Through the end of February, Walls360 is offering Mass Effect themed wall decals for 20% off with checkout code SHEPARD. They carry an assortment of decals featuring the iconic Shepards, Mass Effect logos, art prints, and comic book covers.
GamersGate is offering an "up to 75%" off sale (newer titles still 50% off) on digital downloads of Mass Effect games. Origin similarly has the Mass Effect Trilogy discounted (50% off). As well, EA Mobile has dropped Mass Effect: Infiltrator pricing for the iOS by 80% (again) for Valentine's Day, but as usual, there's no love for Android owners. Discount deets after the break. Read More
Amazon's PC digital downloads "Farewell to February" sale features the Mass Effect Trilogy with its lowest pricepoint thus far: $23.99 - 25% discount = $17.99. Use promo code CAGROCKS at checkout to apply the 25% discount, which will work on one qualifying game per customer, so make your purchase wisely.
Although not specifically Mass Effect themed, this free two-minute track that composer Sam Hulick (Mass Effect soundtracks) uploaded as a holiday gift to his fans has just been reposted to Mediafire. Help him test out his new file sharing account by downloading "The Dark Corners of Space." Read More
BioWare deployed a new balance change for Mass Effect 3 multiplayer yesterday:
- Biotic Charge Power
Evolution 5 chance of not causing a cooldown increased from 33% to 50%
- Annihilation Field Power
Evolution 5 damage bonus increased from 50% to 65%
- Hydraulic Joints Gear
Melee damage bonus increased from [5%-15%] to [10%-20%]
- Collector Sniper Rifle
Damage increased from [68.3-85.4] to [73.0-91.3]
- Incisor Sniper Rifle
Damage increased from [93.3-116.6] to [98.0-122.5]
FUNimation has the Blu-Ray/DVD combo bundle for the anime movie Mass Effect: Paragon Lost in its February Sale at Amazon listings for $18, which is an all time low price for the title. However, according to CamelCamelCamel, the stable price has been about $20 since September 2012, so you can probably imagine my confusion about whether or not this implies that the price will jump back up to list value (unlikely), or jump up at all (a possibility), at the end of the month.
Dragon Age 2 and Mass Effect 2 are a part of Newegg's current 50% off sale on select pc games - physical copy with free shipping. An additional $5 discount is available for both games when you use promo code BTEXVWM29, dropping the total price of each game to $5. (U.S. only) Thanks to seamoss@CAG for the deal info.
News has been slow out of Canada, and so we're reading forum posts from Bioware Community Leaders in order to gleam information on the future of the Mass Effect franchise. A couple posts, in particular, have leaked a little bit of information on a general direction of the next installment of the series. Read More
Here's one for your inner artist: Create a Mass Effect 3 multiplayer-challenge-themed banner to be featured in Mass Effect 3 multiplayer. The top five entries, as judged by the BioWare team, will be featured in the multiplayer portion of the game. Even if you haven't participated in the multiplayer portion of Mass Effect 3 avidly, you can glean some inspiration from the comprehensive list over at the Mass Effect Wiki. Submissions will be accepted by email until February 22, 2013 at 6PM GMT. Read More
Want to make something special for your Space Sweetie this Valentines? DeviantArt user ~orangielub has put together a handy guide to making shaped chocolate treats for the target of your biotic affections. Let's just hope your affections aren't reserved for deceased space thieves or boring ex-Cerberus operatives.