Game developer Maxis has announced plans to hold a second closed beta for its upcoming title SimCity. The company says it will run from 6am PST on February 16 to 6am PST on the following day.
This second beta will feature an enhanced version of the one-hour slice of gameplay of which January's initial closed beta consisted. PC gamers who have not yet signed up for the beta can do so at www.SimCity.com/beta to help contribute to the launch of SimCity. Sign-ups end at 6AM PST on February 11.
To go along with this announcement, a new trailer has been released. Titled "Heroes and Villains", this video shows the special 'Heroes and Villains' set that will be included with the limited edition version of the game.
SimCity has been rated "E10+" by the ESRB. The game is expected for release on PC and Mac on March 5th, 2013.