Originally Posted by The Doctor
I've been making my way through the Trilogy edition for a few weeks now. Just finished ME2 (fantastic game, btw) and I plan to start 3 tomorrow afternoon. The Trilogy version includes an online pass and the Extended Cut. Am I missing out on anything tremendous or game altering without any of the actual DLCs? I'm a bit strapped for cash these days, but could probably afford maybe two of them if I needed to. Keeping in mind that I'm more worried about story than extra guns or armours.
Don't waste a dime on the DLC. Aside from taking you away from the main story for a couple of hours, it literally has no impact on the final ending (thought not much does).
Best of luck, and I hope the ending treats you better than it's treated me.