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"We will officially enter Closed Beta Testing this Friday. It will be marked with an increase in our pool of testers. To clarify, this phase of testing is still under NDA and is not open to the public.

Based on the feedback we get from our current Closed Beta Testing, we will determine the next phases of our beta program in which we will open beta access to more people."

very good. i was fearing that they'd do a mere fanboy lottery like most MMO's instead of focused tests like Firefall.
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anyone have estimates base on experience how long it takes from closed beta to release or even open beta? Or even how Arena Net handle beta for GW1.
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I really want to see the game released but I'm just gonna say that I hope that A-net takes their time.
 
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anyone have estimates base on experience how long it takes from closed beta to release or even open beta? Or even how Arena Net handle beta for GW1.

GW1 beta lasted a looong time. they have said that GW2 betas will be much closer to release. based on how this upcoming testing goes, open beta will be dated. from open beta to release it'll likely be about on or two months.
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I have been waiting for this game for a VERY long time, The only reason I first came to this site was because of this game xD. I can't wait for the open beta to come out.
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trying to figure out my NcSpft account, trying to get in on the beta but I canot locate my info lol
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trying to figure out my NcSpft account, trying to get in on the beta but I canot locate my info lol

I have that problem aswell. Simply contact them and give them your name,email and cd keys used on the games linked to your account and they should be able to help you get back in control of your account.
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OMGGGG NICE FIND!!

Now I gotta figure out a way to get in it...
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that fits right in the time when i get my first real gaming build in jan, when the 7950's are released! biggrin.gif
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Pretty much what I want to know, how to get in.

I've closed beta tested many, many games and would love to give my feedback on GW2 as it's my most anticipated game.
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