Mass Effect 3

PC, XB360, PS3, WIIU / RPG / Release: Mar 6, 2012 / ESRB: M

Mass Effect 3 stats guide released by BioWare

By Steve Watts, Feb 16, 2012 3:15pm PST

Mass Effect 3 uses some complicated math equations to calculate its stats, and senior designer Manveer Heir has taken the veil off to let min-maxers math their way to victory.


Controllers 'unsupported' in Mass Effect 3 PC

By Steve Watts, Feb 15, 2012 2:00pm PST

BioWare's community manager Chris Priestly has officially put a stake to the heart of hopes that Mass Effect 3 will be the first game in the series to support game controllers on PC.


Mass Effect 3 Kinect voice commands listed

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 15, 2012 9:00am PST

Mass Effect 3 will be "better with Kinect" thanks to exclusive voice commands. But how exactly does it work? Microsoft has sent us an official "cheat sheet," with all the commands you'll be able to say.


Shack PSA: Mass Effect 3 demo out today

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 14, 2012 6:00am PST

This Valentine's Day, show your sweetheart you're not a callous brute by saving the entire dang human race in the Mass Effect 3. Here's a friendly reminder it launches today with a taste of the single-player campaign, with a multiplayer bit coming later i


Mass Effect Infiltrator preview

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 09, 2012 11:15am PST

Mass Effect Infiltrator is yet another part of the growing transmedia portfolio for BioWare's space IP. Don't write off Infiltrator as a simple cash-in on EA's part, however.


Mass Effect Infiltrator coming to iOS

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 07, 2012 12:15pm PST

EA has just announced Mass Effect Infiltrator for iOS, a companion app that will help boost your "Galactic Readiness" in Mass Effect 3.


Mass Effect 3 achievements won't require multiplayer

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 06, 2012 1:30pm PST

BioWare knew that many Mass Effect fans would not open its multiplayer mode with open arms. That's why many are breathing a sigh of relief that the achievements do not require playing online.


Mass Effect 3 demo includes Xbox Live Gold trial

By Steve Watts, Feb 03, 2012 1:00pm PST

Mass Effect 3's Xbox 360 demo will come with limited Gold access, so everyone can try the multiplayer portion.


Mass Effect 3 producer says to keep your save files

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 03, 2012 10:00am PST

Although Mass Effect 3 marks the end of Shepard's journey, BioWare associate producer Mike Gamble told fans that "it wouldn't be a bad idea" to keep your ME3 saves.


Mass Effect series has 'so much to draw from' for future games

By Steve Watts, Feb 02, 2012 3:45pm PST

Mass Effect 3 executive producer Michael Gamble talks about how the next game in the series could visit the history of other large-scale conflicts in the Mass Effect universe.


Mass Effect 3 offering unlocks via Facebook 'missions'

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 02, 2012 8:30am PST

The cross-marketing campaign for Mass Effect 3 is a universe unto itself, spanning action figures, books, and more. Here's another way for you to get virtual gear from the Mass Effect franchise: Facebook.


Mass Effect 3 voice cast revealed in video

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 31, 2012 12:30pm PST

A new promotional video released by EA highlights how the characters have changed for Mass Effect 3.


Mass Effect 3 'Special Forces' trailer shows co-op warfare

By Steve Watts, Jan 27, 2012 11:00am PST

A new Mass Effect 3 trailer shows off the "Special Forces" units taking on a Reaper army, with Shepard delivering a little pep talk.


Art of the Mass Effect Universe book to include Mass Effect 3 DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 24, 2012 3:30pm PST

Dark Horse Comics' Art of the Mass Effect Universe book, coming out next month, is also offering its own set of bonus DLC.


Mass Effect 3 introducing resource for new players

By Steve Watts, Jan 24, 2012 11:45am PST

BioWare is working to make the transition into the world of Mass Effect easier for new players in Mass Effect 3.