More confirmation Dragon Age 4 will be ‘single-player focused’

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December 4th Dragon Age Day (d4, get it?) raise money for charity, and pray for more information on the next game in the series. This year, BioWare’s annual dragon age post Contains two short stories (one about gray warden, other necromancer), and a quick note about Dragon Age 4:

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“Speaking of building new worlds and stories for you all, we want to let you all know that we’re still working hard on building the next single-player focused experience for Dragon Age. We look forward to next year.” Excited when we can talk more about what we’re working on.”

The phrase “single-player focused experience” may not sound like much, but it supports a report from earlier this year that Dragon Age 4 was being revamped to eliminate its planned live service features. . Back in 2019, EA began “doubling down on live services” as Chief Financial Officer Blake Jorgensen put it, and there were concerns that Dragon Age 4 would be multiplayer-focused, as was Anthem. The failure of Anthem, and the success of the singleplayer action game Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, reportedly encouraged EA to cancel Dragon Age 4’s multiplayer components.

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Last month, Dragon Age 4’s senior creative director left BioWare. Matt Goldman had been part of the studio since 1998, beginning as a cast member on Balder’s Gate and Neverwinter Nights. He took over as creative lead on Dragon Age 4 in 2017 when Mike Laidlaw left.

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