I think I may have finally figured out what Bioware was thinking with the ending. I know lots of people must be tired of the ending debate but hear this post out it is a little different.
MA is a love letter in many respects to science fiction. One can easily find half a dozen nods to other science fiction stories in Mass Effect (MA). It makes sense then that the ending of MA would be the same and I believe it is. The ending to MA 3 to me feels like a combination of the ending of Battle Star Galactica(BSG) and Babylon Five(B5). More B5 then BSG. If you have not watched B5 you will not know what I'm talking about and should read or watch how season 4 ends to understand. B5 like MA is all about an endless cycle. In B5 two old races the…Read more >