The first beta event for CCP’s upcoming free-to play massively multiplayer online (MMO) first-person shooter, Dust 514, happened last weekend. This beta will run again this weekend, with a new map added, and to celebrate Independence Day, the servers will be switched on a day early. The second beta event is live now.
With huge amounts of players taking the opportunity to experience the Dust universe through a two maps, the latest beta test promising to deliver intense infantry combat, large scale warfare and rich character advancement to the PlayStation 3 in a system-exclusive free-to-play persistent shooter set in, and integrated with, the massive universe of EVE Online. Dust 514 is set to launch in 2012, exclusively on PlayStation3, and Electronic Theatre will keep you updated with all the latest details on the forthcoming release.