CLAN ARC
Arc has moved to www.clan-arc.boards.net . Please join us there to continue as a member of the Arc community .
October 2018
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    

Calendar Calendar

Latest topics
» Moving boards
28/6/2018, 13:45 by Chaz C

» Last post wins!
25/6/2018, 11:27 by MCE 81

» You might be interested to learn....
22/6/2018, 13:24 by Keltic

» I've been thinking...
22/6/2018, 10:30 by heavytread

» Moving forward with ARC
22/6/2018, 10:26 by heavytread

» new, old toy
21/6/2018, 20:21 by AK5 81

» New board for VR gaming fans.
20/6/2018, 21:33 by TattasticGamerVR

» The future of ARC
20/6/2018, 15:20 by jazlite

» Little gaming goals you set yourself
20/6/2018, 07:45 by Keltic

» Some gaming plans
18/6/2018, 15:50 by Keltic

» Does anyone still game
17/6/2018, 16:06 by deathangel73

» E3 2018 Vids and posts.
12/6/2018, 08:04 by Keltic

» Sony E3 2018 Conference
12/6/2018, 07:55 by Keltic

» Unisoft E3 2018 Conference
12/6/2018, 06:13 by Keltic

» Square Enix E3 2018 Conference
11/6/2018, 21:14 by Keltic

» EA E3 2018 Conference
11/6/2018, 18:02 by Keltic

» Assassin's Creed movie
11/6/2018, 12:20 by knikki91

» Bethesda E3 2018 conference
11/6/2018, 09:59 by Keltic

» Microsoft E3 2018 conference
11/6/2018, 09:57 by Keltic

» Clan ARC June 18 Newsletter
10/6/2018, 09:05 by Keltic

» RDR2
9/6/2018, 23:43 by Chaz C

» Early impressions of VR
7/6/2018, 23:33 by Chaz C

» Black Ops 4
6/6/2018, 17:36 by X DRAGONBACK X

» Normal service will resume next week
4/6/2018, 20:17 by Keltic

» Destiny 2
1/6/2018, 22:17 by xsor

Log in

I forgot my password

Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search


Biowares Anthem may be in trouble

Go down

Biowares Anthem may be in trouble

Post by Keltic on 21/3/2018, 13:53


After the failure of Star Wars Battlefront 2 to win the hearts of the fans, shadows are lurking over EA’s Anthem according to a new rumor. Anthem, a brand new IP is an online multiplayer action game. The first Anthem gameplay was shared at E3 2017.

From what little has been shown to the media, Anthem looks like a promising game but the
recent unraveling of EA’s predatory practices could have Anthem in trouble. After giving legendary role-playing games like the Mass Effect trilogy and the Dragon Age series Bioware Edmonton team seems is set to give to the fans what they are terming as the “destiny killer”.

Same micro-transactions mess created by EA in Battlefront 2 was expected from EA’s Anthem gameplay as well. The repercussions being faced in this regard were somehow not expected to be this intense. But thanks to the reaction, according to internal sources, BioWare and EA are “reconsidering their monetization plans” for Anthem. Anthem gameplay it seems will be free from the shackles of aggressive microtransactions. Needless to mention, while they will tone it down, do not expect EA to remove microtransaction.

EA is thinking long and hard about the project and how they best to monetize it without causing another Battlefront 2 incident. However, Anthem game trailer we saw promised big but it may not be able to deliver since the lead developers working with EA for over a decade seem to be dropping like flies.

Bioware Montreal was the latest EA studio to be shut down after games like Mass Effect Andromeda were heavily criticized for having weak animations and failed to get any single player DLC resulting in the lead developer leaving. We are hearing that if Anthem fails to spike sales, Bioware Edmonton may face the same fate as some of the other EA subsidiaries.

Stephen Gilmore, the lead developer of Anthem was recently fired which has resulted in an outcry by fans who are expecting Anthem in 2018.


Before that Mike Laidlaw had announced his departure from Bioware. With developers leaving mid-development, Anthem is certainly in trouble right now. Developer leaving reportedly affected Andromeda and something similar is happing with Anthem.

Anthem gameplay was pretty decent and we hope the title successfully survives EA’s predatory loot boxes.

Source .. Segmentnext.com

_______________________________________________


"The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits"… Albert Einstein
avatar
Keltic
ARC staff
ARC staff

Male Number of posts : 2222
Location : N'Ireland
XBL : Keltic
PSN.. : oKELTICo
Registration date : 2008-10-15
Likes : 1

Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum