Mass Effect 3′s ending, the “Indoctrination Theory” and something I call the “Franchise Imperative”

Anyone reading a gaming blog has probably noticed that a lot of Mass Effect fans are dissatisfied with Mass Effect 3′s ending.

I don’t know exactly what the developers had in mind in crafting the game’s finale, but I am 100 percent positive the ending is not meant to be taken literally. SPOILERS after the jump.

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