In my time at BioWare I have been lucky to work with some of the most talented and hardworking people in the industry. He also worked on the Mass Effect series, but his legacy at the studio is firmly tied to the Dragon Age franchise, for which he was originally the lead designer before becoming the senior creative director.
So after 14 years of hard work and a sack on his back with a lot of successful titles, Laidlaw has chose to step off the directing for BioWare and go back to what we all want to do at some point, play the game. In any case, Laidlaw isn't likely to spill the beans on BioWare's internal dramas anytime soon as he plans to "reconnect" with the "amazing" games created by his industry peers.
It could be some time yet until the next Dragon Age is revealed and for Laidlaw's assurances to be proved correct.
Now that Boy Scouts will admit girls, the competition is on
Achieving Eagle Scout status is a significant accomplishment, and the young men who earn it deserve the respect they get. Now known as the Venture Scouting program, it was formerly the Explorer Scouts when girls were first included in 1969.
Packers at Vikings: Preview, prediction, odds and pick
Aaron Rodgers had more magic in store for the Dallas Cowboys , who can't seem to find the mojo that carried them a year ago. The Minnesota Vikings look to be employing two starting quarterbacks this week alone - and a third might be on the way.
Oxford is planning to become a zero-emission city
The next phase of the plan will involve a more comprehensive ban, which will usher in the zero-emissions zone in its entirety. "All of us who drive or use petrol or diesel vehicles through Oxford are contributing to the city's toxic air".