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Weird. I had maxed out my paragon score + had a few renegade points. Upon import, I only got, like, 190 paragon and 7 renegade points.
Mayhaps I was holding it wrong
After my 3rd playthough of ME2, I used a save editor to edit the my cash to 9999999 and put all resources to 750000 and up renegade and paragon points to the max

Still have the same amount of fun with less fuss.
 
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After my 3rd playthough of ME2, I used a save editor to edit the my cash to 9999999 and put all resources to 750000 and up renegade and paragon points to the max

Still have the same amount of fun with less fuss.
I'm going to have to do this. I find the scanning of planets very tedious and boring. I hate any sort of "grinding" element in a game. I want to shoot baddies in the face not scan planets over and over...
    
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Weird. I had maxed out my paragon score + had a few renegade points. Upon import, I only got, like, 190 paragon and 7 renegade points.
Mayhaps I was holding it wrong

@the posts above, yeah, I prefer the combat in ME1 (seriously, no crouch?). Also, WTH@ the ammo limit. They completely disregarded the canon of the first game, which explained that the weapon ammo clips were just slabs of metal; with some sort of system shearing off a miniature chunk every time you fired the gun.
Either they screwed up, or I missed the ME2 codex entry which explains this sudden change.
Yeah I also found the ammo limit very annoying. Only being able to hold like 20-30 rounds for the hand cannon pistol is dumb... Especially since this was my main gun as an Adept. The big anti-material sniper rifle also needs more ammo. I don't like how inaccurate they made the sub-machineguns. They are worthless at any sort of range.
    
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Haha yeah Mass Effect 1 was AMAZING. After I beat ME1, I immediately put the ME2 disc in my 360 (borrowed it from a friend). But I was disappointed that I couldn't walk around the entire Citadel like I could in ME1. ME2 felt stripped down, but they added a lot that made up for it.
I'm stuck on the last mission though, because the first disc has a ring on it that prevents the 360 from reading it. So now I have to go to blockbuster and rent ME2 JUST so I can finish the very last mission. I wish I had bought the PC version instead lol.

Also, I see you chose to be a Sentinel. Bad idea wasn't it? lol I chose Vanguard in ME1 but when I imported my character into ME2 I changed him into a soldier instead.
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I'm going to have to do this. I find the scanning of planets very tedious and boring. I hate any sort of "grinding" element in a game. I want to shoot baddies in the face not scan planets over and over...
And with my method you just have to pop in, read the planet's description, enable scanning on anything that a signiture is detected and leave. I also visit every planet as well.
 
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So after about an hour and a half into ME2, I've realized that being a Paragon and being an Infiltrator isn't nearly as fun as it was in ME1. So it looks like I'll do a little more thorough playthrough of ME1 before playing through ME2.

Renegade, here I come.


Also, is it possible to get anyone other than Ashley/Kaidan as a love interest? Cause my eye is on Liara.
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