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Mass Effect (Video Game 2007) Poster

(2007 Video Game)

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Followed by 

Mass Effect 2 (2010) (Video Game)
Mass Effect 3 (2012) (Video Game)
Mass Effect: Andromeda (2017) (Video Game)

Spin-off 

References 

Star Trek: For the World Is Hollow and I Have Touched the Sky (1968) (TV Episode)
During the "Bring down the sky" mission a slogan for Radio X57 is "When Your World Seems Hollow, We Help You Touch the Sky"
The Evil Dead (1981)
Ashley shares the same name as Bruce Campbell's character Ashley "Ash" Williams in the Evil Dead trilogy. When Ashley is in the team on Virmire, her conversation response includes a reference to shooting things with her "boomstick."
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
When Shepard tells a Krogan mercenary that the mine is collapsing around them, he replies: "Exhilarating, isn't it?"
Babylon 5 (1994) (TV Series)
During the "Bring down the sky" mission a radio station can be found claiming to be the "Last, best hope for rock." Babylon 5 was the "Last, best hope for peace" in Seasons 1-2 and the "Last, best hope for victory" in Season 3.
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
On the Assignment "Investigate Samples" that switches to "Colony of the Dead", when approaching the first deserted-looking civilian structure, Ashley Williams says "I've got a bad feeling about this.", which in that *exact* form is said *only* in Episode II. The original appearance of the phrase in Episode IV is actually "I have a very bad feeling about this."

Referenced in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #38.1 (2007) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann talks about the upcoming Danish release of the video game
Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008)
Sachin has a Mass Effect mug in his office
Troldspejlet: Episode #40.3 (2008) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the video game in his review of Too Human (2008) (VG)
Troldspejlet: Episode #40.12 (2008) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the video game in his review of Fable II (2008) (VG)
Dragon Age: Origins (2009) (Video Game)
A Dwarven poem found in the Dead Trenches references Shepard's name, the title itself, and Mass Effect's notoriously slow elevator rides.
JonTron: Top 10 Most Overrated Games of All Time (2010) (TV Episode)
Jon says people compare Fallout 3 to this game.
Game One: Fünf Tage wach: Game One auf der gamescom 2011 - Teil 1 (2011) (TV Episode)
Gets talked about when the hosts talk about 'Mass Effect 3'
Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope (2011)
Convention attendees dress up as the characters from this game.
JonTron: Birdemic: The Best Worst Movie Ever (2012) (TV Episode)
Calls the lead Shepherd at times.
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm (2013) (Video Game)
Kaldir mission achievement titled "Biomass Effect" is a reference to this famous sci-fi series
Saints Row IV (2013) (Video Game)
The game borrows Mass Effect's romance system and Keith David, whose likeness is used in this game also starred in Mass Effect as the voice of David Anderson.
Honest Game Trailers: Call of Duty: Morden Warfare (2014) (TV Episode)
Commander Shepard mentioned
Honest Game Trailers: Fallout 4 (2015) (TV Episode)
Commander Shepard mentioned
Honest Game Trailers: Undertale (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
Honest Game Trailers: Life Is Strange (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
Previously Recorded: No Man's Sky (2016) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Honest Game Trailers: No Man's Sky (2016) (TV Episode)
Commander Shepard mentioned
Previously Recorded: Mass Effect Andromeda (2017) (TV Episode)
Rich Evans destroys a physical copy of this game

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #38.15 (2007) (TV Episode)
Xbox 360 version reviewed + footage used
Troldspejlet: Episode #39.7 (2008) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the video game in his recap of The History of the Adventure Video Games + clip shown
Outside Xbox: 9 Genius Videogame Soundtrack Moments - Saints Row, Red Dead, BioShock Infinite (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips from the video game are shown while the cast comment on the game's use of the song 'Mk 4 Part II' by Faunts.
Outside Xbox: Tell It to Me in Videogames: The Mass Effect Burger and Real Fake Meat (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on feasibility of artificially grown meat.
How Video Games Changed the World (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
Outside Xbox: The 8 Manliest Bromances in Videogames (2014) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on the bromance between Male Shep and Garrus.
ScrewAttack's Top 10s: Top 5 Soldiers in Gaming (2014) (TV Episode)
Footage is shown.
Video Games: The Movie (2014)
Gameplay shown
Honest Game Trailers: Mass Effect (2014) (TV Episode)
Used in the trailer
Outside Xbox: 7 Nobodies Whose Lives Were Ruined by Game Protagonists (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips from the video game are shown while the cast comment on how the game's main character can cause Conrad Verner to be killed.
Honest Game Trailers: Half-Life 3 (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
ScrewAttack's Top 10s: Top 10 Sex Scenes in Video Games (2015) (TV Episode)
The sex scenes with Ashley Williams and Liara are tied for the #2 pick.
Outside Xbox: 8 Times We Weaselled Our Way Out of a Fight Because We're Heroes (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while discussing how to talk your way out of a fight with Saren.
Outside Xbox: Mass Effect Quiz: So You Think You Know Mass Effect? (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast answer questions about it.
Outside Xbox: 7 Alien Races That Look Like Beautiful Human Women by Amazing Coincidence (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast comment on the Asari.
Outside Xbox: 8 Bad Guys with a Good Point: Commenter Edition (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips of the video game are shown while the cast consider the valid points made by the villain Saren Arterius.
ScrewAttack's Top 10s: Top 10 Waifus w/ DEATH BATTLE's Boomstick! (2017) (TV Episode)
Liara is the #4 pick.

Spoofed in 

Saints Row IV (2013) (Video Game)
Game spoofs romance system from "Mass Effect"

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