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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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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How do I get to the “Personnel Facilities” waypoint in Priority: Mars?

In the second mission of the game, Priority: Mars, you fight your way inside a building and go up a large elevator. Once you take the elevator all the way up, you find yourself in an area that kind of ...
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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?

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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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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How do you get the hoodie for Shepard?

I've seen footage of Shepard with a hoodie in ME3. Is this an accomplishment or something? Or is it a mod and not actually available in the game?
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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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Can I play Mass Effect 3 in First Person Mode?

It bugs me that my character covers part of the screen. Can I play this game in First Person Mode or in a less annoying Third Person Mode? How?
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Whats the value for EDI and Jokers romance?

I want them them to love each other but I fudged up and didn't get them to hook up on their own. How can I edit my save so they get together?
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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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I got an email from Ashley telling me to meet her at a Memorial but she is nowhere to be found

Ashley is not part of Normandy anymore (after the Citadel 2 mission) but I still got an email from her telling me to meet her at the Citadel Memorial for something with her sister. I got to the two ...
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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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What is the plot id/flag for the survival of the grissom academy students in mass effect 3 for the ME 3 editor?

At the very end of Jack's mission at Grissom Academy, you choose whether to send the students on the front lines, or use them as support roles. Sending them to the front line has them killed at the ...
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How do I use Tech Armor?

I'm a sentinel, and one of my primary reasons for picking the class was I liked the idea of having an ability that improved my shields, since I'm not so great at avoiding being hit. But I can't seem ...
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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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Can I use Mass Effect 3 DLC while offline?

Every time I open Mass Effect 3, it connects to the EA network with the message "Validating DLC". For something like the pre-order guns, I don't see this as being a big deal, but for something bigger, ...
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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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How can I change Thane's fate in Mass Effect 3 with 'Gibbed Save Editor'?

In Mass Effect 3 I've missed the meeting in hospital with Thane and now the Salarian Councillor is dead. What should I change with the Gibbed Save Editor to save him? I didn't romance him.
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How do I buy Mass Effect 3 DLC on PC?

Now I may be missing something obvious, but there is Day 1 DLC for Mass Effect 3 on PC, and I can't see any way of easily buying it. Despite the latest Origin update which claims to allow the ...
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Romance in Mass Effect?

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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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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What upgrades transfer from Mass Effect 2?

Is there any benefit into maxing your Weapon, Biotic, or Tech upgrades in a Mass Effect 2 save before importing to Mass Effect 3? Credits are at a premium in Mass Effect 2, and if there's no benefit ...
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Are my romance options in ME3 limited if I cheated on my ME1 romance in ME2?

In Mass Effect 1, I was a male Shepard and romanced Liara. In Mass Effect 2 Liara was off brokering so I kinda fell for the rebel with a loving soul Jack. Question: Are my romance options limited ...
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Does the order of missions matter?

Does the order in which I complete missions have any effects, like blocking out other missions? Are there any general mission order rules I should follow, or specific exceptions? Should I always ...
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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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Where are the achievements in Mass Effect 3?

I'm pretty new with Origin so forgive me if this is obvious. I'm playing Mass Effect 3 and I'm trying to see what the achievements are. Problem is: I can't find an "Achievements" menu item in-game, ...
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What are the rewards for playing multiplayer on each difficulty?

Are there differences in the amount of credits, experience and galactic readiness earned between bronze, silver, and gold difficulties?
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Trying to make peace between geth quarians problem. Mass effect3

Hey guys thx for any available help, I´m basically trying to make peace geth quarians in me3, I have imported all the way from ME1 and ME2. My trouble is that I couldn´t select the peaceful option ...
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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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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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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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How to start the Omega DLC?

I have just got the Omega DLC for Mass Effect 3 and it isn't particularly obvious how to start it. I have checked the Galaxy map for any markers and all that is left on my map is the final mission and ...
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How can I play Vanguard effectively in Mass Effect 3?

In Mass Effect 2, I read the Vanguard - with the right specs and player skill - could completely dominate close quarters battle with the charge and shotgun/melee. Is this still an effective strategy ...
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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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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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Do certain weapons do more damage to shields/barriers/armour?

In Mass Effect 2, some weapons did more damage to a certain type of defence (shields, barriers or armour). Is the same true in Mass Effect 3?
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What sort of artifacts is Kannik looking for?

I'm trying to get General Oraka not killed. I've talked to Kannik in giving me the "top-of-the-line" weapons, but he expects artifacts from me. WHat sort of artifacts is he looking for & where can ...
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What is the impact of forming the students into a Biotic Company?

In Grissom Academy: Emergency Evacuation we can choose between having the students in a support role or having them be a front line force. This either improves the 103rd Marine Divison (+50 strength) ...
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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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What is does weight do to companions? [duplicate]

as stated in the title, what does weight do to companions. i know that it will make my power usage longer/shorter to use, but what will it do to companions, as it doesn't show what it will do in-game? ...
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Where's the line between friends and lovers?

According to this, this, and this, the dating world in Mass Effect 3 is exclusive to a singular person for the duration of the game. In other words, I'm not capable of romancing Ashley and Samantha at ...
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Will an imported ME3 Shepard be the same as a new Shepard story-wise?

If I import a Shepard from a game I just completed, will his story (e.g. decisions made et al.) be identical to a newly created Shepard? Is the only benefit of importing a ME3 Shepard his level? ...
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Which is the most effective Sniper Rifle, and where can I lay my hands on one?

As with the demo, I already find my Infiltrator Shepard is leaning towards sniper rifles as a primary weapon. So, excluding anything DLC or otherwise not in the core game, which Sniper Rifle has the ...
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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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Cortez thinks I'm gay, will it affect my chances to date women?

My male Shepard has been trying to be a general nice guy to Steve Cortez, maybe a little too much, encouraging him to take shore leave "for me" and encouraging him to visit the refugee remembrance ...