We have some latest details of Mass Effect 3 for you, and it has made us really optimistic about the final product when it comes out on March 6th 2012. These details were revealed in a Game Informer article, which we have broken down for you. There are slight early mission spoilers
Cover is more appropriate to the location: couches, overturned tables, etc.
In Action mode, the game selects a mixture of Paragon and Renegade choices.
There’s a sidebar about the various game modes. RPG is of course your standard ME experience. Story is RPG with really easy combat. Action automates the dialogue.
The GI writer was playing as Femshep and the kid was still male, so that tanks the theory that it’s a hallucinatory version of young Shep (though not the general “It’s a hallucination” theory).
The article also confirms the locations from the Origin pre-order trailer.