What you need to know
- Anthem is a third-person action game from BioWare.
- It garnered poor reviews at launch due to its story and technical issues.
- BioWare is working on an overhaul of the game and just reveal new details about loot.
- Anthem is part of EA Access.
Many months ago, rumors were floating around that BioWare was planning a massive overhaul of Anthem. The game's launch didn't go smoothly because of the convoluted and incomplete story and performance issues. Since then, the team has fixed the technical issues, but the overall problems with gameplay remain.
Today, Christian Dailey, the Studio Director for BioWare Austin, discussed the Anthem revival and how the team wants to change loot. You can read the entire statement on the BioWare Blog.
It's unclear what the timeline for the Anthem overhaul is, but it may be towards the end of 2020 or beyond. What do you want to see from the game's overhaul? Let us know.
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