In pictures: Mass Effect 3 preview party with awes...
Before the community session was due to begin, a small crowd had already formed outside. Clearly the Mass Effect series has many devoted fans.
The award-winning action RPG, developed by BioWare, has garnered a loyal following since the first game was released all the way back in 2007.
For the uninitiated, the series revolves around the main character, Shephard, who can be a male or female depending on player preference.
He or she is a veteran space soldier who captains the SSV Normandy.
Mass Effect is a complex series with an engaging storyline and loads of action.
In pictures: Mass Effect 3 preview party with awesome cosplay pictures