Have you been itching to try out the Firefall beta but couldn't because, you know, beta access codes? Well, Red 5 Studios is about to make your day (or weekend) because the studio has today announced a temporary open beta test allowing anyone to participate -- no beta key required.
The Firefall public beta will begin on Friday, January 25 and last for 48 hours. On top of that, two more of these everyone-haul-ass-into-the-beta events have been planned by Red 5 for February and March.
So go have a blast, and let us know how Firefall is shaping up for you.
|3:00 AM on 04.19.2013|
FireFall goes into open beta this July
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|1:00 PM on 08.21.2012|
Firefall's major update owes thanks to community feedback
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|12:00 AM on 06.28.2012|
500,000 enlist for Firefall, system specs detailed
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|7:00 AM on 04.19.2012|
Extra Credits explains Firefall's 'staged content'
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|9:00 PM on 04.07.2012|
PAX: Customize your Battleframe in Firefall
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|2:30 PM on 03.27.2012|
Check out Firefall at PAX East
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|4:00 AM on 02.10.2012|
Firefall dev's 'fireside' chat
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|3:45 PM on 01.19.2012|
Join Destructoid and Red 5 for a Firefall stream Friday!
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|8:00 PM on 01.06.2012|
Firefall now has its own official cosplay team
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|2:00 PM on 05.23.2013|
Review: Call of Juarez: Gunslinger
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|1:30 PM on 05.23.2013|
Jon Favreau's Destiny trailer is such a tease
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|8:00 AM on 05.23.2013|
Dying Light is an open world, freerunning zombie game
Okay, take Dead Island's entire concept, subtract the role-playing mechanics, throw in freerunning features akin to Mirror's Edge, and set it all in an open world that features a day-and-night cycle where things become way ha...more