View Full Version : Welcome to the Chaos Descending Beta!

10-08-2018, 09:34 PM
Hello, and welcome to the official Chaos Descending closed Beta forums!<br /><div align="center"><img src="https://assets-cdn.daybreakgames.com/uploads/dcsclient/000/000/186/541.png" class="bbCodeImage LbImage" alt="[IMG]" /></div>We'd like to thank you all for taking the time to help us test out the upcoming content for our 15th expansion! Throughout the beta period, these forums will be your one and only stop for leaving feedback, asking questions, and staying up-to-date with all of the Beta news.<br /> <br />If it's your first time joining an expansion Beta, here's some helpful information to help you get started:<br /> <br /><span style="font-size: medium"><b>How to provide testing feedback:</b></span><br /><ul><li>Use the /bug or /feedback command in game to open a window and submit information</li><li>Post issues and suggestions right here in the Chaos Descending Beta forums!</li></ul><span style="font-size: medium"><b>How to set up a test character for Beta:</b></span><br /><ul><li>The beta buff merchant is available in the expansion starting zone.</li><li>Grab a full set of gear to kick off your questing from Tishan's Lockbox!</li></ul><span style="font-size: medium"><b>How to copy your character over to the Beta server:</b></span><br /><ul><li>Log in your character and then type the /beta command.</li></ul><span style="font-size: medium"><b>To patch and get into the Beta servers:</b></span><br /><ul><li>Open your station Launchpad</li><li>In the top-left corner, click the 'Version' link which will open the 'Select Game Version' panel</li><li>Choose 'Beta' in the drop-down menu and then hit 'Apply' to begin patching</li><li>Hit 'Play' once the patching completes</li></ul><span style="font-size: medium"><b>Other Key Points:</b></span><br /><ul><li>Beta installs into a subfolder that takes about the same space as your live game version.</li><li>Remember to set the 'Version' back to your regular setting to access your normal server.</li><li>The Beta server may not be accessible at all times, as patching will occur when it is necessary.</li><li>The Beta server may be wiped periodically, meaning Beta characters can be deleted with or without notice.</li></ul>We look forward to hearing your feedback about Chaos Descending - we'll see you on the Beta server!