Tagged With mass effect

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For a game that was one of the killer apps for the Xbox 360, it's surprising the PC version never shipped with proper controller support. Leave it to modders then to do the work of BioWare and Microsoft by cramming it in there post-launch. Or should I say post-post-post-launch, seeing as the game came out in 2010.

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There's no getting around it: a lot of modern, graphically intense games look kinda same-y. At a glance, it can be hard to tell the difference. But show me a shot of the Mass Effect series and I'll instantly be like, "Yeah, that's Mass Effect." Why? A single shape that's everywhere.

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Film critics, moviegoers and social media are all in agreement: Jupiter Ascending is a rancid pile of exploding bollocks. We can't remember the last time a sci-fi flick was so brutally and comprehensively eviscerated. (Hell, even After Earth had some fans.) If Jupiter Ascending was a band, it would be Nickelback fronted by Fred Durst. If it was a disease, it would be necrotizing fasciitis (don't Google Image that.) If it was a yoghurt lid, it'd be one of those bastard defective ones that refuse to tear off properly and then cut your tongue when you lick 'em. Or so the snarky Twitterverse would have us believe...

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The Mass Effect trilogy gets a series of Minimates figures to collect in the most annoying way possible. Diamond Select Toys has an entire line of Mass Effect figures coming out, with the first wave of seven tiny space commandos and friends. But that's not the annoying bit.