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BioWare might be most commonly associated with the Mass
Effect and Dragon Age franchises nowadays, but 2005's Jade Empire remains a
favorite amongst gamers. It turns out BioWare's CEO Ray Muzyka is a
pretty big fan as well, and at this year's Eurogamer Expo he gave
players a new reason to be hopeful for a sequel.
"We've been talking a lot about [Jade Empire] actually
on and off over the years," Muzyka told the audience. "It's an IP,
it's a setting that we're really passionate about, and we still are. Both Greg
[Zeschuck] and I were big believers in the IP. We're just looking for the right way to
With the final installment in the Mass Effect trilogy set to
release next March, could this be the perfect time for BioWare to start on a Jade
Empire sequel? Heck, we're just going to say it: BioWare, this is the perfect
time to start on a Jade Empire sequel!
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