Morinth is an Ardat-Yakshi and the daughter of Samara. She has a rare genetic disorder that causes her to kill anyone she mates with. She joins with the mind of one she is mating with and becomes smarter and powerful every time she mates. This guide will include all the details on how to romance Morinth in Mass Effect 2 and 3.
How to Romance Morinth in Mass Effect
Morinth has been running for her life since the age of forty. This was when she was discovered to be an Ardat- Yakshi. The one hunting for her life is her mother, Samara. You can romance Morinth by Shepard male as well as female.
Mass Effect 2
Morinth is not a crew member in Mass Effect 2. She makes her first appearance in Samara’s loyalty mission, Samara: The Ardat-Yakshi. The mission requires you to complete six available activities on the criminal station, Omega. You need to complete any three of these six activities. After this, Morinth will invite you for a chat. Failing four will fail the mission.
During your conversation, you need to keep her interested in you by using dialogues that make you look dangerous. After the conversation, she will take you to her apartment for mating. However, during this, Samara will try to kill Morinth. If you want to romance Morinth, you will have to kill Samara.
To kill Samara, you need Renegade points. Morinth will disguise herself as her mother after killing her. She will then make her way to the ship. When you talk to her, she will want to mate with you. Complete any mission and come back to her and agree to it.
If you accept joining minds with her by selecting the “Yes” option, she will dominate your mind and kill you. Selecting the “No thanks, I’d rather live” option will end any chances of romance with Morinth. Go for the yes option, and after dying, reload the game. If you want to romance her in Mass Effect 3, you need to make sure that she survives the Suicide Mission.
Mass Effect 3
Morinth is not a regular member of your crew in Mass Effect 3. During the Kallini: Ardat-Yakshi Monastery mission, you can read messages that Morinth sent to her sisters. She also sends you a message along with your playthrough. You can then finally meet her in the main quest, Priority: Earth. In this mission, you will find that she has been turned into a Banshee by the Reapers. You will have to take her down and end her misery.
This is how you can romance Morinth in Mass Effect 2 and 3. If you want to learn more then you can check out our guide on how you can romance Jack.