A closed beta for MotorStorm Apocalypse is currently underway, sources involved in the matter have revealed.
Invites set to those with access to the beta have found their way online. They confirm that a private beta client is now available for download to invitees via PSN, as
Although the beta can be played at any time, the invite requests that players "endeavour to support the beta test" by playing during four play time 'Event Nights' that span the next couple of weeks - inevitably intended to apply more stress to servers for testing purposes.
Sony has confirmed that a Motorstorm Apocalypse demo is on the way to PS3, although no date was announced. The full game is released on March 18 in the UK and April 12 in the US.