Journey beta kicks off next week

By Brenna Hillier, Friday, 24 June 2011 00:40 GMT

Journey, thatgamecompany’s highly-anticipated multiplayer adventure thing, will go into private beta next week.

The developer confirmed the beta via Twitter, commenting that slots are extremely limited.

Fans are advised to tune into thatgamecompany’s Facebook page and the PlayStation Blog for more details.

The beta was first outed by a report in USA Today.

The publication vaguely hinted it may be distributing access codes.

According to Joystiq, some players are already involved in a closed beta test.

The downloadable title is due on PlayStation 3 in northern autumn, and follows on from the independent developer’s success with flOw and Flower.

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