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Mass Effect
on Mac & Linux

Mass Effect is an action role-playing game developed by BioWare. The game takes place in the year 2183, with the player assuming the role of an elite human soldier named Commander Shepard, set out to explore a vast universe on his or her ship, the SSV Normandy.

Mac Rating

Limited Functionality
Last Tested: 16.0.0 (1)

Linux Rating

Runs Great
Last Tested: 16.0.0 (2)

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macOS 10.7 (Lion)
CrossOver Games (Beta) Game flickers between white and functional.
Fedora 12 (64 bit)
CrossOver Games 9.0.0 Wrex and Tali. My fav characters. Fedora Linux


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* Good in cx11 linux
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