Bigben and Eko Software are pleased to announce the dates for the first phase of the closed beta for Warhammer: Chaosbane, the first action RPG taking place in the Warhammer Fantasy Battles universe, which will be released June 4th. The two beta phases will be accessible to all players who pre-ordered the game (Standard, Digital Deluxe or Magnus version). Pre-orders remain open throughout the beta.
The first phase will be from March 7th to 13th on PlayStation 4TM, Xbox One, and Steam.
- Pre-downloads start March 6th at 1 a.m. (PST)
- Beta starts on March 7th at 1 a.m. (PST)
- 1st phase ends on March 13th at 1 a.m. (PST)
During this beta, players will be able to develop their characters to level 20, explore the sewers of Nuln, and fight Nurgle demons. The beta can be played cooperatively with up to 4 players, either locally or online. Two characters will be available: Konrad, the Imperial soldier, and Elontir, the High-Elf Mage.
In preparation for the launch of the 1st beta phase, EKO Software gathered a number of community “Ask Me Anything” questions and answered them via video:
The first action RPG to take place in the Warhammer Fantasy Battlesworld, Warhammer: Chaosbane plunges the player into the heart of the Old World, a continent marked by the Great War against Chaos, a bloody conflict which ravaged the Empire of men. They will embody a human, a high elf, a wood elf, or a dwarf, and discover the iconic locations of the Warhammer Fantasy Battles universe that’s captured the imaginations of millions of fans across the world.
Warhammer: Chaosbane will be available on PlayStation 4TM, Xbox One, and PC starting June 4th, 2019 and beginning May 31st for owners of the Magnus Edition and of the Digital Deluxe edition.