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Mass Effect 2 is the first game in the series to appear on a PlayStation console and it was released almost a year after the versions for other platforms. The game comes on a single Blu-ray and has additional, previously released content included on the disc.

The Blu-ray disc contains: A single-use code to access the online Cerberus Network is provided with each copy of a game.

Things that need to be downloaded from Cerberus Network in order to play: The included DLC packs introduce new missions, an expanded storyline, and new vehicles, weapons and items. Next to a tweaked engine for more graphical polish, there is an additional introduction. Players of the original Mass Effect could carry over a number of choices from the first title using a savegame. These involve events such as a romantic interest, a sacrifice near the end of the game, the main character's appearance and the statistics that had been built up. To resolve that and to bring PS3 owners up to speed with the storyline of the original game, a new chapter called Genesis was added. After determining the gender and look for Commander Shepard and playing the main introduction, Genesis is accessed. It is presented as an interactive comic where players get to relive the events of the first game and also determine the six major decisions that are carried over to the second game.

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Mass Effect 2 PlayStation 3 Mass Effect 2 - Boldly go where noone has gone before
Mass Effect 2 PlayStation 3 Mass Effect 2 - Fighting the Geth, although they aren't the main focus of combat as in the original game
Mass Effect 2 PlayStation 3 Mass Effect 2 - Loading screen
Mass Effect 2 PlayStation 3 Mass Effect 2 - Thane might be a good ally to try and recruit

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Mass Effect 2 Screenshot
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Critic Reviews

OMGN: Online Multiplayer Games Network Jan 27, 2011 9.6 out of 10 96
Spazio Games Jan 27, 2011 9.5 out of 10 95
NZGamer Feb 16, 2011 9.5 out of 10 95
PSX Extreme Jan 22, 2011 9.2 out of 10 92
Game Revolution Jan 26, 2011 A- 91
Level 7 Jan 27, 2011 9 out of 10 90
Thunderbolt Games Jan 31, 2011 9 out of 10 90
GamingXP Jan 18, 2011 90 out of 100 90
PAL Gaming Network (PALGN) Feb 03, 2011 9 out of 10 90
Jeuxvideo.fr Jan 20, 2011 9 out of 10 90

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Awards

  • GamePro (Germany)
    • 2011 - #2 Console RPG of the Year (Readers' Vote)

Sciere (424932) added Mass Effect 2 (PlayStation 3) on Feb 12, 2011