Developer Maata Games announced Closed Beta testing for its free-to-play strategy based empire building MMO, Erectus the Game. Players take on the role of Homo sapiens 130,000 years in the past. At the time, they are forced to share the world with Homo erectus and end up engaged in a battle for the fate of humanity. Players build empires, raise armies, and team up against the common enemy.
The beta will be open to a limited number of players. Those interested in testing the game can grab a key via MMOGames.