Mass Effect 3 Datapad out now for iPad

And it won't cost you a penny...

Can't get enough of Mass Effect? Well then you'll be happy to hear that now you can have BioWare's sci-fi world with you wherever you go thanks to a newly-released free iPad App.


The Mass Effect 3 Datapad contains the complete Codex from the game, so you can read about it on the bog (What? You know we're all going to do it).

Along with the wealth of Mass Effect 3 lore at your fingertips you can get in-app messages from characters, news from the Alliance News Network, deploy troops for in Galaxy at War and look at screens.

Here's the full break down:

  • TAKE YOUR GALAXY WITH YOU WHEREVER YOU GO!: Mass Effect 3 Datapad is the ultimate companion application for Mass Effect 3, the latest adrenaline-pumping game from BioWare & Electronic Arts.
  • GET UPDATES FROM YOUR FAVORITE CHARACTERS: Receive in-app messages from characters in Mass Effect 3 after you interact with them in the game. How many Easter eggs can you unlock?
  • RECEIVE BREAKING NEWS FROM THE ALLIANCE NEWS NETWORK: Get up-to-the-minute news about BioWare and the Mass Effect Universe direct to your device.
  • LEARN ABOUT THE MASS EFFECT IN THE CODEX DATABASE: Review codex entries from Mass Effect 1, 2 & 3 and learn more about the thrilling story and characters that populate the Mass Effect Universe.
  • DEPLOY TROOPS TO THE GALAXY AT WAR USING FLEET COMMANDER: Use your tapping skills to deploy fleets of ships to increase your chance of success against the Reapers in Mass Effect 3 single player mode. Influence the Readiness Rating of your troops directly from your iOS device.
  • BROWSE EXCLUSIVE VIDEOS AND PHOTOS IN THE MEDIA LIBRARY: Spice up your device with the latest Mass Effect screenshots, videos, and wallpapers.

Need more info on ME3? Have a look at our Mass Effect 3 scanning guide, which has with EXACT locations, to every system, war asset, and Citadel fetch quest all illustrated with images.