Deus Ex and Guardians of the Galaxy author, Mary DeMarle, has joined BioWare.
As noticed by our pals at VGC, DeMarle introduced the transfer on her LinkedIn account, stating: “I’m comfortable to share that I’m beginning a brand new place as Senior Narrative Director at EA/BioWare!”
“Mary DeMarle is an award-winning Narrative Director/Author within the Video games Trade with a stable report of accomplishments in creating such best-selling video games as Marvel’s Guardians Of The Galaxy, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Myst:IV Revelation, Myst III: Exile And Homeworld 2,” reads her spectacular LinkedIn profile.
DeMarle had spent nearly 15 years at Eidos earlier than making the transfer to BioWare and earlier than that, labored at Ubisoft. On the time of writing, there isn’t any trace but on what DeMarle’s first BioWare undertaking will likely be, however – as all the time – we’ll replace simply as quickly as we all know nore.
I discovered getting via Guardians of the Galaxy a little bit of a slog once I reviewed it for Eurogamer, however its “considerate” storyline saved me glued proper till the top.
“There’s loads right here that Eidos may be happy with, however these issues are onerous to seek out amongst an oversaturation of gameplay techniques and mechanics, and uninspired fight,” I wrote on the time (and nonetheless stand by, by the best way).
“As a lot as I loved the sport’s beautiful set-pieces and considerate storyline – to not point out the prerequisite post-credits (and post-post-credits) scenes – unlocking the complete complement of your buddies’ sparring skillsets and attending to the top of Guardians of the Galaxy looks like an unmitigated slog while you’re preventing an limitless sea of tanky, bullet-spongey Centurions.”