Hearing that women make a difference in game development is one thing, seeing what it means in practice is another. Recently, David Gaider — lead writer on the Dragon Age franchise — posted a blog about how having women on his writing team affected something in Dragon Age 3.
Character customisation will return “in a big way” for Dragon Age III according to a BioWare panel spilling details and concept art on next year’s game at the at the Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo today.
BioWare’s Dragon Age franchise, like its science fiction spiritual sibling Mass Effect, creates a great deal of passion among its fans. And also like its sci-fi sib, the Dragon Age games attract an enormous amount of controversy and dissent among those same fans.