Torn Banner Studios has announced that the long-awaited successor to its previous game, Chivalry: Medieval Warfare, is ready to make its way to closed beta testing. After a year of alpha testing, the closed beta for Mirage: Arcane Warfare is scheduled for launch on March 27 — granting anyone who pre-orders the game instant access to to the closed beta servers.
So, what can we expect from the closed beta?
- Over 10 different maps made available throughout the beta testing period, spanning multiple game modes such as Capture-the-Flag and Team Objective modes.
- An automatic matchmaking system that pairs players based off of skill level to keep things balanced.
- 6 playable character classes, each with their own unique styles, customizable ability sets, and a multitude of voiced emotes.
- A special reveal of a new character — the Entropist — a mage who rides a flying carpet and wields a magical staff.
Mirage: Arcane Warfare pre-orders will open up through Steam on March 27, the same day that the closed beta starts. So make sure to follow the Steam page and add the game to your wishlist if you’re interested in trying it out.