As seen in Resetera Forum (Opens in a new tab)Mary DeMarle, Executive Narrative Director of Eidos-Montréal, has joined BioWare as Senior Narrative Director. DeMarle was recently responsible for creating the story and leading the writing team for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. The team declared themselves the new King of Party Bunters because they had a very good pattern during the cast. Prior to that, DeMarle oversaw everything about Deus Ex and was the lead writer and narrative designer for Deus Ex: Human Revolution before becoming the narrative director for the entire franchise.
If Embracer Group has withheld a direct continuation of Deus Ex: Mankind, split by the same team after the acquisition of Eidos-Montréal, it may be time to let go of that dream. Anyway, a remake of the original game could be step 1 of Embracer’s planning.
DeMarle’s other writing credits include both Homeworld 2 and Myst 3: Exile and Myst 4: Revelation, but the Guardians of the Galaxy are most relevant to her new position at BioWare. It is her work about. Dragon Age: Dreadwolf’s storyline is expected to be fairly solid at this point, but only five months ago BioWare Narrative Director-Mass Effect Position (Opens in a new tab)Looking for someone who “partners with core leadership to establish stories, branching gameplay, and character vision.”
Dragon Age: Dreadwolf hasn’t been released yet, but we know the next Mass Effect is even further. The narrative director needs to answer the creative director, but there’s still plenty of time for DeMarle to mark BioWare’s science fiction sequel. And the deep and meaningful chat between Guardians of the Galaxy missions bounces between witty opponents and amazingly moving moments of bond, reminiscent of Mass Effect at its best. ..