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How To Change Character Class In Mass Effect Legendary Edition

Stuck with one class that you do not want anymore? Here is how to switch character classes in Mass Effect Legendary Edition.

The class selection is the last step of your character customization process in Mass Effect Legendary Edition. This customization is however the first thing that you do at the beginning of the game and creates a character that you will play with. This customization is important because a lot of aspects of the game including some of the side quest are based on the class you choose for your Shepard. You can choose between Soldier, Infiltrator, Vanguard, Sentinel, Adept, and Engineer. Each has its own unique abilities and fight styles in the story. If you however realize that this is not the class for you after playing the class for a while, keep reading this article where we tell you how to change class in Mass Effect Legendary Edition.

How to Change Character Classes in Mass Effect Legendary Edition?


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The character customization process goes as : New Career > New ID > Male/Female > Enter name > Pre-service History > Psychological Profile > Class or Military Specialization.

For Mass Effect 1, you cannot change your character class after the initial process of choosing the classes. You have to be with the same class you choose throughout the game unless you begin a new game.


When you start Mass Effect 2 and 3 however, you will get an option to choose from the previously saved file or generate a new game. This is when you will be met with character customization again if you choose a new game option.

There is however no way to switch between your character classes in between the gameplay of Mass Effect Legendary Edition.

So that is all there is to it on how to change character class in Mass Effect Legendary Edition. If you would like to know how to skip or jump cut scenes or how to get the Spectre gear in the game, do check out our article on that too.