Available on 22 February 2019

Unleash Your Power

Unleash Your Power. In a world left unfinished by the gods, a shadowy faction threatens all humankind. Only you stand between the Dominion and the ancient power they covet. Team up as heroes in this cooperative action-RPG from BioWare™ and EA.

What’s new with Anthem

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Play the Anthem VIP Demo

Get ready to unleash the power of the javelins and play Anthem with the VIP Demo, which is live right now. This demo is open to players who’ve pre-ordered the game along with EA Access subscribers. This is your first chance to play the game ahead of its official release on 22 February.


Game features

Take on challenges as a team

Join with up to three other players and venture into danger with combat that rewards teamwork.

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Forge your Javelin arsenal

Choose from four powerful Javelin exosuits each time you enter the world, customising each to fit your play style and show off your achievements.

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Meet memorable characters

Discover a gripping story filled with unique and memorable characters within the walls of Fort Tarsis.

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Explore an ever-changing world

Powered by Frostbite, the Anthem™ open world features unpredictable conditions and enemies which evolve over time throughout the live service.

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Game details

On a world left unfinished by the gods, a shadowy faction threatens all of humankind. The only thing that stands between these villains and the ancient technology they covet are the Freelancers.

Join with up to three other players and assemble high-tech, hand-crafted, uniquely powerful exosuits. Explore vast ruins, battle deadly enemies and claim otherworldly artefacts. With every mission, you and your Javelin exosuit grow in power. Fight the dangers of an ever-changing world. Rise united to defeat evil. Triumph as one.

Anthem™ invites you to experience a co-operative Action-RPG set in a new and mysterious world from BioWare™ and EA.

4K: 4K Ultra HD not available on the Xbox One or Xbox One S consoles.

HDR: HDR functionality available with supported games and TVs.

Xbox One X Enhanced: Enhanced features for Xbox One X subject to release of a content update. Games information at

Additional information

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Rating Pending

  • May contain content inappropriate for children. Visit for rating information.
  • Publisher
  • Electronic Arts
  • Developer
  • BioWare
  • Genre
  • Action RPG
  • Platforms
  • Xbox One
  • Release date
  • 22 February 2019

Get the game

Standard Edition

User rating: 3.5/ 5

Pre-order Anthem Standard Edition to receive the Anthem Pre-Order Bonus, which includes the Legion of Dawn Ranger Armor Pack and Legendary weapon, Founders banner, plus VIP access to a pre-launch demo.**

Legion of Dawn Edition

User rating: 3.5/ 5

The Anthem Legion of Dawn Edition gives you the complete set of Legion of Dawn Javelin Armour Packs, Legendary weapon and gear attachment, and digital soundtrack. Pre-order to also receive the Anthem Pre-Order Bonus, which includes VIP Access to a pre-launch demo.

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Unleash Your Power with Xbox One S


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Xbox Wireless Controller

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Xbox Elite Wireless Controller

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