An open beta is under way for Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes.
The free-to-play game from BioWare and Electronic Arts is a player-vs.-player title based on the MMORPG Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning.
Heroes (see screenshots) will offer three-sided, 6v6v6 PvP arena gameplay. Players will choose their characters from those found in the Warhammer world.
Sign up for the open beta and download the client at www.wrathofheroes.com.
In other news:
- Free multiplayer DLC is available for owners of Mass Effect 3 from BioWare and EA. The "Resurgence Pack" features two new maps, new characters and weapons. Look for it on XBLA, Origin and PSN.
- A PC version of Legends of Atlantis: Exodus is available through Legacy Games. In the strategic time management game, players help evacuate Atlanteans before the mystical city sinks beneath the cold, dark waves.
- Coming April 16 to Steam will be AZMD! Scorepocalypse, a spinoff of All Zombies Must Die! In the title from Doublesix Games, a soldier attempts to score as many point as possible by putting down andy, and all, zombies.
- Meridian4 expects to release its online strategy game Stellar Impact on April 12. In the game, the war between Axis and Allies powers has moved into outer space.
- 2K Games reports that the Sid Meier's Civilization V: Gods & Kings expansion will be available June 19. Besides returning religion and espionage, the expansion will feature new civilizations, leaders, units and technologies