Ubisoft officially announced this week that the second closed beta session for Might & Magic Heroes VII will be open to players starting August 26. The beta will run through September 2. It begins on Wednesday at 12pm CET and ends on September 2 at 12pm CET.
Players who pre-ordered the game will still have guaranteed access to the second closed beta. However, due to the beta key giveaways, it will be playable beyond. Players can secure access to the second closed beta by pre-ordering the game. Or, they can register on the waitlist for the chance to play the beta. More details are available here.
The latest beta version will give players a chance to go deeper into the gameplay of the Haven and Academy factions. It will also offer access to two additional factions voted by the community: Sylvan and Dungeon. There will also be two Skirmish maps, The Dried Lands and the Bad Neighbors, will be back along with two new Skirmish maps: The Fire & Blood and the Irresponsible War. Players will be able to produce resources, expand their town, recruit armies and develop heroes to infiltrate other empires. The closed beta has no maximum level, and players will have unlimited access to the content until September 2.
Might & Magic Heroes VII will be available exclusively on Windows PC on September 29. You can also check out a trailer for the second beta below.