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I want to beat the game on insanity. I was wondering if anyone has beaten it yet, and what class they used?
post #2 of 19
1) hell yeah, patriots
2) I would go with soldier, it can put out the most damage in the least time from my experience. That's what I used for my ME2 insanity run
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i'm currently trying insanity with an adapt

adapt + black widow = fun smile.gif the new "elite" mobs (phantom, etc...) will still empty your ammo tho. they got tons of hp's and especially annoying when dealing with about 5 adds that comes with them.
post #4 of 19
Am using soldier with a fresh hardcore run.
Will use this imported for the second run in Insanity
I think soldier + armor piercing ammo = bye bye reapers, you don't need to worry about cover, you just need enough weapon/damage upgrades and cover means nothing.
And you don't need luck as long as you've got ammo tongue.gif
post #5 of 19
I swear by the Vanguard class, Biotic Charge saved my ass so many times during the game and in ME3 if you set your character up right you can get insane recharge rates on your powers. I had my guy set where I could charge get in a quick shot or melee attack and be good to charge again, useful if your overwhelmed and about dead.
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post #6 of 19
Soldier is probably the best choice, but Vanguard is another good option if you use the right weapons and spam powers.
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post #7 of 19
Alright I started playing Insanity, I haven't died yet,
I make EXTENSIVE use of the marksman skill, its very awesome with some duration upgrades, as for the recharge I have only one gun so it recharges within 1.5s, so does adrenaline mode,
BUT ammo is scarce in insanity so its a little problem since it empties the M-76 Revenant very quickly.
post #8 of 19
WARNING!!!! HUGE spoiler ahead!!!!

as an adapt, I favored the geth pulse rifle more then any other gun since GPR + disrupt ammo from ashley drop shields like nothing else in the game biggrin.gif with a GPR, i can drop shields faster then even a black widow biggrin.gif once the shields are down, Liara and I made short work of everything else that comes along. the only real TOUGH fight was vs kai leng which you don't have time to do much of anything since the SOB is pretty much immune to everything i throw at him :/

my fav strat for insanity with adapt = ash with widow and group disrupt ammo, liara with maxed stasis, singularity and a few points into warp, myself with maxed throw. i favor throw over warp to detonate because for me it does more dmg with the double shot and have better fire and forget ratio. (and it's quite satisfying to see those bastards fly off into the next zip code:D ) warp may require some finishing off on some mobs.

gameplay wise, it's great on insanity biggrin.gif

story on the other hand..... frown.gif sux if you didn't have an import
post #9 of 19
Infiltrator.

Only use the pistol LIKE A MAN.
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Infiltrator.
Only use the pistol LIKE A MAN.

I actually did a ME2 Insanity run with Infiltrator, its only difficult until you get the widow, then your only problem becomes ammo management (the m920 Cain helps on some difficult boss fights aswell thumb.gif)
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