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Mass Effect: Foundation Volume 1 [Kindle Edition]

Mac Walters , Various
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Introducing Rasa, a mysterious agent working behind the scenes for the Illusive Man and his human-survivalist paramilitary group, Cerberus! First, learn how she began her life as a covert operative—then, follow her investigations and witness formative events in the lives of signature characters Urdnot Wrex, Ashley Williams, and Kaidan Alenko! Collects issues #1–#4 of the Foundation series.

* From Mac Walters, lead writer of Mass Effect 2 and 3!

* Art by Tony Parker and Mass Effect veteran Omar Francia!

* Ties into the Mass Effect 3: Citadel DLC pack!

* Return to the Citadel!


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3.0 out of 5 stars More Mass Effect!!! But... 24 Feb. 2014
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The first volume of "Mass Effect: Foundation" is unfortunately a disappointment. Its soulless and feels more like exploitation of the brand than a "real" effort in expanding the universe and producing a meaningful story.
The stories follow Rasa, a "Cerberus" operative who, to avoid spoilers, you may also know from the "Citadel" DLC from "Mass Effect 3". The first story is sort of an "origin" of Rasa, and while somewhat interesting, it falls a bit flat because the plot is predictable and the story has no real importance to the game's story arc. Rasa is never really developed in any way beyond this first story and since her appearance in the DLC also gave her little personality, she is more of an "empty" avatar through which the reader experiences some key moments in the ME trilogy. What I enjoyed more in this volume was how it was deeply rooted in the original game, for me, still my favorite. The second story, and the best, is about Wrex and his "hit" on Fist. There's lots of fun here. Wrex is wonderfully written, perfectly matching his in game character, there are some great lines and there's some effort in providing an interesting and different insight into a situation that comes to an end in the game we love.
The third story deals with Ashley Williams and the battle on Eden Prime that claimed her entire platoon. This story had the most potential, since its the exact moment before the first game begins, a key event in the trilogy but unfortunately its mostly wasted. Ashley was never the most compelling character and the spotlight here does nothing for her.
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4.0 out of 5 stars foundation 17 Mar. 2014
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Good addition to the storyline and helps fill in a few gaps. Shows where a baddie from the citadel dlc originated from too. Was hoping to be a carry on of the story after the ending of mass effect 3 but any addition to the story is always welcome. Only issue is the length of the story. can be read through fairly quickly
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5.0 out of 5 stars This book generates my Mass Effect field. 23 Jan. 2015
By Daniel
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A must read for any Mass Effect buff. Foundation effortlessly covers three intertwining stories each with ramifications which influence some of the bigger plot points from the first game. Although still an optional read, the blanks which are filled in by this tale are brilliant. Truely a pleasure to read.
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5.0 out of 5 stars mass...efect...great 12 Jan. 2015
By David
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if you love mass effect this might be the best thing you look at!!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Mute button for geeky boyfriends 19 Aug. 2014
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As previously mentioned brilliant for getting peace and quiet for half an hour
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