Following a successful beta stress test, the devs behind the space MMORPG DarkSpace have made the following announcement:
|Dallas, Texas, July 10th, 2005. Palestar Inc. is happy to announce that a new version has been released and a free trial for the massively multiplayer online game DarkSpace will begin July 11th, 12:00CST and run until July 25th, 12:00CST. During the free trial, ALL DarkSpace account holders will be able to play with no limitations, and will have the ability to gain prestige, rank, and join all available servers. |
Additionally, DarkSpace Version 1.483, which is being released today, adds several new features and many fixes. “We have put a lot of effort into this release, added several new features, new factions, and given players even more ships and devices to use against each other.” Commented Richard "Faustus" Lyle, Palestar’s President and Lead Programmer.
They have an updated version of the DarkSpace 1.483 client available for download.
In addition to the Free Trial they are also running a screenshot competition. Prizes are in the form of subscription time coupons and ingame credit rewards. This will be expanded to a monthly feature to support the new release version.