Mass Effect 2 Platinum Edition Content

#1 Posted by kermoosh (911 posts) -

Hey duders,

Now while I've played all the mass effect games, I've never owned them (except ME3). I've had ME2 in my amazon cart for a few weeks now and realized that they posted a picture of a platinum hits edition shown below:

it has the new xbox logo/design on top too

Now I could not for the life of me find any site talking about this new release. I know ME1 had additional DLC and a bonus disc with special features. So I was just wondering if any of you guys (or girls) knew what this edition came with extra, if it even has extra content?

#2 Edited by SteamPunkJin (1286 posts) -

To my knowledge there is no disc based Mass Effect that contains ALL of the DLC as well (the PS3 copy of ME2 being the exception, it came with a lot of the DLC for free, but I think they still had to buy Arrival and Kasumi). I think in all likelihood it's just a discount ME2 for Xbox.

#3 Posted by kermoosh (911 posts) -

@SteamPunkJin: for amazon, it was 20 bucks before and after this new edition. it would be a shame if it was just a slightly altered box design

#4 Posted by WMWA (1160 posts) -

Platinum hits is just their "best seller" version. It's just a new box and discounted

#5 Posted by D_Bones (365 posts) -

The PS3 version had all dlc except Arrival.

#6 Edited by Ocean_H (290 posts) -

@kermoosh: I was in NYC during the Holidays and I saw the ME2 Platinum Hits at the BestBuys. I checked in the back of the cover to see if it had any DLC like ME1 Platinum Hits but sadly it doesn't have any at all. If they included the DLCs, this version would have been on 3 discs and it's not worth for them on a budget priced version.

#7 Posted by kermoosh (911 posts) -

@Ocean_H: wells thats unfortunate. thanks anyway. at least i know i'm getting a nice gray version of the case

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