More Reviews
REVIEWS Disney Infinity 3.0 Review
Disney Infinity 3.0 offers the first real taste of new Star Wars gaming content since the franchise was purchased by the Disney Corporation. This begs the question: Is it Han Sololicious? Or Jar Jar Bombad?

Lara Croft GO Review
Everyone’s favorite spunky spelunker goes retro for her new adventure on mobile devices. Does this blast from the past offer enough variety to stand on its own?
More Previews
PREVIEWS The Solus Project Preview
Marooned on an uninhabited world, you must survive in this gorgeous hostlie alien environment until you can call for help.
Release Dates
NEW RELEASES Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
Release date: Out Now

Destiny: The Taken King
Release date: 09/15/15

Skylanders SuperChargers
Release date: 09/20/15

LEGO Dimensions
Release date: 09/27/15


LEADERBOARD
Read More Member Blogs
FEATURED VOXPOP Ivory_Soul
Windows 10 Review for Dummies
By Ivory_Soul
Posted on 08/11/15
After all these years, and growing up with Windows 3.1, I have seen an entire evolution of computers and software. Touch screens and large resolutions were a pipe dream just 15 years ago. Now it's the norm. Going from a Packard Bell (yes, before HP) that couldn't run 3D Ultra Mini...

DAILY MANIFESTO

Mass Effect Foundation #5 Review

Posted on Monday, November 25 @ 06:56:34 PST by Keri_Honea
Up until now, all of the issues in this series have taken place either before the first Mass Effect game or during the first game. Issue 5 starts right after the opening of Mass Effect 2, when the Collectors destroy the Normandy and Shepard is presumed dead after getting spaced post-explosion. If you've read the Mass Effect: Redemption series, then you know of Liara T'soni's adventure in trying to recover Shepard's body from the Shadow Broker. At the end, she agrees to give the body to Miranda, certain that Cerberus can save Shepard better than she can. Here is the story of Miranda's adventure in tracking down Shepard's body, and she has an unlikely partner whom she's trying to recruit into. Cerberus—one Jacob Taylor.

Personally, I appreciate this chapter as I always found it so very convenient that Miranda happened to show up right when Liara found Shepard's body. Sure, Miranda is definitely a smooth operative, but it couldn't have been that easy for her. And it wasn't.

She wants Jacob to join Cerberus, and she thinks bringing hi making on her search for Shepard is best way to get him to abandon the Alliance. Considering their investigation has landed them smack in the middle of the wrong side of a human slave trade headed by the Batarians, I somehow doubt it will take much to convince Jacob that the Alliance isn't doing everything they can to help humanity.

Miranda and Jacob's story doesn't complete here; instead there's a fiery explosion of a cliffhanger, but I guess we all know how it ends anyway. The fun here is readin about how they got there.

Of course, Rasa, our venerable Forrest Gump of the series, has a brief appearance in the beginning, where she is quite put out that she is not the one tasked with finding Shepard. What's worse is that she has no idea who has been, so we can expect her to become quite obsessed with Shepard's new friends in issues to come.

Mass Effect Foundation #5 releases both physical and digital copies from Dark Horse on November 27, 2013.
A digital copy was provided by the publisher.
Related Games:   Mass Effect, Mass Effect 2
Tags:   Mass Effect
FOLLOW ME ON TWITTER. YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO.


comments powered by Disqus

More On GameRevolution