Tag: Beta

Gears of War 3 Beta dated and more Microsoft news

I’ll jump right in with the most important (I’m a fan, OK?) of the recent announcements at Microsoft’s San Francisco press event (invite still in the post chaps?…).

The Gears of War 3 public multiplayer kicks off mid-April giving players the chance to try out three new multiplayer modes on four new maps.  You can also help even decide which maps you would like to see in the beta by visiting the Gears of War Facebook page and voting on your favorites. Voting has started and ends on February 28.  I can see a lot of SA gamers outside their local retailer this morning (or awaiting their courier) for their copies of Bulletstorm…

Other news includes the date of Halo: Reach’s Defiant Map Pack, Fable III DLC and other (maybe) slightly less exciting stuff.

EA Drops News of a BETA

In a recent ‘Leave a Message’ trailer on the EA forums, it seems EA dropped a little surprise for fans.  They basically informed all that the upcoming Medal of Honor game will be getting a multiplayer beta. At the final seconds of the trailer for the upcoming title, they dropped the line “Preorder now, beta coming soon”. What is strange…