Pause and Select: "Here, two men have an open honest exploration of their feelings for each other in a nuanced way, two men who never considered such a possibility. Not aloud, at least
But it was always lingering there, since the first Mass Effect. And ultimately, that’s what makes the relationship so iconic. Not for its in-your-face hyper-charged sexuality, but with the nuance that occurs when a friendship evolves into something more."