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Accumulate 75% of total Renegade points

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Galactic DandyGalactic Dandy255,942
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While on Noveria, after you obtain Lorik Qui'in's data forcefully make him testify to help the internal affairs agent. After this is done you will get +25 renegade points. Before you leave talk to him again, question him on matriarch benezia, then scroll to ask another question, a new set of options will pop up including one to testify against anoleis, press that one to get him to testify again you will get another +25 renegade points. This can be repeated until you get this acheivement.

Edit: As of March 31/2017 this has still not been patched! Feel free to rack up all the Renegade/Paragon points to your hearts content (Thanks to DarkWingSpartan for last reporting in)
TULLY13I am pretty sure this was patched but this achievement shouldnt be causing major grief anyway
Posted by TULLY13 on 11 Jan 10 at 17:02
Sleepy Dogg 007Oh my god it worked! thankes your the best :D
Posted by Sleepy Dogg 007 on 25 Jan 10 at 06:24
BishopbabyIf you pick the 'Blue' option here you will get paragon points so basically you can get both of the achievements at the same time at this point. Nice work.
Posted by Bishopbaby on 02 Feb 10 at 10:47
Lockyz75it worked like a dream thanks
Posted by Lockyz75 on 13 Feb 10 at 14:09
BadBoydie360Just another add point to add (mass effect wiki as the source):

Using the "Lorik Qui'in Glitch" to acquire unlimited Paragon and/or Renegade Points has been known to corrupt save files. Thus, certain decisions made in Mass Effect are flagged as the opposite choice. This can prevent certain characters from returning in Mass Effect 2, or certain emails from being sent to Shepard. To prevent any corruption of data, it is highly advised and stressed to avoid the glitch if carrying over the save for import since it is not required to maximize Paragon and Renegade Points.
Posted by BadBoydie360 on 04 Apr 10 at 19:45
LoneDireWolfess@ Badboydie360: Theoretically, couldn't you save BEFORE you partook in this glitch and then after you got the achievement(s), load it and then not do it? Please correct me if I am wrong, because I would like to avoid the glitch myself.
Posted by LoneDireWolfess on 27 Oct 10 at 23:45
TheJimiHippieGreat guide, because I didn't have do a renegade play through. Kept hold of 4 skill points for intimidate (had 1 I must have gotten for free) and saved before the renegade dialog option. Deleted save afterwards. Worked very well - thanks for this.
Posted by TheJimiHippie on 15 Mar 11 at 00:03
Solario32Thanks for the advice.
Posted by Solario32 on 31 Oct 11 at 17:03
PhysicsPixelSave before you do this
Posted by PhysicsPixel on 28 Dec 11 at 02:25
Scott is Kingworks still as of 3/6/12 might wanna save before doing it so you can reload your save once you get the achievement
Posted by Scott is King on 06 Mar 12 at 11:53
Gods Killer 256This worked perfectly! thanks for the help!
Posted by Gods Killer 256 on 25 Mar 12 at 06:03
spareGgnometook your advice date is april 13th 2012 so as of yet they havnt patched this thumbs up for this worked like a charm. on second playthrough and I needed about 150 points for cheevoe eep =)
Posted by spareGgnome on 13 Apr 12 at 23:54
Rowdy185Still works as of 8/1/12 so I don't think they plan on patching it.
Posted by Rowdy185 on 01 Aug 12 at 19:33
RikstaGWorks as of October 22, 2012. Thanks!
Posted by RikstaG on 22 Oct 12 at 11:27
ZzTheBoabzZ23rd Jan 2013 it still works, thanks for the guide
Posted by ZzTheBoabzZ on 23 Jan 13 at 19:03
o BerserkrThis solution is a bit misleading. It would be great if you added 'Lolatron's' contribution, that you need either 5 points in charm or intimidate for this to even be an option. Great find, other than that!
Posted by o Berserkr on 25 Jan 13 at 23:04
xZxSephirothxZxStill works on 10th July 2013 smile
Posted by xZxSephirothxZx on 10 Jul 13 at 16:24
FuzzyFridayzStill working 10/01/14 thanks a lot.
Posted by FuzzyFridayz on 13 Jan 14 at 02:06
Posted by JamezWest on 22 Sep 14 at 02:08
H3rmitardStill works as of today =] thanks man!
Posted by H3rmitard on 09 Dec 14 at 00:27
danwood11Still working today. 4th January 2015.
Posted by danwood11 on 04 Jan 15 at 22:18
Redd FiveGot it today. Only took 4 cycles, but I had been working on Renegade this playthrough. Glad I can go back to Paragon. Renegade Shep is a whiny brat!
Posted by Redd Five on 08 Feb 15 at 16:48
PolutrupThanks for the great tip, Galactic Dandy! It's 15th November 2015, I'm running Mass Effect on my XOne via backwards compatibility, and it's still working.
Posted by Polutrup on 15 Nov 15 at 11:59
KelpsseyJanuary 3rd 2016 and the glitch is still working. Thank you!
Posted by Kelpssey on 03 Jan 16 at 18:56
PoeticParsonStill works as of March 17th, 2016. Thanks for the guide.
Posted by PoeticParson on 18 Mar 16 at 02:00
ChicovengerJune 27th, 2016. Still works! I think it's safe to say this will never be patched.
Posted by Chicovenger on 28 Jun 16 at 03:50
DarkWingSpartanWorked like a charm. Thanks.
Posted by DarkWingSpartan on 31 Mar 17 at 15:03
J1R2D3R4MI think I did something wrong. I was able to intimidate Lorik once, but choosing the Matriarch dialogue option did not cause the intimidate choice to appear again.
Posted by J1R2D3R4M on 31 Aug 17 at 01:41
cbechtoldCan confirm that this method works as of October 9, 2017. Thanks!
Posted by cbechtold on 09 Oct 17 at 22:32
Falcon Eye 22Still working 23 February, 2018. smile
Posted by Falcon Eye 22 on 23 Feb 18 at 10:00
Gaz H1Still working. Thanks.
Posted by Gaz H1 on 27 Feb 18 at 19:13
Pending Demise6 June 2018 - Still Working
Version No. 1.0.1709.41023
To check your Version No. goto Manage game & add-ons
Version No. is in the top right hand corner
Posted by Pending Demise on 06 Jun 18 at 02:46
RiRiiser33Still works 01/26/2019
Posted by RiRiiser33 on 27 Jan 19 at 05:05
RiRiiser33Still works 01/26/2019
Posted by RiRiiser33 on 27 Jan 19 at 05:20
Bazroy99Still working in April 2020 - think it's safe to say this isn't getting patched!
Posted by Bazroy99 on 05 Apr at 13:36