'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Release Date, News & Update: Bioware Reveals The Ark Hyperion, The Nexus, Avina & More; Gameplay Trailer In The Game Awards

By Daniel Flores , Updated Dec 06, 2016 09:47 AM EST

With the gameplay trailer revealed at the Game Awards on December 5, Bioware takes the fans to much more depths in the "Mass Effect: Andromeda" space exploration game. Although, the gameplay footage has been shown, Bioware did also revealed some of "Mass Effect: Andromeda" other aspects that will be featured in the anticipated game.

Ark Hyperion, The Nexus & Avina

From Bioware's official webpage online, the game developers revealed more stuff that will soon be witnessed in "Mass Effect: Andromeda" by fans and gamers alike. Bioware, in the webpage, did release details about The Nexus, Ark Hyperion, Avina and many more for the game.

According to the Bioware  site, Avina is Virtual Intelligence program designed to answer questions and give guidance to the crew who joined the Andromeda Initiative in "Mass Effect: Andromeda." Avina is also revealed to be a hologram that takes shape of an Asari, another alien lifeform in the franchise.

Meanwhile, The Ark Hyperion is another Ark bound to Andromeda Galaxy where a group of colonies from Earth are stationed. The Ark Hyperion is shown in the "Mass Effect: Andromeda" Game Awards trailer to have its final stages of construction within the Earth's orbit.

Another spaceship revealed in the "Mass Effect: Andromeda" trailer is The Nexus that is the primary ship and is home to the protagonist, Ryder. The Nexus also has three VIPs namely, the director of the colonial affairs Foster Addison, Nexus superintendent Nakmor Kesh and Nexus security Sloane Kelley.

The three individuals holds a huge responsibility to the The Nexus and is also the leaders in the Ark Hyperion. "Mass Effect: Andromeda" protagonist, Ryder may bump into one of the aforementioned NPCs in the game and may most likely take orders from them.

'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Game Awards 2016 Trailer

The "Mass Effect: Andromeda" Game Awards 2016 trailer opens a new door for the game that fans of the franchise witnessed at December 5. The trailer shows different types of features like the Galaxy Map, the Pathfinder, Forward Stations, weapons and many more.

"Mass Effect: Andromeda" is slated to be released in the first fiscal year of 2017 and will be played for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. For more "Mass Effect: Andromeda" news and update stay tuned to Gamenguide!

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