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Featuring Battleframe Discounts, Bonus Crystite, Dev-hosted Missions and More

Laguna Hills, Calif.ndash; Aug. 9, 2013ndash; Red 5 Studios trade; today announced Firefallrsquo;s first Open Beta event: Double Crystite Weekend. Beginning today at 4:59 p.m., the server-wide event features double Crystite rewards, discounted Battleframe unlocks, developer-hosted missions and easier access to Firefallrsquo;s latest zones. For additional information visit the official homepage: www.firefallthegame.com nbsp;

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Double Crystite: From Friday, Aug. 9 at 4:59 p.m. PDT to Sunday, Aug. 11 at 4:59 p.m. PDT, players will receive a 2x bonus to all Crystite drops and rewards in both PvE and PvP.

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Discounted Battleframe Unlocks: Players will be able to unlock new Battleframes for only seven Pilot Tokens (marked down from ten). This limited-time 30% discount will last until Tuesday, Aug. 20.

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Easier Access to New Areas: Players will be able to directly craft keys for easier access to Firefallrsquo;s latest zonesndash; Antarctica, Diamond Head and Sargasso Sea.

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Developer-hosted Missions: The developers and Red 5 Rangers will be inviting groups of players to join them on missions into Firefallrsquo;s first five-man story instance, Blackwater Anomaly. All players who participate will receive special rewards.

Players can join Firefallrsquo;s Open Beta for free by signing up at http://www.firefallthegame.com or purchase a Starter Pack with exclusive rewards at http://firefallthegame.com/starterpacks.


About Firefall

Firefall, an upcoming free-to-play MMO shooter, is set in a unique and beautiful science fiction universe 200 years in the future. Players are part of the last remnant of humanity on Earth, fighting to survive against all odds on a hostile planet ravaged by an aggressive energy storm and under attack by a mysterious humanoid race, known as the Chosen. One of the most anticipated PC games of 2013, Firefall consists of two triple-A components that will entice shooter fans: a polished PvP combat system tuned for elite-level eSports competition and a robust open world experience designed to immerse players in a deep storyline with dynamic events and social gameplay.

About Red 5 Studios

Red 5 Studios is an online game developer located in California, founded by Mark Kern, former team lead for World of Warcraft. Red 5 Studios is dedicated to bringing together millions of gamers across the world by creating immersive worlds, intriguing stories and compelling characters. They believe that online games and persistent worlds are the future of video games. Visit www.red5studios.com for more information.

Firefall, Red 5 Studios and all associated logos and designs are trademarks or registered trademarks of Red 5 Studios, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.


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