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Yup. Thane will get impaled if you don't get the cannons, Jack will die if there's no armor, and Tali will die (if your a male, Legion dies if your player is a female) if you don't get the shields. Other deaths depend on loyalty and jobs you hand out.

Oh yeah, and I believe you buy the armor from Miranda.

Edit: The person dying from the drones depends on the Biotic making the bubble. My first playthrough I made the same mistake, with an unloyal Samara. If the Biotic is loyal, they won't begin to lose power and falter at the final stretch.
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Yup. Thane will get impaled if you don't get the cannons, Jack will die if there's no armor, and Tali will die (if your a male, Legion dies if your player is a female) if you don't get the shields. Other deaths depend on loyalty and jobs you hand out.

Oh yeah, and I believe you buy the armor from Miranda.
you can buy upgrades from anybody. i bought all of mine from mordin


edit: looks like i have to choose wisely when talking to samara's daughter so that i can get her as a loyal biotic. i wont side with jack because i dont really like her, lol.

i think the only reason i failed samara's mission was because i said that i dont do drugs or whatnot, probably should go back and act like a free loving drug addict
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you can buy upgrades from anybody. i bought all of mine from mordin


edit: looks like i have to choose wisely when talking to samara's daughter so that i can get her as a loyal biotic. i wont side with jack because i dont really like her, lol.
Yeah, but think you need to talk to Miranda about the upgrades before you can buy them. I edited my post kinda late above, so here's what I added:

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The person dying from the drones depends on the Biotic making the bubble. My first playthrough I made the same mistake, with an unloyal Samara. If the Biotic is loyal, they won't begin to lose power and falter at the final stretch.
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Yeah, but think you need to talk to Miranda about the upgrades before you can buy them. I edited my post kinda late above, so here's what I added:
yep noticed that thanks i'll be playing thru again and this time grunt will LIVE!

and nope, you can talk to garrus, mordin or whomever else about upgrades.
 
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Make sure that you check who you assign to each task. I believe the way I played (on my second playthrough) was:

- Legion for Tech Expert.
- Garrus for Both Squad Leader Positions.
- Loyal Samara for Biotic.
- Mordin for Escort.

And everyone lived. My first play through was horrible. I didn't want to spoil it, so I played through normally. As a result, the mission "caught me with my pants down". I ended up not recruiting Thane at all, not having the cannons, and with an Unloyal Samara, Legion, and Jack. It was not pretty.
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I was a soilder renegade and save my teammates. The Normandy crew how ever did not make it except for the doctor. I saw kelly melt in my face.
    
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Make sure that you check who you assign to each task. I believe the way I played (on my second playthrough) was:

- Legion for Tech Expert.
- Garrus for Both Squad Leader Positions.
- Loyal Samara for Biotic.
- Mordin for Escort.

And everyone lived. My first play through was horrible. I didn't want to spoil it, so I played through normally. As a result, the mission "caught me with my pants down". I ended up not recruiting Thane at all, not having the cannons, and with an Unloyal Samara, Legion, and Jack. It was not pretty.

wow your first playthrough was riddled with impatience

mine wasnt bad, but i lost 3.

-tali for tech
-miranda for the first squad leader, garrus for the second.
-unloyal samara for biotic
-and jacob for the escort
 
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I was a soilder renegade and save my teammates. The Normandy crew how ever did not make it except for the doctor. I saw kelly melt in my face.
Kelly had it coming. She was by far the character I hated most in Mass Effect 2.
I only managed to have one play through that had her die.
    
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Is Garrus going to be in the sequel? That was the only character I really liked from ME.
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Kelly had it coming. She was by far the character I hated most in Mass Effect 2.
I only managed to have one play through that had her die.
what was wrong with Kelly?
 
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