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BioWare “Discussed” Mass Effect Trilogy Remaster on PS4 and Xbox One

by Ron Duwell | March 4, 2014March 4, 2014 2:30 pm PST

Mass Effect

A new age of remastering the classics of yesterday is now upon us. We already have a remastered port of Tomb Raider making the rounds and doing quite well for itself, so obviously everything else must get a second release. What better idea than to give the previous generation’s best original video game series, Mass Effect, a serious overhaul?

Fans took to Twitter to ask BioWare General Manager Aaryn Flynn whether or not Mass Effect would get the full “1080p/high-res textures/60fps, etc.” treatment, and in reply, Flynn mentions that it has only been “discussed.”

So nothing confirmed or denied by BioWare, but if there is a market there, it will certainly make your dreams come true.

Would you buy Mass Effect all over again if it got the next-gen treatment? I can’t really say with 100% certainty that I would. I’ve already bought it twice, once each right out the door on Xbox 360 and once in a package deal for the PlayStation 3 after I shifted my console of choice. A package that remains untouched, more specifically.

Plus, I’m still lined up to buy a remaster of Final Fantasy X in the coming month, and my prayers for a Final Fantasy XII remaster have gone unanswered, meaning I’m still buying HD ports of games two generations ago! I’m not ready to throw my money at games barely half a decade old.

Please, just give me some time to let me miss my old favorites, publishers! The nostalgia hasn’t sunk in yet.


Ron Duwell

Ron has been living it up in Japan for the last decade, and he has no intention of leaving this technical wonderland any time soon. When he's not...

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