Posted on August 27, 2011, Phil Hornshaw PAX 2011: Meet Your New Default Female Shepard in Mass Effect 3
This just in from the floor of PAX 2011: the new default female Shepard model in Mass Effect 3 has been named thanks to voting by fans on Facebook. And it’s the redhead, fragile-looking one you see above. She’s the version that will appear on the cover of the Mass Effect 3 Collector’s Edition. You can see all the possibilities back at the Mass Effect Facebook page.
And that’s that. Check out BioWare TV right here and you can watch the reveal filmed from PAX, which was hosted by FemShep voice actress Jennifer Hale. Redhead Shep pulled down 19,576 votes, followed by black-haired Shep with 12,838 votes. The brunette version edged the blonde version for third with 5,574 and 5,436, respectively.