Applications for the beta be accepted at the game's official site until December 1, which is when the closed beta officially kicks off. While the MMO has already been released internationally, this marks the its first English release.
Similar to all other Aeria titles, Shin Megami Tensei: Imagine Online will be a free-to-play game, with revenue coming from the sales of option in-game items. The company has not yet stated when the game will launch for the public.
The next Shin Megami Tensei game on a console arrives December 9, when Atlus debuts the offline-only social-minded RPG Persona 4 (PS2) in North America.
As much as I love the Shin Megami Tensei world, concept and art, I have no patience for another Asian grindfest. Pass.