GamerNode Editor-in-Chief Eddie Inzauto writes: "Welcome to Counterpoint, the new GamerNode column in which members of the GN staff flex their muscles, brains, and fingers in discussion about the most debatable issues in gaming.
Mass Effect 3 - its ending, specifically – has incited more community backlash surrounding a game than one would have ever imagined coming into the final chapter of such a beloved franchise. But mere days after its release, the internet was ablaze with complaints ranging from simple discontent to outright rage and newfound hatred for developer BioWare.
After such public outcry, BioWare saw fit to release an “Extended Cut” DLC add-on for the game, to hopefully right its “wrongs” in the eyes of a once-loyal fanbase. Was that enough? It was for some, but not for others. Now, without cutting the gloves off, let’s find out what the ‘Node staff thinks. We’ll get to the glue and broken glass another time."