ChangYou.com (US) announced that the open beta test of Sword Girls, an anime online collectible card game (CCG) developed by Zeonix, has gone live today. To mark the open beta launch, ChangYou will host a Sword Girls "Slash for Cash" Ladder Tournament on April 12 and continue through April 18. In this first of four ladder tournaments planned for Season 1, players will compete head-to-head and battle their way up the Leaderboard. At the completion of each ladder round, the winners will be announced and prizes awarded. Players who place in any of the ladder tournaments will win rare in-game rewards and a share of the $10,000 total cash prize pool.