As the East Coast is brutally pummeled by hurricane Irene, those smug jerks on the West Coast seem to be having all the fun at PAX Prime. This three-day nerdfest is just bristling with gaming news, including a new batch of screenshots for Mass Effect 3 that show Commander Shepard's new weapons, companions, and some of the new enemy types too.
Below we see the new melee attack power of the Omni-tool:
If you're not the hand-to-hand sort of player, you can still make with the boomsticks:
Some old pals will return:
It wouldn't be Mass Effect without at least one Blue Space Lesbian:
Expect it to build on ME2's shooter formula:
You'll be able to ride around in one of these according to some rumors...
Check back with us throughout the weekend for more from PAX Prime.