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EA Announces Closed Alpha For 'Anthem'

EA Announces Closed Alpha For 'Anthem'

Hurry and sign up, or you might miss your chance!

Choose your platform, and when you want to play.

Each platform has four available sessions over the course of the weekend, and they each last for three hours, meaning the luckiest recruits could get to play up to 12 hours of Anthem in total. BioWare also points out that signing up to be a tester doesn't necessarily mean that you'll be invited to become one, so temper your expectations if you do decide to register.

Anthem is due out on February 22, 2019, on the PC, PS4 and Xbox One, with a pre-launch demo set to be available earlier in the month for those who pre-order the game (and Origin or EA Access members).

This Closed Alpha test is an opportunity for you to not only check out the game, but help the developers stress test the servers and provide feedback.

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From there, you're pretty much set and ready to jump into the alpha, but make sure you're quick - "places are limited". "All of these factors combined mean that we're making access to our Playtests limited, which is where the "closed" part of the name comes from".

For those lucky enough to get through, you can begin pre-loading Anthem when your registration is confirmed, and after that you'll get an email with download instructions.

If you're keen to test the game - a sci-fi online co-op shooter, which is something very different for Bioware - then you can sign up here via the EA Community Playtesting Hub (you'll need an EA account).

Signing up does not guarantee you'll be invited to take part, it's on a first come first served basis.


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