Mass Effect 3 Romance Guide

Bioware done an amazing  job creating and managing the ripple effects of your decisions. And your romance choices are certainly no exception. Depending on who your Shepard was close to in the first two series, now you can choose to continue a romantic relationship or maybe just start a new one. Even those who haven’t played ME1 or ME2 can surely find love in ME3, though sadly, two characters will be off the table: Tali and Garrus can only be romanced by a returning love interest.

Ashley Mass Effect 3 Romance Guide

Prerequisite: She must survive the events of ME1.
After the early events of the game, Ashley will spend time in the Huerta Memorial Hospital. Visit her between missions, choosing Paragon responses (Upper!) to show her interest.
Old romances from ME1 can be rekindled, or new Male Shepards can start fresh.
During the early conversations before her injury, make sure to choose the Paragon options as well.
Even when she’s unconscious in the Citadel, visit her and offer some kind words anyway. While there, you can purchase a special item, a Tennyson Collection, at the store terminal in the hospital lobby. You may have to wait until she’s awake to purchase and gift the special item.
Visit her; during your first trip to the Citadel, after the mission on Palaven, and a third time before finishing the Tuchanka missions. Afterwards, she’ll be ready to rejoin you.
After Tuchanka, and during the mission in the Citadel, you’ll want your trust high enough so Ashley will side with you during the ending confrontation.
If you were in another relationship in ME2, you’ll need to apologize and confirm that you’re interested in Ashley.
After she joins again, eventually she’ll offer to meet at the Presidium Commons. If she doesn’t push for a serious relationship, you can. With that, you’ll be well on your way to sealing the deal.

Liara Mass Effect 3 Romance Guide

Prerequisite: None
New players or players with a previous relationship with Liara from ME1 can romance Liara. Early on you’ll be able to declare your interest in rekindling an old relationship if you’ve imported a save file.
Early in the game, you’ll be able to find Liara near the cafe in the Presidium Commons. Talk to her there to build intimacy and trust, and before completing the missions on Tuchanka.
Speak with Liara enough between missions, and eventually she’ll request to speak with Shepard in your cabin. Invite her up and discuss her time capsule.
Later on, she’ll send an e-mail requesting to meet on the Citadel. If you’ve built up enough intimacy, you’ll be able to commit to a serious relationship now.
Whether committed or not, after visiting Liara’s homeworld, make sure to speak with her.

Tali Mass Effect 3 Romance Guide

Prerequisite: She must survive the events of ME2, and you must start a relationship in ME2.
Tali appears during your first diplomatic meeting with the Quarians. While sharing a personal moment, rekindle your old relationship by confirming your interest.
Speak with her again immediately afterwards, she’ll be in the CIC. Later, you’ll be able to have more intimate conversations with her during the mission on her former homeworld.
During the missions around Rannoch, Tali will request to visit Shepard’s cabin. Invite her in with your computer, and she’ll ask if you want to continue their relationship.
Make sure to call Tali up to your cabin before completing the Reaper Base mission on Rannoch, or you’ll miss your chance with Tali.

Miranda Mass Effect 3 Romance Guide

Prerequisite: She must survive the events of ME2, and you must start a relationship in ME2.
If you entered into a romantic relationship with Miranda in ME2, you’ll have the option to rekindle it in ME3.
Early, after the Mars and Turian homeworld missions, she’ll contact you and request a meeting in the Citadel. Speak with her at the Normandy docks.
After the Priority mission on the Citadel, you’ll be able to speak with her