For many multiplayer titles out there matchmaking is often limited to certain areas of the game. Certain areas with certain tasks, missions and activities. In Monster: Hunter World, for instance, players can only see each other in the hub and on hunts. In the case of Anthem, this may not be the case, according to Ben Irving. Confirming on
However, EA has mentioned that Anthem’s form of raids will not be released at the same time as the game’s launch. Instead, players will have an opportunity to first complete the game and build up their gear for when the “raids” are released.