Winds of Magic - Beta 2 is live

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Heroes,

We just set the second beta of Winds of Magic live and are eagerly waiting to hear about your progress and feedback. Beta 2 will run from today (July 2) until July 9. Note: these dates may change.

In Beta 2, the NDA has been lifted.

Remember to leave your feedback

As always, your feedback on the beta are invaluable to us. Is there anything you felt worked especially well, or not well at all? Any thoughts or opinions you’d like to share? We’re all ears. You can find the feedback survey to let us know what you think down below.

 

Welcome to old and new beta participants

If you are new to the beta or just need to refresh your memory on what’s what, we’ve prepared this handy manual for you to read through as you prepare to head into the beta. Check it out!


FAQ

Q: I was invited and played the first beta, do I need to sign up for the second beta as well?

A: If you were part of beta 1 you are automatically eligible for beta 2 as well. No need to sign up again, just download and play!

Q: How do I sign-up to the beta?

A: We are no longer accepting sign-ups to the Winds of Magic Beta. Please join our Discord channel if you want information about future betas.

Q: How do I know if I got invited to the beta?

A: You will receive an email with a personal invitation.

Q: I’ve my code, now what?

A: Now you follow the steps below:

  1. Install the latest Steam Client from - https://store.steampowered.com/about/

  2. Run the Steam application and login (or create a new account.

  3. At the top left of the Steam interface along the top menu bar, click 'Games' > 'Activate a Product on Steam'.

  4. Click 'NEXT', read and agree to the Steam Agreements.

  5. Copy and past the code above (beneath where it says "YOUR PERSONAL BETA CODE") in to the 'Product Code' window input field in Steam

  6. Click 'NEXT' to authenticate the beta code and 'FINISH' to complete activation

  7. Select where to install the game and your shortcut options, then click 'NEXT' to complete the installation process

  8. Once downloaded, click the game in your 'LIBRARY' and select 'PLAY'

Q: How and where can I give feedback about the game?

A: On the Fatshark Discord in the 'open-beta-feedback' thread, the Fatshark Forums, as well as a survey which you can reach from the launcher.

Q: Will the Beta come to consoles?

A: This Beta will only run on PC.

Q: What are you expecting from me as a tester?

A: Most of all, we need your help. To get a better understanding of the balance and difficulty it is important for us to have your insights - from recruit to our most challenging difficulties! Everyone can contribute.