April 24, 2008
STARGATE WORLDS CLOSED BETA
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
Stargate Worlds, the massively
multiplayer online role playing game (MMORPG) from new publisher FireSky, is now
taking registrations for closed beta at
The closed beta is an
invitation-only test of the upcoming science fiction MMORPG Stargate Worlds.
Invitations will be sent out this spring and summer as the Stargate Worlds team
ramps up the numbers for testing.
The select group of beta testers
will provide feedback to the development team about their game experience while
also providing vital insight into the performance of the servers. The closed
beta will begin with a small core of gamers and gradually expand as more
functionality is added. Beta testers will experience Stargate Worlds alongside
the developers who also will be playing the game.
"A game is nothing without players.
We’re fired up to finally get our game in the hands of the community," said Dan
Elggren, Stargate Worlds studio head. "We’re at the point where we need external
testers to take Stargate Worlds to the finish line. Our devoted fans have helped
guide us for more than two years through our forums. Together, we’re going to
craft a balanced, polished, and most of all, fun game."
Testers will be the first to step
through the Stargate for a super-sized sci-fi adventure that will send gamers
around a galaxy dipped in liquid awesome. Discover thriving alien worlds,
explore ancient civilizations. and tell them all the things they are doing
wrong. Smack a clip into your assault rifle and enter Stargate Worlds.
Beta testers will:
Feel the heat – Master the
battlefield using modern tactics and firepower
Travel instantly – Dial up the
Stargate to explore dozens of worlds from ancient civilizations to high tech
Team up – Battle devious and
powerful enemies with your friends
Find the new you – Pick from seven
archetypes with unique skills and play styles
Don’t fight it – Simulate
translation, repair and sabotage with minigames as your buddies battle it out
Solve the mystery – A
galaxy-spanning story based on the award-winning Stargate television series
Stargate Worlds, based on the
award-winning Stargate franchise from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), is scheduled
for launch in the winter of 2008. The game is being built using Unreal 3
graphics and Big World’s server technology. For more information, visit