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BioWare 'very disappointed' in Anthem's rough launch

Last month saw the launch of BioWare's big-budget sci-fi shooter Anthem. Unfortunately, after years of hype and no doubt a helluva lot of money, Anthem's initial release did not go down well with the general populace. Complaints ranging fro...

 
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BioWare rolls out new Anthem patch to fix myriad bugs

Although I enjoyed my time with the Iron Man simulator that is Anthem, it's clear that there was work to be done in terms of RPG tweaking and bugs.  BioWare has been working on addressing a lot of this issues both at and after the laun...

 
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EA is investigating why Anthem is crashing PS4s

Over the weekend, various reports were coming from users on Reddit that Anthem had been crashing their PS4s. One user reported a completely bricked console and others were claiming that Sony had begun issuing refunds for digital purchases o...

 
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BioWare shares massive incoming day one Anthem patch notes

Anthem is roughly one day away from "officially" launching (despite the fact that Origin Access has doled out the full game since Friday) and already we have our epic dump of day one patch notes. Load times are a huge complaint from ne...

 
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Review: Anthem

This is the Anthem throw all your hands up. Okay, maybe just one and a half.

 
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Review in Progress: Anthem

We're entering a brave new era of MMO-inspired shooters. After myriad contenders like Destiny and The Division, folks who weren't otherwise accustomed to terms like "endgame" and expansive amounts of loot grinding have found their foot...

 
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Anthem's trophy list points to a relatively easy platinum

Anthem has spent a lot of time as of late underlining its endgame content -- specifically how tough and rewarding it can be. As with any live game like this, it's a priority to keep players invested after they storm through the main m...

 
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Anthem shows off its raids and other endgame content

Anthem blasts off later this month, and playing through the campaign is only half of the experience. As with any live game like this (Destiny, Division, et al), the endgame is arguably more important than the process of working throug...

 
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Anthem demo 'exceeded expectations' of EA and BioWare

It seems that this weekend's Anthem demo was a rousing success in the eyes of developer BioWare and publisher Electronic Arts. The epic sci-fi title sprang back from the issues that beset its earlier demo in January, with the second effort ...

 
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Canthem or Can'them your PC run Anthem?

BioWare's long-awaited Anthem releases in just under two months' time. As these things go, there are ample opportunities to play it ahead of the official February 22 launch. For instance, there's an open demo from February 1 through F...

 
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Anthem gets a gorgeous 4K trailer to open CES

CES 2019 opens this week at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The annual expo is expected to feature all manner of digital delights, as demonstrated by Electronic Arts, who have kicked things with a tech-heavy trailer for their upcoming game...

 
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Anthem's closed alpha will be held next week

EA and BioWare have announced that the first closed alpha test for its third-person co-op game Anthem will be held next weekend. On December 8 and 9, select players will be able to log on during specific time slots to try out BioWare's next...

 
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Mass Effect's N7 armour will be available in Anthem

Do you miss The Normandy? Hoo boy, I do. I can't count the hours I spent running around Mass Effect's huge vessel, chatting, drinking and singing along with my favourite crew members. It didn't matter that they were just repeating the same ...

 
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BioWare producer to hold Anthem live stream next week

BioWare's Michael Gamble, Lead Producer on the upcoming Anthem, has stated on Twitter that he is hoping to demonstrate more footage of the sci-fi epic's gameplay during an upcoming live stream.Originally planned for Halloween, Gamble now th...

 
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BioWare stresses that Anthem is about 'our world, my story'

In a presentation at PAX West this afternoon, BioWare's Mark Darrah and Mike Gamble explained how the Anthem team approached storytelling in a multiplayer game. The newest trailer highlights the philosophy: "our world, my story". The basic ...

 
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Takeaways from 20 minutes of Anthem gameplay

Following its E3 showing, BioWare has released an extended look at Anthem. While there are still plenty of unknowns about the "social co-op action-RPG," today's video is a great primer if you're coming in fresh. If you just want to bounce a...

 
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Anthem is out in February 2019 on PC, PS4, and Xbox One

Today at E3, EA finally revealed the release date for Anthem, which seems to be done with delays -- February 22, 2019. Anthem is still slated for PC, PS4, and Xbox One, and come to find out it will have microtransactions of a "cosmetic" var...

 
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Report suggests BioWare's Anthem has been delayed until 2019

We haven't heard much of anything about BioWare's upcoming Anthem since its reveal at E3, but it seems like the expected launch window of "Fall 2018" isn't going to happen. According to a report by Kotaku, three people closely tied to the p...

 
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BioWare's a-maze-ing Anthem cornfield

Every year, people have the opportunity to disappear off the face of the Earth, never to return (probably) by entering the annual Edmonton Corn Maze. This year, BioWare's local development studio took the opportunity to craft the maze of ma...

 
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Here's some in-engine gameplay from BioWare's new IP Anthem

Today, during the Xbox press conference, EA and BioWare showed off "in-engine" gameplay from new BioWare IP Anthem. The game is a co-op open world RPG, where players team up with their friends to go beyond the walls of an unnamed city to fi...

 
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EA introduces new BioWare IP, Anthem

Today at the first E3 conference of 2017, EA announced a brand new IP from BioWare called Anthem. We don't know much about it right now, but power suits seemed to be involved as well as a lush jungle setting, a giant wall that protects its ...

 

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