Are you a City of Heroes subscriber who wants to get a hands-on look at the upcoming free-to-play update? Then you'll be interested to know that the City of Heroes Freedom and Issue 21 VIP beta kicks off today, August 9, at 4 p.m. PDT. Here are the features you'll be able to try out:
"Delve into the next evolution of City of Heroes starting from the new Character creator and its myriad of improvements and additions, straight into the brand new combined tutorial and the updated Atlas Park and Mercy Island! And while you're at it, browse through the Paragon Market as well as the brand new Paragon Rewards system that supersedes the Veteran Program!"
Players will also get the opportunity to test out the new Time Manipulation Power Set in the VIP beta. You can take a look behind the themes, aesthetics and mechanics of the set in the design notes.