News has broken out stating Intrepid Studios’ Creative Director Steven Sharif decided to delay the launch of Alpha One’s NDA.
According to the article released by Sharif on the Ashes of Creation website, the reason why Intrepid Studios pushed back the testing dates is because of the issues they have encountered during their February testing. Players will not get to see footage of Ashes of Creation until they can fix the matter.
Despite the announcement of the delay, Intrepid Studios has released new dates. Steven Sharif stated they will be prolonging the NDA testing based on data collected during the February Alpha One Preview. It signifies their non-NDA Alpha One Preview is now scheduled to occur from May 14 to May 21, 2021, and their Alpha One test is scheduled from June 1 to June 30, 2021, which is for Alpha One Testers and Official Content Creators. Meanwhile, Intermittent spot testing for all Bravers and Intrepid Pack Holders will be from March 19 to June 1, 2021, will be covered by an NDA. You can also check this website for the detailed update from Steven and the team of Ashes of Creation: https://ashesofcreation.com/news/2021-03-12-an-update-on-alpha-one-schedule