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On the Normandy, there is a section on the war room level (level 2) where you have to walk through a blue grid that scans you. What is the point of this grid? What is it supposed to do?

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In game, this is meant to be a security check point, as it separates the rest of the ship with the war room and the security link to earth.

Out of game, I think this is a fancy transition zone as it sometimes takes a long time to be able to 'cross' it.

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Also, I think it's a hidden load spot. – Fredy31 Mar 11 '12 at 1:24
@Fredy31 Yeah, that's exactly what the second graf of the answer is saying. – LessPop_MoreFizz Mar 11 '12 at 1:33
I tought it was not clear enough. – Fredy31 Mar 11 '12 at 1:34
It's certainly annoying - but then again, very nice place to hide a loading zone. – ThiefMaster Mar 11 '12 at 1:54

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