If you were looking for the perfect Christmas gift for yourself, this is it! GameStop is offering the Mass Effect Trilogy for only $9.89. This price applies to the digital PC version of the game and is only available in the United States. Take a look a the PC specs required to run the games below.

The Trilogy includes Mass Effect, Mass Effect 2 and Mass Effect 3. A new Mass Effect game is in the works as well, BioWare teased a new Mass Effect game during the year but has not come out with any details about the game or a release date.

PC Requirements:

Mass Effect 1

  • Supported OS: Microsoft Windows XP with SP2 or Windows Vista
  • Processor: Intel P4 2.4 Ghz or faster / AMD 2.0 Ghz
  • Memory: 1.0 GB RAM or more (2.0 GB for Vista)
  • Graphics: DirectX 9.0c compatible, ATI X1300 XT or greater (ATI X1300, X1300 Pro, X1600 Pro, Radeon 2600 HD, and HD 2400 are below minimum system requirements); NVidia GeForce 6800 or greater (7300, 7600 GS, 8500 are below minimum system requirements)
  • Hard Drive: 12.0 GB or more free hard drive space
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible
  • DirectX: 9.0c

Mass Effect 2

  • Supported OS: Windows XP or Vista
  • Processor: Single core–Pentium 4 – 2.4 GHz or AMD. Multicore Pentium–2.0 GHz or AMD
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 7 series (7600 or better) or 8 series (8600 or better). ATI X1600 XT or better (X1600 Pro and HD2400 are below minimum system requirements). Shader Model 3.0 required
  • Hard Drive: 18 GB free HD space
  • Sound: 100 percent DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card and drivers
  • DirectX: 9.0c November 2007

Mass Effect 3

  • Supported OS: Windows XP SP3 / Vista SP1, Win 7
  • Processor: 1.8 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo (equivalent AMP CPU)
  • RAM: 1GB for XP / 2GB RAM for Vista / Win 7
  • Hard Drive: 15 GB of free space
  • Video: 256 MB (with Pixel Shader 3.0 Support)
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible
  • DirectX: DirectX 9.0c August 2009 (included)
  • Supported chipsets: NVIDIA 7900 or better; ATI X1800 or better. Please note that NVIDIA GeForce 9300, 8500, 8400, and 8300 are below minimum system requirements, as are AMD/ATI Radeon HD3200, HD3300, and HD4350. Updates to your video and sound card drivers may be required.

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