Kinda liked the Mass Effect 3 ending!

Even though I haven’t played any Mass Effect 3 multiplayer, nor the iPad game (though I did buy it when it was a dollar a week or so ago), I finished the Mass Effect 3 story line and didn’t mind any of the 3 endings I tried. There are some spoilers below, so if you . . . → Read More: Kinda liked the Mass Effect 3 ending!

Coming to terms with how my Mass Effect 3 game will end

I’m well along in the final mission sequence of Mass Effect 3 and should be able to wrap up the game in the next few days. I hear that there are hours of cutscenes left, so perhaps they will exceed the remaining game play.

Yesterday, I read ahead in the IGN walkthrough and read about . . . → Read More: Coming to terms with how my Mass Effect 3 game will end

Fighting the plot in Mass Effect 3

I’ve been mostly enjoying Mass Effect 3, but like so many Bioware games, including Mass Effect 2 and Dragon Age 2, I am feeling excessively constrained by the plot the writers have constructed. Though I have done all the side missions, I don’t have any feeling of making a difference in the universe. Sure, all . . . → Read More: Fighting the plot in Mass Effect 3

Had to restart Mass Effect 3

Though I was several hours into Mass Effect 3, I decided to restart with an imported character from Mass Effect 2. I read some things on IGN’s excellent ME3 Wiki and Guide that made me realize I had messed up by not importing my character. Without importing, some known characters didn’t even show up in . . . → Read More: Had to restart Mass Effect 3

Started Mass Effect 3 and now it takes all my spare time!

I made the mistake of starting Mass Effect 3 on Sunday and now it is taking all my spare time. ME3, like its predecessors, is a well-written, mostly great looking RPG with third-person cover shooter elements. The game starts off with the invasion of Earth and our hero Shepard’s escape to rally the galaxy to . . . → Read More: Started Mass Effect 3 and now it takes all my spare time!