Bioware has confirmed that the new From Ashes DLC for Mass Effect 3, which was made public in error by Microsoft, is in fact included in the N7 Collector’s Edition.
“We’re happy to confirm that Mass Effect 3: From Ashes DLC will be available at launch for all platforms. For those of you who have purchased the N7 Collector’s Edition (including the PC Digital Deluxe Edition), you will get this content at no extra charge. We’ll have a lot more details for you later this week! Stay Tuned,” said Bioware’s Michael Gamble on the official forum.
The was briefly visible on the Xbox Live Marketplace, before it was pulled again, not before Kotaku saw it though.
Apparently the pack will allow players to “unearth lost secrets from the past” and enlist a member of the game’s Prothean race, which confirms the existence of the race previously thought to have been extinct.
Don’t forget that there is a demo out now, allowing you to sample both the single and multiplayer aspects of Mass Effect 3. You can read our impressions of both here and here.
Mass Effect 3 is available to pre-order from ShopTo on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.