Pirate101 Beta ends this Saturday, October 6th, 2012 at 5:00pm US Central. The game will remain offline until the morning of October 8th, 2012, which is when Pirate101 begins its Head Start week for those who qualify. (All Beta players qualify for the Head Start week–See you Monday!)
That means all characters and their progress will be wiped over the weekend. I hoped the wipe would take place today and the original Beta testers would be allowed back into the game Saturday morning for 2 days of play before the world gets involved. But it looks like they’re not going to be able to do that.
You can read the entire message on Jack’s Captain’s Log.
But not all is lost! In consolation check out the other messages from today. It appears this is one of the gifts KI will be giving to say thank you. So if you’ve been a Beta Tester (either through Beta Key or Boochbeard Bundle) you will receive a special Gift from Pirate101. Continue reading