Beta 2 of Winds of Magic is coming

First off, we want to thank all of you who participated in the beta of Winds of Magic last week. All the feedback you’ve given us has been immensely useful and our team is hard at work making sure the expansion is the best it can possibly be come launch.

Today we are happy to announce that we will be hosting a second beta: Beta 2 of Winds of Magic. Beta 2 will run between July 2 - July 9 (dates may change).


If you tested the first beta of Winds of Magic, then you are automatically eligible for Beta 2 as well. However, we have opened sign-ups to new players who would like to join in and test the expansion.


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 -

  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.


Excited for the release of Winds of Magic? So are we! If you haven’t wishlisted the expansion on Steam yet, here’s a reminder.