Images PC Xbox 360 PS3

Bioware and EA have announced the release date of the final Mass Effect 2 mission, Arrival. It will be on March 29 for 560MSP or 6€. PR and two screens inside.
Update: 2 screens added.



BIOWARE MARKS ‘ARRIVAL’ DATE FOR FINAL MASS EFFECT 2 MISSION

At the furthest edge of the galaxy, the Reapers are preparing to make their return. Will Commander Shepard have what it takes to stand in their way? BioWare is announcing today Mass Effect: Arrival, the thrilling final mission for Mass Effect 2. Available for download on March 29, 2011, Mass Effect: Arrival will also include three new achievements for the Xbox 360® videogame and entertainment system and PC and three new trophies on PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system. The PDLC pack will be available for 560 MS Points on Xbox 360, £5.49 on PlayStation Network and also available for PC for 560 BioWare Points at http://social.bioware.com/page/me2-dlc.

In Mass Effect: Arrival, Commander Shepard is sent to the edge of the galaxy to rescue an undercover operative who may have evidence of an imminent Reaper invasion that has been looming since the very beginning of the series. Returning and playing a prominent role in Mass Effect: Arrival is fan favorite Admiral Hackett, who is voiced by legendary science-fiction actor Lance Henriksen (Alien, Terminator).

“All year, we have been extremely honored and humbled by the reception we have received for Mass Effect 2 from players around the world, including our post release DLC”, said Casey Hudson, Executive Producer, Mass Effect series. “Mass Effect: Arrival is an exciting extension to Mass Effect 2 and will show players just how close the Reapers are to returning and completing their deadly harvest.”

Arrival DLC

  • ME2 Arrival DLC gets a date - Arrival DLC
  • ME2 Arrival DLC gets a date - Arrival DLC

2 screens

  • ME2 Arrival DLC gets a date - 2 screens
  • ME2 Arrival DLC gets a date - 2 screens
Doom_Bringer - I have terrible taste
Doom_Bringer
Commented on 2011-03-18 15:56:08
Some of the better screenshots are missing but the one with the relay in the background looks SOO good!! Day 1 man
In reply to
OpiZA
OpiZA
Commented on 2011-03-18 16:17:00
Great! ME2 is a great game, love Bioware for their DLC support
In reply to
Zarsky
Zarsky
Commented on 2011-03-18 16:28:25
Haven't played ME2 yet, and would rather buy it with all DLC in the same package à la Fallout 3 GOTY.
In reply to
GangstaNip
GangstaNip
Commented on 2011-03-18 17:35:22
wow thats the week after next:). Looking forward to some more ME2 action.
In reply to
johnc
johnc
Commented on 2011-03-18 17:48:33
My body & mind are ready.
In reply to
MorrisSchaeffer
MorrisSchaeffer
Commented on 2011-03-18 18:36:50
Is this the only real DLC for Mass Effect 2 or are there previous ones? And if yes, can I just download them of XBL?
In reply to
Sephiriah
Sephiriah
Commented on 2011-03-18 18:52:42
Yes there are other ones and I think you may be able to get them of XBL. Lair of the shadow broker is a really good one to get.

At least Bioware know how much DLC is actually worth, *cough*(Reach)*cough*.

On topic this looks to be great, a fine ending to what was easily one of the best games this gen.
In reply to
jenesuispasbavard
jenesuispasbavard
Commented on 2011-03-19 22:27:18
I'm going to play this game one more time before March 29 just to catch up on the storyline. How're the other DLCs?
In reply to
FreeSwag
FreeSwag
Commented on 2011-03-20 18:27:13 In reply to MorrisSchaeffer
Posted by MorrisSchaeffer
Is this the only real DLC for Mass Effect 2 or are there previous ones? And if yes, can I just download them of XBL?
- Kasumi Stolen Memory
- Overlord
- Lair of the Shadow Broker
- Arrival

There was also, Zaeed: The Price of Revenge, and Firewalker, both of which comes with the Cerberus Network.

I have been saving all the post-release DLC releases for one final run-thru the game on max difficulty. Am I the only one who wish more companies would get their DLC out of the way on a more timely basis. At this point I have been holding on to Mass Effect 2 for over a year now, but I could not help wish that more companies would follow the Fallout 3 DLC model . . . you know, wait a couple months after release for the first DLC, and then release a new DLC pack every six weeks after. A seven month gap between DLC releases is not exactly . . . well, if these things were like major expansions (Oblivion: Shivering Isles, GTA4: The Ballad of Gay Tony), it would be a different story; the wait time is expected. But most DLC adventures are pretty short, and that being the case, it certainly would be nicer to get them out on a more timely schedule, is all I am saying.

Anyway, will finally be nice to wrap things up in prep for Mass Effect 3. On the subject of which, am I the only person who gets the feeling MA3 is going to slip into next spring? And truth be told, considering that Skyrim is coming out in November, I'd hate to see the two compete directly for gamers' RPG dollars, and wind up cannibalizing each others market share, because they were released too close to each other.
In reply to
Drsw36
Drsw36
Commented on 2011-03-20 19:01:34
That guy in the 4th pic look like Zaeed.
In reply to
Sephiriah
Sephiriah
Commented on 2011-03-20 20:39:20 In reply to FreeSwag
Posted by FreeSwag
I'd hate to see the two compete directly for gamers' RPG dollars, and wind up cannibalizing each others market share, because they were released too close to each other.
This is the only problem for 2011 especially late (3rd or 4th quarter) 2011, so many great titles are coming out that have a huge fanbase and/or high anticipation for the game.

Now in late 2011 I have Deus Ex: HR, Mass Effect 3, Skyrim and Rage all competing for my attention in the RPG area, and I want all of them!
In reply to
About the game
Platform
PC X360
Published by
Electronic Arts
Developed by
BioWare Corp
Patreon

$224 of $400 per month

What's up?
  • Tinks

    Tinks more than it already has. Keep that shit to their own formulaic films (4 Hours ago)

  • Tinks

    Tinks Also I'm glad Sony is going to break off. I don't want the Avengers/Iron Man fuckn with my Spiderman movies (4 Hours ago)

  • Tinks

    Tinks Agreed on Spiderman 2. (4 Hours ago)

  • MikeManiac61

    MikeManiac61 On top of that, I've always found Tobey's PP to be completely weird and akward in a bad way. (6 Hours ago)

  • MikeManiac61

    MikeManiac61 @KORNdog: I'm trying to rinse myself from superhero movies period. Been catching up on stuff I haven't watched. (7 Hours ago)

  • KORNdog

    KORNdog They need to introduce the X-Men or something and get on with the next big story arch because this meandering post iron man death is already old and there's only been one film so far. (7 Hours ago)

  • KORNdog

    KORNdog Tom holland is by far the best PP. And it seems like he'll be sticking around as spiderman. Just not in the MCU, which since endgame hasn't managed to spark any interest out of me. (7 Hours ago)

  • Driftwood

    Driftwood GSY is getting some nice content at 3 pm CEST with our July podcast and some videos of the Deus Ex Mankind Divided preview build. :) (> 3 Months ago)

  • Driftwood

    Driftwood For once we'll be live at 4:30 pm CEST. Blim should not even be tired! (> 3 Months ago)

  • Driftwood

    Driftwood More Quantum Break coverage coming in a few hours, 9:00 a.m CEST. (> 3 Months ago)

  • Driftwood

    Driftwood We'll have a full review up for Firewatch at 7 pm CET. Videos will only be tomorrow though. (> 3 Months ago)

  • Driftwood

    Driftwood Tonight's livestream will be at 9:15 GMT+1, not GMT+2 as first stated. (> 3 Months ago)

  • Driftwood

    Driftwood New GSY Live dedicated this time to Just Cause 3 on Tuesday 9:30 GMT+2 (> 3 Months ago)

  • Driftwood

    Driftwood Join us tomorrow at 10 pm GMT+2 for a new livestream. We'll be playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. (> 3 Months ago)

Also on Gamersyde

GC: Liberated gameplay video

  • Sunday, August 25, 2019
  • Driftwood

Assetto Corsa Competizione on the track

  • Sunday, August 25, 2019
  • CpRBe

GC: Twin-stick shooterTrifox gameplay video

  • Saturday, August 24, 2019
  • Driftwood