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Forgive the short reply, but I'm on my cell.
It seems more like you are trying to find faults in this game, instead of just enjoying the story. Perhaps it gets better explained in the game. Why not hit up some of the bioware dev's and ask them? You can find almost anyone on twitter.
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From what i remember it took the entire fleet to take out one reaper, not to mention that reaper was controlling Saren while at the same time trying to take control of the citadel, humans are hardly their biggest threat, yeah, one human screwed them over big time, but that dosn't mean the rest of the humans are going to pose them much of a threat by themselves once the rest of the galaxy is wiped out, in actual fact that would be the smart thing to do instead of attacking one planet first and then having the rest of the galaxies forces come down on you.

If i remember correctly...
which i think I do....
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAyH4KRXqgA&feature=plcp&context=C3deb7e1UDOEgsToPDskJCfLxtKFHHj-1jB8zXAvEg
The Council Worlds defense fleet were getting OBLITERATED until the Human fleet showed up.
The Reaper was shrugging off all the attacks until Shepard defeated Sauron... Then the Normandy actually dealt the killing blow...

so I think the Humans proved they would be the biggest threat... which is kinda what the Council was afraid of... which is why we are treated as second class citizens.
    
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Forgive the short reply, but I'm on my cell.
It seems more like you are trying to find faults in this game, instead of just enjoying the story. Perhaps it gets better explained in the game. Why not hit up some of the bioware dev's and ask them? You can find almost anyone on twitter.

No offense, but i'm simply following Bioware's own backstory here, not to mention your argument basically stated that the reapers were attacking earth to get rid of Shepard, yeah, they're going to attack an entire planet, populated by billions, expecting to hit that one target that is smart enough to slip out from their grasp and alert the entire galaxy of their presence, how about you come up with some better points instead of accusing me of trying to find faults in the game for the sake of it? Sorry if i sound like a jerk here but no way am i 'trying' to find any faults, to me they're blindingly obvious and i'm just pointing them out, to others perhaps not and that's fine, but no need to go down that route.
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If i remember correctly...
which i think I do....
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAyH4KRXqgA&feature=plcp&context=C3deb7e1UDOEgsToPDskJCfLxtKFHHj-1jB8zXAvEg
The Council Worlds defense fleet were getting OBLITERATED until the Human fleet showed up.
The Reaper was shrugging off all the attacks until Shepard defeated Sauron... Then the Normandy actually dealt the killing blow...
so I think the Humans proved they would be the biggest threat... which is kinda what the Council was afraid of... which is why we are treated as second class citizens.

But that's just one reaper, and even then it took an epic pounding before being blown apart (all the while fighting Shepard through Saron), the human fleet would not stand a chance against thousands of them.
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Well, Offline has further solidified himself as someone who was so butthurt over DA2 that he doesn't WANT any other BioWare games to be good.

Edit: The whole point of ME3 is collecting EVERYONE from all the different parts of the galaxy to try to meet the reapers and destroy them. That's not the Alliance fleet (which was one of a few fleets if I recall correctly) it's ALL of the fleets in the galaxy.

I think that the reapers attacked Earth first because it was the closest system to where they were when Shepard destroyed the mass relay in Arrival... It is natural that they would head to the nearest relay so that they could go to the rest of the galaxy, no?
Edited by sweffymo - 2/16/12 at 4:00pm
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No offense, but i'm simply following Bioware's own backstory here, not to mention your argument basically stated that the reapers were attacking earth to get rid of Shepard, yeah, they're going to attack an entire planet, populated by billions, expecting to hit that one target that is smart enough to slip out from their grasp and alert the entire galaxy of their presence, how about you come up with some better points instead of accusing me of trying to find faults in the game for the sake of it? Sorry if i sound like a jerk here but no way am i 'trying' to find any faults, to me they're blindingly obvious and i'm just pointing them out, to others perhaps not and that's fine, but no need to go down that route.

You say that your not trying to find fault, when that is exactly what you are doing, and if you can't see that I can't do much more for you.
It's more dramatic if they attack earth first, it gives it more of a sense of impending doom for YOU the player, because that is what it is your story so they want to make it as much of an experience for you, who gives a **** if they attack whats left of the Batarian's. It is "blindingly obvious" that you are assuming that earth is their only target, if you've watched any of the trailers you see the reapers attacking the Krogan home world, attacking the Asari, hell I'd even wager they toss a reaper or two at the Quarians and Salarian's just for ****s and giggles.

@sweffymo, Your right, I take it back, he is butt sore.
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Well, Offline has further solidified himself as someone who was so butthurt over DA2 that he doesn't WANT any other BioWare games to be good.

Yeah, just keep throwing insults my way instead of, you know, counter-arguing my points like an adult wink.gif

That's fine though, i'm done, it's obvious some people will defend things no matter what while others will chip in with petty little insults every now and again, lol, no harm done though eh folks wink.gif Adios smile.gif
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But that's just one reaper, and even then it took an epic pounding before being blown apart (all the while fighting Shepard through Saron), the human fleet would not stand a chance against thousands of them.

I'm just gonna say that... A. Epic Pounding? Imagine firing a .45 pistol at a tank... that is pretty much what we saw there... it shrugged off everything thrown at it.

I never said that the human Fleet would stand a chance against all of them... I said they were the biggest threat to the Reapers... (obviously the humans did not do so well when the Reapers set down on Earth... I think we can all agree to that)
But you asked WHY they attacked Earth... I am saying I believe this is why they went to Earth First... they were pissed at Shepard, and knew Humans were a threat.

The whole point of this game is to gather massive amounts of troops and support to not only liberate earth... but to defeat the Reapers.
    
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See my edit. Also, I don't really need to add anything because EVERY SINGLE other user on this thread agrees with me and the other people are posting the same arguments I would make.
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I can't play the demo, the aspect ratio is way off and I can't see half the options in the options menu... ack!
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There's also no key to toggle a selection. Everything must be done with a mouse and I can't get the mouse on the options as is stops at the top... wth!
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