announce that they have accepted over (Dr. Evil voice) one million
sign-ups for the Age of Conan
beta test and that a new "femme fatale"
trailer is on the Age of Conan Website
word on the beta sign-ups:
Durham, USA – May 13, 2008 – Funcom and Eidos
are proud to confirm some of the impressive figures powering the Age of Conan
launch, and the two companies are happy to reveal that the Age of Conan Beta has
passed 1 million sign-ups! As one of the most anticipated MMO’s ever, the 1
million mark confirms the amazing interest in the game.
“Funcom has not been able to find any higher beta numbers for MMOs in the
western world,” said Morten Larssen, VP of Funcom Sales and Marketing. “We
believe it represents the largest ever beta sign-up figure in the history of the
In addition to the incredible beta numbers, Funcom confirms that almost 800.000
gamers have signed up for the Clan of Conan newsletter. The hundreds of
thousands following the development of the game have moreover resulted in a
rapidly growing forum community. Last week Funcom registered over 115.000 posts
on the official forums, across four languages. This comes in addition to Age of
Conan discussions on external forums and in other languages.