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March 23rd, 2012, 00:21
GameBanshee has a review of the DLC first-day Mass Effect 3 DLC, From Ashes:
The unfortunate fact about "From Ashes" is that, while Javik is a great character and probably the most interesting new face Mass Effect 3 has to offer, the mission on Eden Prime is fairly short (about 30 minutes long), and you don't get much else beyond his assistance in combat, his story arc, and a new, overpowered Particle Rifle to play with. While "missions" are advertised, the reality is that you only visit Eden Prime once, and the second mission is really just a secondary objective that involves finding intelligence terminals within the same environment.
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March 23rd, 2012, 00:22
Definitely not worth $10. I bought the collector's edition, so I got it with that. I never used Javik, but the additional lore and his interactions with other squadmates were interesting. A more reasonable price would be $5.
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March 23rd, 2012, 10:49
He is the only interesting squad mate though. Well, at least the only new one - Garrus is still fairly entertaining. Like I wrote in my ME3 thread - I really feel the team is significantly less interesting overall. It would be even worse without Javik.
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March 23rd, 2012, 12:21
I liked new EDI actually, taking her often to missions.
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March 23rd, 2012, 13:51
He adds a fair bit of story to the Thessia mission, if you take him along with Liara.
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March 24th, 2012, 06:28
agreed, Javik was the only high point wrt all the squad in me3. i was sad when he (predictably) could not be romanced!!
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