Bioware reveals retailer specific preorder bonuses for Mass Effect 3
Bioware have taken to their official forums to detail all the bonus items gamers who preorder Mass Effect 3 will be receiving, broken down by retailer. It’s the usual assortment of armor and weapons, and those who have already pre-ordered need not fear about missing out – Bioware have stated pre-order bonuses will be rolled over and those who have already put down their dollars on a pre-order will receive the bonuses. The extras will be available when the game launches. Check below for full details and videos of the pre-order items in action.
All individuals pre-ordering the game, regardless of which retailer they place their order at, will receive the M55 Argus Assault Rifle. The Argus is a good crowd-control weapon which is capable of firing rapid fire bursts.
Those pre-ordering the game at either Gamestop or EBGames will receive the N7 Warfare Gear, which includes the following:
- N7 Valkyrie Assault Rifle – Deliver two rounds per shot with deadly accuracy and stop the opposition dead in their tracks with superior high caliber rounds.
- N7 Defender Armor – Improved shields and health, players can survive even the most punishing of battles and withstand sustained enemy fire. The N7 Defender Armor also offers:
- Increased ammo capacity. Additional ammunition compartments to ensure players are always battle-ready.
- Amplified weapon damage. Built-in power cells provide an additional punch to weapon fire.
Those pre-ordering from the Origin website will receive the AT12 Raider Shotgun. The AT-12 Raider Shotgun fires a large pellet spread, providing maximum coverage for close-range targets. Designed for superior rapid fire, the AT-12 allows for optimal recovery time between shots.