In case you missed it, Mass Effect Legendary Edition Developer BioWare recently revealed the release date of the remastered collection with a new, buffooning trailer that shows exactly what kind of upgrades players can expect when the title launches on May 14th. Jennifer Hale, the voice actress who portrays the female voice of the main character Commander Shepard, responded to the trailer with a particularly touching message about the prominent inclusion of her version of the character.
Essentially, this is a bit of a big deal as when the Mass Effect trilogy with titles was first released, the male version of Commander Shepard was usually at the forefront and central to the marketing. “My God, I̵
will not hide it, this is pretty damn cool @ masseffect @bioware # N7
❤️💪🏼🙏🏼 https://t.co/5Ar4shnkxN pic.twitter.com/9qH6IvEHpn
– Jennifer Hale (@jhaletweets) February 3, 2021
“And listen, big shout to Mark [Meer, the voice of the male Commander Shepard]”Hale continues,” you know I love you. Only, this is beautiful, and I’m so grateful. You are the best, and being a part of this is the greatest thing in the world. “
As mentioned above, Mass Effect Legendary Edition is set to release for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on May 14. The PS4 and Xbox One versions include forward compatibility – as in, you can play them on – PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X | A. You can check out all our previous reviews of the upcoming remastered collection here.
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