Mass Effect Andromeda’s Protagonist Was Almost Named After A Pun

It’s entirely possible that Mass Effect: Andromeda could’ve been less of a failure if only Mark Darrah managed to trick the development team into naming the main character after a silly pun. For a number of reasons, Mass Effect Andromeda was a considerable disappointment when it launched, which is something even the developers have admitted to.
As revealed last year by devs who worked on the game, Mass Effect: Andromeda’s budget was strictly limited, which prevented the team from implementing a plethora of intriguing ideas and even some basic gameplay mechanics. For instance, underfinancing the development process resulted …