Patrick Weekes

Patrick Weekes is the current Lead Writer for the Dragon Age series, and author of Dragon Age: The Masked Empire. He is married to BioWare's lead editor Karin Weekes.[1]

Background Edit

Patrick Weekes joined Bioware in 2005 and originally worked on the Mass Effect writing team. He was a writer on Mass Effect 1, 2, and 3, as well as the Lair of the Shadow Broker, From Ashes, Leviathan and Citadel DLCs. Among many other contributions, he wrote for characters including Jack, Tali, Miranda, Kasumi, and Mordin, as well as the Rannoch and Tuchanka story arcs of Mass Effect 3. Following completion of Mass Effect 3, he moved to the Dragon Age writing team working on Dragon Age: Inquisition.

David Gaider announced on March 3, 2015, that he would soon begin a new project at BioWare, and that Weekes would assume the role of Lead Writer for the Dragon Age series going forward.[2]

Dragon Age: Inquisition Edit

Weekes wrote the characters Iron Bull, Solas, Cremisius Aclassi and the rest of the Bull's Chargers, and Cole.[3] He also wrote the quest Here Lies the Abyss.[4] Weekes was Lead Writer on the Trespasser DLC.

Other Works Edit

Weekes wrote the fourth Dragon Age novel, Dragon Age: The Masked Empire, which was published on April 8, 2014. He also contributed to the writing of Dragon Age: The World of Thedas Volume 2.

He has also written several novels in his own "Rogues of the Republic" series: The Palace Job,[5] The Prophecy Con,[6] and The Paladin Caper.[7] Weekes has another novel, Feeder, which was published on March 6, 2018.[8]

External links Edit

References Edit

  1. Chris Priestly (February 18, 2011). Facebook Friday Week 10 – Patrick & Karin Weekes. BioWare Blog.
  2. Twitter icon Patrick Weekes. . Twitter.
  3. Patrick Weekes (November 10, 2014). Character Profile: Cole. Dragon Age.
  4. Nerd Appropriate Interview with Patrick Weekes.
  5. Twitter icon Patrick Weekes. . Twitter.
  6. The Prophecy Con.
  7. Twitter icon Patrick Weekes. . Twitter.
  8. Feeder
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