Vanguard: Saga of Heroes beta kicks off

Fileplanetis opening the Wonka-doors andletting gamers run amuck in themassive world of Telon starting tomorrow, January 5th,with a week long exclusive betaaccessto Vanguard: Saga of Heroes.The gameis promising to build upon both the successes and shortcomings of other MMOs such as World of Warcraft and Everquest by offering character optionsa-plenty and a much more open ended experience than we've seen before.

Youbetter believethat playerseager enough to pre-order, andleave theirother online avatars to collect dust, will be up and on immediately, building themselves to god-like proportions right out of the gate.A week in a MMO can be an eternity, soyou Fileplanet subscribers should be quick to jump on the exclusive deal. But the even you Johnny-come-latelysshould be able to headheretomorrowfor info on scoring access to the open beta ASAP (emphasis on should be. At posting time, it's not yet active).

Vanguard comes from the creators behind the Everquest and could very well even throw a rod in the spokes of the seemingly unstoppable WOW wagon.If you still need convincing, feel free to check out ourextensive report on Vanguard: Saga of Heroes from a while back. See ya in Telon.

January 4, 2007