Laguna Hills, Calif. Ė June 4, 2013 ĖRed 5 Studiosô announced today that Firefallís final public Beta Weekend test begins this Friday, June 7, and will be Firefallís last event before its July 9 Open Beta. The Beta Weekend features three days of free access to the game, a special contest for high-end gaming gear and a unique community unlock Ė the Infiltrator Nightvision Goggles. The upcoming Open Beta launch also marks the end of Firefallís Founderís Pack sales, leaving fans with just over a month to get exclusive rewards before theyíre retired on July 8.
Beta Weekend and Contest Info: www.firefallthegame.com/betaweekends
Founderís Pack Info: http://beta.firefallthegame.com/founders
During the public Beta Weekend test Red 5 is looking for a fresh round of feedback on Firefallís latest features and content. Testers will find an improved Chosen invasion targeting the open world, exciting new locations and dynamic missions, revamped progression and crafting systems, new Battleframe abilities and more. With Firefallís final Closed Beta milestone hitting in July, this will be everyoneís best opportunity to influence the upcoming Open Beta launch.
As an additional bonus for helping test the game, Red 5 will be running a new trailer contest. It has partnered with Razerô and AMD to offer two epic prize packages that include a Razerô BlackWidow Tournament Edition keyboard, AMD Radeonô HD 7970 (HIS IceQ X≤ Edition), Commander-level Founderís Pack and a limited edition Firefall Brontodon plushie. Additional contest information can be found at the official Beta Weekend page.
Players can keep up-to-date on Firefallís progress or sign-up for beta access at the official website: www.firefallthegame.com. Those who want immediate beta access and exclusive rewards can still purchase Founderís Packs until Firefallís Open Beta launch at: http://beta.firefallthegame.com/founders.
Firefall, an upcoming free-to-play MMO shooter, is set in a unique and beautiful science fiction universe 200 years in the future. Players are part of the last remnant of humanity on Earth, fighting to survive against all odds on a hostile planet ravaged by an aggressive energy storm and under attack by a mysterious humanoid race, known as the Chosen. One of the most anticipated PC games of 2013, Firefall consists of two triple-A components that will entice shooter fans: a polished PvP combat system tuned for elite-level eSports competition and a robust open world experience designed to immerse players in a deep storyline with dynamic events and social gameplay.
About Red 5 Studios
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