Sony Online Entertainment has meet at least one promise for SOE Live 2012, the firm’s yearly convention. To kick off the show the company announced the release date to one of its most anticipated titles, the MMOFPS PlanetSide 2. In beta since July, PS2 will go fully online on November 20, 2012, just before the US holiday of Thanksgiving. Where most of us play a ton of video games.
Creative Director Matt Higby elaborated on the release date and state of the beta. The major features and game mechanics have been completed, allowing the development team to focus on customer feedback and overall polish.
There have not been much additional details stemming from the convention for PS2 yet. When there’s more we’ll have it for you. Until then, feel free to check out our interview with Art Director Tramell Isaac discussing the improvements and new features players can expect from the original PlanetSide.