Numerous changes have occurred since the closed beta ended on June 21st. Players are now able to reach level 59, up from 40. Though all past progress was wiped during the preparation for open beta, those who made it to max level during the closed beta retain their character name. To support these additional levels, two new sections of the game are now open, as well as two additional dungeons, both available as normal and expert mode.
The open beta also unveils a vastly improved talent tree for all classes. Abilities have been streamlines into three loose tiers, making it easier forplayers to distinguish various talent roles. Rangers will now find bow skills in their top most tier, while daggers will be the lower most tier, with utility abilities sandwiched between the two. Warriors will find their tanking abilities at the top,their damage abilities on the bottom, and utility through the middle.
Want to make some extra EXP and currency while logged off? Need some help on atough quest or dungeon? Try out the Mercenary System, available now in open beta. Players can loan out their characters while offline to the mercenary system, where other players may hire them fora cost. When the player returns, they will have earned someextra experience and money, courtesy of the mercenary system!
Follow a captivating storyline and join fellow players in parties to challenge Instance Dungeons or band together in guilds for small and large scalefaction battles. Adventure in an ever-growing world filled with quests, crafting, an advanced Mercenary system and more. You can also ride epic mounts determined by your class.
Whether choosing to be a Guardian or a Knight, players begin by marching directly to www.playmaestia.com, and Registering to be part of the open beta, which includes the feedback from the closed beta testers.