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Warhammer® Online's Beta Army Now Half A Million Strong And Growing

More Than 500,000 Sign Up for Early Access to EA Mythic's MMORPG Scheduled for Release in Q2 2008

Paris,– 13th December– GOA and EA Mythic today announced that Warhammer? Online: Age of Reckoning™ (W.A.R.), the highly anticipated massively-multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) from EA Mythic, has surpassed 500,000 closed beta registrants in North America and Europe. Beta testing resumes next week with a special sneak peek at the new Dark Elf lands and careers. Thanks to the tremendous response from fans around the world, the development team now has a strong pool of gamers to tap for W.A.R. final testing stages.

Poised to be one of the biggest new MMORPG releases releases of next year, W.A.R. is slated for official launch in Q2 2008. The Beta Center is still open and accepting recruits at:


Based on Games Workshop’s epic and longstanding tabletop fantasy war game, Warhammer Online features revolutionary Realm vs. Realm™ (RvR) game play that immerses players in a world of perpetual conflict. For more information, please visit www.war-europe.com.


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Peter Oliver,

Indigo Pearl

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