Titan Books has announced that they will be publishing four Mass Effect novels, each tied into the upcoming Mass Effect: Andromeda.
The first is named Mass Effect: Andromeda Initiative, written by N.K. Jemisin, and is set for release in August of 2016. N.K. Jemisin is an American science fiction novelist whose books have received multiple Hugo Award nominations.
The following three novels are given release windows of March 2017, September 2017, and March 2018. The last novel will be authored by Mac Walters, who is best known as the writer for the Mass Effect trilogy and is currently the creative director for Mass Effect: Andromeda.
The novels will act as prequel and sequels to the events in the games and will become part of the overarching Mass Effect saga. They will focus on key characters and answer the many questions fans have been asking.