Mass Effect lead writer says he didn’t want to do more with the series after the Legendary Edition: ‘Why tempt fate?’

Former Mass Effect lead writer Mac Walters has reflected on his time at BioWare and explained why he decided to leave the studio earlier this year. 

In a recent MinnMax interview (via IGN), Walters discussed how the company grew over his 19 years working there, what the process was like working on the Mass Effect series, specifically the Legendary Edition. He also went into how he decided to leave and create his new studio, Untold Worlds, which is part of NetEase Games.