StarCraft 2 Beta Phase 1 Extended Until June 7

The first phase of the StarCraft II multiplayer beta was scheduled to end today. It isn't.

nope Blizzard has extended the beta through June 7 at which point it will go offline as the company preps for the retail launch on July 27.

It is suspected that the second phase will be an "open" stress test of the new Battle.net 2.0, similar to pre-release beta tests for Blizzard games like WarCraft III and Diablo 2.