Tali is one of the original characters from the Mass Effect series, and can be romanced in Mass Effect 3 if you meet a significant number of requirements. The most important is a save file from Mass Effect 2 where you played as a male Shepard and romanced Tali. This is the only way to begin a romance with Tali in Mass Effect 3. If you import a valid save file, you'll be able to romance Tali if you can keep her alive at a critical point in the plot.
Only Male Shepard can romance . The romance must be started in Mass Effect 2. If you rekindle a romance with Tali in Mass Effect 3, she will give you a photo of herself for your bedstand. The photo has been idenitified as a doctored stock photo, which generated a minor .