About the game
Anthem is an open-world looter shooter by Electronic Arts and BioWare. The game was announced with a lot of hype and spectacular trailers but ultimately failed to attract players. Anthem Next, a rework of the game is expected in 2020.
Anthem gets a proper gameplay video on Paris Games Week 2018
BioWare have been busy on this year's Paris Games Week, taking the opportunity to show off Anthem's gameplay in a live stream. The mission is about locating the arcanist, Matthias Sumner, although it kicked off with some audio issues.
Anthem will launch with raid matchmaking according to Mark Darrah
Anthem is similar to Destiny in many ways - it's a looter shooter in a sci-fi setting, has a greedy publisher, will be a microtransaction machine and so on. One major difference is that BioWare will give it raid matchmaking from get go.
Bioware announce that Anthem is officially in alpha phase
Approximately 20 years after BioWare's launch of Baldur's Gate, the company announced that their upcoming shooter Anthem has officially passed the alpha development phase milestone, i.e. each part of the game is in and functioning.
Anthem gets PAX West trailer dubbed 'Our World, My Story'
BioWare's PAX West trailer for Anthem is called 'Our World, My Story' for a reason - it shows off some simply stunning in-game locations but not just for the sake of eye candy, since there will be plenty of back story to hold it together.
Ohlen squashes rumours of EA being in charge on Anthem
James Ohlen, the man behind titles such as Baldur's Gate, Neverwinter Nights and Star Wars KOTOR, has squashed the rumours, or more like conspiracy theories, which claimed that EA's got a bigger say in Anthem things than BioWare themselves.
BioWare shows off Anthem's gorgeous gameplay trailer
BioWare and Electronic Arts have released a sizeable chunk of promotional gameplay footage for their upcoming service Anthem. It looks as pretty as any Frostbite game should and if nothing, there is lots of customisation available.
Anthem to have vast customisation & associated microtransactions
Mark Darrah has organised an AMA on his Twitter which has been going on for days now. Most of the questions people ask are regarding Anthem and the answers Darrah provided offer insight into the game's customisation and microtransactions.
Anthem will require internet connection but won't have PvP
BioWare's attempt at survival and EA's next microtransaction vessel - Anthem will not feature PvP at launch but it will still require an internet connection at all times. I'm sure it's just "to ensure best experience" regardless of players.
EA's Anthem teaser trailer announces an announcement
EA have teased three seconds of Anthem's footage in anticipation of Anthem's E3 showing and in preparation for EA Play, a three day event where EA and Bioware are set to release a new trailer, show off gameplay and analyse combat systems.
Anthem's gameplay won't deviate from the original promises
EA's newest Iron Man simulator will apparently have unchanged gameplay and graphics from the original E3 trailer. BioWare stated there will be no downgrades and the game's development is sailing along smoothly with an E3 2018 presentation.