release of the version 1.3.0 patch for Anthem
, introducing the Cataclysm event
for the action/RPG. Here's a bit from the lengthy patch notes:
Story Missions - Track Dr. Harken and unravel the mystery of the Cataclysm.
Available to all players who have completed the “Incursion” mission in the main
Cataclysm - Battle Vara Brom and her forces in a dangerous new game mode
that evolves over time. Teamwork is heavily encouraged as you battle against the
dangerous environment and time itself, unlock secrets, and master the Cataclysm
to earn all new rewards and rank up the leaderboard. The Cataclysm is available
on the Start of Expedition screen for all players who have completed the
- Inversions - Sets of gameplay modifiers that
impact how you face the challenges of the Cataclysm.
- Leaderboards - Finishing content in the Cataclysm
mode adds to your score. Your score is updated to the leaderboard at the end
of your run.
- Seasonal Currency - Complete challenges and
content to earn Minor and Major Crystals. Spend that currency on the rewards
in the Seasonal Store.
- Seasonal Store - A new store that features
time-limited rewards for purchase with the seasonal currency.
ALLIANCE SYSTEM CHANGES
The Alliance System now includes Guild members in addition to Friends when
calculating Social Rewards. (You’ll be able to create, join and chat with guild
members in a new guild mobile app.)