Anthem is an open world action role-playing game from BioWare and Electronic Arts where you step into the role of a sci-fi explorer known as a Freelancer. Freelancers are intrepid men and women who have the skill and courage to leave the known world behind to go explore a primeval and unknown land. Unknown dangers await, but so does the promise of discover, the excitement of exploration. To help you, you have a customizable exosuit known as a Javelins, and different types of exosuits will help you in specific tasks. The world is vast, constantly changing, and dangerous. Now, go explore it.
Anthem Key Features
Work With Friends – Up to four players band together to take on whatever perils you discover as a heroic team. As your friends support you in your journey, your victories and rewards benefit your friends.
Equipped For Adventure – Wear a diverse array of Javelin exosuits, each equipped with unique weapons and abilities. Customize them with gear you earn or craft. Use your javelin to fly, leap, and fight through a vast open world!
Excitement Abounds – Experience world-altering events like Shaper Storms. Fight against savage beasts and ruthless marauders. Explore forgotten ruins and seek out the enemy, wherever they hide.
Living Game Experience – Your power grows with every step into the unknown. Whether plunder, revenge, or glory lures you onward, your choices will irrevocably change you—and the world around you.
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Anthem is in an Alpha State
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Anthem Aims to Get Personal with Little Effect
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Anthem Executive Producer Fields Several Questions
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Writer Drew Karpyshyn Leaves Anthem for Other Projects
Anthem and BioWare scribe Drew Karpyshyn leaves the company for the second time in order to focus on personal projects and work with a new game studio.
Job Posting Suggests Anthem Will Have FPS Gameplay
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Anthem Lead Animator Leaves BioWare
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Anthem Lead Designer Corey Gaspur Passes Away
Corey Gaspur, a member of BioWare for nine years and a name tied with some of the studio's biggest titles, has passed away.
Anthem Featured in the Edmonton Corn Maze
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