Home ABOUT Gameplay Features Ways to Play Ranger Javelin Colossus Javelin Interceptor Javelin Storm Javelin Tips and Tricks Conviction Fan Art Kit Live Streams Wallpapers Social Kit Screenshots Soundtrack Videos Latest News Update Notes ACTS ABOUT Gameplay Features Ways to Play Ranger Javelin Colossus Javelin Interceptor Javelin Storm Javelin Tips and Tricks Conviction Fan Art Kit Live Streams Wallpapers Social Kit Screenshots Soundtrack Videos Latest News Update Notes ACTS BUY NOW Origin PC Xbox One PlayStation®4

The Major Factions You’ll Encounter in Anthem

Meet the groups who operate in Fort Tarsis.

In the world of Anthem, the Freelancers aren’t the only ones who have risen to the challenges of life in the hostile wilds they call home. Several powerful factions operate here, seeking out their own ends and often getting in each other’s way. But inevitably these disparate factions end up in need of the services of the Freelancers. Get to know the major factions to help you prepare to enter the world of Anthem.

The Sentinels

The Sentinels are the chief upholders of the law throughout the cities and settlements of Anthem. They believe in justice and order above all else, and see themselves as a bulwark protecting the people from the chaos of the outside world. In the eyes of the Sentinel leadership, the Freelancers are a ragtag outfit whose fierce independence makes them unreliable.

Corvus

An extensive network of intelligence agents, spies, and diplomats, Corvus’ main goal is to scout out threats and remove them without direct confrontation. While they are not above having their operatives engage in targeted sabotage or an assassination now and again, they prefer to contract out any of their messier tasks to third-parties, like the Freelancers.

Cyphers

Cyphers are humans gifted with and rigorously trained in the ability to communicate mentally over long distances, performing complex analytical calculations and processing incredible amounts of information. They serve in support roles to lancers, providing information and analysis during expeditions.

The Arcanists

Scientist-mystics who have dedicated themselves to researching the mysteries of the world of Anthem, the Arcanists research both the natural frontier as well as the technological. Their ultimate goal is to gather, categorize, and preserve the complete knowledge of humanity. Their tireless promotion of knowledge and teaching has been directly or indirectly responsible for much of the technological advancement of this world.

Your journey into Anthem will take you through encounters with all of these factions in Fort Tarsis. Making connections with each will help you acquire new missions and contracts to fulfill, rebuilding the renown of the Freelancers.

Pre-order now for VIP access to an Anthem demo.*

Keep your eyes open for more as we’re ramping up to Anthem’s release. Make sure to not miss any of it by signing up for the Anthem newsletter for all the latest Anthem news, updates, behind-the-scenes content, offers, and more (including other EA news, products, events, and promotions) by email.

Follow Anthem on Twitter and Instagram.

Anthem launches February 22, 2019 for Xbox One, PlayStation® 4, and PC. Early Access begins on February 15 for Origin Access and EA Access members.**

* CONDITIONS AND RESTRICTIONS APPLY. SEE https://www.ea.com/games/anthem/pre-order-disclaimer FOR DETAILS. DEMO DETAILS AVAILABLE AT https://www.ea.com/games/anthem/news/announce-date-of-pre-launch-demo. PERSISTENT INTERNET CONNECTION REQUIRED TO PLAY.

** CONDITIONS, LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS APPLY. SEE ea.com/ea-access/terms AND origin.com/store/origin-access/terms FOR DETAILS. 

Related News

Highlights from the Community – March 19

Anthem
Mar 19, 2019
Night raids, Storms, and some transcendent artwork feature in this week’s community highlights.

Ways to Play Anthem

Anthem
Mar 15, 2019
Find out how to choose and launch different experiences in the game.

Game Update – March 15, 2019

Anthem
Mar 15, 2019
Various Improvements to Loot Drops
About Features Media Tips and Tricks News Buy PC Requirements Acts facebook twitter instagram youtube twitch

© 2019 Electronic Arts Inc.

© 2017 Electronic Arts Inc.
© 2017 Electronic Arts Inc.
© 2017 Electronic Arts Inc.
Browse Games Latest News Help Center EA Forums About Us Careers United States United Kingdom Australia España Deutschland France Italia Brasil Polska Россия 日本 대한민국 台灣 Mexico Legal Online Service Updates User Agreement Privacy & Cookie Policy (Your Privacy Rights)