10 Facts About Mass Effect Trilogy

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Mass Effect is quite possibly the most important science fiction universe of our generation. Here are 10 things you probably didn't know about Mass Effect.


1
Mass Effect was originally called Science Fiction X.

2
Mordin Solus was inspired by Clint Eastwood.

3
Buzz Aldrin Voices The Stargazer in Mass Effect.

4
Garrus’ romance option was added due to fan feedback.

5
In Mass Effect 2, if you take your ship over to Uranus and launch a probe, EDI will remark “Really Commander?” before saying “…probing Uranus.”

6
The Krogans have their overly-crumpled pugnacious faces based directly off that of bats.

7
The majority of Mass Effect players go Paragon (64%). There’s hope for humanity yet!

8
The Salarian race were directly based off the back of that old-school ‘look’ aliens in the 1950s.

9
Mass Effect exists solely because of Star Wars.

10
Shepard died once when the Normandy SR-1 was shot down in the beginning of Mass Effect 2.