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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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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Did Bioware ever launch that face-import fix for Mass Effect 3, like they promised in 2012? [on hold]

Did Bioware ever launch that face-import fix for Mass Effect 3, like they promised in 2012? Like, my femshep was smoking, a fiesty red head with a love for some Garrus, ummm, err.... Calibration ...
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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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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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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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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 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 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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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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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 ...
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Should I give this crazy woman a gun?

In Mass Effect 3, you find several ambient conversations going on among the many different people on the Citadel. My personal favorite involves the PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) sufferer in ...
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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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Does Conrad Verner make an appearance in Mass Effect 3?

Our favorite wanna-be Spectre Conrad annoyed us for two games straight, and I'm curious as to whether or not he's back for a third round to once again irritate Commander Shepard to death. If he does ...
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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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DirectX setup Internal Error when installing Mass Effect 3

When trying to install Mass Effect 3 on my Windows 7 machine I got the following message at 99% installed: I have made sure that i have the most resent version of DirectX form the web installer. I ...
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Do ammo capacity bonuses stack?

I'm playing a soldier and I've got both Incendiary Ammo and Disruptor Ammo at level 4. I see that at level 5 for each, there's an option for +30% ammo. I'm trying to plan out my build but don't ...
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Why am I unable to import my Mass Effect 2 saves?

I just bought ME3 but I don't seem to be able to import any save games from ME2. I even launched ME2 to be sure I certainly finished the game, which I did (and Shepard's alive). I triple-checked that ...
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XP gain while soloing ME3 multiplayer (or: “does it pay to have no friends?”)

Related: How can I effectively solo the co-op mode? | How is score calculated in multiplayer? So lately, I've gotten sick of being either #3 or #4 on the leaderboards at the end of missions. "How ...
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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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Can I import someone else's Mass Effect 2 save on a PS3?

This question about where to find a full Mass Effect 2 save file made me wonder, on the PS3 can I import ME2 save data from another person when I play Mass Effect 3? I know PS3 save files are tied to ...
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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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Game hangs at the main menu while checking for downloadable content?

I just found there's a handful of free DLCs for Mass Effect 3, including an Extended Cut that supposedly fixes some issues with the ending. So, of course I downloaded and installed them as soon as I ...
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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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Is the N7:Cerberus Attacks mission internally time sensitive?

I know that the mission itself must be completed before the Priority:Tuchanka mission, and that's not what I'm asking about. Within the mission I hear a lot of hollering of "save me" from the ...
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Can I transfer mass effect 1 & 2 data on steam to mass effect 3 on xbox 360? [duplicate]

I played mass effect 1 and 2 on steam, but they do not have mass effect 3 on steam, so instead I purchased it on xbox 360. I read that there is no way to transfer the data over from a ps3, but I was ...
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How do I establish peace between the Geth and the Quarians?

Legion is cool. Tali is also cool. I don't want to pick between them. In ME2, I told the Quarians to not go to war, but they did so anyway. It seems that it's not possible to stop the war from ...
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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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Why can't I start the “From Ashes” DLC?

In ME3, I have From Ashes installed, but I haven't received any e-mails on Priority: Eden Prime. Is there a 1-time appearance or is it all the time? BTW I have an Xbox 360, so is it Disc 1 or Disc 2? ...
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How do you use cloak effectively?

I chose the infiltrator class and have maxed out the cloaking ability. Overall the class and their cloak ability still seems disappointing when compared to some of the other class abilities. So far I ...
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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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Fabricate Mass Effect 3 File

Is it possible to "fabricate" a save for Mass Effect 3? 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. Is it ...
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How do I use my Xbox 360 control pad in Mass Effect 3?

Don't get me wrong, mouse and keyboard is, to me, the only way to play the game seriously (multiplayer, usually), however, sometimes I just like to sit back and enjoy myself. Enter: The Xbox 360 ...