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I know! I swear I've visited every single side-street or taken everything and hacked every station/computer/door the first time through, and NEVER ONCE came accross the Geth Pulse Rifle...

while my second quick playthrough, it was sitting visibly there... impossible to miss...

and also my second time was Insanity... I'll start over again, by using the ME2 save =) so I don't have to start at level 1 and see if it has to be second playthrough or does it have to be on Insanity difficulty
How come when I choose an ME2 save to play through again, it only gives me the option to continue my first ME2 profile? I tried to do the same and ended up using my ME1 character again.
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Who here is using the preset Shepard appearance? I made my own dude and now, if I see any other character with Shepard's voice it just looks......wrong.
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I use the preset Shepard Appearence
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Who here is using the preset Shepard appearance? I made my own dude and now, if I see any other character with Shepard's voice it just looks......wrong.
The preset male Shepard looks he's stoned or has some kind of bowl problem. Besides, making your own Shepard is part of the fun. I needed mine to really represent humanity in order to fit with the renegade ending.
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Man this game is starting to grow on me. So far I've done pretty much every mission that's come my way. I'm about to go get Tali now (I got everyone else except Ashley). I'll be sure to keep an eye out for that Geth rifle. Although, my collector assault rifle is pretty bad ass especially with maxed cryo ammo.

I'll let you guys know if using Morinth you can get the no one left behind badge. I do like her powers a lot better than Samara's.

Anyone know if the warp ammo is any good?

Why do you get that with Morinth? Wasn't Samara the original choice? I would expect that by replacing Samara with her daughter you actually leave one behind .
 
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@Black Omega Warp Ammo is very good, I only use 2 ammo's Squad Warp and Squad Distruptor.

Warp Ammo gives a boost against everything except for shields
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Who here is using the preset Shepard appearance? I made my own dude and now, if I see any other character with Shepard's voice it just looks......wrong.
Agreed, because I tried to make my own Shepard with a buzz cut, with the face of the Shepard I had in ME1, and it turned out horribly wrong.
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I just got 40 Paragon points!!!!! I managed to do the following :

1. Keep the info about Tali's Father
2. Argue for Tali by talking about Sovereign, Saren, The Geth
3. Argue that I trust her with my life and if the Quarians need more proof I will bring in the Normandy a ship where Tali can't sleep because it is too quiet!
4. Made the Quarian Admirals respect Tali and showed them that I took care of one of my own and not of a Quarian .
5. Showed them that my word and actions speak for themselves. If they don't value my words, saviour of the Citadel, then they had a problem.

Add to that the convos in the beginning, and the 5 steps above = 8+32 Paragon points (these you get when you save Tali from exile) .


Tali is not exiled due to insufficient evidence .


You gotta love being paragon level 50 in mass effect 1, doing full paragon whenever possible in mass effect 2 and having bought the +20% negociation helmet .


P.S: she is still called vas Normandy tho .
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I love Tali's voice/accent.
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The preset male Shepard looks he's stoned or has some kind of bowl problem. Besides, making your own Shepard is part of the fun. I needed mine to really represent humanity in order to fit with the renegade ending.
That's what I thought too; his preset appearance is kind of ho-hum. I always like messing with those create your own character things. I swear I always spend like an hour making them look just right.

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Why do you get that with Morinth? Wasn't Samara the original choice? I would expect that by replacing Samara with her daughter you actually leave one behind .
I dunno if you get it or not, but I will soon find out.

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@Black Omega Warp Ammo is very good, I only use 2 ammo's Squad Warp and Squad Distruptor.

Warp Ammo gives a boost against everything except for shields
Nice, I'll have to retrain my stuff and see how that ammo does. I set mine extra power up with Morinths turncoat power. I love getting the enemies to fight each other. I usually posses a heavy and just watch them anihilate their team. Then I hit em again and headshot em with that crazy huge sniper rifle I got. :
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Agreed, because I tried to make my own Shepard with a buzz cut, with the face of the Shepard I had in ME1, and it turned out horribly wrong.
That's hard to do; why didn't you just import your guy from ME1?

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I just got 40 Paragon points!!!!! I managed to do the following :

1. Keep the info about Tali's Father
2. Argue for Tali by talking about Sovereign, Saren, The Geth
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5. Showed them that my word and actions speak for themselves. If they don't value my words, saviour of the Citadel, then they had a problem.

Add to that the convos in the beginning, and the 5 steps above = 8+32 Paragon points (these you get when you save Tali from exile) .


Tali is not exiled due to insufficient evidence .


You gotta love being paragon level 50 in mass effect 1, doing full paragon whenever possible in mass effect 2 and having bought the +20% negociation helmet .


P.S: she is still called vas Normandy tho .
Very good to know for when I play through as a paragon. I wonder how many renegade points you get for that mission?
No matter, I've almost maxed the renegade bar. I've just got less than half of a bar to go to be full renegade.
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