Platform: PlayStation 4
Mass Effect Legendary Edition out in May
The trilogy collection of RPGs will include all DLC
BioWare, a studio of Electronic Arts, has announced that Mass Effect Legendary Edition will launch May 14.
The Mass Effect Legendary Edition features the single-player base content and 40+ downloadable content (DLC) story, weapons and armor packs from Mass Effect, Mass Effect 2, and Mass Effect 3 and will allow players to relive the legend of Commander Shepard in 4K Ultra HD with HDR.Improvements to shaders and VFX, updated lighting and improved dynamic shadows, volumetrics and depth-of-field are promised in the remake. Pre-rendered cinematics have also been enhanced. Mass Effect 1 also includes updated interfaces and UI as well as a variety of quality of life improvements. In addition, combat and exploration are modernized through improved aiming, squad controls and behavior, Mako handling and cameras.
The new edition also has unified character creation options that persists across all three titles and expanded selection of hair, makeup and skin tone options. The Female Shepard default appearance from Mass Effect 3 is now available as the default female Shepard appearance in character creation in all three games.
Mass Effect Legendary Edition will be released on PC via Origin and Steam, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, with forward compatibility on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.