10 Biggest Boss Battles In Video Game History - Ranked By Size
10. Reaper (Mass Effect 3)
Approximate Size: 160 metres
To say a human being, approximately 1.8m tall, is capable of
taking down an alien species so big that we initially confused it
with being a space craft, is perhaps overestimating our abilities.
And yet, Shepherd being the badass Spectre that he is (my Shepherd
was male), he is able to do just that – albeit after possibly dying
and reloading the previous save a few times, as all the best heroes
do (just look at Tom Cruise in The Edge of Tomorrow).
After landing on Rannoch and attacking a Reaper base, Shepherd and
his team attempt to take out the Reaper tech and so free the Geth of
Unfortunately, while in the middle of this, an
enormous Destroyer class Reaper crawls out of the ground and begins
firing its huge lasers at you. While the larger Reapers stand at
over 2km in length, Shepherd rarely battles them directly, allowing
the Citadel fleet the opportunity to take down Sovereign, while the
final battle against Harbinger is a more just a run, duck and hope
Fortunately, with his back against the wall, Shepherd proves
in the battle of Rannoch that the bigger they are, the harder they
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