Mass Effect 2 DLC Sale for XBox Live Gold Members

Mass Effect 2 won a member's choice vote to discount most of its add-on DLC this week by 50% - for XBox Live Gold members only. However, even if you are a card carrying member, this apparently doesn't mean that you can get all of the DLC at a discount. Glaring omissions include the Overlord DLC, Genesis, and all the item and alternate appearance packs. On the upside, Arrival, Lair of the Shadow Broker and Kasumi - Stolen Memory are sporting a tempting discount. Read More

IGN Daily Deal: Mass Effect 2

The recently opened IGN pc digital download store (doesn't IGN also own Direct2Drive?) has Mass Effect 2 on sale for 50% off ($10) as its Daily Deal today. However, you can also stack discount coupon code ignpcstore for an additional 20% off, yielding an even more tempting price tag of $8.

[Wall Post] Mass Effect 2 is 75% off at D2D

Mass Effect 2 (pc digital download) is 75% off ($5) at Direct2Drive for their 'Midweek Munchies' sale. Apparently D2D's referral discounts are being reworked right now, so I can't point you to a further price reduction at the moment.


Two years after Commander Shepard repelled invading Reapers bent on the destruction of organic life, a mysterious new enemy has emerged. On the fringes of known space, something is silently abducting entire human colonies. Now Shepard must work with Cerberus, a ruthless organization devoted to human

Bioware Sequel Celebration

As we mentioned yesterday, an interesting offer was coming up soon, and now it has come to fruition. If you currently own or are considering buying Dragon Age 2 (for any platform) anytime until April 30, 2011, you will have the opportunity to also get Mass Effect 2 (PC digital download only) for free, simply by entering in your Black Emporium promo code, after activation, on this page. Also check out the FAQ on the official page if you have any questions about eligibility and activation.

Arrival has…arrived

The final piece of Mass Effect 2 DLC has arrived, and reactions seem to be mixed. Although it may be an expertly crafted piece of mission melodrama, there are complaints of shortness; 1-hour playthroughs don't really give you much bang for your buck. There are already multiple full walkthrough videos of Arrival appearing on Youtube, clocking in at around 1.5 hours, cutscenes and all. We may have to chalk this one up to quality over quantity. Check out the trailer and the buzz after the break. Read More

Arrival DLC Gets A Release Date

Along with releasing three new screenshots, Bioware has set a date for the release of the last Mass Effect 2 downloadable content, which will introduce a story that bridges the events of Mass Effect 2 with the upcoming Mass Effect 3: March 29, 2011... In just 11 days! Read More

Results of the Mass Effect 2 Live Chat (March 24, 2011)

Due to technical difficulties, the chat was cut short, about 20 minutes into broadcasting. Mass Effect Lead Writer Mac Walters explained the plot of the upcoming Arrival DLC, teased about the upcoming third Mass Effect comic story arc, and answered some questions about being a writer for Electronic Arts. Video of the chat and list of questions asked after the break. Read More