WildStar – Free-to-Play launch date announced for sci-fi online game

[Game website] NCsoft and Carbine Studios announced today that the Free-to-Play update  for WildStar will launch on 29 September, 2015 (subject to timezone differences). More than just a business model conversion, the Free-to-Play launch will be the title’s biggest game update yet thanks to new content, enhanced game systems, and countless quality of life improvements. Register now!

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Titled WildStar Reloaded, the upcoming content update is the result of months of improvements and tweaks that make the game bigger and better. New players will enjoy a greatly streamlined starting experience, while veteran players will be rewarded for their loyalty. As an added perk, all players with active subs at the time of the Free-to-Play transition will receive exclusive items as a bonus.


The second phase of Closed Beta for WildStar Reloaded is set to begin tomorrow, with testing for NCoin (real money currency) set to start as well. It is accessible to all current subscribers, as well as non-subscribers who have been invited and redeemed a Closed Beta key. Anyone can sign up for a Closed Beta key by visiting the official WildStar site and clicking the “Sign Up For Beta” button.