The release date for the Blade Wolf DLC has been announced by Konami and has been fixed on May 9, to be released in Japan.
The DLC is a playable side story, centering around Blade Wolf, a.k.a LQ-84i, a character in the storyline of the game. The DLC features multiple hours of gameplay centering around the abilities and characteristics of the aforementioned character, while also dwelling on the background of the character.
To quote the released statement,“Reactivated by Desperado Enforcement’s leader Sundowner and serving under Mistral, the DLC reveals LQ-84i’s story prior to his battle and eventual partnership with Raiden, and his transformation into Blade Wolf. Players can battle countless enemies using an arsenal of weapons and abilities, culminating in an all-new boss battle.”
The DLC is slated to release on May 14 for Xbox 360 and on May 15 for PS3 in Europe, for 560 MS Points /€6.99.