Anthem, the newest game from Mass Effect and Dragon Age developer Bioware, was teased at E3 2014 and revealed properly at E3 a year ago. The big answer came on EA's stage today: when you're at home you're on your own. The World War II-based game is set for a release on 19 October, however, the premium edition will launch three days before on 16 October. Revealed as part of its new subscription service, Origin Access premier, subscribers will have immediate access to 100 games from EA and other publishers. Hinting that players will be put in the shoes of a Sith, the game will be set while the Jedi are being hunted. Check out the E3 demo below for a new look at the game. The game will cast players as Freelancers, specialised pilots of Javelin suits. The new heroes including Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker, and General Grievous.
When it was released in 2016, the original Unravel game was a visual delight. You can change suits whenever you want and each has their own unique abilities and specialties.
Moreover, EA stated that the game will not feature any loot boxes.
One is a closer look at some of those gameplay mechanics that were seen a year ago. First up was the announcement of Sea of Solitude.
Beloved RTS franchise Command and Conquer is coming back, reborn as a mobile experience.
The game many were waiting for didn't disappoint, getting the biggest showing of the conference.
After years of shifting release windows, EA has given Anthem an official release date: February 22, 2019. I helped start Mass Effect from the beginning.
That story isn't just for background - the world will indeed change in permanent ways as BioWare continues to support Anthem after launch.
Players will be able to outfit themselves in one of four suits, each representing a different style of play.
In an audience Q&A, the Bioware team behind the game teased a kind of central hub world where single-player story and character interactions will take place as well as a larger open area for co-operative combat missions. More's the pity. Citadel was ace, though, so if there's a breath of that sort of camaraderie in Anthem we might get to enjoy some of that BioWare magic after all.