The new expansion for the RPG game Dragon Age Origins will be released on March 16th according to Joystiq
The expansion to the popular role playing game carries on from the end of the first game and is packed with more quests and adventures and new dragons such as a Spectral Dragon which need to be slain. Check out the new screens.
Dragon Age: Origins â€“ Awakening, BioWareâ€™s next thread in the Dragon Age: Origins tapestry, occurs following the events of Dragon Age: Origins and puts players into the role of a Grey Warden Commander entrusted with rebuilding the order of Grey Wardens. In addition to rebuilding the ranks of the Grey Wardens, you will be tasked with uncovering the mystery of how the darkspawn survive after the slaying of the Archdemon dragon. How players choose to rebuild their order, resolve the conflict with the mysterious â€œArchitect,â€ and determine the fate of the darkspawn are just some of the many intriguing moral choices that will shape each playerâ€™s heroic journey. Players will be able to import their character from Dragon Age: Origins or start out as a new Grey Warden from the neighboring land of Orlais.
Dragon Age: Origins â€“ Awakening will be released March 16, 2010 worldwide on the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3 console and PC. Dragon Age: Origins â€“ Awakening will be available for $39.99 on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles in North America and will require Dragon Age: Origins to play. Dragon Age: Origins â€“ Awakening is rated M by the ESRB and 18+ by PEGI.