The third installment of BioWare's Mass Effect series, which concludes the story of N7/Spectre operative Commander Shepard's battle against the Reapers.

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How does the Venom Gauntlet poison damage work?

In Mass Effect 3, the Cabal Canguard character has a class power Venom Gauntlet. A passive bonus is the following: 30% of melee damage is applied as poison damage over 5 seconds. If I attack an ...
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Why didn't they look for the body first? [Spoilers] [closed]

At the end of Mass Effect 3, I picked the "Destruction" ending, and one scene had the Normandy crew looking at Shepard's plaque at a memorial with Anderson's plaque already in place. However further ...
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Mass Effect 3 Loading Glitch

I'm on the first priority mission of the game, and when I get to the part with the turret, a few waves pass- and then nothing happens. Ever. I just get an infinite loading circle at the bottom right, ...
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Fabricate Mass Effect 3 File

Is it possible to "fabricate" a ME3 file? I lost my save file for Mass Effect 3 after a freak computer crash, and I want to create a save file up to the point where I used to be. How can I do this?
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ME3 Import Save from ME2 Halfway through?

Is it possible for me to import a Mass Effect 2 save into Mass Effect 3 if I have already done some missions without it? I bought and played about 10 hours of Mass Effect 3 already and I really love ...
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ME3 MP: Actual damage reduction for the N7 Typhoon?

According to this thread the Typhoon fills the player's DR up to 50% minus whatever DR the player already has. Question: is this true and if so, are there other sources confirming this? If not true, ...
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Playing Mass Effect on multiple consoles

I obtained Mass Effect 3 as a free game for the compensation for the Sim City downtime, more than a year ago. I liked ME3 quite a lot, and even played it more than SC itself. Now I still play it ...
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Where can I find Ashley in the Galaxy Map (and planet-wise)?

I just finished the mission on the moon of Palaven and I'm trying to romance Ashley. I'm about 2 and 1/2 hours into Mass Effect 3 and trying to find planet she is on. Where is she?
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Does the Extended Ending DLC contain the Synthesis Choice?

When i saw my dad complete the game i remember him only having 2 choices, to destroy or to control the Reapers and i remember he chose to destroy, i remember the scene well as i remember seeing the ...
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How do i get Mass Effect 3 DLC to work?

I went and brought i think all story based DLC for Mass Effect 3 (Leviathan, Omega, Citadel Part 1 & 2 and From Ashes) and i had already downloaded the Extended DLC which expands the ending. ...
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Mass Effect 3 won't save new career but does save existing career

The situation is as follows: Mass Effect 3 is downloaded through origin, located in C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin Games\Mass Effect 3 The save folder is located at E:\BioWare\Mass Effect 3\Save Mass ...
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Do more surplus resources mean greater War Asset?

When I imported by Mass Effect 2 save to Mass Effect 3, one of my War Assets were surplus resources which were collected from the Normandy SR2 when the Alliance was doing the retrofit. I am ...
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Mass Effect 3: Levels and cooldowns

Does the level in single player in any way affect the Multiplayer game? Because i have been playing and even tho i chose to go mainly for cooldowns they just won't go lower than 3,7-4,2 seconds. And ...
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PC Mass Effect 3: Local Profile transferred to Online Profile

Can you transfer your saved game/achievements from your Local Profile to an Online Profile so I can play multiplayer?
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Why is upgrading cost much more than buying the next tier of a weapon in mass effect 3?

At the shuttle bay, buying an N7 Valiant II costs 1050 at the Procurement Interface specifically Kassa Fabrication, but at the upgrade station, it costs 4750. Does this mean upgrading the weapon puts ...
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Mass Effect 3: Using Wench Coalesced Editor - Can only change part of Concussive Shot power?

I have been messing around with the Wench Coalesced Editor to edit some power properties for the Soldier class. Now it seems that the Concussive Shot has - in part at least - some locked values that ...
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Where is this shadow coming from?

I am playing Citadel and am confounded by a shadow that shows up in the den where the private terminal/invite someone over/invite to party terminal is located. It is clearly a female shadow and my ...
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How do I unlock Tier 6 weapons using the coalesced.ini?

I'm trying to unlock Tier 6 weapons in my original playthrough of Mass Effect 3. I know that normally I am supposed to run through the game and do a new game plus+ for Tier 6 of all my weapons, how do ...
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Can't complete the Irune, Benning, and certain Citadel missions after Cereberus assaults Citadel

I'm trying to complete a few of the missions that involved finding pieces during the Tuchanka mission set. Specifically: Benning: Evidence Citadel: Improved Power Grid Citadel: Barla Von Citadel: ...
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Is it possible to defeat Jacob in Shattered Eezo?

When on the Silversun Strip (Citadel DLC) there is an option to challenge Jacob in a game of Shattered Eezo. I tried to beat him like 10 times but he always dishes out more damage Is it possible to ...
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Will the Origin Store language affect the in-game language? (ME3)

I want to buy Mass Effect 3, and to that purpose, I just created an Origin account. The problem is that I live in Switzerland, and the Origin Store apparently detects my country and then forces the ...
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Roughly how much data is used when playing Mass Effect 3 muliplayer online?

Roughly how much data does Mass Effect 3 multiplayer use, assuming that I use voice chat? Is it even possible to get a reasonable estimate for this?
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What is the difference between Mass Effect 3 and Mass Effect 3 EN only?

I recently bought the Mass Effect trilogy and when I redeemed it to my Origin Account, Mass Effect 3 appeared twice. In normal version and an EN Only version. What is the difference between the two?
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Origin: Online login is unavailable? Can I still play?

I always login into Origin in online mode. But today for past two hours or so (since I got home) Origin says "Origin: Online login is unavailable" when I fire up my client. It does give me access in ...
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Can I delete the DLC after I'm done playing it?

I'm running out of space on my 360 hard drive and need to clear up some space. My Mass Effect 3 install is eating up alot of space on my drive. I've played through all of the DLC but haven't finished ...
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Do you still get War Assets that count on the ending after… (spoilers)

... attacking the base of the Illusive Man? Right now I am at 5015 Military Strength and did not get my EMS up yet. Considering that I need 5k (did not destroy the Reaper Base in ME2) to get the best ...
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Do Upgrades to “Power Bonus” affect an Engineers Drone?

You can get a lot of upgrades in ME3 that give a "Power Bonus". Since I kinda see the Drone as a "Power", I would assume the stats of the spawned Drone get a Bonus if you stack power? But since you ...
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Changing the available powers of squadmates

Has anyone seen a way to mod the available squadmate powers? For example: replacing Kaidan's reave ability with shockwave. I've poked around in coalesced editors, and so far I've only succeeded in ...
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What do I open the “coalesced.bin” file with, for Mass Effect 3? [duplicate]

I want to access the file to tweak some things, but It doesn't seem to have the right default program to open it because it was "VLC Media Player" when I first went to it. I tried using notepad and ...
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Will squadmates using both disruptor and incendiary ammo be able to create power combos?

If I have both Ashley and James in my team and they are using their ammo powers (disruptor and incendiary), can they set off power combos while shooting at the same enemy?
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Was Legion the first Geth that armed himself?

I was wondering this because I noticed that when going through the server node, he seems to hint at the possibility that he was the first geth to arm himself. Does anyone have a solid answer to this?
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Can't kill Dr. Eva at the end of Priority: Mars with an imported ME3 character on Insanity

I imported my ME3 adept for another playthrough on Insanity and breezed through until I came up to the part where Dr. Eva is charging at the player character in slow motion. I'm using a Paladin V ...
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What is the strange occurrence in the combat simulator?

There is an achievement in Mass Effect 3 : Citadel called Technical Issues: What is the strange occurrence in the combat simulator and how do I find it?
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Climb the ladder

I'm playing in story mode. I have the digital deluxe edition and I have downloaded everything that comes with that. I've been stuck on this for a long time. When I first purchased mass effect 3 I ...
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Do weapon precision upgrades improve your squad mates?

I have been dubious as to how much weapon upgrades that affect precision really works for your squad mates. For the player it's fairly simple - it's easier to hit because the weapon reticle is smaller ...
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How can I re-enable bonus powers in Mass Effect 3?

I played through the game and all its dlc-s back in the days...and now I have the Citadel DLC which I'm playing. My problem is that after reinstalling ME3 it reset my DLC-s so I can play through Omega ...
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I just can't beat the Reaper on Rannoch in ME3 [duplicate]

I have read all the tips and I just can't do this particular mission. I am really looking for some kind of save game editor to allow you to finish the mission or something of that nature. I've tried ...
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Does My Readiness Rating Change the Ending if it Decreases While I'm in the Last Mission [duplicate]

I was able to push my effective rating over 4000 before I started the final assault on Earth and received the "Master and Commander" trophy. I then got to just after you are beamed up to the Citadel ...
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Does multiplayer progress carry over between platforms? [duplicate]

I play ME3 on xbox and a friend has it on PC. I know we can't game together between platforms but I was wondering if I bought ME3 on the PC is there any way that I can use the same profile that I use ...
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Can I enable Xbox 360 controller support?

How can I enable Xbox 360 controller support in Mass Effect 3? Perhaps the ME3 Coalesced Editor will do the trick?
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Do squadmates with the squadmate ammo upgrade grant you the power?

If I upgrade a squadmate's ammo power and choose the "squadmate ammo" bonus in level 4, will I and the third squadmate get the ammo at 50% effectiveness? If so, and more importantly, can ammo bonuses ...
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How do I take a screenshot on Mass effect 3? [duplicate]

I need help taking screenshots in Mass Effect 3. I was able to put it on as a non-Steam game but when I load it up it, Steam thinks I shut it down as soon as. So I'm not able to take screenshots.
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Is there any reason to do all these pull-ups?

After finishing the main storyline of the Citadel DLC, you get the option to invite certain crewmembers up to your apartment for a scene. When you invite James in, he notices your exercise equipment ...
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Samara vs Morinth, benefits of each choice?

What I'm asking here is which Asari provides the greater access to content, the best war assets, possible romance options, etc. I know that Morinth will be turned into a Banshee if you choose to kill ...
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Why does everybody seem surprised that Kaiden can use Reave?

Needless to say, there be spoilers in here... If you have not completed Mass Effect 3 or haven't yet played the Citadel DLC than you have been warned and it's your own fault! During the party in ...
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If Mordin survives Tuchanka, is he present in the Citadel DLC?

Needless to say, there be spoilers in here... If you have not completed Mass Effect 3 or haven't yet played the Citadel DLC than you have been warned and it's your own fault! I've always allowed ...
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Why did my squad die in the final push by Hammer to the beam in the ending of Mass Effect 3?

In the final push at the end of Mass Effect, my squad was crushed by a flaming flying Mako instead of being airlifted out and witnessing a teary goodbye between Kaiden and my Shep (I romanced him and ...
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Does the ending change if I complete the Leviathan DLC?

In the course of the Leviathan DLC you learn some pretty important new facts about the reapers, namely that Does this knowledge affect the game ending at all? Are there more conversation options ...
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Does the DLC separate the player-base?

I have played ME3 coop for the past week. Sat->Friday had no problem getting into public games. On Friday, I noticed there are 3 free multiplayer DLC packs. I installed them. Since installation, I ...
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How late in the game can I complete From Ashes without missing any of Javik's dialogue?

After finishing the From Ashes mission, there's a brief pause before Javik becomes available as a squad mate or has anything to say. How long can I push From Ashes before I've missed opportunities to ...