It has been teased by BioWare for days, fans were aware of its existence for weeks and now it has a release date. The final piece of downloadable content for Mass Effect 2 entitled Arrival will be available on March 29, 2011 on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC. It will sell for $6.99 or 560 Microsoft (or BioWare) Points.
In this episode, Shepard is tasked with rescuing an individual who could have proof that the Reapers are planning to invade. Given the events of Mass Effect 3, it appears as if the operative’s suspicions are dead on.
As an added treat, Admiral Steven Hackett will be making a guest appearance in Arrival. Admiral Hackett was present in Mass Effect and had a limited presence in Mass Effect 2.
Here’s what the Admiral looks like.
Arrival will also have three new achievements and trophies packed in.
According to the press release, BioWare will reveal more information about Mass Effect 3 soon. The full game is expected be released during the 2011 holiday season.