Beautiful, broken, with flashes of brilliance, Anthem is a disorganised mess in search of a reason to be.


Key events

BioWare confirms work on major Anthem overhaul has officially ceased

But live service will continue running "as it exists today".

BioWare reveals Anthem's new Destiny-style UI

Plus improved mech progression, skill trees, more.

Jelly DealsAnthem is now only 10 quid

But the song remains the same.

Anthem joins EA Access

Hawking their 'Wares.

Anthem lead producer Ben Irving announces departure from BioWare

Embarking on "exciting opportunity at another gaming company".

BioWare finally unveils Anthem's much-touted eight-week Cataclysm event

Adding new loot, locations, missions, and more.

Anthem's long-awaited Cataclysm event finally being detailed tomorrow

Will come to Public Test Servers ahead of launch.

EA reflects on Anthem, which "did not meet expectations"

"The most digital game we have ever launched."

BioWare delays major Anthem features to prioritise fixing game

"There is a long way to go before Anthem becomes the game we all want it to be."

BioWare "very disappointed" in Anthem launch issues

"We hear the criticisms and doubts. But we'll keep going anyway."

Anthem Treasure Chests explained: How to find chest locations

How to start opening Treasure Chests will exploring Bastion in Anthem.

Anthem Level and XP explained - how to hit max power level and Pilot Level rewards

How to get Pilot Level XP and what rewards you can earn in Anthem.

Anthem gear, loot rarity and loot system explained - how to grind loot and farm the best Gear

How to grind for better gear and how Anthem's loot system works.

Anthem Deactivate the Barrier solution - how to complete the Triple Threat mission puzzle

How to dectivate the barrier in Triple Threat's pesky puzzle.

Anthem Legion of Dawn - how to get Legion of Dawn armour and redeem other pre-order bonus items

How to claim your Legion of Dawn gear when you start Anthem.

Anthem Ember Piece locations - where to find Embers and what Embers are for

How to easily find Embers and what they're used for in Anthem.

Anthem Elements and Elemental Effects expained - how Fire, Ice, Electric and Acid damage and debuffs work

How Anthem's four elemental effects work, and why they're so useful.

Anthem Alliance system: How to join Alliances, rewards and how to check Alliance status

How to easily find Embers and what they're used for in Anthem.

Anthem guide and walkthrough mission list: How to survive the threats of Bastion

All our Anthem guides in one place, as well as an in-progress list of Anthem walkthrough missions

Anthem Collectibles explained: How to find collectible locations

What collectibles you can find and where while exploring Bastion in Anthem.

PodcastAnthem is a mess - so what would keep us playing?

We discuss BioWare's latest on the Eurogamer Podcast.

Digital FoundryIs Anthem performance really improved in the final game?

And to what extent is the E3 2017 vision actually delivered?

12 Anthem tips, tricks and things to know for launch day

Get off to a flyer with our even-more-freshly-updated early Anthem advice.

Anthem's big day one patch live now

On day six, or day minus one.

FeatureAnthem is fascinating and flawed

Impressions from the first 10 hours of play.

Nine Anthem tips, tricks and things to know for dominating the Demo

Get off to a flyer with our freshly-updated early Anthem advice.

FeatureBioWare's endgame for Anthem

You've played the demo - what's next?

BioWare reassures Anthem fans after "rocky" demo weekend

"Stick around for Sunday afternoon..."

BioWare reportedly set to unveil new Dragon Age later this week

Despite being "at least three years away".

EA announces December start date for Anthem's closed alpha

As Dragon Age news teased for "the coming month".

'VIP' demo coming to Anthem in February 2019

Tech tests and beta also in the works.

FeatureThe big BioWare interview: the response to Anthem, and the future of Mass Effect

"For players who want this to be a traditional BioWare game, that is part of the game."

EA E3 2018 conference live report

Anthem! Battlefield! FUFU! That and more, as it happened.

Writer Drew Karpyshyn leaves BioWare for a second time

Joins 21st Century Fox's new games studio.

BioWare's Anthem will launch spring 2019, EA confirms

To give it "some free air" away from this year's Battlefield.

BioWare veteran and Anthem lead designer Corey Gaspur passes away

"Corey was a talented designer and an even better person."

Digital FoundryIs Anthem's E3 reveal the real deal on Xbox One X?

Digital Foundry's forensic breakdown of BioWare's stunning gameplay demo.

FeatureXbox One X promises a strong and stable line-up

But does it have the vision to excite?

First trailer for BioWare's new IP Anthem

Looks like Destiny meets Avatar.