Originally Posted by Dr. Boogie
The writing is really fantastic. But the thing is, at the end of the day, it's still a game. The most important part of a game is the gameplay.
It'd be expected of us now to get into some sort of debate about this view, much akin to Shepard and Garrus talking about what they think counts as "right", but it wouldn't be very funny
I'm not saying that the gameplay in Mass Effect is bad, far from it, just having a go at some of the issues that almost stop it from being enjoyable.