BioWare says that pre-production development has been “proceeding very well” recently, although there’s nothing explicit to share right now. In fact, it still sounds like it could be a long time until we hear anything more substantial:
“One day, when we’re ready, we’ll have more to share on the next Mass Effect, so thank you for being a part of this journey with us. It’s exceptionally exciting for the team and we’d love to continue sharing glimpses of what we’re working on with you in the future.”
Mike Gamble, the Project Director on Mass Effect 5, also noted how there’s “much more we want to share with you” in a letter to fans, but unfortunately confirmed, “that’ll have to be for another time”.
However, Gamble finished his message by sharing some new artwork, which you’ll see above:
“For now, there is something we want you to have a look at. We’ve intercepted some strange footage from one of the monitoring stations in known space. It could be nothing, but…”