Tagged:  Mass Effect

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The Married Gamers Episode 330: Interview with Mass Effect’s Manveer Heir

Written by (@leftybrown) on March 30, 2014 in Married Gamers Podcast, Podcasts

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On this episode of The Married Gamers, Chris and Kelly interview Bioware’s Manveer Heir, Gameplay Designer on Mass Effect, about his panel at GDC recently titled, “Misogyny, Racism and Homophobia: Where Do Video Games Stand?” His speech was both informative and a call to action. We talk about the speech, the reaction, and what gamers… Read More »


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Top 5 Video Game Procrastinators

Written by (@itloo) on April 25, 2012 in Opinion

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A great game can grab you and pull you into the story, taking you away from the “outside world” filled with jobs, face-to-face interactions, and adult responsibility. The characters within your games are supposed to be busybodies and not know the meaning of taking a break, but some characters spend a little too much time… Read More »


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TMG-242 The Good Shepard

Written by (@leftybrown) on February 20, 2012 in Married Gamers Podcast

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This week Chris and Kelly are joined by Eric Bouchard from the Everyday Gamers podcast and our good friend QT formerly of The FAQ Show. The topic this week is all about Mass Effect and the forthcoming third installment in the series. What makes the Mass Effect series great science fiction? What might the future… Read More »


One Geek Girl’s Robot Love

One Geek Girl’s Robot Love

Written by (@shibachica) on April 20, 2011 in Opinion

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  It is a truth as old as geekdom.  Robots are freakin’ fascinating.  These creatures of artificial intelligence provide endless entertainment to the masses.  Is it the way they mimic human characteristics?  Is it the way they analyze without emotion in an age of touchy-feely political correctness?  Do we control them or will they ultimately… Read More »


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TMG-203 Secret Identity

Written by (@leftybrown) on April 3, 2011 in Married Gamers Podcast

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Chris and Kelly invite Mark and Chris from 2 Gays 1 Joystick podcast to be their special guests. In addition to learning more about 2 Gays 1 Joystick, The Married Gamers also dive into identities in gaming. Why do folks label themselves as not just gamers, but married, gay, religious, or female gamers? All this… Read More »


Mass Effect 3 Leaked By EA, Confirmed at VGAs

Mass Effect 3 Leaked By EA, Confirmed at VGAs

Written by (@) on December 13, 2010 in News

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NeoGAF user DuckRacer recently posted a description of Mass Effect 3 errantly listed on EA’s store site. A leak this early could certainly be inaccurate, but it appears to show a $10 increase in the price of the PC release. The plot synopsis, although short, was particularly revealing. Earth is burning. Striking from beyond known… Read More »


The Dos & Don’ts of Relationships in Games

The Dos & Don’ts of Relationships in Games

Written by (@paxrock) on September 27, 2010 in Opinion

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Of all the things that video games have going for it as an art form there is one big piece of subject matter gaming in general hasn’t handled very well: Relationships.  In light of that I wanted to offer my humble suggestions–my do’s and don’ts of relationships in video games. Do: Make it nuanced/complex/believable Real… Read More »


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TMG-177 Mi Console Su Console

Written by (@leftybrown) on August 22, 2010 in Married Gamers Podcast

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This week on The Married Gamers, Chris & Kelly talk about Mass Effect 2 coming to the PS3 early next year.  What do they think about console specific games as consumers and for the industry?  All this plus The Week in Geek, answering some Twitter Questions, and a word about our third year anniversary of… Read More »


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TMG-144 Codex Not Kotex

Written by (@leftybrown) on January 14, 2010 in Married Gamers Podcast

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Edie Sellers from Gamehounds joins us for our conversation about RPGs games. What works? What doesn’t? What do we want to see in a RPG game? When Eddie and Mrs Lefty get together you know we’re going to headed into silliness…and maybe some ‘In My Pants’ talks as well. Also, an announcement on the TMG… Read More »


TMG-112  Tea Party with the Digital Cowboys

TMG-112 Tea Party with the Digital Cowboys

Written by (@leftybrown) on July 5, 2009 in Married Gamers Podcast

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The Married Gamers are joined by Alex and Tony of the U.K. video game podcast, Digital Cowboys. Our topic is video game endings. In addition we get to know the Digital Cowboys better as they chat about their podcast, and get some answers to six burning questions.