Mass Effect Headcanons


Shepard and Miranda got into intense arguments about Cerberus, always going back to Akuze as the topic. When Miranda left Cerberus, the two became close friends… only for her to die in his arms.

(source: jaxsor)

Shepard and Miranda got into intense arguments about Cerberus, always going back to Akuze as the topic. When Miranda left Cerberus, the two became close friends… only for her to die in his arms.

(source: jaxsor)


Shepard’s clone was driven to eliminate the original for the same reason Shepard hated the idea of having a double, and lost a piece of his mind knowing he was the fake.

(source: justicesoulatzkoff)

Shepard’s clone was driven to eliminate the original for the same reason Shepard hated the idea of having a double, and lost a piece of his mind knowing he was the fake.

(source: justicesoulatzkoff)


Jack and Miranda start their own school for biotics.

(source: anon)

Jack and Miranda start their own school for biotics.

(source: anon)


Shepard was Ashley’s first and only.

(source: anon)

Shepard was Ashley’s first and only.

(source: anon)


Joker is actually a better shot than Garrus.

(source: anon)

Joker is actually a better shot than Garrus.

(source: anon)


When Wrex is old and ready to die, he goes to fight Kalros and neither of them are ever seen again.

(source: anon)

When Wrex is old and ready to die, he goes to fight Kalros and neither of them are ever seen again.

(source: anon)


After the war Shepard leaves the Alliance with Ashley, and James is given command of the Normandy. He and Joker are the only remaining members of the original crew and have become an infamous duo.

(source: captian-smd)

After the war Shepard leaves the Alliance with Ashley, and James is given command of the Normandy. He and Joker are the only remaining members of the original crew and have become an infamous duo.

(source: captian-smd)


Shepard drives the Mako, Garrus mans the cannon and Wrex the machine gun. The whole time they’re yelling at each other because Shep is a reckless driver and the impossible to maneuver Mako doesn’t help. Garrus keeps yelling which way to drive so he can aim. Wrex just has a blast and shoots everything in sight.

(source: byaku-sharingan)

Shepard drives the Mako, Garrus mans the cannon and Wrex the machine gun. The whole time they’re yelling at each other because Shep is a reckless driver and the impossible to maneuver Mako doesn’t help. Garrus keeps yelling which way to drive so he can aim. Wrex just has a blast and shoots everything in sight.

(source: byaku-sharingan)


When Wrex complimented Ashley’s fighting capabilities in Mass Effect 1, he was (not so) subtly flirting with her.

(source: pkbitchgirl)

When Wrex complimented Ashley’s fighting capabilities in Mass Effect 1, he was (not so) subtly flirting with her.

(source: pkbitchgirl)


Garrus thinks it’s really cool that he’s close with so many aliens. It makes him feel worldly and sophisticated, like he should be in a fancy liquor ad, toasting the reader with his diverse group of friends.

(source: lana)

Garrus thinks it’s really cool that he’s close with so many aliens. It makes him feel worldly and sophisticated, like he should be in a fancy liquor ad, toasting the reader with his diverse group of friends.

(source: lana)


Garrus and Femshep adopt one infant human girl and one infant male turian after the war. The two siblings grow up as best friends and frequently have “Who wears dad’s face paint better” and “who is the best shot” contests. 

(source: 1nfamoustaylor)

Garrus and Femshep adopt one infant human girl and one infant male turian after the war. The two siblings grow up as best friends and frequently have “Who wears dad’s face paint better” and “who is the best shot” contests. 

(source: 1nfamoustaylor)


Samara and Thane spent a lot of time together on the Normandy and became very close friends, bonding over stories of their children. They fell in love but neither were willing to act on it, Thane because of his late wife, Samara because of her code.

(source: caelub)

Samara and Thane spent a lot of time together on the Normandy and became very close friends, bonding over stories of their children. They fell in love but neither were willing to act on it, Thane because of his late wife, Samara because of her code.

(source: caelub)


When the war ended Kaidan didn’t want to leave anything unfinished. So he found Rahna, the girl he liked back at BAaT and patched things up between the two of them.

(source: lordzalzabar)

When the war ended Kaidan didn’t want to leave anything unfinished. So he found Rahna, the girl he liked back at BAaT and patched things up between the two of them.

(source: lordzalzabar)


Aria T’Loak is a father to children she has no idea about, because her casual partners never told her.

(source: anon)

Aria T’Loak is a father to children she has no idea about, because her casual partners never told her.

(source: anon)


Grunt becomes the first Krogan councilor.

(source: anon)

Grunt becomes the first Krogan councilor.

(source: anon)