Ever since the announcement last March that Vanguard: Saga of Heroes
would be going free-to-play this summer
, players have been eagerly waiting to find out when the magical day would be. That wait is finally over: Vanguard
will launch in free-to-play form on Tuesday, August 14th.
Sony Online Entertainment
notes that the game has undergone many changes over the last few months in preparation of this monumental event. Some changes include a revamp of the starting areas, removal of class/race restrictions, and the addition of the Vanguard Marketplace. The official website has also seen some upgrades and has a new address to match the new look; be sure to bookmark the new site at http://www.vanguardthegame.com
. Players can also expect to see even more changes as the days count down to the launch.