space marine 2 dev cancels beta, gives out free bolt pistol skin
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space marine 2 dev cancels beta, gives out free bolt pistol skin

Jul 01, 2024 11:35 AM

The much-anticipated Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine 2 open beta has been canceled so the development team can focus on finalizing the game for its upcoming launch. Developer Saber Interactive and publisher Focus Entertainment made the announcement on the Space Marine 2 Steam page, expressing appreciation for the fans' excitement and understanding. To compensate those who registered for the beta, they are providing a limited Bolt Pistol skin. Space Marine 2's official release date is set for September 9, 2024, on PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X|S.

nWhy was the open beta for Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine 2 canceled? n

The open beta was canceled to allow the development team to focus on optimization, polish, and fixing remaining issues to ensure the best possible experience at launch. The decision was made to prioritize delivering a high-quality game for its release date.


Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine 2 continues the story of Lieutenant Titus of the Ultramarines, who fights against the Tyranid invasion while also facing threats from the Chaos Marines. Along with a story-driven campaign, the game introduces a new three-player co-op mode called Operations, and competitive multiplayer that pits Space Marines against Chaos Marines in thrilling 6v6 PvP battles. The game builds on the lore of Games Workshop's iconic tabletop wargame, known for its dark sci-fi universe and strategic depth.

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