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Mass Effect

Average Rating: 8.15/10
Video Game Rank: 41
Xbox 360 Rank: 14
PlayStation 3 Rank: 21
Windows Rank: 31
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Mass Effect
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Release Date
2007-11-16
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Mass Effect
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PlayStation 3 PSN edition
Rel Date: 2012-12-04
Publisher: Electronic Arts Inc. (EA)
PlayStation 3
Developer: BioWare, Edge of Reality
Media: Downloadable Content
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Rating: ESRB: M, PEGI: 18+
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Mass Effect
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North American Xbox 360 (Platinum Hits) edition
Rel Date: 2009-02-10
Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios
Xbox 360
Developer: BioWare
Media: DVD
Region: North America
Rating: ESRB: M
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Windows Downloadable edition
Rel Date: 2008-12-19
Publisher: Electronic Arts Inc. (EA)
Windows
Developer: BioWare
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: ESRB: M, OFLC(AU): MA15+ / ACB: MA15+, PEGI: 18+
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Mass Effect
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UK Windows edition
Rel Date: 2008-06-06
Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios
Windows
Developer: BioWare
Media: DVD
Region: 
Rating: BBFC: 12
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Mass Effect
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Dutch Windows edition
Rel Date: 2008-05-28
Publisher: Electronic Arts Inc. (EA)
Windows
Developer: BioWare
Media: DVD
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Rating: PEGI: 18+
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Mass Effect
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North American Windows edition
Rel Date: 2008-05-28
Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios
Windows
Developer: BioWare
Media: DVD
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Rating: ESRB: M
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Mass Effect
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English/European Xbox 360 edition
Rel Date: 2007-11-23
Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios
Xbox 360
Developer: BioWare
Media: DVD
Region: Europe and Oceania
Rating: PEGI: 18+
English
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Mass Effect
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Italian Xbox 360 (Edizione Limitata) edition
Rel Date: 2007-11-23
Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios
Xbox 360
Developer: BioWare
Media: DVD
Region: Europe and Oceania
Rating: PEGI: 18+
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Polish Windows (Collector's Edition) edition
Rel Date: 2007-11-23
Publisher: CD Projekt SA
Windows
Developer: BioWare
Media: DVD
Region: 
Rating: PEGI: 18+
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UK Xbox 360 edition
Rel Date: 2007-11-23
Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios
Xbox 360
Developer: BioWare
Media: DVD
Region: Europe and Oceania
Rating: BBFC: 12
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User summary:
Mass Effect is an action RPG and the first game in a space trilogy by developer BioWare. While comparisons may be made to their previous Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic games, Mass Effect gives the player more control over combat and is set in an original universe. Some of the races populating this universe are blue-skinned Asari, synthetic-killing machines called Geth, and large saurian warriors known as Krogan.

During the game you play as Commander Shepard, the first human chosen as an elite S.P.E.C.T.R.E. agent, tasked with investigating an ancient Prothean artifact on the planet Eden Prime. The game plays as a third-person shooter with the ability to pause combat and use the special abilities of both Shepard and squad members (all of which you can level up). As the game progresses you will also collect new weapons and armor to upgrade your squad, and new members will join you on your quest. The game features numerous dialog options, but uses a reactionary system where the player merely chooses what type of response they want without seeing the actual dialog choices. In order to maintain a cinematic experience BioWare chose to voice the main character as well as all NPCs, unusual for a game with such heavy RPG elements.

From the game box:

An ancient threat returns.

One final hope emerges.

As commander Shepard, you lead an elite squad on a heroic, action-packed adventure throughout the galaxy. Discover the imminent danger from an ancient threat and battle the traitorous Saren and his deadly army to save civilization. The fate of all life depends on your actions!

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A galactic map showing where all the trinkets are in the galaxy for your collecting pleasure.
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Statistics
Video Game Rank: 41
Xbox 360 Rank: 14
PlayStation 3 Rank: 21
Windows Rank: 31
Num Ratings: 924
Average Rating: 8.15
Standard Deviation: 1.38
Num Views: 8208
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
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Avg. Game Weight: 2.9
Fans: 46
Personal Comments: 123
Users Owning: 1476
Users Wanting: 5
Users Trading: 10 [find trade matches]
Has Parts For Trade: 0
Want Parts In Trade: 0
Price History: View
Total Plays: 322
Plays This Month: 7
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