Aug. 21, 2000
Len over at has posted a sizeable interview with the Playnet guys on their upcoming World War II Online game.

Q. Give us a quick overview. What the heck is WW2 Online anyway?

Mo: It's a vitamin alternative….no wait…it's a starch supplement. Crud! What the heck IS it? Snail? Oh yeah…WW2 Online is a persistent world, multiple vehicle simulation of WW2 air/land/sea combat.
Articles and Other
Aug. 28, 2000
Development update
Aug. 7, 2000
Development update
July 5, 2000
CRS announces it's moving into Phase III
June 7, 2000
CRS annouces information on the first phases of Beta
May 24, 2000
CRS announces that signup for "Closed Beta" ends Fri. May 24th
May 22,2000
CRS announces it's entering it's final developement stages before "Closed Beta"
May 13, 2000
Platnet announces it will launch a game portal
May 12, 2000
Playnet and CRS announce WWIIOL as the flagship premium game for Playnet's Internet game service.
May 10, 2000
Posted at Offical Site
The closed beta application form has been posted. Please keep in mind that filling out the application does not ensure you a spot in the closed testing but that everyone will be able to participate in the open beta scheduled for later this year.

May 3, 1999
Playnet is formed
Jan. 5, 2000
Playnet - Press Release
WWIIOL HQ named official affiliate
April 3, 2000
Playnet - Press Release named
first service-wide affiliate
May 11, 2000
Playnet - Press Release
Four Releases
Aug. 7, 2000
Playnet - Press Release
Two New Affiliates
Aug. 9, 2000
Playnet - Press Release
First Release
Nov. 4, 2000
Playnet - Press Release
WII Online website launched


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