Planetside 2 is a free to play, massively multi-player online game (MMO or MMOG), first person shooter (FPS). Gameplay involves fighting on large continent-sized maps alongside and against hundreds or thousands of other players.
As a free to play game, Planetside 2 is funded by the sale of cosmetic items / guns / and experience boosts sold using Station Cash (SC). Many items can be acquired through either SC or experience points (certs).
Gameplay takes place on a number of continents, which are fought over for control by three factions:
VS - Vanu Sovreignty
TR - Terran Republic
NC - New Conglomerate
A variety of weapons, aircraft, and vehicles may be used in combat.
Planetside 2 is the sequel to the original Planetside.
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|Version||Description||Rating||Wine version||Test results||Comments|
|Beta||The closed beta of Planetside 2, accessible prior to release. Beta servers are no longer available.||Bronze||1.5.16||4||19|
|Release||This is the official release version; basically the `stable' branch. This version should have the most players available.||Silver||1.9.23||37||309|