The existence of Leviathan, which is the DLC for Mass Effect 3 was kept under wraps for quite a while. Now it seems that Bioware and EA have officially announce the single player DLC and in their blog, Bioware posted an image with what appears to be a Wii U controller. Leviathan will take place sometime in the middle of Mass Effect 3’s continuity. Below is a brief description as well as that Wii U controller image.
Something lurks in the dark corners of space, something powerful enough to kill a Reaper. Shepard must discover the most closely guarded secret in the galaxy before the Reapers silence it forever. Discover more about the origins of the Reapers as you race across the galaxy to find the Leviathan. Unravel the dark history of the Reaper Race before it is too late. Coming later this summer there is no war, only the harvest.
Taking place during the events of Mass Effect 3, players will be thrust into the darkest corners of space where they will hunt a mysterious being rumored to be powerful enough to destroy a Reaper. As they race against time, they will begin to unravel the secret of the Leviathan. Explore uncharted systems and new areas on the Citadel, interact with brand new characters, unlock the AT-12 Raider shotgun and M-55 Argus Assault Rifle and discover more about the mysterious history of the Reapers. Available on PC, Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. Cost is $10 or 800 Microsoft points.
Bioware also announced Firefight Weapons Pack, which is a two-dollar downloadable content that will get players access to, “two powerful new weapons and five bonus weapons to use in the fight to Take Back Earth.