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Mass Effect Andromeda DLC Cancellation Denied by Bioware

Mass Effect Andromeda DLC Cancellation Denied by Bioware

A report from Kotaku confirms that there will be no single-player DLC for Andromeda. While it's nearly traditional to see post-release content launched for Mass Effect games, it appears that Andromeda is going to break the cycle.

While this isn't official confirmation of the DLC's nature, it certainly means that Bioware isn't done with Mass Effect: Andromeda.

Alarm bells would have certainly started going off during E3 2017, when no mention of Mass Effect Andromeda DLC was made during EA Play.

The latest on the situation sourced by various media outlets is that there are still people working from BioWare Montreal on multiplayer support and patches for Mass Effect Andromeda.

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Fans will be disappointed to know that BioWare is not planning to release single-player downloadable content (DLC) for "Mass Effect: Andromeda". Andromeda was to mark the beginning of a new ME chapter, and it now appears that development woes ensured its death even before its launch, which is a true pity. The chilly reception to Andromeda led the company to transfer BioWare Montreal's employees to other projects, including Star Wars Battlefront II, Anthem, and the next Dragon Age. And Mike Gamble added that Bioware has never heard of anything called as Sinclair Networks.

Despite this, many had this bad news coming after it was reported that BioWare has downsized its Montreal wing, which was the primary team that worked on the game. But I wanted to be more confident, so over the past few weeks I've confirmed the news with three sources familiar with the company's plans, all of whom spoke anonymously so as not to jeopardise their careers.

The future for Mass Effect, however, looks dismal.

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