Quest Online announced that the Alganon Open Beta is scheduled to start on November 11th. This is the final stage of beta testing before Alganon's official launch on December 1st, 2009, recently delayed from its previous release date of October 31st.

Players wishing to participate in the Open Beta test will be able to join through numerous affiliate game sites including, but not limited to, IGN via Direct2Drive/FilePlanet, MMORPG.COM, Curse Gaming, as well as the Alganon and MyAlganon websites.

Alganon's recent beta updates have included many additions and enhancements including:

* New Quests, Creatures, Weapons, Armor, Mounts, and Pets
* Enhanced environments and visual effects
* New Class actions, abilities and studies
* Full guild support with MyAlganon tie-ins
* Banks, Shared Mail, Auction and Consignment houses
* Study Queue, enhanced Tradeskill recipes
* Updated Alganon Installer
* Numerous bug fixes revolving around connectivity and stability
* Improved client framerate
* A highly-interdependent crafting systems that encourages crafters to work together
* A Family system that helps unite players with similar play styles
* New in-game ticket system tied directly to Support
* A rich and vibrant MMORPG community