PlanetSide 2 Articles
The closed beta for the PlayStation 4 EU version of PlanetSide 2 is expected to kick off on Wednesday, March 25th. Interested players are invited to head to the PlanetSide 2 site to sign up for the test.
A post has appeared on the PlanetSide 2 Reddit from now-former Creative Director Matt Higby indicating that he has left Daybreak Game Studio. Higby claims that he had been considering leaving Daybreak prior to the staff firings earlier this week and said that the timing, given these events, provides the opportunity.
PlanetSide 2 players broke a nearly-three year old Guiness World Record on January 24th when over eleven hundred players took part in a single FPS battle. The event was co-sponsored by Sony Online Entertainment and fan site PlanetSideBattles.
The closed beta for the PlayStation 4 version of PlanetSide 2 officially kicks off today, Tuesday, January 20th. Interested players can head to the PlanetSide 2 site to get signed up for possible inclusion in the closed beta.
PlanetsideBattles is whipping up support for its January 24th attempt to set a new Guiness World Record for most players online in an FPS match. The news comes complete with instructions on how to get involved, exact times for the event to take place and much more.
Playstation 4 players will be pleased to hear that the closed beta of Planetside 2 will officially kick off on January 20th. Interested players are invited to head to the official site to sign up as a potential tester.
Sony Online Entertainment has released the latest Planetside 2 update that includes melee weapons and a new turret for engineers. In addition, the game's holiday fare has also arrived in game that will keep players in the seasonal spirit through the balance of 2014.
MMORPG.com has partnered with Sony Online Entertainment to give away 30 NS Deep Freeze Pistols in celebration of PlanetSide 2's second anniversary.
Sony Online Entertainment and the Planetside 2 team are celebrating two years of live service. The team has put together a great list of all the updates that the game has undergone in the past two years. In addition, the PS2 team will be hosting a special second anniversary live stream.
In a very short note on the PlanetSide 2 forum, Tramell Ray Isaac has announced that he is not only leaving the game project as Art Director, but also going to "another company". Bill Yeatts will be taking over Ray's spot.
This week Sony Online Entertainment announced plans to release Planetside 2's first new vehicle - fast attack gunship, the Valkyrie. The Valkyrie has a front-facing turret and can transport up to six soldiers (pilot, forward gunner and four passengers).
PlanetSide 2 players now have a new achievement-like system to help them pursue goals and reap the rewards for reaching them. Called "Directives", the incentives to achieve include stats boosts, weapons acquisition and more.
Sony Online Entertainment has announced that a new continent has been added to PlanetSide 2. Hossin is now available for players to explore and will present a challenge to players due to the unforgiving nature of the environment.
Sony Online Entertainment has released a brand new trailer for PlanetSide 2 in celebration of next week's E3 convention. The trailer focuses on the camaraderie and teamwork necessary to survive on Auraxis.