Suit up Freelancers, the EA and BioWare title “Anthem” is officially live. Today is the day that many players around the world have been waiting for, the launch of the javelins, and the debut of “Anthem” on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.
In the game, players take on the role of Freelancers, and will work together to unleash their power with amazing abilities and coordinated teamwork, utilizing each javelin’s unique strengths to build a formidable team to take on the dangerous world.
You can find the retail versions online at participating retailers, or right here on Amazon.
“I feel remarkably similar to when we launched the original Mass Effect trilogy,” said Casey Hudson, General Manager of BioWare. “I’m excited, anxious and incredibly proud of what our team has accomplished. I sincerely hope our players enjoy what we have created, and I look forward to the countless stories we’ll tell in the world of Anthem in the weeks and months to come.”
While playing “Anthem,” players will square off against the nefarious Monitor, the leader of the militaristic Dominion who seeks to bend the very powers of creation and destruction to his will. The Freelancers must thwart the Monitor’s schemes to control the Anthem of Creation, or else he could tear the entire world apart and plunge the planet into ultimate chaos.
According to the publisher, the launch is just the beginning for “Anthem,” as the game will continue to grow and evolve through free live service content updates. Over the next 90 days alone the game will deliver new missions, new rewards, a new stronghold and more. One of the biggest additions in that time will be the introduction of the first Cataclysm, a world-changing event that will bring with it an entirely new experience.
The developers teased “During the course of the game’s life new stories, characters and villains will emerge and players will be treated to ongoing excitement and conflicts.”
Anthem is developed by BioWare and is available now for Xbox One, Origin on PC and PlayStation 4.