Paradox Interactive has announced that signups for the closed beta of its strategy RPG Crusader Kings II is now live on the site. Gamers who are interested in engaging in the beta can sign up from now until 17th October.
Crusader Kings II is developed by the same internal development team that did the original Europa Universalis, Hearts of Iron and Victoria series, and puts the player in the role of a monarch. How the monarch rules is up to the player. The player has the option to be benevolent, ruthless, tyrannical, cunning - all that is required is that the player maintain his seat of power.
Check out the official trailer in the video below.