Nival Interactive has announced that it is now accepting applications for an open beta test of Etherlords II's new multiplayer modes and auto-rating server. The beta registration is open to all those interested in helping test the game online and providing feedback. To register, simply use the form located on the game's Web site.
Strategy First is expected to release Etherlords II later this year. The game will offer a blend of role-playing and strategy gameplay elements with tactical combat reminiscent of trading-card games. Etherlords II will have five campaigns set in a 3D fantasy world, and there will be hundreds of spells and creatures to choose from to gain a tactical edge. For more details, check out our previous coverage of the game.