Mass Effect 4
Mass Effect 4 likely to release in 2015. (Representational Image from Mass Effect 3)

In a fresh bit of news that will leave any Mass Effect fan excited, it has been revealed that the next Mass Effect game from BioWare, tentatively titled Mass Effect 4 is likely to be released before the end of March 2016.

This news was based on the prediction by Michael Pachter, a Wedbush analyst who suggested that Mass Effect 4 and Mirror's Edge 2 will be released before the end of EA's 2016 fiscal year. The information is a result of a report that was published by research firm Wedbush Securities.

The report said that EA's solid presence on PS4 and Xbox One is a good thing for the future of gaming.

"EA's strong presence on the next-gen consoles positions the company to thrive in coming years," reported Videogamer that received the report.

"FY:16 is expected to feature incremental releases Mass Effect 4, Mirror's Edge 2, a new Need For Speed game, and Star Wars: Battlefront, as well as meaningful re-orders for Battlefield Hardline, which launched in late Q4:15."

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It must be noted that EA's FY 2016 starts April 2015 and ends on March 2016. However, the report did not say if they will be released in 2015 or 2016. But there are some games that are expected to be rolling out in Holiday Season 2015 - Star Wars: Battlefront and new Need for Speed.

Though EA has not revealed anything concrete details on Mass Effect 4, BioWare, the developers have given out hints on the game's development. However, EA had announced a reboot to Mirror's Edge in E3 2013. At E3 2014, there was limited showcasing of the game.

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