Mass Effect: Andromeda characters

If the most recent cinematic trailer has left you wanting for more details, you're in luck as Bioware has recently started a gameplay preview series to showcase everything Mass Effect: Andromeda has to offer. The very first of these videos, as you can probably guess from the title, is centered around combat, skills, and weaponry.

So if you're wondering what the combat is going to be like, and whether it will be better than Mass Effect 3's, you'll find the preview video down below. And don't worry about spoilers, there is absolutely zero story present, just a whole bunch of aliens getting shot in the face. Anyway, here's the video:

While Mass Effect 3 had one of the most disappointing endings I've seen in quite a while, its combat was downright amazing, so I'm glad to see that Bioware is continuing to push the concept forward. Just from the brief glimpse we've been given so far it appears that all of the previous playstyles are making a return alongside a variety of new toys, so odds are the combat is going to be pretty damn satisfying. Most importantly, for me anyway, it seems that the "superhero charge & punch" combo is going to be present as well! Who needs guns when you can zoom around the battlefield like a rocket-powered bull!

And finally, if you're looking for a bit of story to tide you over until the March 21st release date, here's one of the more interesting videos I've found so far. In short, its an in-game briefing for the whole Pathfinder program, and as someone that loves superfluous lore I found it to be quite fascinating. But enough rambling from me, here's the video: