Originally Posted by igyman
This thing says the Citadel is its home and that the Citadel is a part of it. What that statement means is that Sovereign's role in the first game is meaningless. If this thing controls the Reapers, is stored on the Citadel and is a part of the Citadel, then it should be no problem for it to activate the Citadel's relay by itself, without needing a Reaper "vanguard".
Hmm..you know I hadn't made that realization myself. But now that I think of it, it just adds more fuel to the fire that the ME3 ending was really not that good. Or rather, it at least did not measure up to the rest of the game.