A small, manageable group of accounts will be given access to the servers for the first closed-beta weekend
The closed beta testing of Otherland will take place in the weekend of August 31st - September 2nd, 2012, gamigo announced. Otherland is a free-to-play MMORPG which features an enormous world, true action combat, a non-targeting system and graphics delivered by the Unreal Engine 3.
The world of Otherland is based on the novel series of the same name, written by best-selling author Tad Williams. It is a vast digital world featuring multiple different universes and settings which will take you from cyber-punk cities to medieval castles.
The current launch date for Otherland is aimed for Q4 2012.