Earth is under attack by a monstrous race of gigantic living ships known as the Reapers. Even if Commander Shepard could unite all surviving species in the galaxy, only a miracle could save them. Then again, Shepard did come back from the dead.
Take Earth Back
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Microsoft released this as a backward compatible title on the 2016 N7 anniversary. See more
At the very first visit to the Citadel prior to speaking with the Council, player can overhear some Volus diplomat speaking to a Turian diplomat about assisting with "an Alliance project", which at this point isn't even known to anybody but Sheppard, his/her team and Admiral Hackett. See more
You sure you want to play this game?
Lt. James Vega
What's the matter, Vakarian, you chicken?
I don't even know what that is - though I've heard everything in the galaxy tastes like it.
Referenced in The Fault in Our Stars