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Rebellion multiplayer expansion for Mass Effect 3 releases May 29

Thursday, 24th May 2012 17:42 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Bioware has announced its Mass Effect 3 Rebellion DLC Pack will release for Xbox Live, PSN and PC on May 29 in the US and the following day in Europe on PSN.

As previously reported, the DLC comes with more gear, weapons, maps, and kits, and its free for those who’ve redeemed an Online Pass for the game. For those that don’t, the Online Pass will run you $10.

Here’s more:

  • New characters: Vorcha Soldier, Vorcha Sentinel, Male Quarian Engineer, Male Quarian Infiltrator, Ex-Cerberus Vanguard, and Ex-Cerberus Adept
  • New maps: Firebase Jade – Surrounded by huge waterfalls, Firebase Jade overlooks an ancient reservoir built by the salarians centuries ago; Firebase Goddess – Nestled in the epicenter of a Thessian metropolis, Firebase Goddess is one of the last strongholds of asari resistance against the Reapers.
  • New weapons: Cerberus Harrier Assault Rifle , Reegar Carbine Shotgun, Krysae Sniper Rifle

More information on the contents can be found through here.

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  1. endgame

    Male Quarians? Reegar Carbine Shotgun? Hell yeah! :))

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Night Hunter

    Free? So EA still in Damage Control Mode then?

    Good, they should be!

    #2 2 years ago
  3. Moonwalker1982

    Alotta people bitching at Bioware not so long ago, so say what u want about them and EA. But they are releasing free dlc for the second time now, and it’s not exactly small dlc either.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. Night Hunter

    @3: Whether or not they change the ending, they fucked up big time. And at least they are acknowledging it with free DLC which I personally think is a pretty good move of them. If they’d act like business as usual people would be even more pissed I think. At least this way they show that they value their customer.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Llewelyn_MT

    @1: What’s a “Carbine Shotgun” anyway?

    @2: Not that Vorchas can fix the abysmal ending…

    #5 2 years ago
  6. endgame

    @5 I was thinking of it’s name “Reegar”. Kal’Reegar was a quarian marine charged with escorting and defending Tali’Zorah vas Neema on a mission in Mass Effect 2. Another mission which raised questions that were never answered.. I’m not sure what a carbine shotgun is either. :))

    @2 All Mass Effect 2 DLC will be free because they’re making lots of money out of microtransactions. Don’t ever think that EA actually cares about their customers. Most publishers are the same.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Llewelyn_MT

    @6: A Carbine Shotgun might be an automatic carbine shooting clusters of pellets. [/wildspeculation]

    ME3 spoiler follows! You have been warned.

    I did happen to play the game. ;) I was also pretty annoyed he just died off screen and had no appearance in ME3, especially considering the notable Quarian story arc. IIRC Reegar clan were career soldiers, so it’s reasonable they get a gun named after them.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. endgame

    Llewelyn_MT how do you know he died?

    #8 2 years ago
  9. khannoir

    @5 A Carbine Shotgun is effectively a lever action or pump shotgun usually with 3-8 shells in the magazine and a pistol grip. I don’t see how it would be structurally different from some of the other shottys in the game already.

    ME3 spoiler follows! You have been warned.

    @8 Kal’Reegar is listed in a A.N.N. story… he lived long enough after a C.F. on Palaven.

    #9 2 years ago