The first wave of Halo 3 Beta
registrants will be notified of their acceptances this week, bringing phase one of Bungie's registration process to a close. A brief statement posted on Halo3.com reads: "If you have been selected to participate, congratulations and stay tuned for an email notification on the week of January 22-26, 2007." Anyone expecting?
Two additional registration phases will follow, beginning with the "Rule of Three" Halo 2 playathon
(Feb. 1). The final invitations to join the beta will be granted through the purchase of specially-marked retail boxes
, which releases February 20
In related news, Microsoft has confirmed
that the Crackdown
demo, which will not
offer access to Halo 3 Beta
, will launch on Xbox Live tomorrow, January 23 (2:00 A.M. PST).
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