intensified combat and expanded weapon options as well as increased depth of planet exploration, all while delivering a powerful, emotionally engaging story,” said Dr. Ray Muzyka, general manager and CEO of BioWare and general manager and vice president of Electronic Arts, BioWare’s parent company. “Mass Effect 2 is shaping up to be an unforgettable RPG-shooter experience, taking players on a non-stop roller-coaster ride filled with stunning plot twists and no-holds-barred action.”

The Mass Effect trilogy is a science-fiction adventure set in a vast universe filled with dangerous alien life forms and mysterious uncharted planets. In this dark second chapter, Saren’s evil army of Geth soldiers has just been defeated, and humans, still struggling to make their mark on the galactic stage, are now faced with an even greater peril.

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