Anthem E3 Gameplay Demo from 2017 Microsoft Briefing | Beyond Entertainment

Comments

Microsoft’s E3 conference closed with a gameplay demo of Anthem, BioWare’s brand-new IP. The game is an open-world RPG with a somewhat dystopian sci-fi setting. Similarly to Bungie’s juggernaut franchise Destiny, Anthem seems to be a loot-based social shooter with a focus on 4-person squad play. Here is the Anthem E3 Gameplay Demo:

In Anthem, players will take on the role of “Freelancers,” and will protect humanity from numerous threats such as the ominously-named, “Scars.” To do so, players will utilize mech suits known as “Javelins.” Javelins will be class based, with the demo referencing Rangers to be a well-rounded class, while the Colossus fills a tank role. These suits will also have numerous abilities and be customizable, with flight, underwater movement and a mortar ability all being showcased. The combat seems somewhat similar to that of Mass Effect: Andromeda, BioWare’s previous title.

Anthem is set to be released in 2018.


Discuss BioWare’s full Anthem E3 gameplay demo on our forums!

Looking for more E3 news and coverage? Head here for more reveals, trailers, and announcements!

X