MMO Developer WEBZEN is launching the first beta phase for its upcoming free-to-play Asian fantasy MMORPG ASTA – The War of Tears and Winds, today. This first round of testing is set to last a week, ending on Tuesday November 10 and will offer players an opportunity to play to level 50.
Players will get the chance to play as one of two factions, with a choice of 3 races per faction and 5 different classes. The two factions; The Asu and the Ora compete for control over a world inspired by Asian myths and legends. Each faction has 7 areas players can explore
Players will also have the opportunity to participate in open world PvP, dungeons, and team arenas and battlegrounds.
More information on ASTA, as well as signups for beta, is available at asta.webzen.com.