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5-27-2011 @ 11:03AM
Shepard is better female. The male voice actor sounds so dead and unemotional.
5-27-2011 @ 11:10AM
Which is why my female is paragon and my male is renegade :D
5-27-2011 @ 11:25AM
@ScomparsaMy Fem shep is renegade and my male shep is Paragon XD.
5-27-2011 @ 11:32AM
Couldn't agree more. Jennifer Hale is immensely talented. I don't know whether Mark Meer was asleep when he did his voice acting, but she eclipses him in every relevant way. Here's a link to a line-by-line comparison of the pre-launch speech from ME1, and it couldn't be more obvious that she's the better actor:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_WGLCnz6zYAlso, Q for the Q: What's the character generation hash for the FemShep in the picture?
5-27-2011 @ 11:48AM
I love my female Shep so much, probably because of the strength of the voice acting (which gave so much character to my demure-looking ginger Shepard). I'm not sure I could watch a Mass Effect movie with another throwaway male main character.
5-27-2011 @ 4:32PM
I'm the exact opposite, while I don't think that the male voice over is excellent, the female one is worse. I don't get the "I'm going to hand you your arse", what I get is "I feel pretty uncertain about this. Please don't die on me." I guess we all hear different things in a voice.
5-27-2011 @ 5:45PM
Female Shep's voice is good and all. I just always worry that at some point, her and Kaidan will start discussing the force or how they need to stop Darth Malak from taking over the galaxy.(The voice actors for both female Shepard (Jennifer Hale) and and Kaidan (Raphael Sbarge) voiced Bastila Shan and Carth Onasi respectively in Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic.)
5-27-2011 @ 7:46PM
Q for the Q: (And sorry its unrelated to original post, I just wanted tomorrow's article writer to find this)The new pet assist thing. If I want to attack a different target than my pet, and don't want my pet to swap... is that still possible? If I use the keybinding I have for Pet Attack, will the pet STAY on the target I assigned him or will he leave if I don't keep it as my target?ie- My Felhunter is attacking a healer in PvP. I swap to a warrior and DoT him up. Does this target change require my pet to swap to the warrior too?
5-28-2011 @ 12:14AM
"I'm Commander Shepard and this is my favorite comment on the Queue."
5-28-2011 @ 12:49AM
I totally agree, always play as female. The voice acting is better.
5-28-2011 @ 6:15PM
I play with a female Shepard (black lesbian Shep 4 lyfe) as well. Whenever I see boxartShep, all I can think is, "Who's this douchebag?"
5-29-2011 @ 3:20PM
I prefer Male Shepard's voice. He sounds less like "professional voice actor saving the galaxy", and more like "normal dude saving the galaxy". Or perhaps that's just because you can't swing a cat without hitting something else Jennifer Hale has VA credits in.
5-31-2011 @ 7:42PM
I'm pretty sure I have an empty cardboard box around here somewhere that could have done a better job than the MaleShep VA. :\
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