In this episode we discuss Mass Effect Andromeda with returning guest Tzufit. We break down all the new systems and companions and answer the question - should you play it?
Guest and Topic Intro (00:00:25)
A brief intro to our guest Tzufit and our topic this episode.
What we've been up to (00:02:07)
- 13 Reasons Why (content warning: this show deals with suicide and sexual assault which we discuss a bit)
- We Believe the Children
- The Wailing
- Train to Busan
- Strong Woman Do Bong Soon
- Streaming learning Korean on Twitch
- Thomas Was Alone (Bonus Barrel episode)
- Hard West (Drop the Feed episode)
- Train to Busan
- 13 Reasons Why
- The Witch (Let's Watch 2 Movies episode)
Mass Effect Andromeda (00:28: 20)
- What is Mass Effect Andromeda?
- (00:29:15) First impressions and was early criticism warranted?
- (00:34:16) New systems: open world, the Nomad and crafting
- (00:44:13) Multiplayer
- (00:47:40) Ryder
- (00:52:40) Companions and crew interactions
- (00:55:08) Cora and the (real) Asari companions throughout the series
- (01:01:07) Romance and Riley breaks all the hearts (Romance and character spoilers here until the next timestamp)
- (01:14:09) What did you think of the Angara? Were they more or less interesting than the previously established Milky Way alien species? @The_Doc_Webb
- (01:21:34) Colonization (Dia Lacina's article) and exploration
- (01:34:25) Hardest decisions? I hit a really bad one yesterday and curious to know if they get worse? @Sheepthediamond (Major story spoilers here until the next timestamp)
- (01:49:28) What do you miss the least and the most from previous MEs? @devoted_pupa
- (01:57:19) Would this game make an acceptable starting point for playing the series? @alatinolawyer
- Final thoughts
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