A 2012 sci-fi role-playing third-person shooter by BioWare, and the third installment of Mass Effect series. Commander Shepard's ongoing battle against the Reapers comes to a conclusion in this final chapter of the N7/Spectre operative story.

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How do I actively avoid romance in Mass Effect 3? [duplicate]

I imported my female Shepard from Mass Effect 2 into Mass Effect 3, having romanced Thane. I have been trying my hardest to actively avoid as much romance as possible, yet alas, I must have been ...
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What's the maximum number of squadmates I can lose on a successful ME playthrough?

Ok, I know everybody hates losing mates, but just for fun... The playthrough must be from Eden Prime to the final mission (so failing the suicide mission in ME2 doesn't count.) The squadmates "kill" ...
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Coalesced for credits in Mass Effect 3 not working

I finalyl figured out how to use Wenchy's Coalesced editor, and it worked for changing the highlight strength for intractable items in the game, but when I try to do the one for setting my credits, it ...
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Mass Effect 2/3 Download issue on Origin at 100%

A few days ago, I picked up the Mass Effect trilogy on origin for like $10, and just yesterday I finished ME1. I've tried to download ME2 several times now, and ME3 once as well, but both downloads ...
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What attacks can I block with the Paladin's Omni-Shield without taking damage?

The N7 Paladin class has a special Omni-Shield that can block incoming attacks, at least until it breaks. When fully upgraded, the shield has 5,250 points of health. I'm curious if it's worth ...
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Can ammo powers override other powers as combo primers (or block them)?

According to the Wikia page on Mass Effect 3 power combos, ammo powers (incendiary, disruptor, and cryo) can prime combos as rank 1 powers in multiplayer mode (emphasis mine): Note that for ...
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Does reactivating Fortification cancel the melee bonus?

The description for the Fortification ability is the following: Reinforce armor using protective Foucault currents. Purge the current and send its charge to your gauntlets for increased melee ...
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Do equipment bonuses stack?

In Mass Effect 3's multiplayer, you can equipment bonuses for your character in the equipment screen: My question is, if I equip two bonuses that effect the same stat, will they both stack with ...
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When do Rachni War Assets show up in game?

I completed Attican Traverse: Krogan Team and chose to save the Breeder. Yes, I know, terrible idea, she'll betray me later. I'm intentionally aiming for minimum possible war assets this time. ...
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How to remove Mirror Match from purchases with Gibbed Save Editor?

I purchased the Mirror Match enemy type from the Armax Arsenal Arena store, but these guys are on an entire different level than the other enemies. I like to set enemy type to random to spruce up the ...
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How to fix the M-920 Cain glitch in the mission Priority: Earth in Mass Effect 3?

In the mission Priority: Earth, after landing in London near the crash site, I push and get to the second floor of the destroyed building on which the wreckage is located but I can't find any M-920 ...
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Can two different PSN profiles be accessed by a single ps3 user?

I have a UK PlayStation Store account, I live in Ireland. However, just found out my Mass Effect Trilogy boxset is US region, so the UK DLC isn't compatible. Rage! I am wondering is it possible to set ...
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Do party members gain bonuses from using their “story” weapon?

In the DLC, the alien Javik introduces a particle rifle. Is there any reason to arm him with that instead of using the best rifle in the game (found midway through the game)? It's a pretty lame ...
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Group-benefitting ammo overrides in Mass Effect 3 [duplicate]

If a group member has, say, Armor-Piercing Ammo skill set to benefit the whole group at 50%, does this mean that it will override my own Armor-Piercing Ammo skill that is leveled to maximum and that I ...
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Does punching (renegade) the Quarian admiral or participating in the smalltalk on Normandy affect Quarian/Geth peace?

I remember reading somewhere that if you support a general but then Tali during the on-board bantz, you can get a +1 to the ability to have Geth and Quarians join forces. Is this so?
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ME3 Eve dies from stress? [duplicate]

I KNOW this has been asked but for the love of God someone please tell me a way around it! My first playthrough she lived. Did not have Wrex from ME1 because it was before I had downloaded the patch ...
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What happens with Tali if you chose not to continue the relationship in ME3

Back when I was playing ME1 I chose Liara. Then in ME2 I went with Tali. And then in ME3 when Tali shows up I chose to continue the relationship. However I've always wondered... What are the ...
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Mass Effect 3 Multiplayer - can't find other players

I bought Mass Effect a while ago and I didn't play multiplayer. Shepard died, I was unhappy with the ending, so I reloaded and now I'm trying to play multiplayer. I played at first without any of the ...
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How do I make peace between the Quarians and the Geth? [duplicate]

I have an imported save from ME1 and 2. I've saved Legion, Tali was not exiled, I destroyed the heretics, I brokered a peace between Tali and Legion, I completed Rannoch: Admiral Koris and ...
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Why Quarians still wear their suits and masks on their homeworld?

I did some missions on the Quarian's home world. In previous games I found out that: Why Quarians still stay protected even on their home world?
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Can I change the story mode when I import a character?

If I finish the game on Story mode then import that character into a new game, can I select a different mode like Action or Roleplaying?
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Why does Eve die in Mass Effect 3 even though i saved maelons data [duplicate]

I saved the data to cure the genophage but eve still dies when i play through the mission. I saved the data in three previous times i played the trilogy from the first game to the last and she always ...
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Romance in Mass Effect? [duplicate]

So, I started playing Mass Effect 3 and I imported my saved game from Mass Effect 2, I had a romance with Tali and I wanna know that even if I imported the romance within the saved game, am I able to ...
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Finding talon leader

I have a problem maybe one of you guys can help me out I completed Priority: Palaven and united the three mercenary factions under Aria’s rule. I'm supposed to get an email from Aria saying "Omega: ...
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How do I know if peace is possible between the geth and the quarians?

I'm basically trying to make peace between the Geth and the Quarians in ME3. I have imported save files all the way from ME1 and ME2. My problem is that I couldn't select the peaceful option on ...
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How do I use Gibbed Save Editor to flag a mission as complete?

In the beginning of ME3 I completed the Grissom Academy quest but after I accidentally loaded a save from before the mission and continued from there. I only just realized this +20 hours later and I'm ...
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If counselor of the Citadel was Anderson, would Cerberus attack Citadel?

In Mass Effect 3, there's a mission where you need to save a Citadel from Cerberus attack. The current counselor, Udina, selled out himslef to Cerberus. If I choose Captain Anderson as the Counselor ...
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What mods do not provide teammates with bonuses?

The Wikia notes that weight doesn't affect teammates, so lightweight mods do not provide an advantage to them. In that case, What other mods do not provide benefits to teammates?
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Multiplayer mode glitches, including “lost connections” and inaccessible weapons

Yesterday I was playing ME3 multiplayer for PS3. I usually use an N7 demolisher engineer with an M-7 lancer, but today when I logged in into the multiplayer, some of my weapons were gone, including ...
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Disable Cerberus smoke grenades in ME3

In Mass Effect 3, Cerberus enemies constantly spam smoke grenades. I mean constantly. These grenades do nothing whatsoever because the AI is idiotic; the unit will nearly always just throw the smoke ...
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Why did Miranda die in my playthrough?

Okay, I did everything for her to live: I met her 3 times, warned her about Kai Leng, (which happens automatically when you meet up with her via video conference in the Spectre Office), and also I ...
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Can I prevent Mass Effect 3 (PC) from attempting to connect to EA's servers when the game starts?

Console versions of Mass Effect 3 have an option (Extras --> Settings --> Online) to disable the connection to EA servers. Is there a way I can do this on my Windows 8.1 PC? I already have the game ...
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mass effect 3 save editor conrad verner

Does anyone know PlotIDs for Gibbed Save Editor to add Conrad to ME3? I flagged Charm him in ME1 and I unflagged Shot him in foot in ME2 - still don't see him.
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Mass effect 3 gibbed save editor and DLC Arrival

I'm using gibbed editor to set DLC Arrival as succesfully completed. But it doesn't work. I set 7451 as true and still Anderson blames Shepard in blowing up the mass relay in Batarian's system. Why? ...
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What's the point of different cooldowns for the powers?

I was wondering, what's the point of having different cooldowns for biotic powers (like charge and shochwave) if they all go on cooldown after one is used, and they all recharge in the same time?
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I cannot load a Mass Effect 3 save on PC. Says I am missing DLC

The full description when I click resume game or load a save is "the selected save game cannot be loaded. the following downloadable content is missing: from ashes". I click downloadable content on ...
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Is there any way to overcome the glitch in Mass Effect 3 that results in Eve dying with Maelon's data available and prior missions complete?

I've played through the game three times now on Xbox 360 with imported characters, and can't seem to save Eve, no matter what I do. I've saved Maelon's data, had all possible missions complete before ...
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How to remove that annoying ammo symbol on ammo powers?

Is there any possible way (through a mod or direct edit) to get rid of the symbol that appears to the right of your weapon when using ammo powers? I really like being able to switch weapon ...
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Mass Effect 3 Insanity Problem

So, I finished Mass Effect 3 on 'Insanity' difficulty and I got the achievement for doing so on the 360. But, the 'All the missions completed' achievement didn't trigger. The thing is that I have ...
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Mass Effect 3 (Gibbed Save Editor) - What's Diana Allers Romance ID?

I recently romanced Diana Allers, after which we consummated our relationship. Now I would like to use the "Gibbed save editor" to change the status of the relationship so that I can pursue other ...
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I downloaded the 4 dlc in Mass Effect 3, and now i cant find any players

When I played Mass Effect 3 on PS3 before, without the free dlcs I could always find other players online. Then I saw a post in google about free dlcs and I downloaded them. Online pass ...
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Mass Effect 2 and 3 - Any way to stop Garrus Dying? [duplicate]

Firstly i just want to apologise if any of my information is incorrect. I took a long (Hopefully long enough) look at the Garrus Vakarian information on the Mass Effect Wikia page. I notice in ME2 ...
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Is it possible to get the best ME3 ending without Live Gold membership?

I'm playing with XBox360, no XBox Live Gold membership. 2nd-hand game, but there was free download of EA online pass, so I just redeemed that (but of course can't play multiplayer without Gold), and ...
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Does it count towards an extraction if you miss extraction?

In Mass Effect 3 there are challenges that want you to extract 10 times with a certain character or 15 times on a specific map. If you die (so really die, not just downed and revived) or miss the ...
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Is extraction counted as a round?

In Mass Effect 3 there are some map challenges like "Complete 100 rounds at map X on difficulty Y". Every game consists of 10 rounds and an extraction round. Does this extraction round count towards ...
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Does the detonator of a power combo get extra points?

I just unlocked the Alliance Infiltration Unit, which has the (imo so far) amazing ability Snap Freeze. I checked if I could source or detonate any power combos, and it turned out I could detonate ...
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Can you get missed weapon mods in New Game+?

When you begin New Game+ with your character, you import many things - weapons, armor, experience, and weapon mods. I wonder - when you plan NG+, during missions can you obtain same equipment as in ...
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Mass Effect 3 console cheats?

I am playing Mass Effect 3 and I used console cheats to get all items. I used giveall and giveallarmor. But when I go to equip them in the bench where guns can be modified or where we change the ...
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Play a specific mission over in Mass Effect 3

So I'm playing through mass effect 3 and I need to go back and get reference shots from certain levels. I was too used to steam and got this on on origins so all my screen shots didn't take. I need ...
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Map challenges is bronze and higher?

I was just playing Mass Effect 3 Multiplayer, on the map Firebase Reactor Silver. Halfway I got a notification that I was on 75% completion on the challenge Firebase Reaction silver waves. However, a ...