Cryptic Studios has just announced that players can now sign up for a chance to participate in the first Closed Beta of their forthcoming superhero MMO, Champions Online
, with the Beta beginning in mid-November 2008. Applications can be made at the official website
. The Beta is for PC only.
Jack Emmert, chief creative officer of Cryptic Studios, announced 'This closed beta is an exciting step in the evolution of Champions Online... All of us here in the Cryptic offices have been playing the game for a while now, and we're excited to invite others in to have as much fun with Champions Online as we've been having internally
As we've covered in considerable depth
here at Massively, Champions Online
features highly customizable character costumes
as well as the option to create a super-powered nemesis for your character, action-based gameplay
, and a large-scale comic-book universe to explore. The game is scheduled to be released in the Spring of 2009.