Recently, a journalist from 1Up had a chance to chinwag with some of the developers of Mass Effect 2 at a convention. The top question on his list: “Why can I not make my Shepard engage in  homosexual relations?” The same question was probably echoed around the world, as it was apparently possible in the first game (I confess, I didn’t quite get that far in ME1). I imagine many male gamers around the world created female Shepards and tried to make them get it on with some of the more attractive female crewmembers, only to wail in sorrow as they found it impossible. If you want to get the low down on Bioware’s reasoning for it, then check it out here.07_04 Image