Mass Effect Trilogy to release on PC, PS3 and 360

Wednesday, 26th September 2012 16:17 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Mass Effect Trilogy, a compilation of all Mass Effect games in one box, will arrive in stores during November.

Alongside the release, BioWare will declare a N7 Day, “a worldwide celebration of the Mass Effect franchise on November 7.” A variety of in-game, online and live events are planned. More information on this will be announced at a later date.

The box will contain all three titles in the series with over 75 hours of story content, plus Mass Effect 3’smultiplayer mode.

It release on PC and Xbox 360 November 6. It will run you $59.99.

It will release on PS3 at a later date and Mass Effect 1 will be available on PS3 for the first time through the Mass Effect Trilogy and digitally as a standalone title via the PlayStation Network.



  1. dex3108

    You mean PC and Xbox 360 :D PS3 version will come later

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Stephany Nunneley

    @1 It’s called breaking news. It is all in there now. You know how we do stuff.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. DrDamn

    Might be interested in this if they did a WiiU release retro fitting the pad enhancements. /dreams

    #3 2 years ago
  4. YoungZer0

    Really? The first one for the PS3? Interesting.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. trav

    Does this mean the PS3 gets the original game?

    #5 2 years ago
  6. moargamezpleeze

    Whoa even in 2012,megatons are dropping! If first party don’t own the IP then nothing is certain.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. CyberMarco

    No DLC included?

    #7 2 years ago
  8. OrbitMonkey

    Ohhhhhh yeah!!!

    *remembers driving the Mako around all the planets in ME1*

    Ohhhhhh Noooooo!!!

    #8 2 years ago
  9. ManuOtaku

    Mako mako man…. i want to be… a mako man ;)
    p.s i did quite like the mako, i miss it ever since, i like it better than the scanning of resources on planets, it had more potential if it was improved or handled better (the missions i mean and the way to use it on those missions) T_T

    #9 2 years ago
  10. OlderGamer

    Doc +1

    #10 2 years ago
  11. Kaufer

    Oh wow! I never thought ME1 would actually go to PS3 since its published by Microsoft. Now i wonder if another trilogy will be ported over in the future.

    #11 2 years ago
  12. Stephany Nunneley

    @7 It didn’t say in the press release, but “more information is promised soon” from what I gathered in the PR. Which seems to always be the case of late. :(

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Maximum Payne

    It would be very very stupid not to release with DLC considering $60 price tag.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. ManuOtaku

    Nah, they probably will release it on another collection just pure DLC from this franchise, is to powerfull the money force, on them.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. Stephany Nunneley

    Box art is in there now.

    #15 2 years ago
  16. jldoom

    YES!!!!! I’ve been waiting for ME1! Now I can play all three in order.

    #16 2 years ago
  17. KrazyKraut

    So do I understand that right: Trilogy for PS3 comes later with all physical THREE (including ME 1) titles + ME1 separately on PSN?

    #17 2 years ago
  18. KrazyKraut

    Ah and btw….the trust of EA and MS is forever gone. I mean I am happy about that (as a non-360 owner) and I dont give a fuck about new decisions but a statement is a statement and a promise is a promise.
    The last paragraph of the article.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. osric90

    I just want the FIRST GAME FOR THE PS3 on a BLU-RAY DISC! Does anybody know if it’s gonna be released as a single package later? It would be so damn sad if not…

    #19 2 years ago
  20. Ireland Michael

    @19 Doubt it. The games is way too old to warrant a single disc release.

    #20 2 years ago
  21. Beta

    ME1 for ps3? Sold! ;)

    #21 2 years ago
  22. TheOutcastWolf

    @19 I think it might only come as a digital version to grab at PSN… It’s probably better this way

    @17 Damn straight

    @1 I smell fanboy

    @7 It’s EA, we all know how mercenaries they are…

    #22 2 years ago
  23. joshua nash

    @18 i wonder how in the hell MS can allow this to happen, cause after all they have said that ME1 is exclusive to 360, but this trilogy now proves that statement to be complete bs

    #23 2 years ago
  24. roadkill

    I don’t know about you but this I consider to be BEST MONEY EVER SPENT! That is.. if you don’t own the games already. And who doesn’t!? Speaking of which.. who will buy this? :)

    #24 2 years ago
  25. Dragon246

    3 good games on a single blu-ray, very good deal. Looking forward to it.

    #25 2 years ago
  26. Stephany Nunneley

    More screenshots are in there now. Have a look.

    #26 2 years ago
  27. Hunam

    I think I might poke Bioware again for a PC patch to ME1, I mean if they want to ask money for it again I want Garrus to actually have a hi-res face instead of being stuck on ultra low.

    #27 2 years ago
  28. osric90

    @25 Dude, if they release the three of them on a single Blu-ray disc, I’m sold no matter how many versions I already have.

    #28 2 years ago
  29. roadkill

    @27 Well, since there are high res textures for ME2 and 3 there might be high res textures for ME1 as well. Just do a quick forum search.

    #29 2 years ago
  30. Froseidon

    Has it actually occurred to anyone that MS might have had business decisions with Sony? I know they compete but sometimes, businesses will co-operate if it benefits both parties. Sony might be giving some small royalties to MS for the rights to have it on the PS3. This will benefit MS in some way I’m sure of it.

    I mean, looks at Guitar Hero and Rock Band, both companies were competitors but they worked together to make sure their tech worked with the other game as it was mutually beneficial.

    Also @18 – You’re article is like 2 years out of date, times change.

    #30 2 years ago
  31. freedoms_stain

    @30, unlikely to have anything to do with Sony, more likely EA have acquired sole publishing rights from Microsoft and therefore can do whatever the fuck they want.

    #31 2 years ago
  32. Gadzooks!


    Finally, a sane comment.

    MS won’t make any more money from ME1, it’s exclusivity served it’s purpose a long time ago.

    If money can be made from licensing the rights to ME1 then it’s a win-win for all parties, both platform holders and gamers.


    Just as plausible, same outcome.

    #32 2 years ago
  33. Aviator705

    Hope they fixt the soundsync problem on ME2

    #33 2 years ago

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