Mass Effect Cheats
Glitch: Use Mako on Therum Mini-Boss Fight
It is possible to take the Mako through the gap in between the two rocks, where you are supposed to get out and travel on foot. Drive in to the gap, then from inside the gap drive up the left rock, until you are completely on your side, wedged between both rocks. Slowly inch forward and use boosts to slide through the gap.
The geth and the walkers (the mini boss fight after the video) will not attack the Mako, and they die after only a couple of cannon shots.
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Have ANY character equip ANY armor even without training!!!
Potential of Glitch: You could have Kaiden (normaly a light armor only character) Wearing Krogan Heavy Armor!!!! Preparation: 1) First, you have to have the armor you want to equip in your inventory... 2) Then make sure that you have more armor upgrades(ex: Combat Exoskeleton IX) than armors. 3) Count, from the bottom of the armor list, up until you have highlighted the armor you want to equip. Remember that number. 4) Press " X " to go to the upgrades then.... Here is where the glitch is performed... 5) This part must be executed very fast, almost instantly, but not quite... Press and HOLD " Y " then hit " A " in that order. DO NOT press them simultaneously. Normally this would turn the upgrade into Omni-Gel, but since you HELD DOWN THE " Y " BUTTON, and tapped " A " very quickly... the game glitches!! 6) If done correctly... you will here the salvage sound, then a Prompt Screen pops up asking "Are sure you want to reduce to Omni-Gel..." Press " B " so you DO NOT salvage your upgrade. 7) You should see a lot of armor upgrades with duplicated info. (info located just to the left of item) 8) Once again go to the bottom and count up to the number you found earlier... 9) Press " A " to equip and enjoy!!!!!
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Character Benefit Unlockables
You have to attain certain achievements to gain benefits on future plays through the game. Simply do the achievement to gain it.
Unlockable How to Unlock +10% Experience Bonus Complete 75% of Game +10% Hardening Bonus Complete 75% of Game with Ashley in Squad +10% Health Bonus Kill 150 Organic Beings +10% Shield Bonus Kill 250 Synthetics +25% Marksman Cooldown Bonus Attain 150 Kills with Pistol +5% Experience Bonus Reach 50th level with one character 10% Reduced Cooldown for Barrier and Stasis Complete 75% of Game with Liara in Squad 10% Reduced Cooldown for Lift and Throw Complete 75% of Game with Kaiden in Squad 10% Reduced Cooldown for Overload and Damping Complete 75% of Game with Garrusin Squad 10% Reduced Cooldown for Sabotage and AI Hacking Complete 75% of Game with Tali in Squad 10% Shield Increase Sustain More Shield Damage than Health Damage on One Playthrough 5% Increase in Weapon Damage Complete the Game Twice on any Difficulty Assault Rifle Skill for New Characters Attain 150 Kills with Assault Rifle Barrier Skill for New Characters Use Barrier 75 Times Decryption Skill for New Characters Use Sabotage 75 Times Electronics Skill for New Characters Use Overload 75 Times First Aid Skill for New Characters Use 150 Medi-gel Hacking Skill for New Characters Use AI Hacking 75 Times Lift Skill (for non-biotics) Use Lift 75 Times Medicine Skill for New Characters Use Neural Hacking 75 Times Regenerate 1 Health per Second Complete 75% of Game with Wrex in Squad Shielding Skill for New Characters Use Dampening 75 Times Shotgun Skill for New Characters Attain 150 Kills with Shotgun Sniper Rifle Skill for New Characters Attain 150 Kills with Sniper Rifle Spectre Grade Weapons for Purchase Attain 1,000,000 Credits in your Wallet. Statis Skill for New Characters Use Statis 75 Times Throw Skill for New Characters Use Throw 75 Times Unlocks "Singularity" skill for future characters Use "Singularity" 75 times Warp Skill for New Characters Use Warp 75 Times
Complete each achievement to receive the allotted gamerscore.
Unlockable How to Unlock Best of the Best (50) Take first place in 12 combat scenarios on Pinnacle Station New Sheriff in Town (50) Take first place in any combat scenario on Pinnacle Station Undisputed (50) Complete Ahern's survival mission
Downloadable Content Achievements
Unlockable How to Unlock Colonial Savior (50) Complete the Bring Down the Sky mission.
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Unlockable Gamer Pics
Completing the game on the Hardcore and Insanity difficulties will unlock 2 special gamer pics for use on your profile.
Unlockable How to Unlock "N7" Gamer Pic Gain the Medal of Valor achievement Saren Gamer Pic Gain the Distinguished Combat Medal achievement
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Complete the game on Normal to unlock the secrets
Unlockable How to Unlock Hardcore Mode Complete the game once Insane Difficulty Beat the game on the Hardcore difficulty without changing the difficulty New Game + Start a New Game, then select to use existing Career. You'll be playing with your older character (with all items and skills intact)
Complete each of the following achievements below to get the allotted gamerscore.
Achievement Description AI Hacking Specialist (15) Use AI Hacking 75 times. Asari Ally (20) Complete the majority of the game with the asari squad member. Assault Rifle Expert (15) Register 150 Assault Rifle Kills. Barrier Mastery (15) Use biotic Barrier 75 times. Charismatic (10) Use Charm or Intimidate to resolve an impossible situation. Completionist (25) Complete the majority of the game. Council Legion of Merit (25) Complete Virmire. Damping Specialist (15) Use Damping Field 75 times. Distinguished Combat Medal (25) Complete 1 Mass Effect playthrough on the Hardcore difficulty setting. Distinguished Service Medal (25) Complete Eden Prime. Dog of War (25) Register 150 organic enemy kills. Extreme Power Gamer (50) Reach 60th level with one character. First Aid Specialist (15) Use medi-gel 150 times. Geth Hunter (25) Register 250 Synthetic enemy kills. Honorarium of Corporate Service (25) Complete Noveria. Krogan Ally (20) Complete the majority of the game with the Krogan squad member. Lift Mastery (15) Use biotic Lift 75 times. Long Service Medal (25) Complete 2 Mass Effect Playthroughs on any setting. Medal of Exploration (50) Land on an uncharted world. Medal of Heroism (25) Complete Feros. Medal of Honor (100) Complete 1 Mass Effect Playthrough on any setting. Medal of Valor (50) Complete 1 Mass Effect playthrough on the Insanity difficulty setting. Neural Shock Specialist (15) Use Neural Shock 75 times. Overlord Specialist (15) Use Shield Overload 75 times. Paragon (15) Accumulate 75% of total Paragon points. Paramour (10) Complete any romance subplot. Pistol Expert (10) Register 150 Pistol Kills. Power Gamer (20) Reach 50th level with one character. Quarian Ally (20) Complete the majority of the game with the quarian squad member. Renegade (15) Accumulate 75% of total Renegade points. Rich (25) Exceed 1,000,000 Credits. Sabotage Specialist (15) Use Sabotage 75 times. Scholar (25) Find all primary Aliens: Council Races, Extinct Races and Non-Council Races codex entries. Search and Rescue (10) Locate Dr. TíSoni in the Artemis Tau cluster. Sentinal Ally (20) Complete the majority of the game with the Alliance sentinel squad member. Shotgun Expert (15) Register 150 Shotgun Kills. Singularity Mastery (15) Use biotic Singularity 75 times. Sniper Expert (15) Register 150 Sniper Rifle Kills. Soldier Ally (20) Complete the majority of the game with the Alliance soldier squad member. Spectre Inductee (15) Become a Spectre. Stasis Mastery (15) Use biotic Stasis 75 times. Tactician (25) Complete playthrough with shield damage greater than health damage. Throw Mastery (15) Use biotic Throw 75 times. Turian Ally (20) Complete the majority of the game with the turian squad member. Warp Mastery (15) Use biotic Warp 75 times.
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Mass Effect 2 Cheats
Bonus Skills for Shepard *SPOILERS*
After completing a character's loyalty mission, you can unlock a new skill for use by the main character. To pick or change which skill you are using, simply complete the "Advanced Training" research upgrade on your ship. On your first character, you will need to train to use these skills, but on every character made or imported after unlocking these skills you can pick them immediately upon creation.
Unlockable How to Unlock Armor Piercing Ammo Complete Archangel's Loyalty Mission Biotic Barrier Complete Jacob's loyalty mission. Dominate Choose to kill Samara during her Loyalty mission and have Morinth replace her in your party. Flashbang Complete Kasumi's Loyalty Mission. Fortification Complete Grunt's loyalty mission. Geth Shield Boost Complete Legion's loyalty mission. Inferno Grenade Complete Zaeed's loyalty mission. Neural Shock Complete Mordin Solus's loyalty mission. Reave Complete Samara's loyalty mission. Shield Drain Complete Tali's loyalty Mission. Slam Complete Miranda's loyalty mission. Warp Ammo Complete Jack's loyalty mission.
Bonuses to All New Characters
All new characters, including imported ones, gain these bonuses after you have completed the game.
Unlockable How to Unlock 200k Credits Start New Game after 1 Playthrough 50k of each Resource Start New Game after 1 Playthrough Bonus 25% Experience Beat the game on any difficulty
Bonuses to Imported Mass Effect Characters
Characters imported from Mass Effect gain these bonuses based on its level.
Unlockable How to Unlock 100k Credits Import a Mass Effect character with the Rich Achievement. 10k of each Resource Import a level 60 Mass Effect character. 2k Experience Points Import a level 50 Mass Effect character. 30k Credits Import a level 50 Mass Effect character. 4k Experience Points Import a level 60 Mass Effect character. 50k Credits Import a level 60 Mass Effect character. 5k of each Resource Import a level 50 Mass Effect character. Start as a level 5 Import a level 60 Mass Effect character.
Unlocked Alternate Color Schemes and Loyalty Skills for Party Members
Complete the Loyalty missions each party member gives you to unlock their hidden Loyalty skills and alternate colors for their costumes
Unlockable How to Unlock New Colors for Party Members Complete a party member's loyalty mission. Unlock Loyalty Skills Complete the Loyalty missions for each of your party members to unlock their individuals skills.
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Complete each achievement to receive the allotted gamerscore.
Achievement Description A House Divided (10) Hack a geth collective Against All Odds (15) Survive suicide mission Agent (50) Complete 5 missions discovered by scanning unexplored worlds Battlemaster (10) Gain the loyalty of the krogan Big Game Hunter (10) Thresher Maw defeated Brawler (10) Shoot and kill 20 enemies while they're knocked back by a punch Cat's in the Cradle (10) Gain the loyalty of the Assassin Catharsis (10) Gain the loyalty of the biotic Convict Colony Defense (25) Defend a human colony from attack Doppelganger (10) Help the Justicar resolve her mission Explorer (10) Visit 100% of the planets in an unexplored cluster Fade Away (10) Gain the loyalty of Archangel Fashionista (5) Personalize your armor in your quarters on the Normandy Friend or Foe (10) Obtain geth technology Ghost of the Father (10) Gain the loyalty of the Cerberus Operative Ghost Ship (25) Complete the investigation of a derelict alien vessel Head Hunter (10) Perform 30 headshot kills with any weapon on humanoid targets Highly Trained (15) View all advanced combat training videos at Shepard's private terminal. Incineration Specialist (15) Incinerate the armor of 25 enemies Insanity (75) Complete the game on the "Insanity" difficulty level without changing the setting Long Service Medal (75) Complete Mass Effect 2 twice, or complete it once with a character imported from Mass Effect 1 Master at Arms (15) Kill enemies with 5 different heavy weapons during the game Merciless (10) Make 20 enemies scream as they fall or are set on fire Missing in Action (5) Save your crew from an overwhelming attack Mission Accomplished (125) Save humanity throughout the galaxy from certain annihilation No One Left Behind (75) Keep your team alive through the suicide mission Operative (15) Complete a mission discovered by scanning an unexplored world Overload Specialist (15) Disrupt the shields of 25 enemies Paramour (50) Successfully pursue a relationship with a teammate Power Full (15) Evolve any power Power Gamer (10) Reach Level 30 with one character Prospector (5) Retrieve mineral resources by scanning and probing a planet in the galaxy map Scholar (15) Unlock 15 new Mass Effect 2 codex entries Scientist (10) Complete any research project in the Normandy's laboratory Suicide Mission (50) Use the Omega 4 Relay Tactician (10) Hit 20 different targets with multiple biotic powers to combine the effects Technician (15) Obtain 10 technology upgrades The Archangel (10) Successfully recruit Archangel The Assassin (10) Successfully recruit the Assassin The Convict (10) Successfully recruit the biotic Convict The Cure (10) Gain the loyalty of the Professor The Justicar (10) Successfully recruit the Justicar The Krogan (10) Successfully recruit the krogan The Prodigal (10) Gain the loyalty of the Cerberus Officer The Professor (10) Successfully recruit the Professor The Quarian (10) Successfully recruit the quarian Treason (10) Gain the loyalty of the quarian Very Elusive (10) Return to active duty Warp Specialist (15) Warp the barriers of 25 enemies Weapon Specialist (15) Fully upgrade a weapon
Cerberus Network DLC Achievement
Achievement Description Value Revenge! Gain the loyalty of the mercenary 15
Mass Effect 3 Cheats
Unlockable How to Unlock N7 Helmet Return to Active Duty. Omniblade Kill 25 Enemies with Melee Attacks.
Complete each achievement to get the allotted gamerscore.
Achievement Description Value A Personal Touch Modify a weapon. 10 Almost There Reach level 15 in multiplayer or level 50 in single-player. 15 Always Prepared Obtain two non-customizable suits of armor. 10 Arbiter Win a political stand-off. 25 Battle Scarred Promote a multiplayer character to the Galaxy at War or import an ME3 character. 25 Bringer of War Chase down an assassin. 10 Bruiser Kill 100 enemies with melee attacks. 10 Combined Arms Perform any combination of 50 biotic combos or tech bursts. 25 Defender Attain the highest level of readiness in each theater of war. 25 Driven Return to active duty. 5 Enlisted Start a character in multiplayer or customize a character in single-player. 5 Executioner Defeat an old adversary. 25 Explorer Complete three multiplayer matches or five N7 missions. 15 Eye of the Hurricane Kill a brute while it's charging you. 10 Fact Finder Discover an enemy's monstrous origin. 15 Focused Evolve any of your powers to rank 6. 25 Giant Killer Defeat a harvester. 10 Gunsmith Upgrade any weapon to level 10. 25 Hard Target Call down an orbital strike. 15 Hijacker Hijack an Atlas mech. 10 Insanity Finish the game on Insanity without changing difficulty after leaving Earth. 75 Last Witness Extract ancient technology. 25 Legend Mission accomplished. 50 Liberator Stop a Cerberus kidnapping. 15 Long Service Medal Complete Mass Effect 3 twice, or once with a Mass Effect 2 import. 50 Lost and Found Dispatch 10 probes to retrieve people or resources in Reaper territory. 25 Mail Slot Kill 10 guardians with headshots from the front while their shields are raised. 10 Master and Commander Deliver most of the Galaxy at War assets to the final conflict. 50 Mobilizer Bring a veteran officer aboard. 15 Overload Specialist Overload the shields of 100 enemies. 15 Paramour Establish or rekindle a romantic relationship. 25 Party Crasher Sabotage a dreadnought. 15 Pathfinder Explore a lost city. 15 Patriot Make the final assault. 25 Peak Condition Reach level 20 in multiplayer or level 60 in single-player. 25 Problem Solver Evacuate a scientific facility. 15 Pyromaniac Set 100 enemies on fire with powers. 15 Recruit Kill 250 enemies. 10 Saboteur Disable a group of fighter squadrons. 15 Shopaholic Visit a store in the single-player campaign. 10 Sky High Lift 100 enemies off the ground with powers. 15 Soldier Kill 1,000 enemies. 15 Tour of Duty Finish all multiplayer maps or all N7 missions in single-player. 20 Tourist Complete one multiplayer match or two N7 missions. 5 Tunnel Rat Survive the swarm. 15 Untouchable Escape a Reaper in the galaxy map. 10 Unwavering Finish all multiplayer maps on Gold or all single-player missions on Insanity. 50 Veteran Kill 5,000 enemies. 25 Well Connected Send a warning across the galaxy. 15 World Shaker Destroy an Atlas dropped from orbit. 15
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