Mass Effect 2

PC, XB360, PS3 / RPG / Release: Jan 26, 2010 / ESRB: M

Mass Effect 2: Arrival DLC due this month

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 18, 2011 7:00am PDT

The final piece of Mass Effect 2 DLC is due later this month, paving the way for the Reaper invasion of Earth in Mass Effect 3.


Assassin's Creed Brotherhood Wins Writers Guild Award, Red Dead and Mass Effect 2 Ineligible

By Steve Watts, Feb 07, 2011 9:15am PST

Proving that a mixture of Renaissance-period drama and insane sci-fi nonsense pays off, Assassin's Creed Brotherhood has taken the top video game...


"Yeah who the fuck is the WGA and why would any gaming company want to join them? I don't buy my ..."

- Bboygorge see all 9 comments

Daily Filter: January 12, 2011

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 12, 2011 6:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games everyday. The most anti


LIMBO, Red Dead Redemption, and Mass Effect 2 Most Nominated Games for 11th Annual GDC Awards

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 12, 2011 10:00am PST

The nominees for the 11th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards have been announced, meaning that we now get to see what games the international...


"How Bad Company 2 did not get nominated for Best Technology is beyond me."

- zardoz555 see all 16 comments

Mass Effect 2 Pre-Order Bonuses Will be Free for PS3 Gamers

By Brian Leahy, Jan 05, 2011 4:00pm PST

Those of you that will be buying Mass Effect 2 on the PlayStation 3 when it is released on January 18th (21st in Europe) will be treated to some...


"Just release it already so you can spit out the next DLC pack!! Can't wait"

- kyrieee see all 3 comments

Mass Effect 2 'Cerberus Network' Goes on Vacation; New 'Pre-Mass Effect 3' DLC Teased

By Xav de Matos, Jan 03, 2011 7:15am PST

It looks like Mass Effect 2's content and information network "Cerberus" has decided to take a last minute vacation. Kotaku spotted a news update...


"Funny how they describe Mass Effect 3 as being about Earth getting attacked by a "new enemy". ..."

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Best of 2010 Awards: Xbox 360 Exclusive

By Shack Staff, Dec 29, 2010 3:00pm PST

Xbox 360 Exclusive: Mass Effect 2 Though it is also available on the PC (and soon to be released on the PS3), for the purposes of this category,...


"Man there must have not been any good Xbox games this year if the #1 isn't even an exclusive, ..."

- phinn see all 67 comments

Best of 2010 Awards: DLC Add-on

By Shack Staff, Dec 29, 2010 7:00am PST

DLC Add-on: Red Dead Redemption's "Undead Nightmare" After shooting our way across the southwest, through Mexico, and back again in the...


"Wait, VIETNAM wasn't even nominated? Did these guys even play it? I'm guessing they just ..."

- Gorkgork see all 21 comments

Best of 2010 Awards: Role-Playing

By Shack Staff, Dec 28, 2010 9:00am PST

Role-Playing: Mass Effect 2 In the far reaches of space, one man (or woman, if you'd prefer) holds


"No mention of Resonance of Fate at all? Its the anti Final Fantasy 13 and is so much better ..."

- bugsY see all 101 comments

Best of 2010 Awards: Story

By Shack Staff, Dec 27, 2010 3:00pm PST

Story: Red Dead Redemption In most cases, Rockstar has a knack for getting us to


"Boo. Heavy Rain gets my vote up and down on this. The last 5 to 6 hours of that story I couldn't ..."

- rtjd22 see all 15 comments

Best of 2010 Awards: Magic Moment

By Shack Staff, Dec 27, 2010 8:00am PST

Magic Moment: Mass Effect 2 We do lots of different things in video games but every so often we find ourselves, controller in hand, experiencing...


"Probably the top five on my list would all be things from Just Cause 2. Despite having no ..."

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Mass Effect 2 Trekking to PS3 on Jan. 18 in North America, Jan. 21 in Europe

By Xav de Matos, Dec 10, 2010 8:00am PST

Space explorers take note, Mass Effect's PlayStation debut has been dated for both North America and Europe. Originally given the rather...


"tell me they incorporated MOVE controls and i might just bite again :)"

- araczynski see all 5 comments

Mass Effect 2 PS3 Edition Bonus Content Revealed as Free DLC and Motion Comic

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 09, 2010 12:40pm PST

The promised "hours of bonus content" included with the PlayStation 3 port of Mass Effect 2 have been revealed as a wodge of downloadable content...


"Any word yet of a complete edition of ME2 on PC? I want to wait until they're done release DLC."

- MeestaNob see all 17 comments

Mass Effect 2 Statistics Revealed by BioWare

By Brian Leahy, Sep 07, 2010 11:20am PDT

Mass Effect 2 executive producer Casey Hudson has revealed some interesting statistics from the game over at IGN. BioWare put a whole bunch of...


"I guess those stats explain why Bioware skimped on FemShep content."

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Daily Filter: September 1, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Sep 01, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom