Prepare your quest log.
There’s plenty of things to pick at with Mass Effect: Andromeda. So many things, in fact, that the latest Honest Trailers actually feels like it runs out of steam. There’s even a direct admission towards the end: there isn’t really a joke, it’s just that Andromeda is disappointing.
It’s odd in that the Honest Trailers mirrors a lot of my own experience. There’s a lot of crap, a lot of glitches, a lot of silly design decisions. But you push through it, have fun anyway – until a glitch or a broken quest brings everything to a crashing halt.
The only question is: how much will Bioware’s upcoming patch correct some of these errors? It won’t bring back the geth or quarians, but it might return a touch of gravitas to some scenes.
Mass Effect. Andromeda had a couple of rough weeks thanks to high-profile technical issues, animation wonkiness, and general fan disappointment. In response to that feedback, BioWare has announced improvements to Andromeda that will start easing out the visual kinks, while also teasing some major changes yet to come.Read more